Jviation, Inc., an aviation-focused planning, engineering and construction management firm, appoints Travis Vallin as Principal. Travis will be joining the three founding Principals of Jviation, Jim Trott, J.D. Ingram, and Jim Fluhr, as Principal and part Owner to further develop Jviation’s aviation practice throughout the United States.
Travis joined Jviation in 2010 as a Vice President and Senior Program Manager. In just over two years, he has been instrumental in expanding the firm’s services in the Rocky Mountain Region. Previously with the Colorado Department of Transportation Aeronautics Division, where he was named to the Aeronautic Director’s position in 1998, Travis provides an in-depth knowledge on the aviation issues impacting the aviation community. Vallin has over 19 years of experience managing and supporting complex aviation programs.
Travis is currently involved with the Metro Denver Economic Development Corporation (MDEDC) working to pass legislation to expand the airport development zone and provide tax-breaks for businesses that bring aviation careers beyond manufacturing into Colorado. He also is chair of the Metro Denver Aviation Coalition (MDAC) which is committee of MDEDC and is dedicated to the continued growth and development of Denver’s aviation industry.
With his extensive experience and visionary leadership, Travis provides a focused approach to client management, business development, and strong business operations.