United names VP of global corporate communications

United Airlines has announced it has appointed Steven Restivo as vice president of Global Corporate Communications, the company said.

Restivo brings to the company more than 20 years of strategic communications expertise from various companies, including Comcast NBCUniversal and Walmart Stores, Inc.

Most recently, Restivo led external communications in support of Comcast NBCUniversal´s suite of residential and business products and services, including Xfinity Internet, Video, Home, Voice and Comcast Business.

United Airlines and United Express operate approximately 4,900 flights a day to 356 airports across five continents. In 2018, United and United Express operated more than 1.7 million flights carrying more than 158 million customers.