Atif Elkadi has more than 17 years of extensive senior-level experience in all aspects
of airport operations, strategic marketing, social media, brand management, public
relations, marketing, advertising, and strategic communications.
Atif is the Chief Executive Officer for Ontario International Airport and is
responsible for the day-to-day operations, overall strategic communications,
community engagement, social media, marketing, advertising, and public relations
while finding new and innovative approaches to increasing revenue. In his previous
role as a Senior Corporate Communications Manager he was responsible for
developing the overall communication strategy, implementing and managing
strategic communication initiatives which support the organizational strategic
objectives and initiatives for Dallas Fort Worth International Airport, the fourth
busiest airport in the world.
Atif has a master’s Degree in Communication Management from the University of
Southern California, an M.B.A. from the University of Phoenix, and a bachelor’s
Degree in Journalism from California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo.