New Chief Operating Officer
Volant Products Inc. Appoints New Chief Operating Officer
Volant Products Inc.’s (Volant) Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Tom Connors as Chief Operating Officer (COO).
Tom Connors has spent over 20 years leading and building companies in the Oilfield Services sector. Most recently he was Executive Vice President of Canadian Operations for Ensign Energy Services and was responsible for 7 separate business lines, which included building and growing one of Canada’s largest Oil Sands coring operations. Mr. Connors was also previously involved with a portfolio of northern development companies which mainly involved heavy equipment construction and real estate and also spent several years as a banker in Toronto working in a variety of industries. He obtained his Master of Business Administration in 1996 from Queen’s University and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts with a minor in Commerce from Memorial University of Newfoundland in 1993.
“Tom brings skills and experience complementary to our team and joins our executive team. Tom shares common business values and fits well with our approach of working to do the right things for the right reasons. As we increase our international presence, he will be instrumental in building processes and executing plans to fulfill customer needs,” Dan Shute, President and CEO, Volant.
About The Volant Group of Companies (Volant):
Privately-owned and operated by a group of passionate and innovative industry leaders, Volant creates, delivers, and services technologies that enable optimal tubular system construction and integrity. We were created for one purpose – to empower our customers to do more with less. This means achieving more cost effective, productive, and safe operations in even the most severe well applications and environments. Volant’s technologies are used in more than 40 countries and have been a key enabler in a variety of record-setting well construction scenarios. Our vision is for our technologies to be a valued component on top drive rigs worldwide. We are headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, and operate our Canadian consulting engineering services under the well-recognized banner of Noetic Engineering.