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Who are we?

We are business advisors to FBOs. While our specializations encompass a broad range of business disciplines, we are at our core, critical thinkers. Trusted advisors, staunch advocates, business mentors. More than consultants, we are FBO Partners.

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What’s the difference between an SMS and an SMS?

An organization with a true Safety Management System (SMS) demonstrates that managing risk and assuring a safe working environment are institutionalized into the corporate culture. This requires that the organization evolve beyond just “going through the motions” of assuring basic regulatory compliance to a more robust system of identifying, tracking, interpreting analyzing, and to use data to make decisions about risk mitigation and safety improvements. (Airport Business Magazine, August/September 2019)

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Media Relations After an Accident: Are You Ready?

BP’s Deepwater Horizon. United 3411. The Boeing 737MAX. All are examples of situations that escalated -not because of the magnitude of the underlying issue- but because of a ham-handed public relations response. In the aviation business, we have a duty to the travelling public to place safety of life above all else. When the unthinkable happens, we have an equal duty to be ready to provide a reassuring and accurate voice to affected families, employees, customers and the public. Yet, has our society become so litigious that we cannot sincerely apologize for a genuine mistake without causing additional liability for our company? (Airport Business Magazine, June-July 2019)

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Douglas Wilson

President & Senior Partner

Hangar Subleasing/FBO Real Estate, IS-BAH Implementation/IS-BAH Auditor, Marketing/Media Relations/Content, Mergers & Acquisitions

Todd Baumgartner

Senior Partner

Mergers & Acquisitions, Procurement, Fleet Customer Fuel Supply

Rikki Altenburg

Senior Associate

Customer Service, FBO Fuel Sales

Jamie Wilson

Senior Associate

Logistics, FBO Management, Mentoring and Coaching

Ty Kronk

Senior Associate

Maintenance Operational Analysis, Mobile Maintenance Programs, Maintenance Tracking System, Aircraft Maintenance Planning, Maintenance Budgeting, Guaranteed Maintenance Programs, Part 135 and 145 Certification and Regulatory Matters

Patrick Moylan, CSP

Senior Associate

Safety Program Development and Implementation/Safety Culture Evolution/SMS Implementation and Auditing/Airline Services

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