• AeroInfo Appoints Director, Application Maintenance and Support Services

    by User Not Found | Feb 22, 2012

    AeroInfo Systems, a leading provider of aviation-maintenance software solutions, announces the appointment of Mr. Brian Kain to the newly created position of Director, Application Maintenance and Support Services.

    Brian will provide leadership and direction for internal IT operations, the company-wide Project Management Office (PMO), and our growing Application Maintenance and Support (AMS) business, which includes Data Services, Data Production and Customer Services.

    Brian is a senior IT Executive with over 15 years’ experience developing and leading successful IT teams in Canada, US, Europe and the Caribbean. He also has extensive experience implementing pragmatic and effective processes for PMO, Resource Management and Software Lifecycle management based on industry best practices, including PMI, CMMi and ITIL.

    Brian began his career with the Canadian Department of National Defense where he spent 21 years in the in Aerospace, Defense & Intelligence communities. He holds multiple certifications in Management, Financial Management, Negotiation, Mediation and Conflict Resolution and most recently Certified in Risk & Information Systems Control.

    “We are very pleased to add Brian to our senior management team,” says Terry Tarle, AeroInfo’s Chief Operating Officer. “His extensive leadership experience and pragmatic approach to process improvement confirms our commitment to providing the highest quality deliverables, services and support for our customers.”

    Mr. Kain will report to Terry Tarle, Chief Operating Officer of AeroInfo Systems.

  • AeroInfo Appoints Chief Technical Architect

    by User Not Found | Feb 22, 2012

    AeroInfo Systems, a leading provider of aviation-maintenance software solutions, announces the appointment of Mr. Duane Benatar to the newly created position of Chief Technical Architect. Duane will provide technical leadership and direction for software development and solution delivery programs, and AeroInfo’s new Solution Incubation and Innovation program. This program complements and supports AeroInfo’s long-established software development function.

    Duane’s expertise includes strategic and operational technology planning, program governance and project management, organization change management, SOA and integration architectures, and developing architecture teams and competencies.

    Duane is a senior IT professional with 15 years’ experience developing and executing successful IT strategies across Canada and the US. At IBM Global Services he was Senior Managing Technology & Strategy Consultant responsible for technology strategy, implementation roadmaps, organizational governance, and end-to-end solution delivery for high profile, complex enterprise solutions in Western Canada. One such client was a BC Crown Corporation where Duane was the program architect, leading a team of 14 architects on an enterprise-wide transformation program for an SOA-based integrated enterprise solution.

    “Duane brings a great combination of technological insight and strong management abilities to AeroInfo,” says Keith Kailly, AeroInfo’s Vice President of Application Development. “His extensive skill set and demonstrated commitment to innovation make him an ideal fit for this important role at AeroInfo.”

    Mr. Benatar will report to Keith Kailly, Vice President of Application Development for AeroInfo Systems.