Janine Iannarelli, is from Fair Lawn, New Jersey, one of four children raised by two WWII U.S. Navy Veterans. With her own funds and a huge dose of bravado, in 1997, Iannarelli started Par Avion Ltd., an international business aircraft brokerage firm based in Houston. Her father taught her not just how to persevere, but to prevail. Par Avion buys and sells pre-owned business aircraft valued from $3 to $65 million. Recently, Iannarelli received an appointment to the Texas Aerospace & Aviation Advisory Committee by Governor Abbott, serving as its presiding officer. She was also recently appointed to the European Business Aviation Association’s Associate Member’s Sales & Acquisition Committee.