A lifelong remote control enthusiast, Riki Parada started Heli Perspective in 2012. Flying an unmanned aerial system combines her passion for speed, mechanics and videography.
After winning the Skip Barber Western Regional Championship in 2003, Riki worked for 9 years as a Master Instructor and Test Car Driver at Skip Barber Racing School at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca. Her clients included BMW, Cadillac, Chrysler, Dodge, General Motors, Honda, Kelly Blue Book, Mercedes AMG, Toyota, Volkswagon and Volvo. Prior to that, Riki worked for 3 years as the school’s Racing Mechanic and Parts Manager.
An accomplished driver, Riki won the Jim Hall Spring Sprint Race Series Championship in 2000. She went on to race a 2.0L Formula car, and has driven too many fast cars to count.
BRYAN GERMONE, PILOT & OWNER
Racing since he was 8 years old, “Flyin’ Bryan” Germone climbed the ranks and ultimately captured the NASCAR Featherlite Southwest Tour Series Championship. He earned 10 Bud Pole Awards and has led hundreds of laps. He still hold three Southwest Tour records.
Currently a private driving consultant, Bryan has worked as an instructor for Skip Barber Racing School at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca.