Mente Group hires marketing leader to expand aviation platform and services

posted on 28th September 2021 by Eddie Saunders
Mente Group hires marketing leader to expand aviation platform and services

Mente Group has named Chris Prokopeas to the newly created position of Vice President, Marketing as the recently recapitalized private aviation company expands its platform and provides new and innovative services.

He is based at the company’s Dallas headquarters.

He is a leading marketing professional with more than 25 years of experience within a variety of industries, including consumer packaged goods, financial services, transportation and hospitality. 

Prior to his role with Mente Group, Prokopeas worked for Gesa Credit Union as Chief Marketing Officer. 

He also worked for DFW International Airport as AVP of Marketing and Communications.

And Prokopeas has held leadership marketing positions for Dickies, Capital One, Dean Foods, and Kraft Foods.

“Our recent recapitalization enables our organization to grow and embrace excellent talent like Chris Prokopeas as we take advantage of unfilled segments in aviation,” said Mente Group President and CEO Brian Proctor.

“His diverse expertise in a number of industries is helping us immensely as we look for new opportunities to excel on behalf of our clients.” 

Prokopeas received a bachelor’s degree from Purdue University in communications and business. He received an MBA from the University of Michigan where he graduated with distinction.

And he has received a Kellogg School of Management executive education in marketing and strategy from Northwestern University.