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Three fresh faces join the Jet East contingent
Mark Daniels, Cory Kolman and Mike Hamilton have been brought onboard by Jet East. All three have many years of experience under their belts, either in the US military or working for well-known operators.

US aircraft maintenance business Jet East has added Mark Daniels to its family as Citation product director at the company's Dallas Love Field facility in Texas. Having years of experience in aviation in various capacities, the company says there is no doubt Daniels will make an immediate impact.

Daniels has had an impressive and diverse career in the aviation industry. He began in the military with the United States Marine Corps, where he started as a mechanic and eventually became a helicopter crew chief. After leaving the military, he continued working on helicopters in the National Guard before moving to work on larger aircraft, such as 747s and DC 10s at Dee Howards. He later found himself at Lockheed Martin at the Kelly Airforce Base, where he worked on C-5s. Daniels eventually joined Cessna, where he spent 23 years before becoming the director of maintenance on a Falcon 900EX. As the Citation product director at Jet East, he will use his expertise and skill set to advance the company's growth.

Brian Leitschuck, general manager at the Dallas facility, says; “There is no better feeling than knowing that the Jet East name is being represented by the best that the aviation industry has to offer. Mark's knowledge, coupled with the relationships he has established, make him the perfect candidate for this position.”

Daniels adds: “I'm thrilled to work for Jet East. I believe this is a company that truly values its employees and customers alike. I am devoted to contributing my best to the team and helping the company reach new heights.”

Cory Kolman will be joining the company as the regional sales director, west coast. He will be based in Las Vegas and brings an abundance of expertise with a proven track record of success in sales.

Stephen Maiden, president and CEO of Jet East states: “What sets Cory apart is his exceptional character, defined by honesty and integrity. These qualities, combined with his deep knowledge of the aviation industry, make him the ideal candidate for this role. He has a long list of accomplishments and a reputation for being a trusted advisor to his clients. We are confident that he will make a significant impact in driving our growth forward.”

Cory is eager to immediately engage and contribute to the success of Jet East. He notes: “I am excited to join the Jet East team as the regional sales director for the west coast. The company's reputation for delivering exceptional service and quality work to its clients and its commitment to innovation and growth make it an exciting place to be. I look forward to working with the team and helping the company succeed.”

Mike Hamilton is also being welcomed to the Jet East family as the new regional sales director of the Great Lakes region. As a company committed to providing exceptional aviation services, Jet East is thrilled to have Mike join its team.

Before finding his way to Jet East, Hamilton had an impressive career spanning multiple areas of the aviation industry. With more than 30 years of aviation experience, beginning in the US Navy as a helicopter mechanic, he eventually became a utility crewman. After his service, Mike transitioned to a civilian career as a maintenance manager for Flight Options, director of maintenance for Great Lakes Aviation, director of logistics for a V-22 Osprey programme, director of maintenance procurement at Travel Management Company and VP of operations for Jet East Trenton. Most recently, he served as a regional sales manager with Constant Aviation.

Maiden comments: “We are thrilled to welcome Mike back to the Jet East team, and we are confident that his extensive work experience and expertise will be invaluable in driving our goals forward. With his impressive track record, we look forward to achieving even greater success and delivering exceptional service to our valued customers.”

Hamilton adds: “By implementing fresh ideas and new strategies to drive sales within the company, the sky is the limit. I am very excited to roll up my sleeves and get to work with a clear goal to ensure long-term success for Jet East.”

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