Richard Branson Says This Is the Most Crucial Skill An Entrepreneur Needs to Succeed: 'A Business Is Only a Group of People'
Branson spoke at the relaunch of the entrepreneur-focused program, RM72, at Virgin Hotels Dallas earlier this month.
Alaska Air completed its $2.6 billion acquisition of Virgin America to become the fifth-largest U.S. carrier.
'We are aware of the value that that company has brought to its customers. Our goal isn't to lose that,' Brad Tilden says.
After a decline in satisfaction last year, industry performance is on the upswing.
JetBlue Airways and Alaska Air Group have both made offers.
Skytrax has released its annual ranking of the top airlines on the planet. Unsurprisingly, U.S.-based airlines are not among the most well regarded.
The airline, which was founded in 2007 and is partly owned by serial entrepreneur Richard Branson, filed with the Securities Exchange Commission on Monday after announcing its first annual profit.