Aerotropolis Milwaukee

Airport Directors Elsewhere

Apr 29, 2014

With the recent retirement of Barry Bateman as the director of GMIA, its owner Milwaukee County will embark on a search process to find a replacement.  It will be interesting to see the eventual result, some of which will be governed by how the opportunity at GMIA is presented to the marketplace.

Attached is a recent interview of the director of the airport in Dublin, Ireland. The population of greater Dublin is just slightly larger than the population of greater Milwaukee and it, too, is bound on the east side by water.  Seeing examples of how other airports are managed and their strategic approaches is educational. We will occasionally publish informative articles about activities and competition elsewhere.

Here is the interesting article about Dublin: Working to Be A Secondary Hub