AeroGuard Flight Training Center Chief Financial Officer Adrian Brown was awarded the Financial Executives International (FEI) Arizona Chapter 2019 CFO of the Year. The Award acknowledges excellent chief financial officers among Arizona companies.
FEI, headquartered in Morristown, NJ, is recognized as a leading association for senior-level financial executives, invested in the success of their organizations and the occupation.
To win this award, the FEI requires that applicants demonstrate a number of criteria, including achievement in corporate reporting and performance, vision innovation and leadership. In his three years with AeroGuard, Brown has been instrumental in its growth, from the launch of its career-focused Pilot Pathway Program in partnership with SkyWest Airlines to its campus expansion from Arizona to California, Texas and most recently, Florida.
From AeroGuard CFO and award recipient Adrian Brown, “I am so thankful to everyone at AeroGuard for the support I have received. I absolutely would not have received this award if it weren’t for being part of the great AeroGuard team and the great work that has been achieved by everyone in transforming the company.”
In his role, Brown continuously works to bridge the gap between finance and business operations. His dedication to AeroGuard has helped support and shape its success.
“My thanks goes out to all employees for helping me in achieving this recognition. AeroGuard is a phenomenal company with great people. It’s not just a recognition for me, it’s a recognition for the company and for that, I’m proud,” said Brown.
From AeroGuard CEO Joel Davidson, “We’re incredibly proud of Adrian’s achievement. This is a very prestigious award, reflecting the tremendous hard work and effort that he has contributed to AeroGuard. It’s a great testament to the progress that has been made at this company.
“Adrian’s exceptional leadership has helped take AeroGuard to new heights. The Award is well-deserved and recognizes one of the outstanding leaders in our organization.”
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