HMSHost names Vanden Oever VP Business Development
HMSHost announced today the appointment of airport industry expert Kent Vanden Oever as Vice President of Business Development, responsible for developing and overseeing key client relationships.
Vanden Oever joins HMSHost after holding a leading consulting role at AirProjects, Inc. During his career, he has worked with dozens of airports throughout North America, South America, the Caribbean, and Asia, providing development, financial, and economic consulting services.
Before joining AirProjects in 2008, Vanden Oever was Manager of Airport Business Services for HNTB Corporation, where he was responsible for directing the firm’s financial, concessions, and economic practices. Over his nine years at HNTB, he expanded the firm’s services from the mid-Atlantic region to across the nation. For more than ten years prior to his role at AirProjects, he was a concessions and facility planning project manager for PB Aviation.
Vanden Oever is a frequent contributor to industry publications and has been a featured speaker at nearly a dozen industry conferences.