Derek Blagg has spent the past eight of his 20 years at Varec in senior leadership roles. He is currently the Commercial Director, providing executive leadership over sales, manufacturing, customer service, information technology, facilities, technical support, and program management for Varec’s commercial business. Prior he was the Vice President of Programs and Services where he helped define the company’s growth strategies and managed a team of program managers executing specific lines of business. He also spent many years as the Director of Programs, Director of Commercial Programs and Services, Program Manager, Senior Solutions Integration Engineer, Commercial Airport Applications Manager, and Systems Analyst/Instructor. He began his career in the fuel industry in 1994 with the United States Air Force as a member of a POL troop.