March 3, 2021

Pilot & CEO Nick Tarascio’s path to success using his ‘pilot mindset’ to grow his private charter flight company

Pilot & CEO Nick Tarascio’s path to success using his ‘pilot mindset’ to grow his private charter flight company

Learn about Nick Tarascio’s pilot mindset’ methodology, how he’s applied that to his management style and what empowered him to make the life-changing decisions that shaped his Bucket List Career!


Are leaders born or are they made?  Pilot and entrepreneur Nick Tarascio never thought he was CEO material but he’s also never been one to run from a challenge.  Originally a musician and songwriter, Nick pivoted to become CEO of the successful private charter flight company Ventura Air Services in Farmingdale, NY in 2007.  And in the pandemic, his fearless leadership style allowed Ventura Air to soar despite an unprecedented drop in travel. While his business declined when Covid-19 first hit, Tarascio turned it around rapidly, investing in growth by doubling their fleet. The company also grew by partnering with New York-area hospitals to provide dozens of life-saving organ transplant flights each month.  Learn about Nick’s ‘pilot mindset’ methodology, how he’s applied that to his management style and what empowered him to make the life-changing decisions that shaped his Bucket List Career!