October 2018 News

Friday, October 19, 2018 12:00 PM | Anonymous

October 2018 News


Ernesta Corcoran Awarded NBAA Top 40 Under 40

Join the PNBAA Board of Directors congratulating Ernesta Corcoran for being awarded one of NBAA's Top 40 Under 40 this month. 

Ernesta is one of the driving forces within this organization leading the Schedulers & Dispatchers program, membership renewals, communication initiatives plus she is a familiar face at every engagement. Those responsibilities are all in addition to managing the fast pace world of charter sales and keeping customers happy at Jetstream Aviation. We are grateful Ernesta has chosen to give her energy and enthusiasm to our business aviation community.


One Last Membership Grant for 2018


This year PNBAA will be awarding one more member scholarship/grant up to $2,500 to further pursue business aviation career aspirations within the Pacific Northwest. All prior applicants will remain eligible for the upcoming award.


Who do you know that would appreciate this support in their personal growth plans? Perhaps someone ready to rejoin business aviation after time off caring for family? Are you looking to switch roles within our industry? All members are welcome to complete the application on the website. The application deadline is December 1st.


Scholarship/Grant Link


Member Meeting & Holiday Party

Thursday, December 6th  4:30 - 7:00 pm

The Museum of Flight, Seattle

What a successful 2018! The PNBAA community will gather for our annual Member Meeting & Holiday party on December 6th. Share your 2018 journey and hear about others. 

It may be free and all business aviation professionals are welcome, but you should register on the event webpage to support the catering order by December 2nd. Sooner would be appreciated. 

A short business meeting will start at 4:30 pm to review our collective accomplishments, philanthropy and current annual members will elect a new class to the Board of Directors. 

Member Mtg & Holiday Party Link


Join the Next Board of Directors Class

Are you ready for personal growth in 2019? Consider applying for the next class to be elected to the Board of Directors in December. 

It is a hands-on role focused on creating professional development programs, strengthening peer relationships, advocating for the industry and paying it forward with philanthropy. Key skill sets you will likely develop in this role include event planning, a little fundraising, committee collaboration and learning more about our diverse industry. 

Please complete a website application by November 4th. All prior applicants throughout this year remain in consideration. The Board will review applications and nominate the next class to be elected at the upcoming Member Meeting & Holiday Party. Visit with any Board member to learn more about the opportunity. 

Board of Director Link


Golf Tournament Brings Out 300+

Last month the PNBAA community enjoyed a picture perfect day for the 10th annual Golf Tournament. It was the largest PNBAA engagement yet with 300+ golfers, sponsors and volunteers covering two courses.

Special thanks to Title, Golf Ball and Hole Sponsor Dassault Falcon Jet  and the record number of supporters for making this unprecedented engagement possible. 

Dozens of participants won golf and raffle prizes to boast about. The 10th place golfers won the biggest prize as a fun way to honor this 10th year. Congratulations Lukas Cannon, Mick Kendall, Bill Appleton and Jake Nicol!

Pictured below are happy golfers, sponsors and volunteers hard at work:


You Can Engage this Community on Facebook

PNBAA is experimenting with the content and your engagement on our private Facebook group. This group has already doubled in 2018. We encourage members to post any content relevant to business aviation in the Pacific Northwest.

Website:  pnbaa.org    

Mail:  P.O. Box 81022 Seattle, Washington 98108

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