JAG Executive Management

Our executive management team has over 150 years of combined experience in industrial manufacturing and marine industries.

One of JAG’s most distinguishing features is our executive management team.  Each of our regional managers has worked their way up through the industry ranks into executive leadership positions and each has over 20-years of hands-on experience.  JAG’s executive management background includes shipyard CFO, several shipyard general managers, ship superintendents, CWI inspectors, certified dock-master, layout/draftsmen and recruiters with 20+ years experience in the industry. We guarantee that we will understand the needs of your projects and can fulfill your needs in any marine or industrial environment.

Executive Management Profiles

Douglas Huff, President & Co-FounderTim Jagielski, Executive Vice President & Co-FounderCharles Minton, Senior Vice PresidentRick Weaver, Vice President of West Coast OperationsRobert Davis, Director of Compliance, Safety & ProcessJacques Millette, Lead Recruiter

Previous Experience:

  • American Tower (AMT)  •  [ Sr. VP of Finance, Operations & Engineering ]
    • During tenure, AMT had a $ 28 Billion market cap
    • 2nd largest US telecom company behind only AT&T
    • 25,000 Domestic cell sites
  • Manitowoc Marine Group (MTW)  •  [ Asst. GM & group CFO ]
    • During tenure, MTW Operated 75% of shipyard capacity on the Great Lakes
    • Lead facilitator of MTW’s Marinette Marine Acquisition
    • New construction experience involving
      • USCG WLB/WLM Class
      • Great Lakes
      • Icebreaker
      • Staten Island Ferries
      • Tug-Barge Combos
      • OPA 90 Tankers
      • Dredges
      • 1000’ Vessels

Previous Experience:

Marine Consulting

  • Vigor Marine & Cascade General
    • Assisted in supervising multiple projects, including:
      • Emory S Land
      • Columbia
      • Stuyvesant
      • Empress of the North
  • US Barge/ US Fab
    • Oversaw barge construction in buildway for YB1 and Left Coast Lifter
  • Riverside Marine
    • Supervised winter repair work on multiple vessels
  • Manitowoc Marine Group  •  [ GM of Toledo and Cleveland Shipyards ]
    • New construction experience involving
      • USCG WLB/WLM Class
      • Great Lakes
      • Icebreaker
      • Staten Island Ferries
      • Tug-Barge Combos
      • OPA 90 Tankers
      • Dredges
      • 1000’ Vessels
    • Facilitated a mix of industrial work
  • B&B Boat Builders
    • Fabricated (2) hulls for push boats
  • Cenac Shipyard
    • Fabricated (2) hulls and cabins for new push boats

Previous Experience:

Prior to coming on board with JAG Industrial and Marine Services, Mr. Minton was Executive Vice President of Bellaire Harbor Service/River Salvage Company, Inc. (and their affiliated companies) from 2011 through 2014, President of Campbell Transportation Company from 2004 through 2011, Vice President of Engineering with the Interlake Steamship Company from 1994 through 2004 and Marine Design Engineer/Naval Architect with Viking Maritec and Northeast Technical Services Company from 1990 through 1994.

Mr. Minton earned a bachelor’s degree in Marine Engineering from the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, Kings Point, New York in 1990, holds a U.S. Coast Guard Engineering license, and has been honorably discharged as a lieutenant in the U.S. Navy Reserve

  • Bellaire Harbor Service, LLC-
    Executive Vice President November 2012-2014
  • River Salvage Company, Inc.-
    Executive Vice President June 2011-November 2012
  •  Campbell Transportation Company, Inc-
    President October 2005-June 2011
    Vice President Marine Services May 2004 – September 2005
  • Interlake Steamship Company-
    Vice President of Engineering January 2003-April 2004
    Fleet Superintendent June 1997-December 2002
    Fleet Engineer September 1995-May 1997
    Assistant Fleet Engineer September 1994-August 1995
  • Northeast Technical Services-
    Project Manager/Design Engineer September 1993-August 1994
  • Viking Maritec-
    Marine Engineer/Naval Architect January 1991-August 1993
  • Crowley Caribbean Transport-
    Third Assistant Engineer – M/V Ambassador July 1990-December 1990
  • Bachelor of Science, Marine Engineering
    U.S. Merchant Marine Academy, 1990

Previous Experience:

