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Desert Jet Founder Recognized as Top Female CEO on the 2012 Inc. 500 List

La Quinta, CA – December 10, 2012 – Denise Wilson, President and founder of California-based Desert Jet, was featured by Inc. Magazine as one of the Top Female CEOs in the nation on the prestigious Inc. 500 list.  The feature can be found here

Denise Wilson began her career in aviation as a pilot.  Seeing an opportunity to provide private jet flights to local residents, she founded Desert Jet in 2007.  Desert Jet’s growth has been attributed to strong client relationships and offering services that allow clients to use business aviation to improve their company and personal lives.  Desert Jet manages jet aircraft for owners, provides opportunities to earn revenue when aircraft are idle, assists with the purchase and sale of jet aircraft, and provides on-demand charter flights to business and individuals without any long term commitments or large upfront capital investments.

Desert Jet has grown 3750% over the last three years and has ranked on the Inc. 500 list of the nation’s fastest growing privately-owned companies two years in a row.  In 2012, Desert Jet was ranked #69 on the list, outranking big-name companies such as Facebook and Levi Strauss.  Desert Jet was also ranked as the fastest-growing aviation company in the nation in 2012.

About Desert Jet

Desert Jet is a full-service aviation management company that provides clients with expertise in acquiring and operating private jet aircraft, and offers on-demand charters in its fleet of jet aircraft.  Desert Jet is certified as a Women’s Business Enterprise by the Women’s Business Enterprise National Council (WBENC).  For more information visit the Desert Jet website at, email or contact (800) 381-JETS.

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