Cory Hitte joined Milestone in 2015 and serves as the Senior Vice President, Fleet Strategy & Management. In this role, he leads an international team which oversees corporate & portfolio strategy, global fleet readiness, modification & PBH planning, valuations, fleet analytics and vendor relationships.
Prior to joining Milestone in 2015, Cory spent 8 years at Bell Helicopter in various strategy, marketing and engineering leadership roles. Cory served as Director of Strategy and Ventures where he led teams responsible for M&A, business optimization and product roadmap evaluation. Earlier in his career, Cory was an engineering leader in conceptual design, supporting the development of multiple clean-sheet aircraft which have since become flying prototypes and certified products.
Cory holds an M.S. & B.S. in Aerospace Engineering from Texas A&M University as well as an MBA from Texas Christian University.