Ralph Hood

Ralph Hood is a Certified Speaking Professional who has addressed aviation groups throughout North America. A pilot since 1969, he's insured and sold airplanes at retail and distributor levels and taught aviation management for Southern Illinois University.

Ralph Hood is also an award-winning columnist (he writes for several publications), a salesman and sales manager (he sold airplanes, for crying out loud!), a teacher (he taught college-level aviation management) and a professional public speaker who has entertained and enlightened audiences from Hawaii to Spain, and from Fairbanks to Puerto Rico.

  • Certified Speaking Professional (CSP), National Speakers Association
  • Past member, National Ethics Committee, National Speakers Association
  • Past president of Alabama Speakers Association
  • Member, Alabama Aviation Hall of Fame
  • Past National Marketing Mentor, AOPA Project Pilot

 

AW&ST Laureates 2015

Lithium-Ion Batteries Worry Me!

A Bomb Found?

What To Look For In 2015

Airlines Doing It Again?

Bell Helicopter Finishes Rotorcraft in Tennessee

Bell Helicopter "Finishes" Rotorcraft in Tennessee

Who Says Airfares Won’t Go Down?

It Wears Me Out Thinking of It!

Big Surprise (NOT)!

What the Heck?

Did Anybody Notice Orion?

We're Back in Space

Customer Service—How NOT To Do It

Airport Business Celebrates The Best And The Brightest Among Aviation's Up-and-comers

Airport Business Celebrates The Best And The Brightest Among Aviation's Up-and-comers

More Than An Airport!

Nuclear Fusion Reactors in Ten Years?

The Beat Still Goes On

The Beat Still Goes On

The Hassle Factor

Forty-Five Years Ago

The Hassle Factor

Hello, Washington

Hello, Washington

No Way ... 25 Years?

No Way ... 25 Years?

Considering Alternatives

Considering Alternatives

 

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