ST. GEORGE, Utah, July 29, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- SkyWest Airlines, a subsidiary of SkyWest, Inc. (NASDAQ: SKYW), is pleased to announce the promotion of Marissa Snow to director – Corporate Communications and People Programs. In this new role, Snow will oversee all of SkyWest Airlines' corporate communications, business and leisure travel, and people programs. She will report to Lori Hunt, vice president – People.
"Marissa is an exceptionally dedicated employee who brings to this new position a fierce loyalty for all things SkyWest and a belief that SkyWest's culture is defined by its people," said Hunt. "Her focus and strategic vision have already proven invaluable and will continue to benefit all SkyWest team members and stakeholders as she takes on these new responsibilities."
In her nearly 10 years at SkyWest, Snow has held a variety of positions within the corporate communications team and was named manager in 2006. Since that time, she has overseen the development and implementation of a new approach to communications at all levels of the company, led a redesign of internal and external websites, and increased social media engagement as the company has more than doubled in number of employees and partners. Snow has also helped coordinate the communication outreach of industry trade groups and has received multiple awards for her work.
Snow graduated from Brigham Young University with a bachelor's degree in communications and lives in St. George, Utah with her husband and daughter.
This press release and additional information about SkyWest Airlines can be found at www.skywest.com.
About SkyWest Airlines: As a leading air service provider offering global access to millions of people each month, SkyWest partners with the world's largest network carriers including United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Alaska Airlines and US Airways. With a fleet of 330 aircraft, SkyWest's more than 10,000 aviation professionals operate more than 1,900 flights each day to 175 destinations throughout North America. SkyWest is known for its industry-leading workforce, exceptional leadership team, and continued solid operational and economic performance. The airline is headquartered in St. George, Utah. Visit www.skywest.com for more information and follow @SkyWestAirlines on Twitter.
SOURCE SkyWest Airlines