Executive Profiles

Chris Webb is President and CEO of the Nunatsiavut Group of Companies. He brings 15 years of business experience to his role with over 10 years at senior level positions. He has a Bachelor of Commerce Degree with a major in Human Resources Management and Industrial Relations from Saint Mary’s University in Halifax, Nova Scotia, and has completed an Executive Development program offered jointly through Queens and Cornell Universities. Chris is also a full-time hockey dad and volunteer coach, currently residing in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador with his wife Robin and son Eric.

Adam Brown’s experience includes 15 years in the consulting industry, specializing in the design and construction of commercial and residential land development projects. Adam’s responsibilities at NGC are focused on the North Coast of Labrador and include the Construction Division and the Torngats Base Camp operations. Adam is drawn to the uniqueness and beauty of Labrador and relishes the opportunity to build capacity and find efficiencies to better serve the Inuit people. Adam completed his Engineering degree at the University of Alberta in 1999 and has recently completed his MBA. He has travelled outside of Canada extensively and has lived in both Asia and in South America but calls Ottawa home now. In his spare time he drives his kids around to their many activities and enjoys being the household handyperson.

Philip Earle is a partner owner and CEO of Air Labrador Limited. Philip started his aviation career 20 years ago as part of the senior management team of the Pike Group and their airline operation, Labrador Airways Limited. Philip’s background is stemmed in rural, northern communities, where he has built a strong knowledge and experience for success in these environments. He has worked in various capacities of managing an airline operation and has developed a strong expertise in the travel and cargo industry. Philip was appointed as an additional director to the ATAC Board in 2013 where he continues to serve. Philip presently sits on the Board of Directors of Destination Labrador, Labrador’s destination marketing agency and is an active volunteer within the community of Happy Valley-Goose Bay where he resides with his family.

Shane Cyr MBA, President/CEO, Universal Helicopters Newfoundland and Labrador LP (UHNL LP), has been working in helicopter aviation since 1996. He has worked throughout Canada, Taiwan, Peru, Brazil and Australia servicing clients in both onshore and the offshore helicopter services markets. Currently serving on the Board of Directors of UHNL LP and HAC (Helicopter Association of Canada). Starting out as a ground operations worker in the helicopter logging industry of British Columbia, Mr. Cyr has worked through the ranks and held positions of more responsibility throughout his career with over 15 years of management experience. Mr. Cyr holds a Bachelor’s degree from Vancouver Island University and a Masters of Business Administration from the Sydney University in Australia.