Posted on: 17 December 2014 by Ross McSweeny
Russ Johnson (pictured) is set to join Custom Control Concepts (CCC) as chief technical officer, reporting directly to the company’s CEO, Bill Weaver.
“Johnson’s experience and vision will help lead CCC to the next level of in-flight entertainment and cabin management system product development. Our customers demand the very latest technologies and Russ’ leadership of our technical and product management teams will ensure that we deliver and exceed our customers’ expectations” commented Weaver. “We are very pleased that Russ has joined our team at a time when we are introducing several new technology products for VIP 787 aircraft.”
Over the past 12-years, Johnson has operated his own engineering consulting firm, providing product development and strategy for many of the major in-flight entertainment firms as well as airframe OEMs. During his 25 year career, Johnson also served as director of strategy for Panasonic Avionics and VP of corporate development at Airshow.