About
Us

Established in 2008, VOTI Detection™ is a Canadian technology company which has specialized in the development and modernization of the latest generation of conventional X-ray screening platforms and detection software. VOTI’s technology produces remarkably sharp and more revealing X-ray images that are competitively superior while delivering enhanced threat detection capabilities and an improved user experience. Since its inception, VOTI has installed scanners in more than 50 countries and has consulted heavily with government agencies and security specialists worldwide to develop feature-rich and easy-to-use scanners that meet the sophisticated needs of modern security screening operations.

Mission

“Our mission is to protect people & safeguard assets around the world. We will disrupt the security market by providing leading-edge solutions, while placing the customer experience at the forefront of everything we do.”

Vision

“Our vision is to be the most customer-centric security solutions company; offering a higher standard of security that provides critical insights to eliminate threats & theft.”

VOTI Values

Integrity

We are honest, transparent and act with integrity.

Respect

We respect every person and their ideas equally.

Customer Focused

The customer comes first.

Accountability

We work together, commit to action and take ownership in everything we do.

Resilience

Passion, perseverance and commitment shape our character and define our actions.

Innovation

We always strive to push boundaries.

Quality

We are proud of our work - what we do, we do well.

Global
Recognition

VOTI Detection has installed scanners in more than 50 countries around the world. Partnering with top tier organizations and government agencies, we have developed and customized solutions for a wide variety of regions. Our service and support network is robust and provides global coverage. With manufacturing facilities established in Canada, Malaysia and Taiwan, we are set up to respond quickly to your demands.

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Executive
Team

Rory Olson
President & CEO
  • Rory is an accomplished entrepreneur and executive with a proven track record of success having founded, restructured, and operated numerous organizations from start-up stage to mature public companies.
  • As CEO at VOTI Detection, Rory has revitalized the company, operating in a rapidly growing $1.8B global security market and delivering 700% revenue growth within just 2 years, setting it on a path for accelerated growth and profitability.
  • Rory held previous COO roles at multiple companies including: Mpact Immedia, CBO, BCE Emergis, CEO, Surefire Commerce.
  • Rory holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance from Concordia University.
Daniel Menard
COO
  • Daniel is a dynamic and profit-oriented senior executive with more than 35 years’ experience in management. Recognized as a seasoned leader with a special ability to build high performance multidisciplinary teams that meet or surpass their objectives. Emeritus coach with a natural ability to motivate people to give their personal best.
  • As COO of Voti Detection, Daniel oversees the company’s daily operation with a focus on synchronization between Departments and optimizing revenue and margins.
  • Before joining Voti Detection, Daniel held previous senior executive roles at multiple companies including: Chief Executive Officer of Octasic, Chief Operating Officer of Groupe Robert and Senior Vice President, Operations for GardaWorld International Protective Services based out of Dubai. Prior to his executive’s roles in the private industries, he served over 26 years in the Canadian Military.
  • Daniel holds a master’s degree in International Management from l’École National d’Administration Pulique (ENAP).
Kevin McGarr
EVP Corporate Affairs
  • Kevin is a seasoned executive with invaluable expertise and experience in both the security and law enforcement sectors. He previously served as President and CEO of the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority overseeing the development and implementation of security screening programs, and corporate strategy.
  • He was awarded the Meritorious Service Medal, by the Governor-General in recognition for his work to combat organized crime and served as the VP of KPMG Forensic inc. where he was responsible for the detection and prevention of corporate and financial malfeasance.
  • Kevin holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration from the John Molson School of Business of Concordia University.

Corporate
Social
Responsability

At VOTI, holding ourselves socially accountable helps shape both our strategy and how we govern the business. We are guided by our core VOTI Values of Integrity and Respect. We believe that it is our duty to uphold the highest ethical standards in all that we do and in each and every country in which we operate. Further, we are focused on creating an organization that encourages diversity and champions our people to challenge the status quo.

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