Financial: What is fair pay for ground handling employees and how can we afford to give a raise?

10:30 - 11:30

What is a fair and commensurate pay for ground handling employees expected to ensure the safety of thousands of passengers and multi-million dollar aircraft? And, how do GSPs operating under notoriously tight margins create a viable plan that allows them the capacity to review pay? This session will look at the opportunity for improving efficiency, adopting new technology and driving innovation in ground services. 

Olga Svirskaia, Senior Manager, Airport Purchasing - Hubs & Spokes, AMERICAN AIRLINES

Desiree Perez, Head Coach, UP PERFORMANCE COACHING

Ricardo Barrero, General Manager, BLAS - BALBOA LOGISTICS AND AIRPORT SERVICES

Xavier Rabell, CEO, EULEN AMERICA

Steve Tarbuck, Airport & Ground Operations Specialist, VIVAAEROBUS