AultCare QuickConnect Luncheon
Note: the December 2016 issue of the ACTION newsletter incorrectly listed the date of this event as Dec. 21. The event is indeed Dec. 14. We apologize for the error.
Join us for the AultCare QuickConnect luncheon featuring Rick McQueen, President and CEO of the Akron-Canton Airport.
Promoted to President and CEO at the Akron-Canton Airport in 2008, Rick’s core responsibilities include leading a 50 member team of airport employees, strategic planning, and managing the CAK 2018 Capital Improvement Program; a 10-year, $118 million plan that included a 600 ft. runway extension. Other projects include a customs and border patrol facility and an extended upper level concourse. He reports to an eight member board of trustees (four appointed by the Summit County Executive and four appointed by the Stark County Commissioners) and manages an 11 million dollar annual operating budget. Akron-Canton Airport offers the lowest average fare in the State of Ohio, and is served by 5 airlines.
Rick graduated from Walsh College with a Bachelor of Arts Degree in Accounting and Finance. He serves on the Greater Akron Chamber Board of Trustees, the Akron/Summit County Convention and Visitors Bureau Board, the Stark Development Board, the Canton Chamber of Commerce Board, Canton Stark County Convention and Visitors Bureau Board, the OAA (Ohio Aviation Association) and NEOMED (Northeast Ohio Medical University). Prior to his employment at the airport, Rick worked for Ernst & Whinney (now Ernst & Young).