Bonny Simi


JetBlue Technology Ventures


Bonny Simi is the President of JetBlue Technology Ventures, the Silicon Valley innovation hub for JetBlue Airway’s investment and incubation of emerging startups at the intersection of technology, travel, and hospitality.

She joined JetBlue in 2003 and has served in operational and strategic roles within Flight Operations, System Operations, People, Airports, Customer Support and developed the award winning “Voice of the Customer” program. Most recently she was the head of Talent for JetBlue. Uniquely, she is also a qualified airline captain for JetBlue.

Prior to JetBlue, Ms. Simi was a Captain at United Airlines, flying 727, 737 and 777 jets domestically and internationally. Better known by her maiden name of Bonny Warner, she is a 3 time Olympian and 10 time national champion in the sports of luge and bobsled. Ms. Simi graduated from Stanford University with three degrees, including MS Management, MS Engineering and a BA in Communications.