Allan Fitzsimmons
Allan Fitzsimmons

Allan Fitzsimmons

President

Allan, or Fitz as he’s known around here, knows his stuff. With nearly two decades of experience in both Canada and the US, Fitz has a proven track record of getting the job done right, on time, and on budget. Turns out, he’s also a great leader sparing no resources to get his team trained and giving them every opportunity to grow. He has built an amazing culture at Uptime, where his core values match those of his team. After Fitz became a Red Seal Millwright he never stopped learning, becoming a Lean Six Sigma green belt and a certified Kaizen Facilitator, and then going on to receive an Executive MBA from SFU. Fitz is proficient in the set-up and operation of CMMS software, MRO and Preventative and Predictive maintenance and programs. He also has great experience planning and executing CAPEX projects with a proven ROI of 12 months or less.

Reza Nazarinia
Reza Nazarinia

Reza Nazarinia

Vice President, Business Development

Reza is a member of our executive team. With an Executive MBA from Simon Fraser University, he also possesses a substantial resume and plays a crucial role in our business development. Over the past 20 years, Reza has made a career out of leading sales and marketing operations for fortune 500 organizations. He has extensive experience in shaping sales strategy, as well as a proven track record of sales leadership. On top of this, Reza is an expert in client needs analysis with a solutions based, consultative approach to sales. This is especially beneficial to our mechanical services department. Reza is responsible for sales forecasting, training, campaigns and strategies, strategic marketing, and organizing education.

Mike Noseworthy
Mike Noseworthy

Mike Noseworthy

Department Manager, