Randall Reed, President, CEO and founder of Reed Enterprises
Randall Reed is the President, CEO and founder of Reed Enterprises, which encompasses Starbase Jet, World Class Automotive Group and Reed Enterprises Love Field. Mr. Reed, along with his wife, Sherry, have built a highly successful organization based on the principles of hard work, honesty, treating people fairly and supporting communities, children, families and those who’ve dedicated their life to serving our country. Mr. Reed instills these solid philosophies, beliefs and morals throughout all facets of his operations and personal life.
For nearly 30 years, Mr. Reed has been recognized as one of the Top-100 Mega Dealers in the United States by Wards Dealer Business. He began his career as a diesel engine mechanic in the late 1970s and progressed through sales, finance and management. Mr. Reed leveraged his hands-on training, along with his many incredible business partners, into creating the third largest, award-winning, billion-dollar independent dealership sales organization with locations in Spring, Humble, Garland, McKinney and Dallas, Texas. In total, the group has received more than 30 top honor sales and service awards over the past three decades.
In 2001, Mr. Reed launched Starbase Aviation with one jet aircraft and a burning desire to recreate his incredible automotive success story in yet another transportation-based industry. Today, the company, now known as Starbase Jet, is a leading jet charter, sales and management service that provides worldwide flight authorization and holdings. Mr. Reed is not only the founder and CEO, he is an accomplished ATP-rated pilot. Along with a top-notch team of aviation professionals, Starbase Jet is recognized as one of the best in the industry.
Mr. Reed is an active member and sits of the board of numerous organizations that support the overall health and wellness of individuals as well as those who have served or currently serve in the military. The Reed’s son is a member of the military and is a constant reminder of the sacrifices made by individuals of the armed services — not only in life but in death — to ensure our safety and our rights as a nation are protected.
Mr. Reed believes it is crucial to give back to our goal communities as well as support those who serve. In addition to the World Class Automotive operation charitable endowment, which has made many considerable donations to multiple organizations; each of the Reed’s businesses work with local and national charities as well as numerous military entities and various veteran organizations.