Shye Gilad has trained and coached hundreds of executives, entrepreneurs, and airline pilots to successful outcomes, and led multiple startups in the entertainment, air transportation, and human development industries. He is passionate about leadership development, lifelong learning, and random acts of hospitality.

A former airline captain, Shye is co-founder and Managing Partner of ProJet Aviation, an award-winning aircraft management and worldwide charter company that helps people accomplish extraordinary things through the wonder of private flight. He is the founder and Principal of Creating Lift Leadership, a coaching and consulting firm dedicated to elevating the performance of executives, entrepreneurs, and the organizations they lead.

Gilad is an Adjunct Professor and Entrepreneur in Residence at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, where he earned an MBA in International Business. He holds a BS in Aeronautical Science from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, and is a Coach Member of the International Coach Federation (ICF).