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Jonathan Guerin

United Airlines
Senior Public Relations Manager and Spokesman

Jonathan Guerin is United Airlines’ Senior Public Relations Manager and Spokesman with more than 15 years of proven experience in media relations, public affairs and strategic corporate communications. He believes in connecting United Airlines’ customers and employees to the moments that matter most by sharing memorable stories that drive meaningful and emotional connections.

In his current role, Jonathan oversees brand public relations in general and U.S. Hispanic markets, as well as in United Airlines’ Latin America markets including the Caribbean, Central America, Mexico and South America. He is focused on driving measurable and meaningful results through strategic communications programs that support key business objectives.

Jonathan joined the United Airlines family in 2013 as a communications manager, where he was responsible for building internal and external global communications for the company’s Worldwide Sales organization. In this role, Jonathan managed communications that drove awareness, engagement and action among internal and external audiences, including corporate and travel agency customers who generated more than 25 billion dollars in revenue. He also led cross-functional business teams in the preparation and planning of market launch initiatives for new domestic and international route launches.

Prior to joining United, Jonathan spent eight years in the telecommunications industry where he managed public relations, community affairs and internal communications at Chicago-based U.S. Cellular Corporation.

While at U.S. Cellular, Jonathan developed and implemented the company’s first U.S. Hispanic segment media relations strategy, and developed and managed national media relations programs for products and services, government relations and community outreach programs. For three years, Jonathan managed internal and executive communications for the company. In this role, he designed and executed communications strategies to support overall business objectives and corporate culture.

Prior to joining the U.S. Cellular team, Jonathan managed Public Relations and Community Affairs in The Home Depot’s Northwest division in Seattle, where he was then transferred to Home Depot’s Midwest division in Chicago to consult on the company’s expansion into Mexico. He began his communications career in TV news at KOAT-TV, the ABC affiliate in Albuquerque.

Jonathan is proud to call Northern New Mexico home. He was born and raised in Las Vegas, New Mexico and graduated from New Mexico Highlands University with a Bachelor of Arts in Communications, Broadcast Journalism and Spanish, and completed graduate work in Latin American Studies, International Management and Political Science from The University of New Mexico.

Jonathan is fluent in English and Spanish. In his free time, you can usually find Jonathan traveling and exploring the world – on United, of course! He considers himself an amateur wildlife photographer and is a lover of animals, wine and coffee – in that order.