Houston, TX- September 1, 2011:  Paragon Aviation Group® announces the addition of Executive Air to the network of elite operators. Located at Austin Straubel International Airport (GRB), this first class operation is the newest FBO member to the group.

Executive Air was established in the late 1960’s and has gone through two major expansions, the first in 1997, and the second in 2004. With a state of the art facility, Executive Air is the right choice for business travelers at GRB. 

Enthusiastic about being the newest member to Paragon, General Manager, Mark Jaraczewski said, “We felt with Paragons knowledge and resources of the Aviation Industry, they could provide us with the right strategy and tools needed to gain market-share and generate sustainable revenue now and into the future.”

As the eleventh member to the group, Executive Air will be in good company with the other first class operators in the group. Sharing best practices, training tools, and customer strategies are just some of the privileges that Paragon members receive. Jaraczewski commented about the group saying, “I believe if we all work together for the same goal, it’s a winning formula for each member involved.  We need to leverage each other’s strengths whether it’s through Strategy and Tactical Planning, Networking or just staying current and relevant with the latest trends in our industry.”

Paragon Aviation Group® President Mike Delk said, “We feel that we are the right choice for Executive Air, our resources could help bring them to the next level of an already successful business.” Delk further stated, “they have a great foundation and will bring an added value to the network which is something we look for in each member.”

Paragon represents a group of first-class independent FBOs and small chains that have the same operational principles; customer-focused service, quality, safety, reliability and value. By delivering tangible benefits to its members through leverage in buying power on FBO services and customer information through state of the art flight tracking software provided by Argus.  Each FBO joining PAG goes through a comprehensive audit of facility and services offered to ensure the quality of the member base. A base of core standards have been developed for each FBO to adhere to and maintain to remain in the network.

Paragon Aviation Group® is owned and operated by Delk’s Valley Oil, a family business comprised of Mike Delk, Megan Barnes and Molly LeBlanc. With their combined industry experience of over 60 years they have introduced an exciting new industry platform for premier aviation service providers.