Posted on: 06 September 2011 by Mark Howells
Embraer has named aerospace public relations doyen Bob Stangarone as its new vice-president, corporate communications, for North America.
Stangarone, who joins from Cessna Aircraft Company where he has been vice-president, corporate communications since 2005, will be based at the Embraer’s US headquarters in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
“Bob’s broad and deep global experience in commercial, military and business aviation, his comprehensive understanding of the aviation industry in general and vast experience with media management make him the perfect fit for this important position,” declared Gary Spulak, president, Embraer Aircraft Holding.
Earlier in his career, Stangarone was managing editor of Business & Commercial Aviation magazine, and held senior communications positions with companies such as United Technologies (Pratt & Whitney and Sikorsky), Rolls-Royce North America and Fairchild Dornier.