Marc Boudreau

CEO, INOVINTA Group of Companies
Marc is a professional engineer who is CEO of the INOVINTA Group of Companies. He attended Ottawa University where he received a bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. Marc is active in his community and participates on several boards and committees at various levels.

Tyler Samson


In 2019, Tyler became the President of SHYFTinc. In this role, he oversees the day-to-day management of the company, building existing and new client relationships that support international growth and industrial innovation. Tyler also leads the SHYFTinc team in the development, distribution, and implementation of solutions for the mining industry.

Throughout his career, Tyler has led teams of electrical, power and automation engineers through the completion of successful projects. Earlier in 2019, as Manager, Mergers and Acquisitions at BESTECH, he managed the successful acquisition of Ajax-based Primary Power Group Inc. Tyler also offers senior-level expertise in design and construction of substations and distribution systems, feasibility studies, preliminary engineering studies, and project management for major mining and other industrial clients.

Tyler graduated from Carleton University with a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical Engineering. He also holds a Master of Business Administration degree from Laurentian University.

He is a member of the licensed Professional Engineers of Ontario (PEO) and is a Project Management Professional (PMP) through the Project Management Institute.

Marc Gascon

Manager, Product Support and Manufacturing

He has more than 15 years of experience in process control automation, field commissioning, programming standards, and SCADA/DCS control in the mining, smelting, and potable water industries.

Marc offers expertise with automation systems including programmable logic controllers (PLCs), motor control centers, and computer networking, as well as Allen-Bradley, Schneider, GE, Foxboro Invensys and Wonderware systems.

Marc’s experience with SHYFTinc products and services began with BESTECH, a previous distributor, which is now a valued integration partner. Marc has been the “go-to” for sales, service, and support for AQM™ and NRG1-ECO® since 2011. He has been responsible for the panel manufacturing business since 2014.

SHYFTinc’s panel manufacturing shop is ISO 9001:2015 certified, and Marc is an ISO 9001 administrator. He also serves as Health, Safety, and Training Coordinator with the INOVINTA Group of Companies. Marc is bilingual (English and French) and holds advanced diplomas in Computer Engineering Technology and Electronic Engineering Technology.