Laddie Irion, a more than three-decade aviation consulting industry veteran, has joined Parsons (NYSE: PSN) as aviation practice leader.
He will oversee the company’s investment and growth strategies in the aviation sector in Asia and North America as well as support staffing, customer satisfaction and project delivery activities, Parsons said Monday.
Mark Fialkowski, an executive vice president at Parsons, said Irion has worked on over 100 aviation projects in the U.S. and overseas and brings to the company years of leadership experience delivering a wide range of aviation services.
Irion most recently served as a senior VP and national aviation market sector leader at infrastructure design firm HNTB. He previously worked at URS as a VP and air transportation business line director.
He is the immediate past chair of the World Business Partners/Associates Board of Directors for the Airports Council International – North America and takes part in several industry organizations including the Airport Consultants Council and the American Association of Airport Executives.