Founder and CEO Danny Perna launched Epic in 1999 with a dream and his Cessna 152. His motto for Epic was “Safety First,” and that remains unchanged. In 2019, Danny celebrated 20 years in the business of providing Airline Pilot Training while adding Aircraft Mechanic Training at Epic. He is extremely grateful to the thousands of students who have trusted Epic with their aviation education and is proud of their many successes. Danny holds FAA flight instructor and A&P licenses and a BS in Aviation from Embry-Riddle. His goals are to continue developing innovative flight training and mechanic training that allows students to complete safely to the highest standards in the least amount of time. For more background, read Danny’s profile at the Florida Virtual Entrepreneur Center (FVEC).