Bob Caton joined Aeroterm December 1st 2015 and is responsible for Business Development aimed at Aeroterm’s expansion efforts in the Eastern and Central U.S. regions.
Immediately prior to joining Aeroterm Mr. Caton was vice president and leasing officer with Prologis’ having an additional title as an Airport Facilities Specialist and working within the eastern region overseeing the on-tarmac leasing and marketing activity at JFK, PHL, IAD, BWI, JAX and MIA. He began with Prologis in March of 2006 and remained with them until he joined Aeroterm in 2015.
Mr. Caton has 34 years of diversified air cargo experience, working for companies like Nippon Cargo Airlines, Korean Air, Summit Airlines, Associated Airfreight and Nehls and O’Connell, a small import broker / freight forwarder where he held his first job at JFK.
In 1992 Mr. Caton started Cargo Shipping Transportation Analysts, an air cargo consulting firm primarily focused on warehouse efficiency, cargo operational performance, cargo security analysis and technology integration engineering. He stopped consulting just prior to taking a position at Prologis.
Mr. Caton is a past president of the JFK International Airport Chamber of Commerce and was instrumental in putting together the John F Kennedy Airport 50th anniversary celebration. He also recently sat on the New York City Industrial Business Advisory Council, Transportation Research Board ACRP Project 3-24 “Air Cargo Facility Planning and Development” Review Panel, and currently sits on the State University of New York (SUNY) at Farmingdale Aviation Curriculum Advisory Committee.
Mr. Caton is active with the JFK Air Cargo Association, the Kennedy Airport Airlines Management Council Cargo Committee, and the JFK International Airport Chamber of Commerce.
Mr. Caton was graduated from the State University of New York at Farmingdale with an AAS degree in criminal justice.
Recipient: Bishop Wright Award “Man of the Year” 2013
JFK Air Cargo Association “Man of the Year” 2013
Graduate: FBI Citizen Academy - 2013
Licensed New York State Real Estate Broker