Landmark Aviation Promotes Josh Lewis to General Manager of its Waukegan Location

Landmark Aviation Promotes Josh Lewis to General Manager of its Waukegan Location

Houston, TX — 03/16/2011

Landmark Aviation promotes Josh Lewis to General Manager of its Waukegan location.

 

“We are pleased to have Josh as part of our management team,” Regional Vice President Chad Farischon stated. “His leadership has been instrumental in maintaining the customer experience at Waukegan.”

 

Lewis started his aviation career with DB Aviation in 1998 as a Line Service Technician. Over the next 13 years he was promoted through the company serving as a Training Officer, Line Supervisor, Line Manager and Line Customer Service Manager before being promoted to Operations Manager in 2002. Landmark purchased the DB Aviation assets in late 2010.

 

“I’ve been very proud of what I’ve been able to do at this location which was ranked among the country’s best FBOs in AIN’s annual survey for the past two years,” General Manager Josh Lewis stated. “I look forward to continuing this success under the Landmark name.”

Headquartered in Houston, Texas, Landmark Aviation operates a network of fixed base operations located throughout the U.S., and in Canada and Western Europe. The Company offers a wide range of services, including FBO, MRO, charter and management. Landmark is a portfolio company of GTCR Golder Rauner and Platform Partners, LLC. For more information, visit www.landmarkaviation.com.

 

GTCR is a leading private equity firm based in Chicago that manages more than $8 billion in equity and capital invested in a wide range of companies and industries. The firm principally invests in high-growth industries, including business services and outsourcing, consumer products and services, healthcare, technology and transaction processing.

 

Platform Partners, LLC is a private holding company based in Houston that makes investments in middle-market companies with the intent of growing the businesses into industry leaders through a combination of organic and acquisition growth.