Lightspeed Aviation named HAI Excellence in Communications Award title sponsor
Portland, OR (November 24, 2014) — Lightspeed Aviation has announced that it is the title sponsor of the Helicopter Association International Excellence in Communications award. This prestigious award is given once a year to the individual or organization achieving the most creative and distinct dissemination of information about the helicopter industry.
"We are delighted to provide support to an organization whose mission is so crucial to the safety and growth of such an important part of the aviation industry," said Teresa De Mers, Executive Vice President of Sales, Marketing, and Customer Support.
The Lightspeed Aviation Excellence in Communications Award is one of nine Salute to Excellence Awards that honor those pilots, maintenance technicians, operators, safety professionals, and others who have demonstrated a commitment to excellence that has enriched vertical aviation.
"Lightspeed is committed to excellence in everything we do," said De Mers. "We are delighted to have the opportunity to help recognize others who share this philosophy."
The Lightspeed Aviation Excellence in Communications Award will be presented March 4 during HAI HELI-EXPO 2015 in Orlando, Florida.
About Lightspeed Aviation
Lightspeed Aviation is a leading manufacturer of premium aviation headsets. Since introducing its first product at EAA AirVenture in 1996, Lightspeed has established a reputation for leading innovation in aviation headsets with a number of first to market advances, including Bluetooth integration, Auto Shutoff™, and, with Zulu PFX, Streaming Quiet™ ANR. This has earned Lightspeed a loyal customer following among professional, commercial, and private pilots.
Lightspeed also creates shared values with both employees and customers by generously participating in corporate charity matching programs and through its funding of the Lightspeed Aviation Foundation, which supports growth and compassion-related causes with an aviation focus.