Pario Engineering and Environmental Sciences appoints Mark Samis as Vice President, Environmental Services

30 April 2015

Toronto-Pario Engineering and Environmental Sciences (Pario), one of Canada’s top providers of engineering and environmental services, announced today that Mark Samis has accepted the position of Vice President, Environmental Services. Mr. Samis joined the Pario team in May of 2014, and his environmental and executive management experience make him an ideal choice for this position.

Mr. Samis has been involved in a large range of projects and roles in the environmental industry over his 30 year career. His experience includes holding senior technical and/or project management positions on numerous projects in Canada and the U.S. ranging in scope up to $10 million. His technical experience includes spill response, Phase 1, 2, and 3 environmental site assessments, site remediation planning and design, waste management/landfill investigations and design, landfill site selection, landfill gas studies, water supply investigations, environmental impact assessments for land development, peer review, and subrogation support.

His managerial roles have included project management of major environmental projects, some involving multiple technical disciplines. He has also held the position of Vice President of Operations which included the business development and growth of an environmental consultancy to more than $26 million in annual revenues and 40 staff. Most recently, he worked as Business Line Lead for a new emergency response offering in Canada.

Mr. Samis also has vast expertise and knowledge of current environmental regulations. He is experienced with current guidelines pertaining to drinking water, surface water, groundwater, site remediation, peer review and subrogation support, brownfield site redevelopment, and waste management.

Mr. Samis looks forward to leveraging his skills, experience, and expertise in both environmental sciences and project management with this new position. He can be contacted at or by telephone at (905) 857-7979.

For more information please contact:

Doug Tremblay, P. Eng., MBA  
Managing Partner  
Pario Engineering and Environmental Sciences  
T: 1-888-762-4667  

Bikram Daulay  
Vice President of Marketing & Communications  
SCM Insurance Services  
T: 780-930-5321  

About Pario Engineering and Environmental Sciences

Pario Engineering & Environmental Sciences is a multi-disciplinary team of Electrical, Mechanical, Material, Chemical and Structural Engineers supporting the consumer, commercial and insurance industries. Pario’s team of Geologists, Project Managers, Environmental Engineers and Environmental Scientists provides full-service environmental consulting, specializing in spill response and management, site assessment, contaminated site remediation, hazardous materials identification and management, peer review, and subrogation support. Pario provides clients with options, costs, timelines, implications and recommendations for remediation to assist in selecting the most appropriate approach to file closure. Pario also provides focused and responsive consulting service to the insurance, risk management, transportation, and legal industries.