LIVE! 2007 Speaker
Charles Edwards
Director,
Aero Box Composite Structures


Charles Edwards

Mr. Edwards has been involved in commercial aviation and logistics since 1970. Currently Director of AeroBox Composite Structures, a manufacturer of aviation load devices, he was the Executive Director of the North Carolina Global TransPark between 2002 and 2003 and logistics advisor and President of CargoLifter, Inc. between 1996 and 2002. He has been a consultant and advisor on aviation projects in Europe, the United States, and Asia in the fields of airline operations, military base closures, and airport re-design and development following eight years in senior management positions with Orion Air, Inc. He holds B.A., M.Sc., and M.B.A. degrees. Formerly a lecturer at the University of Virginia's Darden School, Mr. Edwards is an Industry Fellow at the Center of Air Commerce and Center of Logistics and Digital Strategy at the Kenan Institute of Private Enterprise, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, a Guest Lecturer at the University of New Mexico, and a member of the Education Committee of The International Air Cargo Association.