A strong and experienced executive team leading a skilled and engaged workforce.

Tim Taylor

President and Chief Executive Officer

40+ years of leadership experience in the aerospace and defense industries. Former CEO, Elbit Systems of America, a global defense electronics, and commercial aviation company. Pioneered new technology-based systems for customers such as Gulfstream Aerospace and Federal Express. Previously held executive level positions with GEC-Marconi and AlliedSignal Aerospace. Published Musician.

Mike Mason

Vice President, Finance & Chief Financial Officer

30+ years of experience in corporate finance and the aerospace industry. Former engineer with Boeing and Lockheed Martin. Previously held executive finance positions with American Airlines, Sabre, PepsiCo, and King Aerospace. Mike holds a BS in Aerospace Engineering from Rice University and an MBA in Finance from The University of Texas at Austin.

Pete Ring

Vice President, Business Development & Chief Strategy Officer

Active pilot since 2000, holding both Private and Commercial/Instrument certifications. Current board member of the Aircraft Electronics Association. Studied Flight Operations at Daniel Webster College in Nashua, NH. Previously held sales and management positions at Avidyne. Commonly referred to as “The ADS-B Expert” by industry peers, Pete is a sought after public speaker for educational seminars.

Ashley Ring

Director of Sales

15+ years of experience in the aerospace industry. Previously held sales positions at FreeFlight Systems include Channel Sales Manager and Inside Sales and Marketing Representative. Holds a B.S. in Management, and received a M.S. in Management and Leadership in 2018.

Kayla Spence

Director of Operations

10+ years of human resource experience in retail, finance, and third-party logistics. Graduated with business management degree from Tarleton State University in 2005, and earned PHR Certification in 2011 and SHRM-CP in November 2014.