business meetings and executive
functions. The center’s intimate
scale affords groups undivided
attention from AAAE’s meeting
concierge and audio visual team.
AAAE’s Corporate Engagement
and Partnerships division
manages sponsorships and exhibit
opportunities for businesses serving
the aviation industry by providing
brand exposure and interaction
with key decision-makers. With
these programs, companies receive
customized and coordinated
marketing across AAAE channels,
including a presence in the
association’s award-winning Airport
Magazine, on the AAAE website,
and on meeting signage, and
have their promotional materials
distributed to all meeting attendees.
The division also created the
Prime Partner Program, providing
additional exposure for strategic
The AAAE Marketing Department includes marketing, graphic design and production.
Marketing helps to keep members
informed of benefits and services, as
well as important meetings, training
and professional development.
Many of the communications
members receive by email and
print, as well as print materials on
meetings, come from Marketing,
as does the look and feel of almost
every meeting AAAE provides.
Marketing also provides the AAAE
Online Member Store to help
members wear their AAAE pride.
MEETINGS DEPARTMENT (back row, left to right): Jared Pierce,
manager-meetings; Jacky Sher Raker, executive vice president,
meetings, membership, marketing and administration; Amy Trivette,
staff vice president, corporate engagement and partnerships;
Natalie Fleet, vice president-meetings. Front row (left to right):
Amanda McCollough, manager, exhibits and sponsorships; Christine
Montgomery, manager-meetings; Erin O’Connor, meetings coordinator;
Jonna Thoma, senior manager-meetings.
MARKETING DEPARTMENT (left to right) Beth Arritt, director-marketing;
Krystal Jaeger, manager-marketing and meetings; Secha Elliott, graphic
artist; Steve Wallace, production center specialist.