HONOLULU – November 5, 2014 – Hawaiian Airlines has appointed Phil Moore to the position of vice president - IT. He is responsible for overseeing the airline’s information technology needs as its operations continue to expand with the addition of new aircraft and more employees. He reports to Ron Anderson-Lehman, Hawaiian Airlines executive vice president and chief administrative officer.
“Phil’s background and leadership will help us keep our operations efficient and productive as we mature our IT capabilities to meet the ever-increasing IT needs of our growing business,” said Anderson-Lehman. “We look forward to the contributions he will make at Hawaiian Airlines with his combined experience in the IT and airline industries.”
Moore brings more than 20 years of IT management and leadership experience to Hawaiian Airlines. He most recently served as managing director, systems engineering & operations at US Airways and its parent company, American Airlines, where he oversaw an IT staff of more than 150, responsible for all data center engineering and IT operations globally. Prior to that, he held a number of key leadership positions including chief technology officer at toymaker company, Mattel; director, zone Americas data centers at Nestlè SA Globe Center Americas; and senior manager, systems management at America West Airlines.
Moore holds Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Valparaiso University, a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Arizona and Master of Science degree in Finance from Indiana University’s Kelley School of Business.
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Now in its 85th year of continuous service, Hawaiian is Hawai‘i’s biggest and longest-serving airline, as well as the largest provider of passenger air service from its primary visitor markets on the U.S. Mainland. Hawaiian offers non-stop service to Hawai‘i from more U.S. gateway cities (11) than any other airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, China, Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa and Tahiti. Hawaiian also provides approximately 160 jet flights daily between the Hawaiian Islands, with a total of more than 200 daily flights system-wide.
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