Passenger Who Landed Plane Is VP of Florida Flooring Firm
May 16, 2022 from Floor Focus FloorDaily News
Lakeland, FL, May 16, 2022 – The passenger who jumped in to fly and land a plane at Palm Beach International Airport after the pilot collapsed is Darren Harrison, vice president of Sunshine Interiors, a flooring business in Lakeland, Florida.
According to the company’s website, “Darren has been in the flooring industry for more than 16 years. As being part of a family-owned business, he has actually been in it all of his life. Soon after attending Polk State College, Darren came to work with his father in 2000 full time to continue his dream of working the family business for many years to come. After starting out from sweeping the warehouse floors to being a helper in the installation crews, Darren eventually grew into the office and into management. He is now a lead commercial and residential flooring specialist. He deals with projects from one room to entire schools and commercial projects throughout the state of Florida. He continues to learn every day with a changing market but is always on top of the leading edge products and knowledge in the flooring industry.”