Since Paragon Aviation Group’s inception in 2010, their FBO Advisory Board has served to ensure that the growth of the network and programs offered were in concert with the needs of the member base.
Paragon is proud to introduce five new board members: Scott Cutshall – Senior VP of Development and Sustainability at Clay Lacy Aviation, Jérôme Ferasin – CCO at Sky Valet/Aéroports de la Côte d’Azur, Julie O'Brien – GM at ProJet Aviation (KJYO), Kyle Schultz – VP of Operations at Ross Aviation, and Michel Tohane – FBO Network Development Executive at Luxaviation Group.
“The Advisory Board is a small group of owners, executives, and key managers of select FBOs in our network that we rely upon for honest feedback, insight, and recommendations. Our focus is on helping the FBOs with operational efficiencies, shared best practices, and direct sales and marketing efforts,” said Megan Barnes, President of Paragon Aviation Group. “As we grow, it’s imperative that we continue to focus on our guiding principles of safety, value, quality, reliability, and service. The board’s in-depth aviation knowledge has been an integral part of helping Paragon expand and innovate.”
Along with Barnes, members from Paragon on the board include Mike Delk – Chairman of the Board and Scott Jefvert – Director of Sales. Rounding out the board consists of long-standing board members: Bobby Courtney – VP of Aviation at Fontainebleau Aviation (KOPF), Darren Hall – VP of Business Development at Fargo Jet Center (KFAR), and Steven Kelly – President & CEO at Odyssey Aviation Bahamas.
The Paragon Network has surpassed 110 operations worldwide in 26 countries. Internationally, with FBOs in Barcelona, Brussels, Cape Town, Dubai, Geneva, Madrid, Monterrey, Sydney, and Paris, much of the predominant business regions are covered. Top US markets consist of Austin, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, Detroit, Houston, Los Angeles, Miami, New York, Seattle, and Washington D.C.
The Paragon Network is a distinguished membership of elite FBOs and international handling agents that provide world-class service to general aviation travelers around the globe. Paragon Aviation Group performs a comprehensive audit of the facilities and service offered to ensure the quality of the member base before any FBO joins The Paragon Network. Each member FBO must comply with a set of strategically developed core standards to remain in the group. Paragon Aviation Group facilitates The Paragon Network.
Paragon Aviation Group is a family business comprised of Mike Delk, Megan Barnes, and Molly LeBlanc. With their combined industry experience of over 85 years, they have introduced an exciting new industry platform for premier aviation service providers.