Team

The BlueTide team is composed of accomplished and dynamic executives who bring a vast array of industry experience in order to provide exceptional customer service to meet the unique needs of our clients. Our team is guided by a commitment to continuously evolving with technology to provide the best solutions for our customers.

The BlueTide advantage

Meet BlueTide’s Executives

Since its establishment in 2009, BlueTide Communications has revolutionized satellite communications services in offshore oil and gas markets and has expanded its services to the maritime industry, including yachts, remote locations, and the energy sector.

Our team is passionate about offering the most innovative solutions and services to our clients. Each member of our team brings a unique set of skills and experiences to the table, making BlueTide Communications the premier managed service provider in the industry.

Jeff Robertson

Jeff Robertson
VP of Finance/Controller

Jeff Robertson serves as the VP of Finance and Controller, joining BlueTide in 2014 and is responsible for overseeing all financial functions of the company. His responsibilities include managing financial strategy, planning, analysis, and accounting functions. Jeff’s leadership has been instrumental in guiding BlueTide through challenging times, such as the oil crash of 2015 and the pandemic of 2020. His ability to develop and execute a long-term growth strategy has been critical to BlueTide’s success. Jeff works closely with the CEO and VP of Operations to ensure that financial resources are being deployed effectively. He earned a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration with minors in math, finance, and accounting.

Ryan Gravouia

Ryan Gravouia
VP of Sales

Ryan Gravouia serves as the VP of Sales, starting his career at BlueTide Communications in 2014. With over 20 years of experience in sales, Ryan leads the sales team in expanding services in satellite communications, marine electronics, and IT managed services. He leads the sales team to ensure that customer needs and expectations are met, and he works closely with operations to ensure the successful delivery of services. An exceptional sales leader with a proven track record of driving growth and delivering results, he is a strategic thinker who is adept at identifying and capitalizing on market opportunities. Ryan has a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration Finance from the University of Louisiana.