Jeff Smisek

United CEO Says Boeing 787 Is Best Airplane In Sky

Bloomberg - May 21, 2013

Jeff Smisek, chief executive officer of United Continental Holdings Inc., talks about Boeing Co.'s 787 Dreamliner and United's capital spending. Read »

United Airlines CEO Pay Drops 41%

USA Today - April 16, 2013

The CEO of United Airlines saw his total 2012 compensation shrink 41% last year after stumbles in the airline's merger with Continental. Read »

Obama Meets With CEOs Today To Talk Immigration

USA Today - February 5, 2013

It's an immigration day for President Obama. The president meets separately Tuesday with labor and business leaders to push his immigration plan, one that includes a pathway to citizenship for illegal immigrants already... Read »

United CEO Won’t Buy A Refinery

Fortune - June 27, 2012

United Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek says he wouldn't buy an oil refinery and talks about why he believes consolidation is good for business. Read »

What United’s CEO Doesn’t Get

Business Insider - November 11, 2011

Just because something is cheap, doesn't mean it has to suck. That's something the airline industry doesn't seem to get. Read »

United Continental Paid CEO Smisek $4.4M

KVAL.com - April 25, 2011

Jeff Smisek is running a bigger airline, and now he's getting a bigger paycheck. Read »

United Loves Business Travelers

Fortune - April 23, 2011
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United CEO Jeff Smisek talks with Fortune about the airline economy recovering and the cost's of fuel. Read »

United Airlines Innovation

Fortune - April 23, 2011
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United Airlines CEO Jeff Smisek talks with Fortune about the Innovation in the airline industry.  Optional buddy Tickets with "fair lock". Read »

Making a Successful Airline Merger

Fortune - April 23, 2011
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United Airlines and Continental CEO Jeff Smisek talks to Fortune about the Worlds largest Airline. Read »

Why United’s CEO Reads All His Emails

Fortune - April 23, 2011
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Fortune interview with United Airlines CEO, Jeff Smisek about his becoming a CEO story and the importance of reading all emails. Read »