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22 Jun

Regional Airline Association Annual Convention

2017-05-25T09:49:35+00:00 June 22nd, 2015|Conference Spotlight Series, General, Industry Spotlight|

By: Jack Harty Last month, I had the opportunity to attend the annual Regional Airline Association convention in Cleveland, Ohio. Leading up to the event, I was quite excited to learn more about the regional airline industry and RAA. The Regional Airline Association (RAA) was founded in 1975, and it is a North America business association [...]

04 May

Employer Spotlight: Grimmster Technologies – Outdoor Robotics

2017-05-25T09:49:35+00:00 May 4th, 2015|Employer Insights, General, Industry Spotlight, Job Search Advice|

Grimmster Technologies - Outdoor Robotics is located in New Smyrna Beach, FL.  The founder and CEO Charles Grimm gives us some insight.  Please describe your company. Grimmster started originally as a web development and software company back in 1998. I bought my first domain name from network solutions for $75. I was still working for Morgan Stanley as an Financial Adviser [...]

23 Apr

Your Career is Clear for Takeoff

2017-05-25T09:49:36+00:00 April 23rd, 2015|Career Paths, General, Hiring Trends, Industry Spotlight|

By: Lauren Burmester The Air Traffic Management (ATM) degree at Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University is a very unique and specific program.  Majority of students go through the degree with the intent to become an Air Traffic Controller with the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) upon graduation.  To become an Air Traffic Controller with the FAA can be [...]

05 Mar

Corporate Aviation – How do I get there?

2017-05-25T09:49:37+00:00 March 5th, 2015|Announcements, Career Paths, Career Services Resources, Hiring Trends, Industry Spotlight, Job Search Advice|

By: Brian Carhide Business aviation is an important component to the aviation industry, and many pilots aspire to become one of these elite group of aviators. Corporate aviation is more challenging to get the proverbial “foot-in-the-door”, and takes a unique set of networking skills to advance one’s career into this sector of the industry. Unlike [...]

27 Oct

Alumni Spotlight: Deric S. Dymerski

2017-05-25T09:49:39+00:00 October 27th, 2014|Alumni Spotlight Series, Career Paths, Employer Insights, Industry Spotlight, Job Search Advice, Success Stories|

Deric S. Dymerski is a December 1990 graduate from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Daytona Beach.  His degree was in Aeronautical Science and his is currently President of Atlas Aviation. Can you please discuss your career path since graduating from Embry-Riddle? I started at the customer service desk for Butler Aviation at Palm Beach International Airport [...]

15 Sep

Alumni Spotlight: Leland C Shanle

2017-05-25T09:49:41+00:00 September 15th, 2014|Alumni Spotlight Series, Announcements, Employer Insights, Events, General, Industry Spotlight, Success Stories|

Leland C Shanle is a graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Shanle is a pilot, award winning author, and military/aviation technical adviser for the movie industry. His consulting projects include Pearl Harbor, Behind Enemy Lines, xXx, The Day After Tomorrow and Stealth. His production company--Broken Wing Productions--has worked on several aviation-based movies and series including the [...]

20 Jan

Alumni Spotlight: Lauren Clarke

2017-05-25T09:49:46+00:00 January 20th, 2014|Alumni Spotlight Series, Career Paths, Employer Insights, Industry Spotlight, Job Search Advice, Success Stories|

Lauren Clarke is a May 2011 and May 2013 graduate of Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University.  She completed her Bachelor of Science in Aeronautical Science and an Associate of Science in Aviation Maintenance Science with Airframe and PowerPlant certifications at the Daytona Beach campus.  She is currently a Pilot/Mechanic for Airtec, an aviation and technology integration company. [...]