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Executive Management Team

Outland Camps prides itself not only on award-winning operations, but also on the talent of its people. The company is thriving under the guidance and leadership of some the most experienced executives in the remote services industry.

The Executive Management Team of Outland has over 100 years of combined experience working together. Outland has grown from a start-up business in 1985 to a company with more than 3,000 employees, a diverse client base, (Mining, Forestry, Oil/Gas, Utilities and Government) and operations from coast to coast. The Executive Team has consistently delivered the financial results to its shareholders every year since inception. Outland has forged several strategic supplier partnerships across the country to ensure we can meet our clients' requirements in terms of product quality and value wherever they are. Outland has also formed several First Nations and Inuit Partnerships across the country to ensure that the aboriginal people of a specific region participate in the business development and opportunities tied to a project in their area. Outland was a founding shareholder in a number of successful Alberta based companies including Red Rock Camps and Black Diamond Camps.

Simon Landy, Managing Director

Dr. Simon Landy is a founding shareholder of the Outland Group and has been an executive officer since its inception. He has been focused on business development since the early days of the company and led the Outland Group's expansion across Canada. Simon Landy is currently active in supporting and expanding our First Nation and Inuit Partnerships as well as in developing Outland's camp services business. Simon Landy graduated from McGill with an Honours B.Sc. and then earned a Doctor of Medicine at the University of Toronto before deciding to focus on a business career. You can contact Simon at 1 416 483 5152 ext 23 or by e-mail at

David O'Connor, Managing Director

Dr. O'Connor is a founding shareholder of the Outland Group and has been an executive officer since its inception in 1985. He has worked in every facet of the organization. Dave is currently focused on the CFO role and new business development in Western Canada. Fluent in French, he has also been instrumental in the growth of Outland's Quebec business.  Dr. O'Connor earned both his M.D. and his M.B.A. (finance) at the University of Toronto. You can contact Dave at 1 416 483 5152 ext 27 or by e-mail at

Jeff Taylor, Managing Director

Jeff Taylor has been a part of the Outland Group since its inception in 1985 and has been an executive officer since 1992. Mr. Taylor's primary focus at Outland is operations, sales and new business development. Mr. Taylor has been involved with every aspect of the companies' operations and sales growth both geographically and by line of business. Mr. Taylor has extensive first hand project management and construction experience overseeing successful installations and operations across the country. Mr. Taylor holds a B. Comm. from McMaster University. You can contact Jeff at 1 416 420 6048 or by e-mail at

Kurt Metivier, Executive Vice President

Kurt Metivier has been a shareholder with Outland Group since 2011.  Mr. Metivier is responsible for Outland's operations and business development with a focus on Western Canada. Kurt brings a proven track record of success and extensive experience in managing all aspects of remote workforce housing and catering. Kurt Metivier has held senior roles at Aramark (Director - Business Development), Compass Group (Director-Business Development) and Sodexo (Vice President, Business Development and Marketing). In 2014, Kurt was promoted to Executive Vice President and was named to the Board of Directors.  You can contact Kurt at 1 604-476-6648 or by e-mail at

Steve Luengo, VP Sales

Steve Luengo has been with Outland Group since 1992, becoming a partner in 2000. Steve has worked on operations and sales of remote site camps and catering since 1996. Steve has worked across Canada's north, living in Thunder Bay, North Bay, and eventually settling in Toronto. Steve has managed operations staff since 1995, managing multiple projects across multiple provinces. Steve's current focus is the development of Outland's remote camp and catering business in Ontario and Eastern Canada. Steve graduated from McGill University in 1994. You can contact Steve 1 416 483 5152 ext 26 or by e-mail at

Ricky Boulanger, VP Sales, Quebec and Eastern Canada

Ricky Boulanger has been with the Outland Group since 2001, becoming a shareholder that same year. Mr. Boulanger's primary focus at Outland is Quebec operations, sales and new business development. Mr. Boulanger has extensive first hand project management and construction experience overseeing successful installations and operations in Quebec, Nunavut and Labrador. You can contact Ricky at 1 819 727 5556 ext 231 or by e-mail at

