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Stan Wilson New President of Columbia Helicopters

 - March 4, 2013, 2:35 PM

Stan Wilson has been promoted to president of Columbia Helicopters (Booth No. C811). A member of the Columbia team since 1986, Wilson was vice president of finance for the past 13 years. The move has long been planned, according to Columbia. “Our company’s current global economic outlook has finally offered us the opportunity to implement some changes we have been planning for some time,” said former president and CEO Mike Fahey, who will remain as CEO. “As we see significant new opportunities for globalgrowth as an organization, we determined the timing is right to align our leadership team for the future growth of Columbia Helicopters. The first step in this transition process was to promote Stan to president, where he will transition over to managing the organization.” Fahey will focus on strategic partnerships, new client development and exploring strategic growth opportunities.