Flexjet LLC, offering travelers access to the world´s most luxurious fleet of private jets, has announced that its chairman, Kenn Ricci, has been named one of Town & Country magazine´s Top 50 Philanthropists in the June/July Philanthropy Issue, the company said.
The honor comes after Ricci created a groundbreaking giving structure called a Philanthropic Succession Partnership (PSP) to donate USD 100 million to the University of Notre Dame, the single largest unrestricted, guaranteed gift ever committed to the University.
Ricci and the other honorees were recognized at Town & Country´s fifth annual Philanthropy Summit, held on May 9, 2018 at the Hearst Tower in New York, NY.
Flexjet first entered the fractional jet ownership market in 1995. Flexjet offers fractional jet ownership and leasing. Flexjet´s fractional aircraft program is the first in the world to be recognized as achieving the Air Charter Safety Foundation´s Industry Audit Standard, is the first and only company to be honored with 19 FAA Diamond Awards for Excellence, upholds an ARG/US Platinum Safety Rating and is IS-BAO compliant.