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President & CEO
Eric Edmondson joined Air Georgian in November 1994 and as President directs Air Georgian's day to day operations. Mr. Edmondson is the accountable executive for the airline and has over 20 years of experience in corporate and commercial aviation. Mr. Edmondson maintains his currency on various aircraft operated by Air Georgian and holds an Airline Transport Pilot's License and is an Approved Check Captain. Mr. Edmondson held various line flying and management positions at Simo Air, an Air Ambulance and Cargo operator and before that he was responsible for the corporate aviation department at Green Forest Lumber. Mr. Edmondson is a graduate of the Sierra Academy of Aeronautics in Oakland California and a graduate of the RCC Institute of Technology (formally Radio College of Canada) in Electronics Technology. Mr. Edmondson sits on the aviation advisory boards of both Georgian College in Barrie Ontario and Seneca College in Markham Ontario. Mr. Edmondson is a frequent speaker on topics relating to regional airline operations both at the college level and at a number of industry and investor events.
Mr. Edmondson is an active community volunteer having coached various youth football and hockey teams over the past 15 years. He is the President of the Barrie Women's Hockey Association and volunteers as an advisor to a number of youth athletic programs throughout Ontario.