Jet Quest announced today that Robin Eissler has assumed the role of President and CEO. Her father and co-founder, Don Richards, who has led the company for fifteen years said, “I am proud to pass the torch on to Robin. She has worked by my side since she was 18 and knows this business better than anyone.”
Eissler brings to the new role fifteen years experience as Vice President and Co-Founder and twenty years experience in aircraft sales. She is also the founder of the business aviation flight charity Sky Hope Network and played an essential role coordinating over 800 flights during the 2010 business aviation relief effort in Haiti. Eissler is a Certified Aviation Manager (CAM) and an active member of the National Business Aviation Association through her role on the Corporate Aircraft Management Committee. She was Co-Chair of the 2012 and 2013 NBAA Leadership Conferences and is an avid advocate for the industry.
Richards will continue in an aircraft sales role at Jet Quest and as President Emeritus. With over 40 years in the aircraft sales business, Richards’ experience is a valuable resource for Jet Quest, and he will continue to provide services to clients and insight to the Jet Quest team.
“I am thrilled to be able to lead our team into the future,” said Ms. Eissler. “We are already at work refining our mission and growing to become the top aircraft sales firm in the world.” The company’s focus in the future will be on the Cessna Citation product line. The team will continue serving it’s current client base with sales and acquisition services on a variety of aircraft types.