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Virgin names frequent flyer CEO

written by australianaviation.com.au | April 3, 2012
Virgin Australia has a new frequent flyer business. (Paul Robson)

Virgin Australia has created a separate business division for its Velocity Frequent Flyer program and has appointed former Qantas executive Neil Thompson as CEO of the new branch.

Virgin said the move reflected its increasing focus on its frequent flyer program.

“The Velocity Frequent Flyer program is critical to Virgin Australia’s goal of becoming the airline of choice in Australia and we are confident this new structure will help us achieve that,” Virgin CEO John Borghetti said.

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Thompson held a number of senior position at Qantas before leaving as Group General Manager of Loyalty Marketing in 2008. Subsequent to that he worked at a US company that advises airlines on frequent flyer programs.

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Virgin names frequent flyer CEO

written by australianaviation.com.au | April 3, 2012
Virgin Australia has a new frequent flyer business. (Paul Robson)

Virgin Australia has created a separate business division for its Velocity Frequent Flyer program and has appointed former Qantas executive Neil Thompson as CEO of the new branch.

Virgin said the move reflected its increasing focus on its frequent flyer program.

“The Velocity Frequent Flyer program is critical to Virgin Australia’s goal of becoming the airline of choice in Australia and we are confident this new structure will help us achieve that,” Virgin CEO John Borghetti said.

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Thompson held a number of senior position at Qantas before leaving as Group General Manager of Loyalty Marketing in 2008. Subsequent to that he worked at a US company that advises airlines on frequent flyer programs.

Steer your own in-flight experience – available on print and digital Whether our classic glossy magazine in your letterbox, daily news updates in your inbox, peeling back a few layers in the podcast or our monthly current affair reports, you can count on us to keep you up to date. Sign up today for just $99.95 for more exclusive offers here. Subscribe now at australianaviation.com.au.

Virgin names frequent flyer CEO

written by australianaviation.com.au | April 3, 2012
Virgin Australia has a new frequent flyer business. (Paul Robson)

Virgin Australia has created a separate business division for its Velocity Frequent Flyer program and has appointed former Qantas executive Neil Thompson as CEO of the new branch.

Virgin said the move reflected its increasing focus on its frequent flyer program.

“The Velocity Frequent Flyer program is critical to Virgin Australia’s goal of becoming the airline of choice in Australia and we are confident this new structure will help us achieve that,” Virgin CEO John Borghetti said.

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Thompson held a number of senior position at Qantas before leaving as Group General Manager of Loyalty Marketing in 2008. Subsequent to that he worked at a US company that advises airlines on frequent flyer programs.

Steer your own in-flight experience – available on print and digital Whether our classic glossy magazine in your letterbox, daily news updates in your inbox, peeling back a few layers in the podcast or our monthly current affair reports, you can count on us to keep you up to date. Sign up today for just $99.95 for more exclusive offers here. Subscribe now at australianaviation.com.au.

Virgin names frequent flyer CEO

written by australianaviation.com.au | April 3, 2012
Virgin Australia has a new frequent flyer business. (Paul Robson)

Virgin Australia has created a separate business division for its Velocity Frequent Flyer program and has appointed former Qantas executive Neil Thompson as CEO of the new branch.

Virgin said the move reflected its increasing focus on its frequent flyer program.

“The Velocity Frequent Flyer program is critical to Virgin Australia’s goal of becoming the airline of choice in Australia and we are confident this new structure will help us achieve that,” Virgin CEO John Borghetti said.

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Thompson held a number of senior position at Qantas before leaving as Group General Manager of Loyalty Marketing in 2008. Subsequent to that he worked at a US company that advises airlines on frequent flyer programs.

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