SkyLink Aviation, Inc., a leading aviation transport and logistics service provider today announced that David Dacquino will transition out as President and Chief Executive Officer effective immediately.
The Company also announced that the Board has appointed Rima Saleh as President and Philip Hampson will assume the role of Executive Chairman. Mr. Dacquino will continue to serve as a member of the Board of Directors on various SkyLink entities during this transition.
Dacquino said, “I am very proud of the SkyLink team and their continued work and dedication during this time of transformation.”
Hampson said, “Rima Saleh and I look forward to continuing the business development plans for SkyLink and we also look forward to working closely with our senior management team and all of our associates around the world to execute SkyLink’s transformation process. These efforts are expected to provide immediate benefits to SkyLink and its subsidiaries and position us for more profitable growth in the future.”
About Rima Saleh: Rima Saleh has worked for SkyLink since early 2008. She brings with her over 25 years of aviation experience in both passenger and cargo services with a primary focus on Sales, Customer Support, Operations, Government Affairs and P&L Management. She currently serves as the Executive Vice President of Business Development.
About Philip Hampson: Mr. Hampson is President of NGPI Canada Inc., a Toronto based merchant banking firm. Mr. Hampson is a director and officer of a number of companies and has been Chairman of the Board of Directors for SkyLink since 2013.
About SkyLink: For over 20 years in more than 75 countries, SkyLink has executed difficult jobs in difficult places while often performing missions in challenging environments. An approved vendor for the UN, SkyLink operates in support of peace keeping missions, disaster relief, military contingency operations, humanitarian operations, and other governmental and commercial applications. The company is strategically positioned in countries to serve global as well as North American regional customers.
Contact: Teresa L. Champion
Company Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer