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“Phillip Underwood, President and CEO of Magellan Aerospace has recently announced that effective March 16, Mr. Don Boitson will take up the role of Vice President North American Operations for Magellan Aerospace Limited. In his new role Don will be responsible for Magellan’s North American operating divisions.

Don has been employed with Magellan at the Winnipeg location since 1988 in progressively more senior roles. Since 2003 Don has been the Vice President and General Manager of Magellan Winnipeg, responsible for all aspects of business development, manufacturing and procurement. In 2008 Magellan Middletown was added to his responsibilities.

Don is a Professional Engineer and member of the A.P.E.G.M., having graduated from the University of Manitoba with a B. Sc. in Eng. (Mech.). He is currently the Past President and director of the Board of Directors, Manitoba Aerospace Association; Vice Chair of the Board of World Trade Centre Winnipeg; Co-Chair and Executive Committee Member of Economic Development Winnipeg’s Board of Directors; and member of the Board of Directors of the Composites Innovation Centre.

Please join the Manitoba Aerospace Association in congratulating Don in his new role and wishing him every success.”

To view the announcement in a PDF file, click here.

EnviroTREC appreciates Don Boitson’s long-time contributions to our local aerospace sector and wishes Don all the best of success in his future role at Magellan.