Vice President, Network Planning
Marcel Forget was appointed Vice President, Network Planning in April 2009. In this role, he has overall responsibility for the global network planning and scheduling of all Air Canada and Jazz flights worldwide, as well as alliance partnership and network optimization functions.
From 2007 until his re-joining Air Canada in 2009, Marcel advised various businesses in the transportation, hospitality and tourism industry on marketing strategies and plans.
Previously, Marcel was an Air Canada employee for 25 years. He began his career as a Customer Sales and Service front line employee. He has held various managerial roles in marketing and revenue management, with several at the senior management level, including those of Director, International Product and Commercial Strategy, where he was responsible for the commercial aspects of alliance management and development; and Senior Director, Network, Network Planning & Scheduling, with overall responsibility for network planning and scheduling for the airline’s global network.
Marcel holds an Executive MBA from Concordia University, and a Baccalauréat en administration des affaires from l’Université du Québec à Montréal.