Upcoming events

    • July 18, 2024
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Houligans, 1725 W. International Speedway Blvd, Daytona Beach

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    • August 22, 2024
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Henry's Depot, 212 West 1st St, Sanford, Fl 32771

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    • August 28, 2024
    • 11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
    • 365 Rickenbacker Dr, Orlando, Fl 32803

    Please join us on Wednesday August 28th for our annual membership meeting being held at the G.O.A.A. offices at Orlando Executive airport.  The meeting will start at 11:30 am with a complimentary lunch and end about 2 pm.

    The meeting will update members on the latest happenings within the CFBAA Association and exciting new objectives on the horizon. Please be sure to register for this event so that we can get a proper head count for lunch.  We look forward to seeing you all there!



    David Rimmer

    David is CEO of BlissJet LLC and co-host of the Air Charter 101 Podcast.

    Guest Speaker

    David Rimmer, CAM is a veteran private aviation executive and entrepreneur.

    David has served as president of three large Part 135 carriers operating worldwide with aircraft based primarily in the Northeastern U.S., South Florida and Southern California. He has also been the Accountable Executive and Emergency Response Manager at two of those air carriers.

    David's focus on aviation safety began in 2006 after surviving a midair collision over the Brazilian Amazon between an Embraer Legacy 600 operated by ExcelAire and a Gol Airlines Boeing 737-800. The tragedy remains the deadliest accident involving a business aircraft in history, and among the deadliest aviation accidents of all time.

    David is a NBAA Certified Aviation Manager (CAM), and a Fellow at the prestigious Royal Aeronautical Society. He has served as a member of the NBAA Corporate Aviation Management Committee, on the Board of Governors of the Air Charter Safety Foundation and as Chair of the NATA Air Charter Committee.

    In addition to his current positions as CEO and co-founder of BlissJet, the AB Aviation Group and Suits on the Ground, David is a Senior Advisor at GoCrisis and a member of the board of advisors at Hopscotch Air.

    David is deeply committed to raising the bar on business aviation safety.


    Jenny Showalter

    Chief Motivational Officer


    Jenny Showalter is the Founder and Chief Motivational Officer of Showalter Business Aviation Career Coaching (SBACC). With over 25 years of business aviation experience, she is passionate about helping industry professionals elevate their careers. Jenny specializes in one-on-one coaching, resume writing, interview preparation, LinkedIn presence, and outplacement. Her industry experience stems from working as the third generation in her family’s former FBO, Showalter Flying Service, leading regional business aviation associations in Florida, and through candidate and client interactions as a business aviation recruiter. She proudly serves as a founding member and board secretary for the Central Florida Business Aviation Association (CFBAA) and is a member of the National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA) Business Aviation Management Committee (BAMC).

    • September 19, 2024
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Intracoastal Brewing Company, 652 West Eau Gallie Blvd

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    • October 03, 2024
    • 8:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    • Eagle Creek Golf Course, 10350 emerson Lake Blvd, Orlando, Fl 32832

    Get ready for an unforgettable day on the greens! The Central Florida Business Aviation Association (CFBAA) is thrilled to announce its first annual Golf Classic, set to take place on October 3rd at the picturesque Eagle Creek Golf Course in Orlando. This event promises to be a spectacular day of golf, camaraderie, and fun, bringing together friends and colleagues for a day of fun.

    Join us for a day filled with excitement and friendly competition as we tee off amidst the beautiful scenery of Eagle Creek. Whether you're an experienced golfer or a beginner, this event is the perfect opportunity to enjoy the sport in the company of fellow industry professionals. The Golf Classic is not just a tournament; it's a chance to network, relax, and contribute to the community.

    The CFBAA has meticulously planned every detail to ensure participants have an incredible experience. From the pristine fairways to the welcoming atmosphere, you'll find everything you need for a perfect day of golf. So grab your clubs, invite your friends and colleagues, and come out to support a fantastic cause while enjoying the great outdoors.

    Register / Sponsorship Link

    Early Bird Registration until September 10th

    Individual Golfers - $130

    Foursomes - $520

    Registration September 10th - 30th

    Individual Golfers - $150

    Foursomes - $600

    Sponsorship Opportunities

    • October 17, 2024
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • The Porch, 643 N orange Ave, Winter Park

    Sponsored By:

    • December 12, 2024
    • 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
    • Ravenous Pig 565 West Fairbanks Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789

    Please join us as we celebrate the holidays with a special night hosted by CFBAA. Drinks and Food will be provided along with complimentary valet parking.  Be sure to reserve your spot by registering for this event today! 

    To Sponsor please email:

Central Florida Business Aviation Association is a 501(c)4 non-profit organization.
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