West Star Aviation Names Keith Schroeder Midwest Regional Sales Manager
May 24, 2018 – West Star Aviation is pleased to announce Keith Schroeder as Regional Sales Manager (RSM) for West Star Aviation. Keith will be responsible for the Midwest territory which includes Illinois, Missouri, Wisconsin, Minnesota, Iowa, Kansas, North Dakota, South Dakota, Nebraska and Manitoba Canada.
Keith has over 40 years of experience in the aviation industry and has an extensive technical background in corporate aircraft maintenance and modification sales. He worked for various industry-leading companies such as KC Aviation, Bombardier, Gulfstream, and General Dynamics Aviation Services.
“Keith is a great addition to the West Star team; he will certainly be an asset internally, as well as to our customers,” said Jim Swehla, Co-founder/ Executive Vice President of Sales & Marketing, West Star Aviation.
Voted #1 Preferred MRO for five consecutive years from 2014-2018 in Professional Pilot Magazine’s annual “Preferences Regarding Aviation Services and Equipment” (PRASE) Survey, West Star Aviation specializes in the repair and maintenance of airframes, windows, and engines, as well as major modifications, avionics installation and repair, interior refurbishment, surplus avionics sales, accessory services, paint and parts.
In addition to its facilities in East Alton, IL; Grand Junction, CO; and Chattanooga, TN, West Star Aviation runs maintenance operations at Aspen-Pitkin County Airport in Aspen, CO; Chicago Executive Airport in Chicago, IL; Centennial Airport in Denver, CO and Conroe-North Houston Regional Airport in Houston, TX. The company also provides complete FBO services for transient aircraft at its newly remodeled East Alton and Grand Junction facilities. West Star Aviation is an industry leader in technical experience and expertise while providing world-class customer services in all the organization’s divisions. For more information visit www.weststaraviation.com or call 800-922-2421.