Vince Ryan has been promoted to AirBridgeCargo (ABC) Airlines vice president North and South America, four years after joining the airline.
He will be based in New York and will continue the development of ABC’s growing business and network in the Americas, which includes Boeing 747 Freighter connections to Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas, Houston, Los Angeles and Seattle.
Ryan started his 34-year cargo career with Flying Tigers and later the Port Authority of New York & New Jersey before joining British Airways World Cargo as manager – cargo development USA in 1989.
He spent 10 years with Global Freight Exchange ultimately as vice president – global business development before joining Southern Air as director of marketing.
Ryan joined ABC in 2013 as cargo manager, Americas, then cargo sales manager Americas & global account development before the new role.
Commenting on his new role, Ryan says: “Since ABC launched its first route in the U.S. in 2011, we have consistently grown our network and volumes by listening to our customers and providing the level of capacity they need to and from major North American cargo gateways.”
“We are making a long-term commitment to being a major cargo partner to our customers in both North and South America, and with our growing fleet of Boeing 747 freighters we will be proactively looking for new opportunities in both markets.”