Alain Ouimet , VP Operations and Administration, Quebec and Eastern Canada

Alain Ouimet has been with the Outland Group since 1990, becoming a shareholder in 1997. Mr. Ouimet's primary focus at Outland is Quebec and Eastern Canada Operations and Administration. Mr. Ouimet has extensive firsthand experience on all of Outland's operations in Quebec and Eastern Canada. Mr. Ouimet is bilingual in English and French and is a graduate from the University of Ottawa. You can contact Alain at 1 819 727 5556 ext 230 or by e-mail at



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Volunteer Award awarded to Outland's Dave Bradley and Sarah Ambroziak!

Congratulations are in order to Outland's Dave Bradley and Sarah Ambroziak for being awarded one of Carillion Canada's STAR Awards. Both received The Volunteer Award for their amazing work with the First Nations Natural Resources Youth Employment Program. Read More... »

New Logo!

You may have noticed our new company logo. It shows the joining together of two successful companies: Outland and Carillion. Carillion is a global leader in support services and construction with deep roots in Canada. Their support will enable Outland to grow and expand our offerings – both to clients and our own staff. We are proud of our 30 year history as Outland. We will keep the best of Outland’s “can do” approach to challenges and will combine it with Carillion’s vast experience and resources. Together, we are a stronger company! This synergy is captured in our new tagline: “Local Delivery.Global Expertise.”. Read More »

Manitoba Hydro's Keewatinohk Camp is Officially Open!

This past Wednesday September 16th marked the Grand Opening for Manitoba Hydro’s Keewatinohk Camp! This camp is located 90 km NE of Gillam, Manitoba and will house roughly 600 working men and women for years to come. This has been quite an experience for Outland working with Fox Lake Cree Nation and Manitoba Hydro and we are excited to announce the opening of this beautiful facility! Read More... »

FNNRYEP Closing Ceremonies 2015 - Welcome Carillion Canada!

Quetico Provincial Park’s Teaching Lodge proved to be the perfect location for the 16th annual Closing Ceremonies. The location reinforced the strengthening partnership between FNNRYEP, Ontario Parks, MAA, MNRF, MNDM and First Nations. The Teaching Lodge serves to remind all that Quetico lies on the traditional lands of at least 3 First Nations communities. Read More... »

16th Annual FNNRYEP Closing Ceremonies

Outland Camps has been delivering the First Nations Natural Resources Youth Employment Program for 16 summers since its inception in 2000. Over the years 375 youth hailing from 50 northern Ontario First Nations Communities have been employed by Outland in this unique work experience/training/life skill building opportunity. Outland works closely with the Ontario Government through MNR, MNDM, MAA and Ontario Parks along with First Nations, Education and Industry/Commercial partners in order to make it all happen each year. Read More... »

INSYNC media presents: A transformation Youth Camp for First Nations Youth in Northern Ontario

Lalita Krishna from INSYNC Media spent time in Northern Ontario, with Outland Camps, to document the unfolding of the 2015 First Nations Natural Resources Youth Employment Program and the new Mink Lake First Nations Youth Employment Program. Her video chronicles the journey of various youth as they navigate their way through training, education and work projects over the course of six weeks at the camps. Read More... »

Outland Celebrates the Opening Ceremonies for the 16th Year of the First Nations Youth Employment Program

Outland and its operations partners, Lac Lacroix First Nation, Ontario Government, Confederation College and Lakehead University hosted the Opening Ceremonies for the 2015 First Nations Natural Resources Youth Employment Program on Thursday July 16 at Mink Lake Camp. Read more... »

Outland Acquired by Carillion Canada

Carillion Canada Inc. (“Carillion”) a wholly owned subsidiary of Carillion PLC, has announced its acquisition of 100 per cent of the share capital of Outland. Read more... »