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Barry Ellis
Founder / Chief Executive Officer

Mr. Ellis founded Seal-Tite® in 1995 and is presently the CEO. He developed the original pressure activated sealant technology and has continued to expand its uses and applications in the field. Prior to Seal-Tite®, Barry was with Exxon for 15 years as a production engineer and problem well specialist. He was based with Exxon in Libya, Malaysia and the Gulf of Mexico. After leaving Exxon, he was an independent engineering consultant and oil and gas producer. Mr. Ellis’ area of responsibility with Seal-Tite® is management of sealant development and operational activities of the company.

Gary Webb
Operations Manager

Mr. Webb joined Seal-Tite® in 2003 as the Operations Manager. He holds a Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Texas at Arlington. For 28 years he has worked in the oil and gas industry with Halliburton both domestically and internationally, and for several oil companies internationally. Previous experience includes working as Drilling Supervisor, Well Intervention Supervisor, and Completion Engineer.

Vernon Chagnard
Vice President of International Sales

Mr. Chagnard joined Seal-Tite® in 2003 as the Vice President of Sales. He holds a Petroleum Technology Degree and a Bachelor’s in Management and a Master’s in Marketing. He has been in the oilfield since 1969 when he began as an Operations Engineer for a major oil company. Since then, he has held the position of Western Hemisphere Sales and Operations Manager for a major oil tools company, Vice President of Sales and Operations for a wellhead company, and Division Manager at a marine contractor.

Jamie Yancey
Safety Coordinator and Sales

Mr. Yancey joined Seal-Tite® in 2001 as a member of the sales team. He has worked in the oil industry since 1986 when he began performing field operations as a helper on a P&A crew. After graduating from Southeastern Louisiana University with a degree in Business Management, he took a position in sales with an oilfield service company. In 2006 he completed the National Safety Council’s Principles of Occupational Safety and Health course and became the HSE manager for Seal-Tite®.