Archive for October 2011

October 24th, 2011

JetBlue At the Education Nation 2011 Summit

Our CEO Dave Barger recently participated in the Education Nation panel moderated by Tom Browkaw. Dave, along with other top business executives, civic leaders and educators addressed the current state of the 21st century workforce and the importance of educating America’s students to compete in a global economy. Dave who also Chairs the educational organization, […]

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October 23rd, 2011

JetBlue Getaways Introduces ‘Concierge on Call!’

Tee times- check Fancy restaurant- check Flowers delivered to your room- check Someone to go on the trip with you – sorry, can’t help you there! JetBlue Getaways is introducing today ‘Concierge on Call’, its complimentary concierge program in partnership with Mondial Assistance USA. As if this program needed anything else. This new Concierge benefit […]

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October 23rd, 2011

JetBlue Participates in the Hispanic Expo

Our crewmembers in Hartford, Connecticut recently participated in the Hispanic Expo, Feria de la Familia. The event aims to connect businesses with Hispanic consumers, providing a forum for them to acquire information and interact with relevant, local brands. Our crewmembers worked the JetBlue booth and did a great job in promoting our new nonstop San […]

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October 22nd, 2011

JetBlue Recognized by Treasury & Risk Magazine

We’re pleased to announce that our very own Ryan Schroeter, Director Assistant Treasurer, is featured in Treasury & Risk’s 40 Under 40 list for 2011. Equipping big players with the latest trends in their field, the publication profiles leading treasuries and finance departments and outlines strategies they use to navigate through industry challenges. The publication’s […]

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October 21st, 2011

Making Strides: One Hand At a Time

Our crewmembers in Ponce, Puerto Rico (PSE) have been “lending a hand” in their Making Strides efforts to benefit breast cancer awareness. They hosted the Print for HOPE event, which invited fellow crewmembers to dip their hands in pink paint and leave a printed impression on posters. Participants donated $5 per print and all proceeds […]

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October 20th, 2011

ViaSat-1 Launch Trip: Blast Off!

Congratulations!  The ViaSat-1 satellite successfully launched at 12:48 AM Baikonur time on Thursday, October 20.  This marks the completion of a major milestone in our plan to reinvent onboard connectivity for our customers by providing a robust and reliable product experience. We did it! Before I give you the brief synopsis of the events leading […]

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October 20th, 2011

Sending Care Packages Overseas

Our Corporate Social Responsibility Team organized a volunteer event in September in honor of the 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance. At the 7th annual JetBlue Softball Tournament in Orlando, an event that draws lots of excited crewmembers and their family and friends, everyone assembled 500 care packages for our service men and women […]

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October 19th, 2011

ViaSat-1 launch trip: From the Kremlin to Kazakhstan

After an exciting first day in Moscow, and being reassured that all was well with the ViaSat-1 satellite at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, your fellow JetBlue Crewmembers who are attending the launch took advantage of a restful night of sleep. This proved itself necessary for the jam-packed day of tourism that lay ahead, followed by an […]

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October 19th, 2011

ViaSat-1 launch trip: Day 1

Greetings from Moscow! This is a very important week in JetBlue’s product history for both Customers and Crewmembers. As you likely already know, we’ll be launching “our” satellite, called ViaSat-1, with Business Partner ViaSat! Five lucky Crewmembers will be there for the occasion in addition to a large team of Business Partners who have joined […]

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October 19th, 2011

A Treasure Hunt for Jets Fans Today!

Calling all JETS FANS! We’ve hidden a treasure of prizes including Jets game tickets, Jets player autographed footballs and flights to Liberia, Costa Rica. To find this treasure, all you need to do is follow our clues which will be posted on Facebook TODAY ONLY! These clues will lead you to the treasure, but only […]

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