JetBlue appoints president & COO

JetBlue Airways Corp. (Nasdaq: JBLU) has announced it has named Joanna Geraghty to president and chief operating officer, along with other changes to the company´s senior leadership in the coming weeks designed to enhance day-to-day operations and better support execution of its longer term strategic initiatives, the company said.

Geraghty will report to Robin Hayes, who will remain chief executive officer and who will continue to oversee the company´s long-term strategy, its structural cost program and efforts to achieve superior margins, and its focus on expanding and evolving into new businesses such as JetBlue Travel Products.

Geraghty will manage the day-to-day airline operation, focusing on efforts to deliver a customer service experience, execute key structural cost initiatives and enhance operational performance. She will also oversee JetBlue´s commercial team, led by Marty St. George, JetBlue´s executive vice president, commercial and planning.

JetBlue is New York´s Hometown Airline®, and a carrier in Boston, Fort Lauderdale – Hollywood, Los Angeles (Long Beach), Orlando, and San Juan. JetBlue carries more than 40 million customers a year to 102 cities in the US, Caribbean, and Latin America with an average of 1,000 daily flights. For more information visit