A Fresh Approach to Aviation
One size doesn’t necessarily fit all.
Need a larger, specialized facility to grow your business? Wingspan’s team of architects and designers are ready to realize your vision into a fully custom build-to-suit facility designed specifically for your needs.
From manufacturing and repair to charter services and corporate headquarters, Wingspan is your partner in the development of your aviation business at Chandler Aviation Center. Bring your business to the next big thing in aviation, as one of the hottest employment corridors in the state takes off!
WingSpan Business Investments, parent company of WingSpan Aviation Center at Chandler Airport, is a privately owned and operated development firm specializingin the aviation industry.
WingSpan delivers personalized service and a passion for aviation to its products,including commercial property development and financial products and services. With offices in Tempe and Chandler, Arizona, WingSpan brings creative solutions that make a difference in society and the aviation industry.
Jim Moore’s executive history includes decades of experience in international banking, leading Fortune 500 companies through highly complex business scenarios and strategies. He has led more than 2,200 people across 137 countries while executing more than $2.6 trillion in annual transactions. Jim has been a licensed pilot for more than 30 years, is a long-time resident of Chandler and a high profile member of Arizona’s business community. He holds full planning, operating, marketing, sales, advertising and financial responsibilities.
Kent Despain has over 30 years of accounting experience including public accounting firms, small entrepreneurial companies, mid-sized private and public companies, and fortune 500 companies. His experience spans small and large manufacturing companies, retail, construction, real estate development, retail petroleum, auto services, restaurants, commercial property management, and international finance. His areas of expertise include cash flow optimization, mergers and acquisitions, and management of information technology.
Wendy LemkeDevelopment Analyst
Wendy Lemke designs and defines financial projections for WingSpan projects, identifies new airport opportunities for WingSpan and determines financial feasibility. She has over 30 years in start up organizations, general business, accounting, and financial system consulting.
Mike MarchModerna Architects
Mike March is the architect on all WingSpan developments. He designs modern and functional buildings that blend harmoniously into the local environment. As principal at Moderna he brings a wealth of knowledge to the team with expertise in architectural design, research, construction management,and comprehensive planning.