A4A names new vice president, communications

Airline industry trade organization Airlines for America (A4A) has named Penny Kozakos as Vice President, Communications, the company said.

Kozakos joins A4A from public relations firm Burson-Marsteller where she is currently managing director, overseeing the operations and integration of the firm´s largest global account.

In her new role, Kozakos will continue to evolve A4A´s campaigns that support A4A member airlines and expand outreach with national, regional and trade media outlets. Kozakos will also oversee A4A´s digital media team.

Kozakos will start Jan. 4, 2016.

Airlines for America advocates on behalf of the American airline industry as a model of safety, customer service and environmental responsibility and as the indispensable network that drives our nation´s economy and global competitiveness.