Management Team

Adam Sax

Adam Sax

PRESIDENT & CEO

A accomplished entrepreneur with deep roots in technology, Adam started his first company at the age of 13 and has since founded and grown dozens of successful companies ranging from Internet businesses to real estate brokerages to global development firms.

He has been featured in the Globe & Mail, Toronto Star, Toronto Sun, REM | Real Estate Magazine, BlogTO and BuzzBuzzHome, is an ongoing contributor to UrbanToronto and Metro News.

A technological visionary, Adam has a raw ability to create and market, which has been refined over years of experience in sales, strategy, and business innovation across a wide range of industries. He now endeavors to make the revolutionary benefits of drone technology accessible and applicable to businesses around the globe.

Tom Hanson

Tom Hanson

CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER

Tom brings over 10 years’ experience in management, business development and high-growth service operations, having worked with national firms specializing in digital asset management (DAM), IT solutions and technology with an emphasis on AEC and procurement industries.

He has led the company in executing our national growth strategy and aligning our ongoing operations with The Sky Guys’ long-term strategic business objectives. An agile, quality-focused operational driver, creative problem solver and leader, Tom thrives on driving efficiency improvements to systems, workflows and processes.

He holds a Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.) from the University of Guelph.

Jeremy Wang

Jeremy Wang

CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

Jeremy acts as CTO for The Sky Guys, spearheading the development of a our state-of-the-art commercial drone technology. His background is originally in rocket engineering, having designed, built, and tested internationally award-winning hybrid rocket engines with the University of Toronto Aerospace Team (UTAT).

His work in rocket propulsion, space safety, and on-orbit servicing policies has been published in journals and conferences like the International Astronautical Congress, and led him to design enabling rocket nozzles for the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in support of Europe’s Ariane launcher program. Jeremy presently serves as UTAT’s Executive Director where his technical and administrative role involves special drone, rocket, and satellite designs, public outreach, oversight of more than 100 technical and administrative staff, and growing the team’s global portfolio of more than 60 sponsors and project collaborators worth nearly $16M.

He is a fourth-year BASc Engineering Science (Aerospace) candidate at the University of Toronto, and one of Canada’s The Next 36 highest potential young entrepreneurs.

Kirk Eksyma

Kirk Eksyma

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT

Kirk is a co-founder of The Sky Guys and an experienced UAV Operator. As head UAV Pilot and accomplished technician, he has over 8 years of piloting skills and technical expertise in UAV development.

Originally from Vancouver, he has been instrumental in bringing the company national within its first year with the opening of our west coast office in Fall of 2015. Kirk is a natural innovator and has developed industry standards and original production processes that have been implemented company-wide, enabling our teams to streamline their creative process for our clients.

Kirk’s background is in managerial finance, having previous held a position for over 4 years as Chief Financial Officer of a national healthcare firm with over 500 employees.

Gord Terry

VICE PRESIDENT SALES

Gord has 22 years’ experience in the CPG industry as a business leader driving growth in sales while managing P&L results. For the past 12 years he was the GM of Leapfrog Canada running the most profitable division in the company.

His in-depth knowledge of Sales, Marketing, and Finance will lead our customer acquisition, sales strategy and business development. A successful senior executive that will implement processes, core values and long-term  planning ensuring stability as we grow.

Gord attended both Northern Arizona and Brock University  to complete his Bachelor of Business. He also completed the Executive MBA program at Queen’s University.

Denis Clement

Denis Clement

DIRECTOR

Denis has over 27 years of experience in corporate finance, law and management, having served as Chairman and Director of several private and publicly listed companies in various industries.

His knowledge of corporate governance helps guide The Sky Guys’ strategic business objectives and better service our clients in niche sectors such as Mining.

Denis holds a Bachelor of Commerce (B.Com) from Concordia University, Bachelor of Laws (LL.B.) from the University of Ottawa and a Master of Laws (LL.M.) from the London School of Economics and Political Science and is a member of The Law Society of Upper Canada.

