Ryan Vance Joins Stantec as Regional Manager of Surveys & Geomatics

Sacramento, CA (August 5, 2010) NYSE, TSX: STN – Stantec recently hired Ryan Vance as the Northern California manager for its survey and geomatics practice area. With nearly 20 years of industry-related experience, Vance will be responsible for further enhancing the company’s regional capabilities while facilitating new business development initiatives targeting the public and private sectors.  In his role, Vance will be working from both the company’s Sacramento and Modesto offices in California to service projects in proximity to both locations.

“With Ryan’s combined depth of leadership experience and diversity in industries served, we feel the addition of his talents and skill set will continue to advance our niche throughout Northern California,” said Stantec Principal Paul Marcillac.

Prior to his arrival at Stantec, Vance served as vice president for a sizeable California-based engineering firm, where he spearheaded the project work of 60 team members and 22 active survey crews operating from three offices throughout California and Arizona. Gathered from both this role and his previous endeavors, Vance’s leadership experience is complemented by the diverse spectrum of clients and industries he’s served, including projects in the education, transportation, commercial office building, residential, retail center and water/wastewater sectors.

Vance is a registered professional land surveyor in California and Nevada. 

About Stantec
Stantec provides professional consulting services in planning, engineering, architecture, interior design, landscape architecture, surveying, environmental sciences, project management, and project economics for infrastructure and facilities projects.  We support public and private sector clients in a diverse range of markets in the infrastructure and facilities sector at every stage, from initial concept and financial feasibility to project completion and beyond. Our services are offered through approximately 9,500 employees operating out of more than 150 locations in North America. Stantec trades on the TSX and the NYSE under the symbol STN. Stantec is One Team providing Infinite Solutions.