The Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport Authority seeks a Chief Business Development Officer (CBDO). He/She will be a senior leadership position and will participate in decisions guided by the Board of Directors. He/She is responsible for developing industry partnerships to better serve the region by enhancing economic development. A key role is to lead the air service development efforts, recruitment of airlines and expansion of existing airline routes. The role is responsible for maintaining and strengthening relationships with elected officials, and existing and prospective tenants. The position will serve as the Public Information Officer and will be responsible for developing marketing strategies to increase utilization, airport branding, and development of cargo activities.
Minimum qualifications: •Bachelor’s Degree •10+ years experience culminating in strategic business development Preferred qualifications: •Advanced Degree in Business, Law, or Economics How to apply: Email cover letter and resume to Bridget.Pitcock@flyxna.com Position open until filled
About Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport
Our mission is to ensure that the safest and most modern aviation infrastructure is in place to satisfy the needs of the traveling public. Environmentally conscious travel and development will be used to protect the natural splendor of the region while providing reliable, cost-effective and convenient transportation for the public we serve.