Airports Worldwide welcomes today H. Jason Terreri to their management team as the Senior Operations Project Director. His duties with Airports Worldwide will include developing recommendations for strategic deployment of capital and guiding efficient execution of capital projects across the platform with early emphasis on the assets in the Americas. Jason will be based at Airports Worldwide’s U.S. headquarters in Sanford, Florida.
Jason has over 15 years of aviation and airport management experience most recently as the Assistant Director of Airports for Horry County (South Carolina) Department of Airports where he was responsible for the capital improvement program for Myrtle Beach International Airport as well as three general aviation airports in Horry County. He also spent nine years at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport in various business development, properties and operations roles.
“We are delighted to have Jason join our family of airport professionals and look forward to having him work with our senior management to forge new opportunities and unlock additional value for our shareholders,” said Airports Worldwide President Larry Gouldthorpe.
Recognized as an industry leader, Jason served as the Co-Chair for the FAA’s Surface and Ramp Operations Committee in Washington D.C., part of an initiative to implement the NextGen program that will improve the safety and efficiency of the National Airspace System. In 2010, Jason was awarded a NASA Fellowship Grant for his NextGen work. Continually giving back to both the local and national aviation community, Jason also serves as an adviser and mentor to several collegiate aviation programs and aspiring aviation professionals.
Jason is also a commercial pilot and former flight instructor. He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Aviation Management from the Florida Institute of Technology and a Master of Public Administration degree with a concentration in aviation policy from the University of Nebraska. Jason earned his Accredited Airport Executive (A.A.E.) designation for the American Association of Airport Executives (AAAE) in 2009, and in 2012 he was recognized by Airport Business Magazine as one of the "Top 40 Under 40." Jason earned the International Airport Professional (IAP) designation for Airports Council International (ACI) in 2014 and was elected to the Board of Directors for the IAP Community of Practice.
Airports Worldwide is a privately-held, multi-national company with a successful and proven track record of investments and operations in airports in the Americas and Europe. Airports Worldwide’s staff has been involved during the last 25 years (since the advent airport privatization) in transactions globally, ranging from public-to-private partnerships to BOTs to freehold acquisitions. Through their leadership roles in the industry, Airports Worldwide's staff has also developed significant relationships with airlines, commercial providers (duty free, retail, food & beverage and car park operators), facility equipment and service providers, regulatory agencies, governments and advisors. These relationships enhance Airports Worldwide’s ability to rapidly grasp an airport’s requirements, develop an appropriate business plan and execute against it.
Airports Worldwide has equity participation in:
* Belfast International Airport (BFS), Northern Ireland
* Juan Santamaría International Airport (SJO), San José, Costa Rica
* Stockholm Skavsta Airport (NYO), Sweden
* Orlando Sanford International Airport (SFB), Florida, Unites States
* Daniel Oduber Quirós International Airport (LIR), Liberia, Costa Rica
Additionally, the company owns TBI Airport Management which has operating and management contracts with the following U.S. airports:
* Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL), Georgia
* Burbank Bob Hope Airport (BUR), California
* Raleigh Durham International Airport (RDU), North Carolina
* Middle Georgia Airport (MCN), Georgia
* Macon Downtown Airport (MAC), Georgia
Airports Worldwide Phone: 407-585-4500