Profile:Brian Kough serves as the Senior Director of Forecasts & Aerospace Insights for Aviation Week Network’s Intelligence & Data Services. He is the principal brand ambassador presenting analysis results at Aviation Week and other conferences worldwide building and maintaining relationships with experts, advisors and customers. With coordination from industry advisory boards, he is responsible for producing the full suite of Aviation Week Forecast products – Commercial Fleet & MRO, Military Fleet & MRO, Helicopter Fleet & MRO and Business Aircraft Fleet & MRO as well as MRO Prospector, Aircraft Bluebook and analytical content and consulting. Brian most recently was a consultant in the US defense industry and is a retired Marine Corps officer specializing in strategic transportation, logistics and supply chain. He holds Master’s degrees in Business and in National Defense Resources, and engaged in concentrated research on the international space industrial base while at the National Defense University’s Industrial College of the Armed Forces. Brian holds commercial, instrument, and multi-engine privileges on his pilot’s certificate.