BRIDGEWATER, Va., July 23, 2015 — Dynamic Aviation, a leading provider of innovative aviation solutions, has hired Glen Ackermann as the new Vice President of Business Development.
In his new role Mr. Ackermann will lead Dynamic Aviation’s worldwide business development effort through his focus on finding and building new customer relationships.
“Glen brings a wealth of knowledge and global experience to Dynamic Aviation. His leadership will be instrumental in successfully guiding the business development team and influencing the direction of the organization,” said president and CEO Michael Stoltzfus.
Mr. Ackermann is a seasoned professional with extensive military and civilian experience. Mr. Ackermann began his career in the Navy and served in different capacities for 26 years, both in the United States and abroad. Mr. Ackermann served in various positions of authority including Commanding Officer of an E-2C Squadron the Navy’s premier Command and Control platform, supporting the Navy’s worldwide ISR operations. Mr. Ackermann also served as the NATO Atlantic Commander’s representative at the Supreme Headquarters Allied Powers Europe (SHAPE) during the Bosnia and Kosovo crises. In 2008 he retired as Director of the NORTHCOM, SOUTHCOM, and CENTCOM Division of the Navy International Programs Office in Arlington, Va., where he directed all foreign military sales (FMS) programs for the Navy, Coast Guard, and Marine Corps.
Following his retirement as a Captain from the Navy, Mr. Ackermann moved to the corporate sector where he most recently served as the Senior Director of Business Development at DynCorp International. He is a recognized expert in domestic and international business development, FMS, and International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) issues.
Mr. Ackermann holds a bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Old Dominion University as well as a master’s degree from the Naval Postgraduate School and is an accomplished naval aviator with over 4,000 flight hours.
About Dynamic Aviation
Dynamic Aviation is the leading provider of innovative special-mission aviation solutions designed to meet the unique requirements of government and commercial organizations worldwide. The company delivers customized aerial assets and services to support a wide range of customers including national defense, military intelligence, federal agencies, state and local governments, non-profit research organizations, and private companies. Dynamic Aviation has the flexibility and resources to deliver world-class aviation solutions that combine mission-modified aircraft, experienced flight crews and comprehensive maintenance services. The company operates a heavy maintenance and modification center, engine shop, and privately-owned airport at its headquarters in Bridgewater, Va. Dynamic Aviation employs approximately 600 aviation professionals, owns over 140 aircraft and operates from 18 locations in five countries across three continents. For more information, please visit www.dynamicaviation.com.
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