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Power of a Plan featuring Candace McGraw

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Power of a Plan featuring Candace McGraw

About the event

Candace McGraw is an aviation professional with more than 30 years of operational and legal expertise who has led the transformation of the Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport (CVG) into a thriving enterprise. Since becoming CEO of CVG in 2011, Candace designed and executed a comprehensive turnaround strategy that reversed nine consecutive years of passenger decline, turning CVG into one of the fastest growing airports for both passenger and cargo traffic in the U.S. Under her leadership, passenger volumes have increased, airfares have held as the lowest in the region, and cargo volumes have grown by more than 100%.


8:30 am – 9:00 am: Check-in & Networking

9:00 am – 10:00 am: NextUp Cincinnati Membership Meeting

10:00 am – 10:10 am: Break

10:10 am – 11:15 am: Keynote Speaker, Candace McGraw

11:15 am – 11:30 am: Closing Remarks

11:30 am – 1:00 pm: Lunch provided by NextUp. Please plan to stay for networking!


Attendees should use parking garage adjacent to the Courtyard. Please park in the 2nd floor or higher. Self-parking in this garage is free, unless staying overnight. Valet parking is available for a fee.


Business Casual recommended (i.e. casual dresses, jeans/blazers, dress slacks)

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