ShyeGiladHeadshotROLE: Founder and CEO, ProJet Aviation,  and Creating Lift Leadership

EXPERTISE: startups, strategy, leadership development and coaching, commercial aviation


OFFICE HOURS: By appointment


Shye Gilad has trained and coached hundreds of executives, entrepreneurs, and airline pilots to successful outcomes, and led multiple startups in the entertainment, air transportation, and human capital industries. He is passionate about authentic leadership, lifelong learning, and random acts of hospitality.

A former airline captain, Shye co-founded ProJet Aviation, an award-winning aircraft management and worldwide charter company. His leadership development firm, Creating Lift, specializes in business training, coaching, and consulting for executives and entrepreneurs.

Gilad is an Adjunct Professor and Entrepreneur in Residence at Georgetown University’s McDonough School of Business, where he earned an MBA in International Business. He is an EMyth Certified Business Coach, and holds a BS in Aeronautical Science from Embry Riddle Aeronautical University.