Posted on: 15 April 2014 by Mark Howells
Viking Air has appointed Evan McCorry to the new role of vice-president, international sales and marketing, responsible for the management and continued development of the international sales and marketing campaign for Viking and the Twin Otter Series 400 aircraft.
McCorry joins Viking from the role of vice-president of Latin American Sales at Beechcraft Corporation. He has also held senior management positions at Raytheon Aircraft/Hawker Beechcraft, NMF America, and Bombardier Aerospace/Learjet. Throughout his career, McCorry has mastered a wide spectrum of aerospace functions, including flight testing and certification activities, supply chain development and manufacturing, programme management, quality, engineering, tooling, and global sourcing.
“We are pleased to welcome Evan to this dynamic role, where his combination of positive energy and process-driven focus will be a welcome addition to Viking’s executive team,” stated David Curtis, Viking president & CEO. “Evan’s depth of experience in several different aspects of the aerospace industry will be instrumental to our expanding product development and international sales programmes.”