Quest Aircraft Company in Sandpoint has hired Samuel Hill as its new CEO.
Hill has more than 40 years of aviation experience. He most recently worked for Honda Aircraft Company retiring in early 2012. Prior to that, he spent 10 years with Embraer Aircraft Corporation in several leadership positions, including president and vice chairman. He was responsible for starting Embraer’s Corporate Aircraft Division and launching the company’s first executive jet, the Legacy 600.
Hill also worked for the Brooke Group, as general manager of aircraft and flight services for Piedmont Aviation, as chief pilot for Continental Grain Company and as director of flight operations at AVX Corporation. He is an active pilot with a multi-engine ATP license.