Trenton, N.J., August 30, 2021 – Jet East, an aviation maintenance company offering full-service capabilities and 24/7 mobile maintenance, is pleased to announce the hiring of David Grup.  Mr. Grup will serve as the Vice President of Sales where he will lead a team of regional directors while partnering with the Business Development Team and Marketing Department.  As an experienced leader and long-tenured aviation professional, Mr. Grup brings a wealth of experience, knowledge, and expertise to the company.

Mr. Grup began his aviation career with the United States Armed Forces, serving as a member of the Navy Search and Rescue Team.  Throughout the course of his career, he has held various roles within the maintenance field with companies like Stevens Aviation and Textron Aviation.  Most recently, Mr. Grup served as the Regional Sales Director for Constant Aviation.  In this role, he oversaw a team of Sales Managers, covering the southeast and Texas territories of the US.

Mr. Grup is an accomplished executive with a focus on aftermarket aviation sales and client management.  He has a depth of experience in selling aftermarket upgrades for jet aircraft including avionics, interiors and jet engine overhaul maintenance.  His goal-oriented approach has a proven record toward achieving organizational success.

Stephen Maiden, President and CEO of Jet East stated, “I am thrilled to have Dave join our team as a senior leader within the organization.”  Maiden continued, “Dave possesses a team-based approach to solving problems for the betterment of the entire company.  He values the importance of building meaningful relationships and puts an emphasis on customer service that is necessary in our business.  His vast experience in the aviation maintenance sector of the business, with specific focus on sales and business development, will be instrumental to our future.”

 About Jet East, A Gama Aviation Company

Jet East, A Gama Aviation Company, is one of the nation’s leading aviation maintenance providers. The company specializes in scheduled maintenance, on-demand mobile maintenance for unscheduled events, paint and interior completions and provides related services in the areas of structural repairs, composite work, and non-destructive testing (NDT).  With a deeply talented workforce, Jet East is available to meet customer maintenance needs with on-demand service and coast to coast coverage in the U.S and in certain international markets.  An expansive AOG Mobile Maintenance team operates with a 24/7 Dispatch Team and compliments the company’s maintenance hangars in New York, New Jersey, Florida, Texas, and Nevada.

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