October 28, 2012

Aero Medical International announces name change to REVA

Aero Jet International and Air Ambulance Professionals have merged to form REVA, which is now the largest, dedicated, fixed-wing air medical transport, air ambulance and medevac operation in the Western Hemisphere. REVA is a portfolio company of The Beekman Group. With 120 employees and offices in Fort Lauderdale and Puerto Rico, REVA is positioned to lead the industry in delivering top-tier medical transportation services for ill or injured patients anywhere in the world. An important part of the REVA rebranding includes the launch of a new, industry-leading website with easy-to-use flight tracking and online trip request tools. Stuart Hayman, CEO of the Company, explained: “The merger of two longstanding dedicated fixed wing air ambulance operators has enabled us to create the leading dedicated fixed wing operator in the Western Hemisphere. The rebranding and subsequent name change to REVA ushers in a new era for our company with what we believe is a brand and identity that will stand out in our industry for decades to come.” About REVA  Based in Fort Lauderdale, FL, REVA is the leading fixed-wing air ambulance services provider in the Southeastern U.S. with seven dedicated fixed-wing air ambulance aircraft. The Company provides responsive, safe and reliable emergency air transportation services utilizing their company-owned fleet of aircraft and experienced medical staff. About The Beekman Group The Beekman Group (“TBG”) is a leading private equity firm dedicated to bringing financial and operational resources to lower middle-market companies. TBG's team consists of experienced private equity professionals, as well as a select group of Industry Operating Partners who are leading executives in TBG's targeted industry segments. This Industry Partner approach to investing is the cornerstone of TBG's investment strategy -- creating value through accelerating growth in partnership with lower middle-market management teams. For more information please contact [email protected].