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Employee Spotlight: Terrence Ruffins

We’d like to congratulate Mr. Terrence Ruffins for earning this month’s Employee Spotlight! Here are a few words from his direct supervisor, Martin Narido, Operations Supervisor in our Coatings Division based out of our Broussard office: “Terrence Ruffins was hired to help support our efforts with a client’s Offshore Coating Program, his task was to […]

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The Process of Embracing Change

“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.” John F. Kennedy. There are no shortage of quotes or books on the topic of change. Change is a hot topic in all industries.  The Director of HR, Leo Pena, and I recently […]

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Employee Spotlight: Kristina Kane

Name: Kristina Kane Title: Accounts Payable Manager How long you’ve been with Versa: 5 ½ months Favorite Part of your Job: I really like the people and my position.  Everyone is willing to help each other out.  Facing challenges head on is in my nature.  I get satisfaction of building to streamline for efficiencies. Favorite Hobby: Horseback riding, […]

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November’s Regional Safety Employee of the Month: Maria Matejowsky!

From left to right: William Goff – SH&E Representative, Anthony White – Operations Manager, Kenny Grimes – Project Manager, Maria Matejowsky – NDE Technician, Sam Harkins – SH&E Director Congratulations to Maria Matejowsky for being recognized as Safe Employee of the Month for the month of November at the Versa Integrity Group Angleton location. Maria […]

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Sam Harkins: What Safety Means to Me

Safety… What does it mean to me? Safety is so much more than safety rules, policies and procedures. Safety is: Maintaining a mindset of prioritizing personal safety which impacts the choices and actions we make regarding our personal safety along with everyone around us. A decision that we will make a commitment to maintain safety […]

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Meet Our New Advanced Services Director, Jeremy Howard

Name: Jeremy Howard Title: Advanced Services Director How many years have you been in the field: Over 22 years How do you feel like Versa’s Advanced Department differentiates themselves?: I understand we work in a field with many other competitors that may or may not provide the same service lines we do.  The difference with us is […]

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Employee Spotlight: William Goff

Name: William Goff Title: SH&E Representative – Angleton / Corpus Christi Years in the Industry: 6 Favorite Part of your Job: My favorite part of this job is helping to find creative and lasting solutions to problems that our employees face. I used to be a medic in the army so my job was to […]

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Employee Spotlight: Sam Martin

Name: Sam Martin Title: Heat Treat Operations Manager – Louisiana & Mississippi Years in the Industry: 20 Favorite Part of Your Job: The technical aspects that go into providing Heat Treatments. Figuring out the strategy and executing that to best support our clients. What Safety Means to You: It’s always the highest priority. It allows […]

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Eliminating the 5 Enemies of Perseverance

As I watched highlights from this year’s ESPY Awards, I couldn’t help but reflect on the message delivered by Rob Mendez about perseverance.  Rob is a California high school football coach that was born without arms or legs because of a rare syndrome called Tetra-Amelia.  Despite the doubt when he took over as head coach […]

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Employee Spotlight: Shane Beard

Name: Shane Beard Title: Site Manager How long have you been with Versa: 5 years Something that excites you about industry: With all of the hype and rise about LNG, the inspection industry is a really exciting place to be. What does safety mean to you?: I want everyone to come home the way they […]

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