Tysons, Virginia – June 15, 2017 – Ernst & Young (EY), one of the largest professional services firms in the world, awarded Joe Fluet, CEO of MAG Aerospace, the Entrepreneur of the Year® 2017 Award in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Celebrating its 31st year, the Entrepreneur of the Year awards program honors those men and women who take an idea from vision to reality, those who build businesses, delivering products and services that drive our economy forward. The program recognizes entrepreneurs who are excelling in areas such as innovation, financial performance, and personal commitment to their businesses and communities. Joe Fluet as selected as the winner of the Mid-Atlantic region by a panel of independent judges. Since inception, the program has expanded to recognize business leaders in over 145 cities and more than 60 countries throughout the world. Award winners were announced at a special gala event on June 15, 2017 at the Ritz-Carlton, Tyosons Corner.

“I’m honored to receive the award that was earned by the entrepreneurial spirit of all of MAG professionals worldwide,” said Joe Fluet. “We’ve been blessed to have a world class team committed to building on our base as one of the world’s fastest growing aerospace companies while making the world safer and smaller.”

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About MAG Aerospace
MAG Aerospace, headquartered in Woodbridge, Virginia, is a leader in providing and enabling real-time situational awareness to help its customers to make the world smaller and safer. Private equity backed by the Clairvest Group, MAG Aerospace delivers full-spectrum ISR Services (operations, training, and technical services) and other specialty aviation to federal, international, civilian, and commercial customers around the world. In 2016, MAG’s team of 900+ professionals operated 140+ manned and unmanned special mission aircraft during more than 68,000 flight hours on 5 continents in support of our customers’ missions. For more information, visit www.magaero.com.