Wasaya appoints VP/chief operating officer

Wasaya has appointed Dale Tinevez as vice-president, operations and chief operating officer, the company said.

Tinevez most recently served at WestJet as vice president of guest services.

He joins WestJet alum Stephen Smith, former WestJet president & CEO, now vice chairman of the Wasaya board of directors, and Michael Rodyniuk former WestJet director of revenue now president and CEO of Wasaya.

Wasaya is a First Nations-owned airline that operates a fleet of 18 aircraft and provides air transportation services to more than 25 destinations across Northwestern Ontario.