Waterford, Mich. – Tracy Neil has been named Director of Marketing of Pentastar Aviation, effective this month. In this newly created position, Neil reports directly to Brad Bruce, the Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Pentastar Aviation.
“Tracy brings a wealth of marketing and strategic business planning experience to Pentastar Aviation,” said Bruce. “She will be responsible for our full range of marketing, brand development, media relations, social media, internal communications, and corporate citizenship activities. We are delighted to welcome her to the Pentastar Aviation team.”
Greg Schmidt, President and Chief Executive Officer for Pentastar Aviation, added, “We have been searching for the right candidate to lead our marketing efforts for some time. Tracy’s unique background – which spans strategic and tactical roles, within a variety of industries – is clearly going to be a tremendous asset for us going forward, as we continue to grow into new market segments and expand our customer relationships.”
Prior to joining Pentastar Aviation, Tracy had served as the Brand Manager for Service Products at Federal-Mogul Motorparts. Previously, she held marketing/communications positions of increasing responsibility at Budco, Kelly Services, and TMP Worldwide. She is a graduate (BA in English) of the University of Michigan – Dearborn.
“I am thrilled to join the Pentastar Aviation team,” said Neil. “It is an extraordinary privilege to support this iconic aviation brand, and I look forward to contributing to the continued growth in both existing and new business sectors over the coming years.”
For over 50 years, Pentastar Aviation has been a leader in the world of business aviation. Pentastar Aviation provides award-winning aircraft maintenance, aircraft management services, aviation advisors, avionics design/installation/repair, custom aircraft interiors, and aircraft charter through Pentastar Aviation Charter, Inc. The Pentastar Aviation repair station at Oakland International (KPTK) airport is among the most expansive and well-equipped facilities in the nation. Pentastar Aviation’s world-class FBO at Oakland County International Airport provides exceptional customer service and amenities to regional, continental and global travelers. Pentastar Aviation is a proud provider of Avfuel branded fuels.