WestJet President and CEO Gregg Saretsky has announced
the resignation of Vito Culmone, Chief Financial Officer and Executive
Vice-President, Finance, effective May 29, 2015.
Culmone will be joining another Calgary-based
organization in a similar capacity.
"Vito has played a significant role in the growth
and financial stability of our company for the past eight years and will
certainly be missed," said Gregg Saretsky. "We wish him well in this
Culmone joined WestJet as Chief Financial Officer and
Executive Vice-President, Finance, in March 2007 with responsibility for the
overall financial management of WestJet and its financial reporting, as well as
for multiple corporate functions including Controllership, Treasury, Investor
Relations, Legal, Purchasing, Corporate Real Estate and Government Relations.
The airline says it will now commence a search for a new
Chief Financial Officer.