I was inspired as a child watching military planes when we lived on base.
GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (PRWEB) December 20, 2017
The National Association of Professional Women (NAPW) honors Mary T. McGeough as a 2017-2018 inductee into its VIP Woman of the Year Circle. She is recognized with this prestigious distinction for leadership in entrepreneurship. NAPW is the nation’s leading networking organization exclusively for professional women, boasting more than 850,000 members, a thriving eChapter and over 200 operating Local Chapters.
“I’m pleased to welcome Mary into this exceptional group of professional women,” said NAPW President Star Jones. “Her knowledge and experience in her industry are valuable assets to her company and community.”
Mary T. McGeough’s love of flying and airplanes goes back to when she living on a military base as a young girl. “I was inspired as a child watching military planes when we lived on base,” she recalled. She eventually married a man who ran a business jet company.
Ms. McGeough gained professional experience in the field of aviation while working as an Aviation Tax Specialist at Aviation Tax Consultants. She also has her real estate license but recently landed her dream job as an Account Executive at Privé Jets, a global leader in private air charters.
“I currently broker charter airplanes and yachts as well as provide a concierge service,” Ms. McGeough explained. “My responsibilities include traveling to meet customers, securing airplanes for charter and managing accounts for current customers.” She skillfully uses her expertise in negotiation, sales, consulting and financial management to assess and manage clients’ needs.
Admitting the private travel industry can sometimes be challenging, Ms. McGeough looks forward to continued success. “The most rewarding part of my job is that there are no ceilings for how high you can advance,” she said. “In the next five years, I plan on being one of the top earners in the company.”
Awards & Accomplishments:
M.B.A., New Hampshire University, Finance; B.A., Berkeley College, International Business
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