Delta Air Lines (NYSE: DAL) has named Henry Kuykendall to Vice President — New York and promoted Chuck Imhof to Vice President — New York Sales to lead the airline´s continued dedication to New York.
Since 2011, Kuykendall has served as Delta´s Vice President — Airport Customer Service at New York´s John F. Kennedy International Airport, where he oversaw a growing Delta network; the May 2013 opening of Delta´s USD1.2 billion state-of-the-art international gateway at JFK´s Terminal 4; and a USD175 million second-phase extension of 11 additional gates in January 2015.
Imhof joined Delta in 2009 as head of the airline´s New York sales team and has since led the growth of key business verticals including entertainment & production, consulting, private equity and banking. These successful account relationships have contributed significantly to an increase in Delta´s New York revenue of more than 80 percent since 2010.
Gail Grimmett, Senior Vice President — New York, will join Travel Leaders Group as President of its newly-created Elite Travel Division comprising Protravel International and Tzell Travel Group.
Delta Air Lines operates more than 500 peak-day departures to more than 130 destinations worldwide from its hubs at LaGuardia Airport and John F. Kennedy International Airport.
Delta Air Lines serves nearly 180 million customers each year. Headquartered in Atlanta, Delta employs nearly 80,000 employees worldwide and operates a mainline fleet of more than 800 aircraft.