Wayne Coulson is the youngest son of Cliff Coulson who founded Coulson Forest Products Ltd. in 1960. Wayne began his career in 1978 in the Forestry and Wood Products business, before taking over the administrative side of the family business in late 1984.
Under Wayne’s leadership as President and CEO, the Coulson Group has evolved into a provider of a wide range of management, support and technical services through eight operational companies. Over the last 55 years, the Coulson Group has consistently provided clients and customers with quality services and products, highly qualified technical staff and innovative support solutions.
The Coulson Group of companies is led and managed by Wayne Coulson and his sons Foster and Britt. Since 2007, Wayne has been working alongside his two sons, Britt and Foster Coulson, developing proprietary technology making Coulson a leading company in the global fight against wildfires. He has been actively involved with research and development, as well as quality control, operation, and inspections of the company’s state-of-the-art equipment ensuring optimal functionality so and that it meets and exceeds all contractual requirements. His hands-on approach, along, with Britt and Foster, has proven to be a winning strategy accelerating Coulson Aviation to the forefront in the aerial firefighting industry.