Wipaire: New Vice President Marketing & Sales

Vice President

Wipaire Welcomes New Vice President of Sales & Marketing

Vice President

Amy Hoage

Wipaire, Inc. has introduced Amy Hoage as its new Vice President of Sales & Marketing on February 10, 2016.  Amy brings 20 years of management experience to Wipaire, with specialization in sales, business development, and strategic growth.  She will oversee Wipaire’s sales and marketing functions, to include technical support.

“Our family of employees, from fabricators to sales representatives to mechanics and beyond, have built Wipaire into a general aviation industry leader in the seaplane market.  We’re excited to say that the future is bright, with new innovations, technologies, and products in the works,” commented Chuck Wiplinger, President and COO.  “In order to prepare us for the future, we welcome Amy to our team.  She brings the experience and knowledge necessary to propel Wipaire forward and continue our story of quality, innovation, and reliability.” Amy added :

“I look forward to utilizing my background and skills to help Wipaire grow and develop.  As a smaller, family-owned company, Wipaire is different from the large organizations I worked with before, but I see a great opportunity to leverage my experience to advance Wipaire even beyond our current successes.”

Amy holds a bachelor of science degree in industrial engineering with studies in journalism, marketing, and advertising from Iowa State University.  She has also earned a masters of business administration from Drake University.  Her experience includes industry leaders such as Goodrich, PAS Technologies, and Smiths Group.  Amy is skilled in sales management, business development, and project management.

About Wipaire, Inc.

For over 55 years, Wipaire has been engineering and manufacturing a full line of aircraft floats for all sizes of aircraft from the Piper Cub to the Viking Twin Otter, including most single engine Cessna aircraft.  In addition, Wipaire has engineered over 100 Supplemental Type Certificated modifications for improved performance, convenience, and reliability. As a leading aircraft service provider, Wipaire offers maintenance, avionics installation and repair, custom interior design and installation, and exterior paint refinishing across locations in South Saint Paul, Minnesota, and Leesburg, Florida. Wipaire is recognized for its quality products and engineering expertise worldwide. Visit Wipaire’s website here