Craig Landry ~ Feature Address

President, Air Canada Leisure Group
craig landry

Craig Landry ~ Feature Address

President, Air Canada Leisure Group
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Biography

Craig Landry was appointed President, Air Canada Leisure Group in January, 2016, with overall responsibility for the airline’s global leisure business comprising the airline Air Canada rouge which flies to popular vacation destinations worldwide, and the tour operator Air Canada Vacations which offers inclusive holiday travel packages featuring hotels, flights, cruises, day tours, excursions and car rentals.

Craig was previously Vice President, Marketing at Air Canada, a role held since August, 2010. As Vice President, Marketing, he was responsible for developing and marketing the airline’s overall product and brand, with oversight for eCommerce, product design, brand management, advertising, marketing communications, digital marketing, social media, sponsorships, loyalty, partner marketing, customer relationship management, marketing analytics, and new product development.

Craig began his airline career at Air Canada in 1994 where he held a variety of progressively senior roles in call centers, IT, pricing, yield management and network planning. He subsequently moved to Aeroplan in 2003 where he held the roles of Senior Vice President, Commercial and Senior Vice President, Corporate Development. Craig was also one of the founding executives that led Aeroplan through its IPO in 2005.

Craig holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) and a Bachelor of Music, both from McGill University in Montreal.

Listen to Craig Landry speak about Air Canada, the importance of the Caribbean to the Group and his upcoming speech at SOTIC2016.

View PDF transcription of interview with Craig Landry.