Senior Vice President, Airline Solutions
Fran Phillips has nearly 20 years of experience within the aviation and in-flight entertainment industries. As senior vice president for Airline Solutions, Phillips leads airline sales, program management and airline relationship management. Prior to joining Gogo, Phillips served as a consultant with Connexion by Boeing, where she identified customer requirements and directed the development of the Connexion system, including web portals, content and web alliances.
Phillips' background includes serving as both an executive and consultant while developing the in-flight customer experience for major commercial airlines. While with American Airlines, she successfully launched its first full aircraft, in-seat video system and also introduced the first generation of portable entertainment devices. In addition, she has been involved in the development of in-flight products and programs with companies such as Rockwell Collins and Sony.
Phillips holds an MBA from the University of Texas at Austin and a Bachelor's degree in Journalism and Advertising from the University of Maryland.