TerraSond Announces Key Employee Promotions June 2013
Appointments Reinforce Company’s Commitment to its Growing Client Base While Stimulating its Safety Culture
PALMER, AK – June 7, 2013 Today TerraSond Limited (www.terrasond.com), a leader in precision land and marine geospatial surveys, announced the promotion of Mr. Brian Busey and Captain Rich Hendren. Busey is now Vice President, Business Development and Hendren is Vice President, Operations.
As Vice President, Business Development; Busey is responsible for developing and nurturing TerraSond’s relationships with new and existing clients. During his seven years with TerraSond, Busey served in various roles of increasing responsibility, most recently as Vice President, Operations. Busey is an ACSM Certified Hydrographer, has 20 years of industry experience, and served 23 years in the Canadian Navy.
As Vice President, Operations; Hendren oversees all activities related to TerraSond survey operations, optimizing workforce productivity and project performance while reinforcing the company’s safety culture. Hendren functioned as TerraSond’s HSE & Quality Director, joining the company in October 2012 after serving as Director, Operations Integrity at CPD Alaska. His experience and qualifications include 30 years of US Navy service, US Merchant Marine Master (Oceans 1600 Tons), a BS from Regents College and a Masters of Human Relations from the University of Oklahoma.
“Promoting our HSE & Quality Director Rich [Hendren] into the Vice President, Operations role illustrates just how serious TerraSond is about our commitment to a zero incident culture and meeting clients’ needs while also growing our business. Brian [Busey]’s new position will allow him to focus on leveraging his 30 years of experience to create customized technical solutions precisely tailored to each customer’s unique survey needs,” states TerraSond CEO , President and co-founder Thomas Newman.
TerraSond provides precision land and marine geospatial, geophysical, and geoscience survey solutions dedicated to imaging the earth worldwide. Headquartered in Palmer, Alaska, TerraSond operates both domestically and internationally through its multiple US, South American, and Central African locations. TerraSond’s services are sought by clients in the oil and gas, pipeline, power, telecom, renewable energy, mining, shipping, dredging, construction, and engineering sectors as well as federal, state, local and foreign government agencies.