Douglas Schmohl

FlightPartner, now landing everywhere

By GREGORY ZELLER // Now, everyone is in the air-charter-booking business. Well, not precisely. But any website can host the new “Quote and Booking” widget released this month by FlightPartner Technologies Inc., allowing visitors to research and reserve super-fancy private-jet flights from virtually any third-party webpage. FlightPartner is a virtual middleman between aircraft owner/operators and brokers who arrange private flights for professional athletes, C-suite executives and other high-net-worth clients. Incorporated in 2015 by founder and…


Wheels up for Stony Brook’s FlightPartner

By GREGORY ZELLER // Now boarding: FlightPartner. Just 13 months since incorporating, FlightPartner Technologies Inc., is ready to launch its namesake B2B subscription service, designed to connect travel brokers to charter-flight providers. Founder and CEO Doug Schmohl said his startup, a resident of Stony Brook University’s Wireless and Information Technology center, had “one little bug” to work out, and was otherwise packed and ready for takeoff. The commercial debut actually marks the second version of…