Private Jet Services Group, Exclusive Travel and Private Aviation Sponsor of LEAD1 Association

Collegiate sports-team travel and logistics veterans at PJS team up with the LEAD1 Association.


Private Jet Services (PJS) has announced their support of the LEAD1 Association as the exclusive private aviation sponsor. LEAD1 represents the athletic directors, programs, and student-athletes of the 129 member schools of the Football Bowl Subdivision.

Private Jet Services is the largest private aviation consultancy in North America with fifteen years of experience providing full-season charter services to collegiate and professional teams. Leveraging these strengths, PJS will aid the continuing of the LEAD1 mission to, “Support the athletic directors of America’s leading intercollegiate programs in preparing today’s students to be tomorrow’s leaders.”

PJS has been invited to join the LEAD1 Association at their annual meeting in Washington, D.C. from September 26-27, 2017. The highlight will be the “Celebration of College Sports” reception to be held at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel on the evening of Tuesday, September 26, 2017. This event is to honor college sports with invitations extended to members of Congress, Faculty Athletic Representatives (FARS), and industry leaders.

“Tom McMillen and his Board of Trustees are visionaries in this space. PJS is thrilled to back this skilled team of professionals as they campaign for the future of college athletics.”  –  Private Jet Services CEO/Founder, Greg Raiff

“Private Jet Services is a leader when it comes to facilitating sports-team travel, at both collegiate and professional levels. PJS will bring great value to LEAD1 as we enter this new era with a renewed emphasis on the wellbeing of the student-athlete.”  –  LEAD1 President and CEO, Tom McMillen

ABOUT PJS: Private Jet Services Group (PJS) is an expert aviation consultancy for both professional and collegiate sports teams and their athletes. For fifteen years, PJS has provided full-season charter services to both NCAA Division I and professional sports teams, including the NHL, MLB, MLS and International Football. Global clientele also include several Fortune 500 corporations, presidential candidates, government agencies, and many of the world’s largest bands. The PJS culture is built upon a deep passion for aviation and obsessive attention to detail. PJS provides a level of service and safety unmatched in the private aviation industry.

ABOUT PJS: The LEAD1 Association represents the athletic directors, the programs, and the student-athletes of the 129 universities which comprise the NCAA Division 1 Football Subdivision. Key to the LEAD1 mission are influencing how the rules of college sports are enacted and implemented, advocating for the future of college athletics and providing various services to the members. The mission statement of LEAD1 Association is, “Supporting the athletic directors of America’s leading intercollegiate programs in preparing today’s students to be tomorrow’s leaders.

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