UTComp appoints Thomas Shewfelt as Director, Sales and Business Development
UTComp is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas (Tom) Shewfelt as Director, Sales and Business Development.
Shewfelt is a seasoned sales professional and Certified Engineering Technologist (CET) with more than 30 years of experience driving business on a global scale.
“We are thrilled to welcome Tom to UTComp,” said Jo Anne Watton, CEO of UTComp. “As Director, Sales and Business Development, he will advance our growth in industrial non-destructive testing applications for FRP composite assets worldwide.”
“I am excited to be part of the team at UTComp and look forward to serving existing customers as well as generating new opportunities for UltraAnalytix, UTComp’s proprietary non-destructive testing (NDT) technology,” Shewfelt said. “My background in the protective linings and corrosion industries provides a solid base to build on in the FRP composites industry.”
Prior to joining UTComp, Shewfelt spent more than a decade in business and sales management for Polycorp Ltd., an Ontario-based company producing materials and systems for corrosion and abrasion protection in rail car, chemical, mining and other industries.
His industry experience, technical skills and commitment to customer satisfaction will further enhance UTComp’s ability to provide exceptional service and solutions to improve the performance and safety of industrial equipment made of FRP composite materials, Watton said.
About UTComp Inc.
UTComp Inc. is a global leader in FRP composites engineering and inspection services for chemical processing, oil and gas, pulp and paper, mining and other industries. Our patented UltraAnalytix® NDT inspection system ensures the safe performance and reliability of FRP composite assets while maximizing ROI through proactive service life forecasting, avoidance of production downtime and lower operating expenses. UltraAnalytix results have been validated through academic research and by 500+ comparisons with destructive tests in the field. More than 4,000 assets are now enrolled in UltraAnalytix inspection programs for more than 200 companies worldwide.