Fly Concierge

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Management Team

Jernej Razen

president

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Jernej Razen is the president of FLY Concierge.  In addition to his numerous managerial responsibilities, he still finds time to manage the company’s social media efforts and oversee the blog.  Jernej comes from the film industry where he worked in several executive capacities, which include creative executive roles for a number of popular films and TV Series such as Limitless, Immortals and The Librarians. Although he resides in LA, his frequent forays of the East Coast and extensive knowledge of restaurants the world over serve him well as he leads this young and dynamic company.

Jack Axelrod

vice president, sales

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Jack Axelrod  is the vice president of sales of FLY Concierge.  Jack is an experienced sales executive with an unparalleled approach to scaling business.  A veteran of the Silicon Beach startup scene, Jack is an expert in lean business methodology.  He enjoys growing technology companies that make the world a better place.  In his spare time you can catch him seeking out the city's best speakeasys or at a dive bar rooting on the Dodgers.  

 

Dr. Fae Samuels

vice president, strategy and human resource  

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Dr. Fae Samuels is the vice president of strategy and human resources of FLY Concierge.  She directs the company's strategic expansion, particularly in international markets, as well as oversees all human resource decisions and initiatives.  Dr. Fae hails from the education field where she was a school board principal and university instructor.  She is also a prominent figure in the global arena of conflict resolution and the published author of "How to Implement a Peer Mediation Program: Step by Step Instructions".    

Martin Adams

legal consultant

Martin Adams is the legal consultant for FLY Concierge.  He is the founding partner of adams & commissiong llc, a boutique law firm serving various types of clients.  Prior to founding the firm, Martin was a Captain in the United States Marine Corps where he served as a Judge Advocate.  In addition to the military, Martin also has experience in the field of finance having worked as an investment banker for JP Morgan.

Emily Francisco

operations manager

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Emily Francisco is the operations manager for FLY Concierge.  In her role, she controls multiple behind the scenes responsibilities such as client enrollment, subscription administration, customer support and retention and internal management of confidential information.  Emily has an accomplished background as a successful entrepreneur with experience in multiple fields and business industries, including marketing and customer service.

Advisory Board

Professor Barrett Hazeltine

chairman, advisory board 

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Professor Hazeltine chairs the Advisory Board of FLY Concierge and brings a wealth of experience from a lifetime committed to business, entreprenurial and academic excellence.

Professor Hazelitne was Professor of Engineering at Brown University. He is now Professor Emeritus but continues to teach at Brown.

He has consulted for several engineering companies and for the Rhode Island Public Utilities Commission, the New Jersey Department of Higher Education and the United States Naval Academy and has been involved in several projects dealing with secondary school science teaching.

He has received awards from the ASEE, Providence Engineering Society and the New York Brown Club. In May 1987, he received an honorary Sc.D. from the State University of New York in Stony Brook. He was a Fulbright lecturer in 1988-89 and 1993.

Professor Hazeltine is a graduate of Princeton University BSE - 1953, MSE - 1956 and the University of Michigan Ph.D. - 1962.