John Brown

Senior Director of Business Development

John Brown joined PFES in 2018, bringing with him 14 years of experience in Aerospace staffing and recruiting.

As Senior Director of Business Development, John is responsible for partnering with the executive team to create, manage, and carry out the strategy of PFES' client expansion, delivery, and brand development.

John’s process is highly collaborative, working across departments within PFES' parent company, The Planet Group, to develop cohesive growth and enhancement strategies. John focuses on relationship-based sales to build true, long-term partnerships with customers, as well as implement strategic plans providing optimal sales support and service.

John graduated with a Bachelor of Sales and Marketing from Eastern Michigan University.

Our Leadership

Chief Executive Officer

Tim Simmerly

Senior Vice President of Operations

Roger Ripp

Senior Vice President

Alfred Mackey

Senior Vice President of Sales

Bob Fanelli

Vice President of Recruitment & Delivery

Frank Caputo

Vice President of Gas Services

Theodore Lenart

Vice President of Project Controls & Data Analytics

Kaylyn Mickelsen

Vice President of Construction

Scott Gregg

Senior Director of Business Development

John Brown

Director of Business Development

Amyra Treiber

Director of Owner's Engineering Services

Theron Easley

Director of Project Controls

Steve Taipala

Director of Safety

Shane Donald