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Cleared for Take Off: SkyWest, Inc. CEO, CFO, and Chair Host NACD Members

February 15, 2018
Salt Lake City, UT

Member Price: $30
Non-Member Price: $40



SkyWest, Inc. has thrived during some of the regional airline industry's most transformative years. As the only independent, publicly traded entity among its peers, SkyWest, Inc. is navigating an ongoing pilot shortage against the backdrop of a tumultuous political climate, partnerships with four of the world's most well-known major airlines, and two entirely separate labor groups. Join your director peers for lessons you can take back to your boardroom and firsthand accounts and insights from CEO Chip Childs, CFO Robert Simmons and Chair Jerry Atkin.


SkyWest, Inc. is the holding company for two scheduled passenger airline operations and an aircraft leasing company. SkyWest's airline companies provide commercial air service in cities throughout North America with nearly 3,000 daily flights carrying more than 53 million passengers annually. SkyWest Airlines operates through partnerships with United Airlines, Delta Air Lines, American Airlines and Alaska Airlines. ExpressJet Airlines operates through partnerships with United Airlines, Delta Air Lines and American Airlines. Based in St. George, Utah, SkyWest continues to set the standard for excellence across the regional industry with unmatched value for customers, shareholders and its over 17,000 employees.

Location and Time


SkyWest Airlines Hangar and Training Facility
1129 N. 3950 West
Salt Lake City, UT 84116

6:00 p.m. - 6:30 p.m. | Meet & Greet 

6:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m. | Presentation and Q&A with SkyWest, Inc. Executives

Chip Childs, President & Chief Executive Officer,

Robert Simmons, Chief Financial Officer and

Jerry Atkin, Chairman of the Board of Directors

7:30 p.m - 8:30 p.m. | Breakout Tours of SkyWest Airlines facility and a plane 



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Contact NACD Utah Chapter c/o Heather May, PO Box 3281, Salt Lake City, UT, 84110-3281 phone: 801-550-3842 email: