Elliott Aviation has hired Gerrod Andresen as director of aviation products and programs at its headquarters in Moline, Illinois. Andresen brings 25 years of aviation experience in engineering and product development at Boeing, most recently as a systems engineer in the innovation and portfolio management office. Elliott has also hired Sorel Groesbeck to serve as a talent acquisition specialist. Sorel has a background in recruiting in a number of industries, including higher education, manufacturing, and insurance, and most recently worked with a large healthcare company.
Pat Searle has joined Elliott Jets as executive sales director. Searle, who brings 30 years of aircraft experience to his new role, most recently served as president and co-owner of Wetzel Aviation and before that as co-owner of Front Range Aviation.
Cutter Aviation has named Nels Peterson customer relations manager at its Phoenix facility. Peterson, who previously worked at a flight school and on technician crews with the airlines, initially joined Cutter as a technician and later moved into team lead and inspector roles.