JetBlue Executive Appointed to U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board


Robin Hayes, our Executive Vice President, Chief Commercial Officer, has been appointed as a member of the 2012-2014 U.S. Travel and Tourism Advisory Board (TTAB). There are 32 newly appointed members – click here for a complete list, and information on the TTAB. Below are photos from the swearing-in ceremony conducted by U.S. Secretary of Commerce John Bryson.

Robin at Magic Kingdom, where President Obama announced the Advisory Board

According to Secretary Bryson, the Board represents the “eyes and ears of our nation’s travel and tourism industry” and he is committed to working with each of the esteemed members to bring more visitors to the U.S.

Robin joined JetBlue in May 2008 and has led numerous initiatives including the current Wi-Fi implementation with ViaSat; growing our network, most recently in Boston and the Caribbean; and the order for our new A321 and A320neo aircraft.

President Obama speaking at the Travel and Toursim announcement at the Magic Kingdom, declaring that "America is open for business." The President spoke about the goal to increase travel and tourism in the U.S.