Richmond International Airport
Director of Marketing and Air Service Development
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Troy M. Bell, C.M., is the Director of Marketing & Air Service Development for Richmond International Airport (RIC). The Airport is currently served by six major airlines, their respective regional affiliates, and three all-cargo carriers. A native of Columbus, OH, Mr. Bell joined Richmond International Airport in November 2000. Previously, he served as the Marketing Manager for the Rio Grande Valley International Airport (HRL), Harlingen, Texas. He has actively promoted travel and tourism since 1979.
Troy launched the airport’s On-Time e-newsletter and Capital Improvement Program visual communications program; launched RIC’s award-winning www.FlyRichmond.com website; was the architect of the Fly 8 public information campaign, supporting the use of all air carriers providing service from RIC, particularly new-entrant, low-fare airlines; authored Richmond’s successful application for a USDOT Small Community Air Service Development Program (SCASDP) grant, which resulted in RIC receiving Federal funding of $950,000; and directs parking and ground transportation revenue centers at RIC, which collectively account for more than 40 percent of the Airport’s operating revenue.
Capital Region Airport Commission
1 Richard E. Byrd Terminal Drive, Suite A
Richmond International Airport, Virginia 23250