My Desk, My Life -- Atwood "Woody" Collins III

Model airplane -- "I got that from <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PEBSL000138" title="Gary C. Kelly" href="/topic/business/gary-c.-kelly-PEBSL000138.topic">Gary Kelly</a>, the CEO of <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="ORCRP014240" title="Southwest Airlines" href="/topic/business/transportation-industry/air-transportation-industry/southwest-airlines-ORCRP014240.topic">Southwest Airlines</a>. He sent me that because I was at <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLTRA0000038" title="BWI Thurgood Marshall Airport" href="/topic/transportation/air-transportation/bwi-thurgood-marshall-airport-PLTRA0000038.topic">BWI</a> [airport] and told him the the employees of M&T took 13,000 Southwest flights in one year. That's equivalent to a round trip for every employee. I said to him, you're our lifeline. The next day I got this model of a 737 in <a class="taxInlineTagLink" id="PLGEO100100600000000" title="Maryland" href="/topic/us/maryland-PLGEO100100600000000.topic">Maryland</a> flag colors."

( COLBY WARE, BALTIMORE SUN / May 20, 2011 )

Model airplane -- "I got that from Gary Kelly, the CEO of Southwest Airlines. He sent me that because I was at BWI [airport] and told him the the employees of M&T took 13,000 Southwest flights in one year. That's equivalent to a round trip for every employee. I said to him, you're our lifeline. The next day I got this model of a 737 in Maryland flag colors."

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