Dallyce Sax

Dallyce Sax

VICE PRESIDENT CLIENT SERVICES

Dallyce has a gift for seeing all aspects of free enterprise, focusing on strategies for improvement within existing companies, and how to create business models for successful innovative projects. While abroad, she had also had the opportunity to work with a large Swedish media conglomerate (Helsingborgs Dagblad), spearheading their new project development efforts through the creation of a business model for the launch of their e-commerce marketplace concept.

In Canada, Dallyce has focused her expertise in sales and client services in various industries from IT to advertising. She recently joined The Sky Guys this year as the newest member of our growing team.

Dallyce holds a Bachelor of Management and Organization Studies from University of Western Ontario, and a Master’s of Science degree in Corporate Entrepreneurship and Innovation from Lund University in Sweden.

Lukas Montani

Lukas Montani

MANAGING OWNER, VANCOUVER

Lukas is one of the Managing Owners of The Sky Guys’ Vancouver office. With a strong finance background and keen interest in cutting-edge technology, he has been influential in establishing and promoting our presence on the West Coast.

He held a number of positions with the Vancity Credit Union and Royal Bank of Canada. Able to build on his strengths in client services and gain valuable experience in accounting, investments and banking, he made the transition to the Canada Revenue Agency, where he held the position of Federal Collections Officer. Lukas was tasked with working on a specialized team to resolve aged high dollar corporate accounts of various revenue types.

Lukas graduated from the University of Victoria with a degree in Economics and Business and is active in changing and implementing new training programs and strategies for newly hired CRA officers in the Pacific Region.

Tim Magowan

Tim Magowan

MANAGING OWNER, VANCOUVER

Tim is one of the Managing Owners of The Sky Guys’ Vancouver office. An engineer by trade, Tim has the raw ability to consistently analyze and improve our West Coast operations and strategy.

His well-rounded knowledge in corporate and site engineering enables Tim to have a comprehensive view of operations with second-to-none communication and organizational skills.

He graduated from the University of British Columbia in 2012 with a degree in Civil Engineering, which led to working for heavy civil construction companies such as Kiewit Infrastructure Group and Vancouver Pile Driving Ltd. He has extensive experience in running large scale, multimillion dollar projects, managing quality control, resource tracking, and operations planning.

Stephen Wolski

Stephen Wolski

DESIGN ENGINEER

Stephen has a passion for implementing leading technology into the design, manufacturing, and production of state-of-the-art UAV systems. He helps position The Sky Guys to become a global aerospace leader, in both services and commercial UAV manufacturing.

He has held positions at Kelowna Flightcraft – a leading Canadian Aircraft MRO and Modification facility in B.C., lead project integrator and aerodynamic specialist on Carleton University’s first Rotorcraft UAV design team, and MRB and Product Engineer at United Technologies Aerospace Systems, a leading global provider of aerospace actuation systems, avionics, and landing gears for major aircraft companies including Airbus, Boeing, and Bombardier.

Stephen graduated from Carleton University with a degree in Aerospace Engineering and is currently pursuing a Masters in Design Engineering at McMaster University. Through this program he is further advancing his design skills as well as learning about leading technologies and how to implement them to the commercial marketplace.

Peter Riccio

Peter Riccio

VICE PRESIDENT REAL ESTATE

With a passion for technology and a love of photography The Sky Guys has been a perfect fit for Peter. Being part of a company in an ever growing industry is exciting and challenging.

Service and client satisfaction are priority for Peter a father of two young girls and a devoted husband. With a strong sense of social responsibility, Peter currently sits as a board member of his local education center/day care. A true Canadian sports fanatic, Peter enjoys making the most of winter weather, which includes inviting friends and neighbors each year to enjoy his custom-built outdoor rink and toboggan run.

With a high level of enthusiasm and strong skills in technology Peter is committed to acting in the best interest of his clients’ success, making sure they have a truly enjoyable experience and long lasting relationship.