Name: Yil Surehan Title: Vice president, airline business development Company, city: Metropolitan Washington Airports Authority; Washington, D.C. Number of employees: 1,700 Recent project: I lead a team of seven people dedicated to attracting new and expanded business to our two airports, Ronald Reagan Washington National and Washington Dulles International, and we’ve been focused on growing air service out of Dulles. First job: I worked in a pet store at age 13 and worked my way through high school, college and grad school. Little-known fact about you: Just like the movie, I am a teenager trapped in his father’s body!
Though air travel slowed as airports temporarily closed and borders shuttered to stifle the spread of coronavirus, the airline industry — led by oneworld alliance member airlines — enacted enhanced protective measures to reduce risk and protect passengers.
Name: Evan Fazio Title: General manager Company, city: City Winery and City Vineyard; New York, New York Number of employees: 250 Recent project: City Winery at Rockefeller Center, City Winery at Pier 57 First job: Steakhouse busboy at age 14 Little-known fact about you: I play bass in a Beatles tribute jam band.