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Ted Meighen '99

• Operations/Airlines

Ted Meighen '99
• Operations/Airlines

Ted Meighen’s lifelong fascination with airports, aviation, and travel, was a major influence on him entering a career in the aviation and airlines industry. Ted is currently the Regional Airport Operations and Head of Corporate Security at Porter Airlines. He is responsible to the Senior Vice President for all operational aspects at Porter's top bases of operation.
 
Ted’s role involves contract negotiations, stakeholder relations, managing all operational performance, business development, human resource issues, and strategic thinking. He is responsible for a staff of over 200 and a budget of approximately $45 Million. He also heads Porter's Learning and Development Department as well as Porter's Corporate Security Department.
 
Ted graduated from Ridley in 1999, and proceeded to earn his BA in History/Political Science from Dalhouise University. He also holds a Masters of Arts in International Relations from King’s College in London.
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