Welcome to Professional Flight Management

Professional Flight Management (PFM) is a United States based subsidiary of Portside, Inc providing customized operations management systems to corporate, private and managed flight departments.

PFM is the premier provider of flight operations management systems. For over 40 years PFM has supported scheduling, reporting and secure data transfer in an increasingly complex environment of changing passenger, corporate, and regulatory requirements. We configure and customize our product to meet our customer’s unique needs – offering a single source for implementation, training, and on-call support.

We provide a comprehensive suite of applications and services and support all aspects of flight department operations.


At PFM, we provide our clients with a customized system. Each flight department has reporting requirements unique to their organization. PFM will work with each customer to customize their system, reports, printouts, etc., to meet their department’s needs.


PFM provides its services and systems from robust, secure, and geographically redundant Data Centers. This ensures reliable, global, and secure access to the Flight Department Operations System by authorized users. PFM has been hosting customer data / work-environments for over 15 years and are experts at meeting and exceeding customer and regulatory requirements to ensure a safe and unfailing operating environment. There is no co-mingling of data or applications between customers, nor does PFM mine or access customer data.


Meet our staff here at PFM

Geoffrey (Phil) Barnes General Manager

Ron DeFulio Sr. Director, Technical Staff

Christina Parkhurst Sr. Principal Engineer

Lina Savard Sr. Principal Engineer

Michael Hammer Director, Technical Staff

Bryan Eterno Sr. Principal Engineer

Heath Aiken Sr. Principal Engineer

Robyn Carpenter Sr. Director, Customer Success

Laura Dougherty Sr. Principal, Client Services

Lisa Goode Principal, Client Services

Ana Medina Principal, Client Services

"The moment you doubt whether you can fly, you cease forever to be able to do it."

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