Tony joined Signature in July 2013 as President and Chief Operating Officer of Aircraft Service International Group and has been responsible for a number of portfolio businesses during his tenure, including Global Engine Services and Signature TECHNICAir. Tony has over 25 years’ experience in the aviation industry.
Prior to joining Signature, Tony was the Chief Operating Officer of Spirit Airlines and previous to that role he was with US Airways serving as their Managing Director Europe. Tony holds a BS in Business from the University of Maryland.
Amy is responsible for leading and optimizing all activities that ensure Signature is a rewarding place to work. This includes hiring the best talent, offering the right incentives, creating development opportunities and driving an engaging and inclusive culture.
Prior to her current role, Amy served as the SVP and Chief Human Resources Officer for Royal Caribbean and brings more than 20 years of experience in HR leadership, including roles with Goodyear Tire and Rubber Company and Novartis Pharmaceuticals. She holds an MBA from Kent State University and a bachelor’s degree in communications from Walsh University.
Derek is responsible for delivering an exceptional customer experience across Signature’s global network of private aviation terminals, aligning business strategies with market demands, and optimizing revenue through Signature’s loyalty, marketing, sales, and revenue management initiatives.
He joined Signature from IHG Hotels & Resorts where he was responsible for sales efforts of IHG's portfolio of 17 brands, covering over 6,000 properties in more than 100 countries. Prior to IHG, Derek held a variety of senior commercial leadership roles at American Airlines. He has been a board member on numerous travel and hospitality councils, and holds a Master of Business Administration from Texas Christian University.
Mike joined Signature Aviation as Chief Financial Officer in August 2022 and is responsible for directing and overseeing the financial activities for Signature Aviation and all related business units. He most recently served as the SVP & CFO for GE Gas Power.
Mike brings more than 20 years of experience in financial leadership across the GE organization to his new role. This includes roles within GE Energy, GE Power and GE Aviation, where he served as Global Financial Analysis & Planning Leader. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of Connecticut.
Maria joined Signature in August 2018. She has significant experience in general counsel roles, both in the US and globally, including thirteen years in the aerospace and aviation sector. Prior to joining Signature, she was Director and Associate General Counsel, Global Transactions and Compliance for Lockheed Martin Aeronautics.
Maria began her career working in corporate law in New York and Washington, D.C. She joined Mubadala Development Company in 2010 as General Counsel for its Strata Manufacturing aerostructures manufacturing company and Horizon International Flight Academy, based in Abu Dhabi, before joining Lockheed Martin in 2015. Maria holds a Bachelor of Science in Commerce and Foreign Affairs from the University of Virginia and a juris doctor degree from Columbia Law School.
Brad is responsible for all field operations, workforce optimization, safety and security, and continuous improvement for our over 200 bases globally.
He most recently served as Senior Vice President of Corporate Store Operations and Restaurants for 7‑Eleven, where he was responsible for more than 4,900 fuel sites, 5,300 corporate-operated stores, and 900 restaurant locations. Brad brings extensive operations experience with proven results in driving growth and profitability. Williams earned a Bachelor of Business Administration from Texas Christian University.
Jim is responsible for building relationships with our airport partners, seeking new strategic opportunities throughout the network for airports and their local communities. He is also responsible for our MRO operations.
Jim brings 35+ years of administrative, financial and operational experience in the aviation industry. He is rated as an Airline Transport Pilot and has overseen fixed base operations (FBO), MRO and aircraft management & charter operations.