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Alaska Airlines Names Halle Hutchison as Managing Director of Brand and Marketing Communications

Wednesday, May 23, 2012

Alaska Airlines Names Halle Hutchison as Managing Director of Brand and Marketing Communications08:00 EDT Wednesday, May 23, 2012SEATTLE, May 23, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Halle Hutchison has joined Alaska Airlines as managing director of brand and marketing communications. Hutchison will oversee Alaska Airlines' product marketing, sponsorships, advertising and promotions.Hutchison comes to Alaska Airlines from Expedia, where she served as senior director of brand marketing. Prior to that, she served in a similar capacity at T-Mobile and AT&T Wireless."I'm very pleased to welcome Halle onboard at Alaska Airlines," said Joe Sprague, vice president of marketing. "She comes to us with creativity, enthusiasm and proven skills in brand management. As an MVP Gold longtime flier on Alaska Airlines, Halle knows us well. We look forward to the experience and energy she will bring to our marketing team."Hutchison earned a bachelor's degree from Evergreen State College and has completed executive training at Northwestern University.Alaska Airlines and Horizon Air, subsidiaries of Alaska Air Group (NYSE: ALK), together serve 90 cities through an expansive network in Alaska, the Lower 48, Hawaii, Canada and Mexico. For reservations, visit www.alaskaair.com. For more news and information, visit the Alaska Airlines/Horizon Air Newsroom at www.alaskaair.com/newsroom. SOURCE Alaska AirlinesFor further information: Marianne Lindsey, (206) 392-5101