ACG-Arizona breakfast features CEO of StandardAero

The leader of one of the world aerospace industry’s largest independent maintenance, repair and overhaul providers will be the featured speaker at the next Association for Corporate Growth-Arizona Chapter Breakfast.

Russell Ford, CEO of StandardAero, will be the featured speaker at the event, which will take place from 7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. on Tuesday, June 14 at the Arizona Biltmore Resort Casa Grande Ballroom.

Now partnered with and owned by private equity firm Veritas Capital, StandardAero offers extensive maintenance, repair and overhaul services and custom solutions for business aviation, commercial aviation, military and industrial power customers in more than 80 nations around the world.

More than 3,500 professional, administrative and technical employees work in a dozen major facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and Australia, with an additional 13 strategically located regional service and support centers.

“We look forward to hearing Russell’s perspective on what is a truly vibrant and leading industry in the world economy,” said John Prenzno, board president of ACG Arizona. “His perspective not only on the aerospace industry but on the private equity environment should prove particularly insightful.”

Tickets are $59 for ACG members if registered by June 10 and $69 for ACG members after June 10; and $79 for non-ACG members if registered by June 10 and $89 for non- ACG members after June 10.

Tickets may be purchased by visiting or calling 602-448-3981.