SALT LAKE CITY, UT – Tom Chapman joins Elevate Jet (EJ) as Regional Vice President of Managed Aircraft Sales. Elevate Jet, recently rebranded from Keystone Aviation, has been a premier aviation solution provider for over three decades, delivering individualized aircraft management, sales and acquisitions, and maintenance services for aircraft owners and flyers.
With 30 years of aviation experience as a key relationship builder with high net worth and C-level clients, Tom's career accomplishments strengthen the company's growth strategy. Tom will partner with Peter Kiernan, VP of Managed Aircraft Sales at EJ, to serve managed clients throughout the western US.
"I’m thrilled to be joining the Elevate Jet team during an exciting period of strategic growth. My primary goal as VP of Managed Aircraft Sales is to grow and expand our fleet of managed aircraft," said Tom Chapman. "I look forward to supporting this objective with the skills and expertise I've developed over the past three decades in the industry."
Tom previously served as Executive Vice President at Volato, Chief Operating Officer at Aerospace Instrument Support, and Senior Vice President of Corporate Aircraft at C&L Aviation Group.
"Tom's career as a revenue and relationship-driven leader in the aviation industry supports our commitment to hands-on service that prioritizes client success," said David Allen, COO, Elevate Jet. "His proven skills and notable accomplishments of producing $1B in aviation sales and services strengthen our continued growth strategy for the Elevate Jet managed fleet."
Tom Chapman studied Aviation Administration at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Daytona Beach, FL. He holds an FAA Pilot's License and formally served as a board chairman for an international aviation medical relief organization.