Hawaiian Holdings, the parent company of Hawaiian Airlines, has announced the resignation of Zac Hirzel from the company’s Board of Directors.
Hirzel, who has helped guide the company’s unprecedented growth since joining the board in February 2014, will step off the board immediately.
“Zac is a valued colleague and a staunch believer in Hawaiian Airlines’ singular brand and potential for continued growth,” said Lawrence Hershfield, chairman of the board of Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. “We have appreciated his insights and are grateful for his service to the board.”
“It has been my privilege to be a board member and shareholder at Hawaiian during the past few years,” said Hirzel. “I want to thank both Larry and Mark Dunkerley for their strong leadership and to everyone at Hawaiian for their dedication to the company.”
Hirzel is the president and founder of Hirzel Capital Management, an investment firm headquartered in Dallas.
Current board members who are to be proposed for re-election in May are: Lawrence S. Hershfield, chairman; Mark B. Dunkerley, president and CEO; Randall L. Jenson; Crystal K. Rose; and Richard N. Zwern. The Hawaiian Holdings, Inc. Board of Directors also includes union representatives Duane E. Woerth (Air Line Pilots Association), William S. Swelbar(Association of Flight Attendants) and, effective in May, Joseph Guerrieri, Jr. (International Association of Machinists).