List of notable or famous Alaska Airlines employees, listed alphabetically with photos when available. This list is a directory of the best Alaska Airlines employees, showcasing only the most prominent Alaska Airlines employees of all time. This list features past and present top Alaska Airlines managers, including both current and retired Alaska Airlines executives and alumni. Well-known Alaska Airlines staff along with current and former Alaska Airlines employees were and still are crucial to the company's success, as without these hard working men and women Alaska Airlines would never be what it is today.
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Bradley D. Tilden
Brad Tilden is president and chief executive officer of Alaska Airlines and Alaska Air Group which is the parent company of Alaska Airlines and its sister carrier Horizon Air. On May 15, 2012 Tilden replaced Bill Ayer as the company's chief executive officer. As a young student Tilden's love of airplanes began on a field trip to the airport where he saw his first Boeing 727. After graduating from Highline High School in 1979 Tilden enrolled at Pacific Lutheran University. Originally planning on becoming a teacher Tilden eventually became interested in business and would earn a degree in business administration and accounting. Following graduation Tilden worked for eight years at the ...more
Gregg Saretsky is the current President and CEO of WestJet, a carrier based in Calgary, Alberta. He has served in that position since April 2010, after the resignation of Sean Durfy. He grew up in a Montreal suburb to a French mother and a German father. He moved with his family to Richmond, British Columbia, in 1970. He acquired a Bachelor of science in microbiology and biochemistry in 1982 and a master of business administration in 1984, both at University of British Columbia. 1985-1998 he had been CEO at Canadian Airlines International Ltd., 1998-2008 he was executive at Seattle based Alaska Airlines Inc. In mid 2009 he joined WestJet Airlines Ltd. as vacation vice-president, in April ...more