Leveraging 35+ years of experience, Jeff personally assists clients in developing strategies and plans to accomplish your goals
Jeff Fegan has over 35 years in the Airport Industry including 29 years with the Dallas Fort Worth International Airport – 19 years as the Chief Executive Officer. Since 1994, Jeff has transformed the Airport into a high performance, entrepreneurial enterprise with a reputation of “Excellence” in virtually all aspects of the operation.
Under Jeff’s visionary leadership, DFW Airport has developed into the highest capacity Airport in the world that is known Internationally for Customer Service. Jeff is considered a pioneer and innovator in Airport Commercialization. Under his leadership, DFW was one of the first to embrace the Airport City/Aerotropolis concept which has resulted in significant new Commercial Development and substantial new revenues for the Airport from projects such as major industrial parks, hotels, foreign trade zone developments and the exploration of natural gas. He has also introduced a number of innovations in Airport Concessions and led DFW to be one of the first Airports to embrace Corporate Marketing and Advertisement agreements with partners such as Pepsi and AT&T.
Jeff Fegan clearly understands the importance of attracting new airline service to maximize the economic benefits of the Airport to the community. During his tenure at DFW, Jeff focused significant efforts on Air Service Development leading to DFW Airport’s position as one of the top Connecting Hubs in the World with service to over 200 destinations including over 55 International markets. With over 60 Million passengers and growing, Jeff’s resolve to ensure that DFW could handle future demands has resulted in a number of major Capital Improvement Programs that has resulted in over $5 billion in new infrastructure during his tenure.
In addition to his success as a builder of massive infrastructure, Jeff has also been a builder of high performance teams that drive DFW’s reputation for Excellence. As a result of his transformational leadership, DFW Airport has developed one of the strongest Brands in the Industry. At the time of his retirement from DFW, Mr. Fegan had put into place the strategy and set the course to achieve results in the future.
Prior to joining DFW in 1984 as the Airport’s Chief Planner, Jeff worked in the Airport Consulting Business starting his career in 1978. He earned a Master’s degree in City Planning from the Georgia Institute of Technology, a Bachelor of Science in Geography from Frostburg University, Maryland and completed the Stanford Executive Program at Stanford University.
Jeff’s new personal quest is to help others achieve maximum potential and success by providing Strategic Advisory Services to Airport and Aviation clients and facilitate Connecting the needs of the Aviation Industry with Service Providers and Products.
JeffFegan.com LLC -”ADVISING and CONNECTING the AVIATION INDUSTRY”
My Primary Goal is to provide Senior Level Aviation professionals with personalized Advisory Services focused on solving short term problems and providing advice on achieving the long term Strategic Goals of your enterprise. Assignments where my past experience can be best leveraged are identified under the categories of Advising and Connecting and are listed below. No assignment is too small and long term relationships are desired.
Air Service Development
Airlines and Cargo
Jeff Fegan’s 35 years of experience in the Airport Industry have included virtually all aspects of Planning, Management and Development of the Airport Enterprise. Jeff’s extensive experience in the following areas can be utilized to help you meet your goals and objectives:
Creating the Vision
Developing the Strategic Plan
Building and Aligning the Organization
Driving Customer Service