5 May 2014
Spirit Airlines, Inc. (NASDAQ: SAVE) said that its board of directors has elected Robert L. Fornaro as its newest board member, effective May 2, 2014.
Fornaro was chairman, president and chief executive officer of AirTran Holdings Inc. for several years prior to that company´s acquisition by Southwest Airlines in 2011. He earned a master´s degree in city and regional planning from Harvard University and a bachelor´s degree in economics from Rutgers College.
Spirit Airlines empowers customers to save money on air travel by offering ultra-low base fares with a range of optional services available for purchase, allowing customers the freedom to choose only the extras they value. Its website is at www.spirit.com.