Innovators, leaders, community builders.

Meet Nomodic'S LEADERSHIP team


President and CEO

A focused and detail-oriented entrepreneur, Kevin Read has spent years in the construction and oil and gas industries including facilities, process control, product design, corporate strategy, and quality assurance experience. Prior to founding Nomodic, he held the position of Vice President of Operations at Telematic Controls Inc., a distributor of process control instrumentation.

Kevin’s education includes a Bachelor of Applied Business and Entrepreneurship degree from Mount Royal in Calgary.



Aaron Joyes brings over 12 years of industrial and modular construction experience to Nomodic, including 7 years of construction management in the mining industry with Rio Tinto. Prior to joining Nomodic, Aaron served as COO of Northern Frontier Corp, and spent 5 years as General Manager of Operations/Construction with the Black Diamond Group. His education includes trades related and PMP certifications in Western Canada.

Kevin Delaney


A leader and operations strategist in the oilfield services industry for over 35 years, Kevin Delaney plays a key leadership role as Director and Chairman at Nomodic. His extensive background includes being the Founder, CEO and Chairman of Pure Energy Services (2001 until 2012), President and CEO of Delaney Energy Services Corporation, General Manager of OPSCO 92 Industries Ltd., and Founder of KMK Wireline Services Ltd. Kevin is also a Director of Canamax Energy Ltd. and in 2005 he was a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year.

William Lacey


Currently the Chief Financial Officer at Steelhead Petroleum Ltd., Mr. Lacey has over 20 years of experience in the oil and gas sector, including Vice President, Corporate Strategy at Endurance Energy and Vice President of Marketing and Joint Ventures at Sinopec Daylight Energy Ltd. Prior to that, Mr. Lacey was the Co-Head of Research and Managing Director of FirstEnergy Capital Corp. Mr. Lacey has been recognized by numerous organizations for industry awards including StarMine, Brendon Wood and the Wall Street Journal “Best on the Street”. He has a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) from the University of Western Ontario and holds a Chartered Financial Analyst designation.



Currently serving as General Manager of Sales & Marketing for FMC Technologies Completions Services (Canada), Rick Zahariuk brings over 30 years of oilfield experience to Nomodic, including extensive time spent in Western Canada, overseas, and offshore. Prior to joining FMC Technologies, he spent over 17 years in technical sales and sales management with Computalog, Plains Perforating, Precision Drilling, Savanna Energy, and Halliburton. His education includes a Petroleum Technology degree from the Southern Alberta Institute of Technology in Calgary.

Elio Cozzi

P.Eng, MBA

Elio Cozzi brings 35 years of diverse experience in the upstream and downstream energy sectors to Nomodic. Most recently, he worked as the Director of Field Logistics for Suncor Energy, where he was accountable for all aspects of workforce logistics including lodging, aviation, bussing, real estate and office services, global travel services, fleet vehicles, and Fort McMurray housing. Elio is also a certified professional business coach, coaching a variety of corporate clients and business owners as the owner of Achieve Business Coaching & Consulting Inc.



Rob Hunt is a retired business executive with over 38 years experience in management, senior leadership roles, and strategy development. Prior to retiring at the end of 2008, Mr. Hunt was a founder and President of Horizon North Logistics Inc. and was the Senior Vice President of Akita Drilling Ltd. from 1988 to 2005.

Mr. Hunt has also served as a director of non-profit organizations, and has been a part of over 50 different Indigenous business partnerships across the United States and Canada.



Chris Martin is a 26-year Chartered Accountant with significant experience in debt and equity financings, acquisition and divestiture transactions, start-ups, corporate sales, and organic growth platforms. He currently serves as the CFO of Canamax Energy Ltd. and Ideal Completions Group Ltd., both private companies with operations in Western Canada. Chris has also held CFO positions with several public companies, including Pure Energy Services, Canadian Sub-Surface Energy Services, Alternative Fuel Systems, and Calvalley Petroleum Inc.

Chris obtained a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Calgary in 1987, and articled with Price Waterhouse Calgary.

Julia Read

CPA, CA | VP Finance

Prior to joining the Nomodic team, Julia Read was a manager with MNP LLP in their Assurance Services group, conducting audits, reviews, and providing other assurance and taxation services for large private and public companies. With over eight years of experience in public practice, her broad background includes financial reporting and analysis, strategic planning, and tax. Julia’s key areas of expertise include oil and gas services, manufacturing, and natural resources. Julia is a Chartered Accountant and holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Calgary.