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photof of Incoming and outgoing CEOs Camacho and McQueen
TIM RUDELL / WKSU

This week Akron-Canton Airport’s long-time CEO introduced the person who will succeed him when he retires .  Rick McQueen and Ren Camacho sat down together and talked about what northeast Ohio's second largest full-service airport has been, and what it can become.

Akron Canton Airport interior
TIM RUDELL / WKSU

This week the Akron-Canton Airport introduced a new CEO and announced the groundbreaking for a $32 million expansion. The construction for the project is to begin Aug. 28.  

Renato “Ren” Camacho will take over for retiring Akron-Canton CEO Richard McQueen in October.

He said the construction for the airport's expansion is a concourse upgrade and another step in an ongoing master plan to make the Akron-Canton Airport stronger in key operating areas.