R. Damon Ward, Executive Chairman

R. Damon Ward, Executive Chairman of Metro Aerospace, is a veteran business leader with over 30 years of experience founding quality companies, scaling them quickly, and exiting successfully.  He has built a reputation as an expert and an adviser of flight related matters from his success as an aerospace executive and pilot of both fixed wing and rotorcraft vehicles.  Damon most recently held the position of CEO at Business Air, a corporate aircraft charter and management company he founded in 2001.  While there, Damon drove the company toward its strategic goal of growth and profitability, developed and implemented business growth strategies, and mentored executive management team members.  Prior to Business Air, Damon held Executive Vice President and General Manager positions within the aviation industry.

Damon holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Economics from Texas A&M University – Commerce.  He also maintains a commercial pilot license.

More about Damon: https://linkedin.com/in/damon-ward