Mr. Jay Beever serves as Vice President of Design Operations at Embraer. Mr. Beever is responsible for the industrial and interior design programs serving Embraer’s multiple business units and customers with primary focus on strategic design DNA implementation. With the certification of the Phenom 300E, Legacy 450 and Legacy 500, Mr Beever has successfully reshaped Embraer’s Executive Jet interiors to become the aviation industry’s leading benchmark. He served as Senior Manager of Design at Gulfstream Aerospace where he led design and development of the clean sheet G650 interior, including G450 / G550 Elite airplanes. Prior to Gulstream he served as Design Engineering Supervisor for Ford Motor Company’s Advanced Design Studio located in Irvine CA, where he worked on concept and production designs of various vehicles including the 2005 Mustang, Lincoln Continental, GR-1 and Bronco. Mr. Beever has an Auto Body Design degree from Macomb Community College which helped propel him into a successful 25 year transportation design revolution in the automotive and aerospace industries. We look forward to Mr. Beever’s thoughts and presentations.