The Management Team
Jernej is the mastermind behind FLY’s curated experience. He is a seasoned executive in the entertainment industry who holds a dual BA from Tufts University in Quantitative Economics and International Relations and Affairs.
vice president, sales
Jack is FLY’s business development superman. He is a veteran of the Silicon Beach startup scene who holds a BA in History from University of California, Santa Cruz and a Master of Arts in International Relations from Webster University.
Dr. Fae Samuels
vice president, strategy and human resource
Dr. Fae is the orchestrator behind FLY’s employee talent pool. She is a former educator who holds a Doctorate degree in Education majoring in Conflict Resolution from the University of Toronto; a Masters of Science from C.W. Post, Long Island University, N.Y.; the Supervisory qualifications from the University of Toronto, and a Diploma in Special Education from York University, Toronto.
Emily is the managerial engine powering FLY's internal operations. She is an accomplished entrepreneur with experience in multiple fields and business industries, including marketing and customer service.
The Advisory Board
Professor Barrett Hazeltine
chairman, advisory board
Professor Hazeltine was Professor of Engineering at Brown University. He is now Professor Emeritus but continues to teach at Brown. He brings a wealth of experience to his role as Advisory Board Chair to FLY from a lifetime committed to business, entrepreneurial and academic excellence.
Professor Hazeltine is a graduate of Princeton University BSE - 1953, MSE - 1956 and the University of Michigan Ph.D. - 1962.
Andrew Noble, Esq.
advisory board member
Andrew is a partner at the law firm of Mauriel Kapouytian Woods, LLP. As a registered patent attorney in New York, he brings invaluable technical experience to his role as an Advisory Board Member to FLY.
Andrew is licensed to practice law in New York, Pennsylvania and Georgia and is United States Patent and Trademark Office registered. He holds a Bachelor of Electrical Engineering from Georgia Institute of Technology and a JD from Columbia Law School.
Yvan-Claude Pierre, Esq.
advisory board member
Yvan-Claude is a partner at the law firm of Cooley LLP. He brings nearly 20 years of vast and complex legal experience to his role as an Advisory Board Member to FLY.
Yvan-Claude is licensed to practice law in New York and Connecticut. He holds a BA from State University of New York at Albany and a JD from University at Buffalo Law School, State University of New York.