Chief Commercial Officer (CCO)
After a rewarding education career in Saskatchewan, Grant relocated to Calgary in 2000 and entered into the oil and gas industry as a business development consultant for various service companies. In this consultant role, Grant gained extensive knowledge and created a broad network of key individuals throughout Western Canada. These relationships helped to uncover opportunities for the companies he represented.
Grant joined Strike Group in November 2012 as Account Manager and has held several roles in business development, which he has used to develop and enhance strategic customer relationships. During his time as the Vice President, Business Development he aimed to create awareness around Strike’s brand and capabilities, and develop and enhance strategic customer relationships. He has led the sales, proposal, marketing, and communication teams through the development and implementation of processes and procedures to help achieve Strike’s vision to be a sustainable, professionally led, profitable organization.
Grant has 20 years of oil and gas industry experience and is strongly dedicated to demonstrating strong leadership at Strike as the Senior Vice President, Corporate Services.
Grant is a member of various energy associations including Petroleum Services Association of Canada, Alberta Construction Association, Canadian Energy Pipeline Association, Canadian Energy Executives Association, Canadian Heavy Oil Association, Circle for Aboriginal Relations, Canadian Council for Aboriginal Business and TEC Canada (The Executive Committee).
Grant graduated from the University of Saskatchewan in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education and in 1994 with a Bachelor of Education. In 2000, Grant received his Master of Arts in Educational Leadership from San Diego State University.