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Stantec appoints industrial market leaders

Firm continues to grow portfolio, expertise, and focus


Stantec, a global integrated design firm, has promoted two industry veterans to positions within its Industrial sector leadership team. Dean Weber has been appointed to market leader for bio-industrial and food & beverage, and Ryan Odell is the new market leader for operations, maintenance, and storage facilities.

Weber focuses on growing the firm’s bio-industrial and food & beverage portfolio by leveraging his experience and relationships with national and global Fortune 500 clients. He brings more than 30 years of experience in conceptual design and development, engineering, estimating, and scale-up for new products and processes. Weber’s projects improve efficiency through the use of technology, including 3D scanning, virtual reality, and augmented reality.

Odell creates building designs that increase productivity, ensure quality, and promote health and safety. With 20 years of experience, his diverse background includes industrial buildings and associated design solutions, storage and maintenance facilities, solution-based technologies, leadership and team building, and growth strategy development. He understands how space, strategy, and process contribute to operational effectiveness in the industrial marketplace.

“As leaders for our growing industrial team, Dean and Ryan have proven their ability to manage large and complex projects from design to delivery. Their addition to our leadership team will help shape and grow our capabilities to deliver high value to our clients and our communities,” said Dave Calder, vice president and Industrial sector leader at Stantec.

Stantec – ranked #2 among industrial design firms on Building Design + Construction’s Giants 400 List – creates value for clients through unique differentiators, including speed to market, integrated project delivery, efficiency by design, and global expertise. Learn more at

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We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

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Dean Weber

Ryan Odell

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