Daniel Halyk - President & Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Halyk was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Total Energy Services Inc. in May 2002. Mr. Halyk is the founder of Total Energy and previously served as interim CEO in 1999. Since December 1997, Mr. Halyk has been a principal of Trident Capital Partners; a private limited partnership that makes investments primarily in the energy, energy services and real estate industries. Prior to starting Trident Capital, Mr. Halyk was a corporate securities lawyer with Bennett Jones LLP in Calgary. Mr. Halyk received his Bachelor of Commerce (Finance Major) and Bachelor of Laws from the University of Saskatchewan.
Gerry Crawford - Vice President, Field Services
Mr. Crawford was appointed Vice President, Field Services in February 2013. From 1998 to 2012, Mr. Crawford served in various capacities with Total Energy Services Inc.’s Rental and Transportation Services division, most recently as divisional General Manager. Mr. Crawford studied Business Administration at NAIT and Ryerson Polytechnic Institute and has 40 years of energy service field experience.
Cam Danyluk - Vice President, Legal and General Counsel
Mr. Danyluk joined Total Energy Services Inc. in March 2011. Prior to joining Total, Mr. Danyluk was an investment banker at Mackie Research Capital Corporation and prior to that, spent five years at Bennett Jones LLP as a general corporate and tax lawyer. Mr. Danyluk obtained his Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Law degrees from the University of Alberta and was called to the Alberta Law Society in 2004.
Yuliya Gorbach - Vice President Finance and Chief Financial Officer
Ms. Gorbach has worked with Total since 2006, most recently serving as Corporate Controller. Prior to joining Total, Ms. Gorbach spent 10 years in public practice with a major international accounting firm in Europe and Canada. Ms. Gorbach has obtained her Bachelor of Economics and Master of Business Administration degrees as well as the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants designation in the United Kingdom and Chartered Accountant designation in Canada.
William Kosich - Vice President, Drilling Services
Mr. Kosich is a seasoned industry executive with almost 30 years of experience in oil and natural gas drilling operations. Bill began his oilfield career working on the drilling rigs and then completed the SAIT Petroleum Engineering Technology program in 1987. After graduating from SAIT, Bill held numerous positions of increasing responsibility with both oil and gas exploration and production and service companies. Prior to joining Total Energy in August of 2015, Bill served as the Chief Operating Officer of a TSX listed Canadian contract drilling company operating in Canada, the United States and Mexico.
Brad Macson - Vice President, Operations
Mr. Macson joined Total Energy Services Inc. in November 2007 with almost 20 years experience in the upstream oil & gas business, including management positions with Bellator Exploration Inc. where he served as Manager of Facilities, and as Manager of Engineering/Construction for Paramount Resources. Mr. Macson holds a Bachelor of Applied Science from the University of Waterloo, and a Professional Engineering designation in Saskatchewan, Alberta, British Columbia and the Northwest Territories.
Sean Ulmer - President, Bidell Equipment LP
Mr. Ulmer joined the Bidell team in March 2010, having been involved in the natural gas compression industry since 1999. Previously, Mr. Ulmer spent eight years with Enerflex Systems Ltd. and its predecessor companies. He held various roles there including Vice President, Production Services where he was responsible for their global rental fleet and North American mechancial service divisions. He also held senior management positions overseeing their low horsepower compression business. Mr. Ulmer has also held various accounting and corporate finance positions including most recently as an Associate Partner in the Transaction Services department of a multi-national accounting firm. Mr. Ulmer holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree, is a Chartered Accountant and a Chartered Business Evaluator.
Rod Rundell - General Manager, Chinook Drilling
Mr. Rundell has been in the contract drilling business since 1974. He began his career as a floorhand and over the next 20 years worked his way through every level until he became the Operating Manager of a 24 rig contracting business. In 1995, Mr. Rundell left the contractor business to become an independent drilling consultant. In 1997, Mr. Rundell became one of the founders of Chinook Drilling. In April of 2000, Total Energy Services Inc. acquired Chinook Drilling where Mr. Rundell took on the role of General Manager.
Kelly Mantei - General Manager, Spectrum Process Systems
Prior to joining Spectrum in 2012, Mr. Mantei spent 10 years with Bidell Equipment LP where he held various senior management positions including Vice-President Business Development and Vice-President Sales & Applications. Mr. Mantei also led the original design and development efforts for the patented NOMAD© compressor line. Prior to joining Bidell Mr. Mantei worked for Energy Industries as both a Sales Engineer and Project Engineer, and as a Field Service Engineer for Kadon Electro-Mechanical. Mr. Mantei graduated from the Royal Military College of Canada with a Queen’s Commission and a Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering in 1992 and served as a Marine Systems Engineering Officer in the Royal Canadian Navy until 1994. Mr. Mantei holds a Professional Engineering designation in the province of Alberta.
Clint Gaboury - General Manager, Total Oilfield Rentals LP
Mr. Gaboury has been the General Manager of Total Oilfield Rentals since April 2012. Mr. Gaboury began his career with Elm Oilpatch Rentals in 1990, working in several field positions until 1998 when Elm was acquired by Total Energy. Since 1998 Mr. Gaboury has held several management roles within Total Oilfield Rentals, most recently as Senior Operations Manager. Mr. Gaboury has been directly involved in Total Oilfield's capital expansion programs, including the integration of personnel and equipment as the division has grown throughout the WCSB.