  • USN 4956 Nuclear Power plant Components Welder
    • Graduated top of class US Navy 4956 Nuclear Power Plant Components Welding School San Diego CA
    • Fabrication and repair of Nuclear systems on submarines and surface Nuclear powered vessels.
    • Personally have held NAVSEA certifications (nuke and non-nuke) in all welding processes and base materials.
    • Repair of Navy surface attack vessels at Naval Station San Diego and Naval Base Coronado.
    • Nuclear Power Plant components welder aboard Nuclear Submarine repair vessels USS Proteus AS-19 and USS Holland AS-32 stationed in Guam, performing extensive repairs on nuclear powered fast attack submarines.
  • Local 302 Operating Engineers
    • Heavy equipment operator and mobile welding and fabrication/repair of associated equipment.
    • Lead welder/fabricator completing repairs and maintenance of six asphalt plants and seven rock crushing facilities in Western Washington.
  • Lead Superintendent Vigor Marine Bremerton WA
    • Vast experience with NAVSEA processes and procedures involving availabilities on USN Aircraft carriers and Navy vessels on the West coast.
      • USS Nimitz CVN-68
      • USS Stennis CVN-74
      • USS Abraham Lincoln CVN-72
      • USS Ronald Reagan CVN-76
      • USS Germantown LSD-42
      • USS Kaiser T-AO-187
      • USS Emory S Land AS-39
    • Lead Superintendent on 11 month project on SHELL upgrade of KULLUK drill rig Vigor Marine Seattle
  • Telecom 
    • Market manager for the PNW to upgrade 272 sites for Sprint 4G Network Vision project.
    • Market manager Rocky Mountain region upgrading 210 sites for Sprint 4G Network Vision.
    • Market manager CA, OR and WA in support of Sprints 2.5 upgrades.
    • Managed backup generator installs for ATC.

Previous Experience:

  • US Navy 4956 Nuclear Power Plant & Components Welder
    • Fabrication and repair of Navy Nuclear and Non-Nuclear propulsion and piping systems worldwide.
    • DCTT (Damage Control Training Team) Leader. Responsible for all at sea fire and flooding training.
  • Local 631/26/32/598 Plumbing and Pipefitters Union, Pipe Welder – Washington State
    • Steam Fitter & Pipe Welder at: Hanford for Nuclear Refueling, Weyerhaeuser for Boiler Tube sheet replacement and multiple outages at Coal Fired and Natural Gas power plants.
  • Bering Industrial – Industrial Contractor Washington & Alaska, Pipe Welder, Fitter
    • Installation or rebuilding of piping systems; Fuel Storage & Delivery, Under Pier Piping, Under Bridge Piping and at the Lower Monumental Dam for the US Army Corp of Engineers installation of a  piping and air compressor system for their Removable Spillway Weir.
  • Certified Welding Inspector and Quality Assurance Inspector at Vigor Marine
    • Responsible for all Welder Qualifications, Certifications and Continuity Updates for over 300 people to various codes depending on the Classification Society involved; ABS, DNV, AWS, ASME or NAVSEA
    • Responsible for Weld Inspections, Procedural Compliance and In Process reports.
    • Welding Instructor / Trainer for the employees who wanted to better themselves attending night classes.
    • Responsible for creating new Welding Procedures with NAVSEA approval and acceptance.
  • Project specific Quality Assurance Manager at Vigor Marine Seattle on the Shell Oil Rig, Kulluk
    • Quality Assurance Manager responsible for all welding inspections, Hydro testing, Load Tests, Material Certs, Weld Maps and the Test and Inspection Plan for DNV and Shell Oil.
    • Document Control Officer – responsible for tracking all RFI’s, CFR’s and Drawing Releases/Revisions.
  • Consulting – Welding Program/Welding Inspection/Quality Assurance
    • Assisted Wilson’s Welding Services to update their existing welding program into a more modern, streamlined and efficient program that is accurate, auditable and easy to maintain.
    • Assisted Wilson’s Welding Services in the creation of Documentation and Inspection Records to meet the very stringent requirements of LA County, California. Also assisted as an AWS CWI.
    • Assisted Cellxion to update their existing welding program into a more modern, streamlined and efficient program that is accurate, auditable and easy to maintain.

Previous Experience:

University of South Alabama

  • 2yr degree in Business

Johnson & Wales

  • Bachelors’ degree in Culinary Arts.

Marriott Hotels – Various locations Gulf & East Coast

  • Banquet Chef

Crane Inspection Services Inc. – Fairhope, AL Nationwide Servicing & Operator Training.

  • Lead OSHA Crane Inspector
  • OSHA Safety Trainer
  • OSHA Compliance, Repair & Inspections
  • Service and Inspection provided to all types and styles of crane

Staffing Agency – Gulf Coast

  • Primary Recruiter
  • Office Manager