Sept. 7, 2012
/PRNewswire/ -- Pinnacle Airlines Corp. (OTC: PNCLQ) has named
Curtis J. Berchtold
as senior vice president and chief financial officer. Berchtold was previously CFO at Silver Airways in
Fort Lauderdale, Fla.
His start date has yet to be determined.
"We're excited to welcome Curt to the executive leadership team," said Pinnacle Airlines president and CEO
. "He brings vast experience in airline operational and financial planning and analysis, and will take on a central role in Pinnacle's ongoing turnaround efforts."
, who resigned as Pinnacle's CFO in March.
"I look forward to joining the experienced team of aviation professionals at Pinnacle and contributing to a successful reorganization and future growth," Berchtold said.
Prior to his previous role as CFO for Silver Airways, Berchtold served as CFO at Corsair Aviation, as well as interim vice president of planning for Mesa Air Group during its restructuring. Berchtold earned a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the
University of Texas, Arlington
and an MBA in Finance and Marketing from
About Pinnacle Airlines Corp.
Pinnacle Airlines Corp. (OTC: PNCLQ), a
airline holding company with 6,100 employees, is the parent company of Pinnacle Airlines, Inc. Flying as Delta Connection, Pinnacle Airlines, Inc. operates 197 regional jets on 1,000 daily flights to 131 cities in
the United States
. Corporate offices are located in
, and hub operations are located in
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