25 March 2014
Hawaiian Airlines said it has appointed Hing-Cheong Kwok to the new position of country director – China, with responsibility for overseeing all sales initiatives and product distribution in China.
Creation of the new position coincides with the addition of Hawaiian Airlines´ newest Asian destination gateway with the launch of service to Beijing on April 16, subject to government approval.
Kwok has 50 years of sales experience in the aviation industry. He started his career in 1964 handling regional cargo sales at Pan American World Airways, followed by United Airlines.
Hawaiian is Hawai´i´s biggest and longest-serving airline, as well as the largest provider of passenger air service from its primary visitor markets on the US mainland. Hawaiian offers nonstop service to Hawai´i from more US gateway cities (11) than any other airline, along with service from Japan, South Korea, Australia, New Zealand, American Samoa and Tahiti. Additional information is available at HawaiianAirlines.com.