Boeing: Larry Dickenson to Retire, Raymond Conner to lead Sales
Mr. Dickenson has led the Sales organization since October 2006. Prior to that, Mr. Dickenson Commercial Airplanes Asia/Pacific Sales for more than 20 years, where he was responsible for sales operations in China, Japan, Korea, Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia and New Zealand.
Raymond Conner will replace Dickenson as vice president, Sales. Mr. Conner holds a bachelor's degree from Central Washington University and a master's in business administration from the University of Puget Sound. Mr. Conner was the Boeing Sales director for Thailand. Mr. Conner joined Boeing in 1977 as a mechanic on the 727 Program; he was the Boeing Sales director for Thailand, held several management positions, including deputy director of Major Outside Production and Program participants, and International Business Operations. Mr. Conner was director of Finance and Information Systems for the Materiel Division of Commercial Airplanes; vice president of the Propulsion Systems Division, and vice president and general manager of the 747 Program. Mr. Conner was also the VP of Asia/Pacific for Commercial Airplanes, and he led Commercial Airplanes Sales for the Americas since February 2 ■