Ned Parks

Ned Parks is a business consultant who draws on his background as a U.S. Army Warrant Officer helicopter instructor pilot and business owner to provide owners and management-level executives strategies to improve their operations and strengthen their business goals.
As part of his duties in the Army, Ned worked on the international training team teaching leadership and flight topics to military students from all over the world. After leaving active duty and joining the Army Reserves, Ned opened Parks Aviation, growing the business to three service areas and a 24-hour operation. He sold his business and worked as a division manager for a manufacturing company.
In 2000, Ned opened Aegis 360 Consulting, a firm focusing on corporate culture, leadership development, and business strategy.
Certified as a Registered Corporate Coach, Ned’s expertise includes the areas of strategic planning, leadership development, and coaching. He guides leaders to connect with their teams and combine personal and organizational objectives to achieve their goals, offering proven business strategies with creative approaches, practical methods, and unique execution applications.
Ned is a Lean 6 Sigma Green Belt training. He is also certified in Everything DiSC®, The Five Behaviors of a Cohesive Team program, and PXT Select.
Ned attended The University of Akron and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. He currently lives in Akron, OH with his wife Brenda, a dog, cats, and a horse, while his daughter Sammy sets the world on fire.