Wheels Up appoints company's 1st chief growth officer to lead efforts in diversity

Wheels Up, a New York-based private aviation provider, has announced Stephanie Chung has been appointed to the new position of chief growth officer to lead efforts in growth and diversity, the company said.

Chung will focus on generating revenue through new client acquisition, and growing a diverse membership base by targeting corporations, associations, executives, entrepreneurs, and sports and entertainment personalities as the next generation of private flyers. Chung joins Wheels Up with over 30 years of experience catalyzing transformative growth in the aviation sector and has widely been recognized as a trailblazer as the first African-American president of a major private aviation company.

Wheels Up delivers a total aviation solution through three membership options–Connect, Core, and Business–that reduces the cost to fly privately, and provides its 9,000+ members with safety, service, flexibility, and quality.