Steve Jarvis appointed to new position
October 2, 2008 · Updated 7:04 PM
Alaska Airlines announced the appointment of Stephen Jarvis to
staff vice president/e-commerce, a new position within the company's
marketing and planning department.
Jarvis, whose appointment was effective Nov. 30, will be
responsible for establishing the carrier's e-commerce strategy. His
responsibilities will include close work and
coordination with the airline's information and communication services division
to develop and deploy enhanced online products and services for
Gregg Saretsky, vice president of marketing and planning, said, "We
feel fortunate to have someone of Steve's talent, background and
experience joining us in this important, exciting and expanding area of our business."
Jarvis joins Alaska from Seattle-based Destinations.com, an
online travel, services and software vendor, where he served as vice president
of e-commerce and acquisitions. At Destinations.com, he had
responsibility for that company's Internet business objectives, including
development, market research, consumer marketing and product management.
Steve has also held challenging positions with AT&T Wireless
Services, where he managed Internet partnerships and Web content;
Intermind Corporation; and Boeing, among others.
Jarvis holds a bachelor's degree in aeronautical engineering and
a master's in business administration from the University of Washington.
He and his wife reside with their son in Carnation.