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About Canadian North

Executives & Ownership

Johnny Adams
Executive Chairman
Michael Rodyniuk
President & CEO
Nick Purich
Chief Financial Officer
Claudio Silvestri
Chief Information Officer
Robert Drews
Vice President Maintenance, Engineering & Asset Management
Aaron Speer
Vice President, Flight Operations
Matieu Plamondon
Vice President Cargo & Airport Services
Jim Ballingall
Vice President, Sales, Marketing and Distribution
Shelly De Caria
Associate Vice President, Sales and Community Investments
Cindy Twerdin
Associate Vice President, Government & Community Relations – NU
Sarah Pagé
Sr. Director, Human Resources

Ownership and Information

Canadian North is a 100% Inuit-owned airline that connects people and delivers essential goods throughout Northern communities in Canada – safely, reliably and always with friendly and helpful customer service. With a versatile fleet of Boeing 737s and ATR 42s, it connects 25 communities within Nunavut, Nunavik and the Northwest Territories, as well as Southern hubs in Ottawa, Montreal, and Edmonton. Canadian North is also the premier provider of air charter services for large resource sector clients requiring dependable, efficient and economical fly-in/fly-out charter services. We also offer charter flights across North America and beyond for sports teams, cruise lines and other many other groups. Canadian North is wholly-owned by Makivik Corporation and the Inuvialuit Development Group.