News/Events

Greg Kinsella Joins Priester Aviation as VP of Business Development

Nov 11 2014

WHEELING, Ill. (November 11, 2014) - Adding another private aviation veteran to its executive team, Priester Aviation, LLC, announced the addition of Greg Kinsella as Vice President of Business Development, specializing in both Part 91 and 135 aircraft management solutions. Kinsella was formerly the president and CEO of Key Air, and is Vice Chairman of the Air Charter Safety Foundation.

He will be based on the east coast.

"Greg is a 20-year veteran of the private aviation industry," said Andy Priester, president and CEO of Priester Aviation. "I could not be happier adding his knowledge, experience, and professionalism to our team. I have never met anyone that has dealt with Greg that hasn't shared how great he is to work with. He will be our third key executive in the northeast supporting our eight New York regional aircraft. The Northeast is our fastest growing region."

Kinsella has held key positions at major airframe and engine OEMs including British Aerospace/BAe Systems, Saab Aircraft and Rolls-Royce. He holds a degree in Aviation Management/Flight Technology from the Florida Institute of Technology and holds commercial pilot and CFI/CFII certificates.

"Business development is my passion, especially with regard to aviation," said Kinsella. "I look forward to bringing that spirit to Priester in this dynamic new role."