Matt Mossman: President
With close to twenty years of experience in northern logistics and expediting, Matt is one of the most experienced people in the industry. His strength is in identifying all of the major requirements for any project, then working with our team, step-by-step, to make sure that every detail is taken care of. He’s worked shoulder-to-shoulder with a wide variety of people in a number of different settings. From the board room to the loading ramp, Matt does whatever it takes to get the job done.
Stu Impett: Vice President of Operations
Stu has worked in this industry for close to a quarter century, in every possible role. He’s managed everything from commercial operations and training for some of Canada’s busiest airlines to Hercules charters and float plane bases. For him, expediting and logistics is more than a job. It’s a passion. And when you love what you do, it’s a lot easier to make sure things get done the right way: on time and on budget. Our clients know that one phone call with Stu is usually enough to solve half of their expediting and logistics problems.
Steve Guzzwell: Manager of Projects
Steve is responsible for maintaining communication between our clients and subcontractors, to ensure that mission-critical freight is delivered on time and on budget. He is the expediting and logistics equivalent of an air traffic controller, coordinating our operations in the air while making sure everyone has the information they need to do their jobs effectively. And if a plan ever runs off the rails, Steve is there to get things back on track
Troy Broman: Operations Manager
Like all of the other members of our management team, Troy brings the kind of first-hand knowledge of the expediting and logistics industry that comes from first-hand experience. Troy’s job is to make sure our staff and partners do things the right way; with safety and efficiency top of mind, all the time. Under Troy’s watchful eye, you can rest assured that your equipment, materials and supplies will be where you need them, when you need them and without incident.
Lisa Pellissey: Office Manager
With over 15 years of administrative experience, Lisa makes sure that everything works behind the scenes. Her responsibilities include invoicing, as well as processing time sheets and employee information. She is also in charge of arranging logistics for our clients. Whether it’s booking a block of rooms at a hotel in Yellowknife or organizing a Tim Horton’s run, Lisa can be counted on to make all the necessary arrangements for our client’s corporate needs.
In 2009, Matt Mossman and Stu Impett formed Det’on Cho Logistics in partnership with Det’on Cho Corporation (DCC). The economic development arm of the Yellowknives Dene First Nation, DCC has 13subsidiary and joint venture companies, and annual earnings of more than $40 million. As a fully engaged partner in the business, DCC provides significant administrative support to DCL, including payroll, accounts receivable/payable, human resources, financial management and community relations
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Det’on Cho Logistics has joined forces with Qillaq Innovations to form QDC Logistics to provide logistical solutions that work in Nunavut’s unique northern environment.
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