As Vice President, Tom Cyr is responsible for developing and serving Guardian Jet's client base in the Upper Midwestern states.
Tom’s long and distinguished career in business aviation began in the early 1980s, when he worked as an A&P technician for Kaman Aerospace. He later moved to Van Dusen Turbine Products and then to Pratt & Whitney, Canada, where he was promoted from Field Technical Representative to Technical Sales Representative for the Midwest US.
In the 1990s, he expanded his sales-focused work, serving as a Regional Sales Manager for Airwork, the global turbine engine specialist provider. He then moved to Raytheon Aircraft, where he focused on engine consulting and airframe MRO, later returning to Airwork as Program Manager and National Sales Manager. He then moved to Standard Aero and, subsequently, to Central Flying Service, where he served as its Director of Sales.
In 2008, Tom accepted a position with Jet Support Services, Inc., serving as its Director of Business Development. In that role, he was responsible for managing engine and airframe program sales and client relationships for an 11-state Midwest region. Tom’s clients included a wide range of corporations, aircraft management companies, fractional providers, brokerages and private individuals.
Tom is a 1982 graduate of East Coast Aero Technical Institute, in Lexington, Massachusetts.