Tomas's background as owner and director of various organizations both in aviation and outside our industry, and with his skills as a professional pilot and advanced aircraft instructor, combined with his managerial and organizational skills, he makes of a very valuable asset to our organization. As a pilot, he has accumulated more than 15,000 hours on airplanes. He holds an Airline Transport Pilot Certificate and several instructor ratings (CFI, CFII, MEI, AGI), including a Gold Seal award by the FAA and a Designation as Pilot Proficiency Examiner. He holds several type ratings on Turbine Powered Aircraft to include Gulfstream VI (650), Gulfstream IV, Gulfstream III, Gulfstream II, Challenger 600, 601, 604 & 605 Citation 650 (III, VI and VII) Citation 525S (all CJ series single pilot) Citation 500 (Single pilot certified on all 500 501 550 551 560 series) Citation 510 (Mustang) and Helicopters. Tomas has been Chief Pilot and Director of Operations for several different large companies in the aviation industry. With his corporate background, managerial skills and marketing experience, Tomas is a great asset to our organization.