Based in Mississauga, Ontario, C8 Energy is a Canadian equipment distributor for the heavy-duty vehicle industry and is the exclusive supplier of SkelStart in North America.


The C8E team is composed of four highly experienced executives, with an expertise that is both diverse and complementary. The success of the company is based in part on the organization's ability to interact with customers such as UAP, fleet operators and OEMs.

Jean Labrie

President and National Sales Manager, Canada

Jean is the founder of C8 Energy. He is an executive with over 30 years of experience in the trucking, trailer and heavy-duty machinery industry.

Mike Phillips

Vice-President of Sales, United States

Mike has over 30 years of experience working with OEM’s, fleets and aftermarket distributors in the transportation and heavy-duty industry.

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