Cedric Rhoads currently serves as the Executive Director of Corporate Sales and Product Management at Panasonic Avionics Corporation.
With over 36 years in aviation, Cedric has spent the last 24 years with Matsushita and Panasonic Avionics. He joined Panasonic Avionics in 1992 as a Field Engineer and subsequently rose through the ranks as a Product Support Engineer, Manager of Development Test & Integration, Director of Information Technology and Director of Product Management.
In his current role, Cedric oversees Panasonic’s Global Sales, Strategic Marketing, Product Marketing, Social Media, and IFE Product Management.
Prior to Panasonic, Cedric was in the U.S. Air Force, followed by stints at Lockheed-Martin and United Airlines. Cedric studied Electrical Engineering at the University of Maryland.