Etihad Airways Appoints Katie Connell

Connell named head of corporate affairs By: Megan Brickwood

Etihad Airways has appointed Katie Connell head of corporate affairs for the U.S. Connell has nearly 20 years of industry experience and most recently worked as the managing director of airline industry and PR communications for Airlines for America.

“Etihad Airways will almost double its U.S. network in 2014, and Katie, a renowned public and media relations professional, will play a key role in the development and execution of our communications strategy as this important expansion takes place,” said Michael Venus, vice president of corporate affairs.