Author Archives: Teresa Damiano

About Teresa Damiano

Teresa Damiano is the Vice President of Communications and Community Affairs for the Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority. She directs air service development, guest services, communications and customer service. And, she's not afraid to bribe an airline with her famous homemade lasagna.

Inaugural Passenger Embodies the Spirit of Alaska Airlines

Amidst the fanfare of every grand celebration lies the real story. Such a story was found during the Oct. 1 Alaska Airlines launch of new service when Carmelita Zapata-Llaneta stepped off the plane at RDU arriving on the first inbound … Continue reading

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Austin-Bergstrom: A Lesson in Community

I was among a group of private and public sector folks visiting Austin, TX this week attending the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s Inter-City Visit and Leadership Conference.

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Austin Visit: A Preview of What’s To Come

This weekend Dave Young, our Air Service Director, and I will travel to Austin, TX as part of the Greater Raleigh Chamber of Commerce’s Inter-City Visit and Leadership Conference. We are eager to join the 170 business and civic leaders … Continue reading

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Airline Highlights: Southwest Airlines and 15 Years of LUV at RDU

Known for singing flight attendants and relaxed business culture, Southwest Airlines for decades has marched to a different corporate drummer. This month marks 15 years since Southwest first landed at RDU, bringing changes not only to air service, but also … Continue reading

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RDU-San Francisco- More Choices!

The popular RDU-San Francisco route is growing again! Today, I’m happy to share that United Airlines is offering a second daily non-stop flight from April 1 to August 18 of 2014 in addition to its expanded holiday service. 

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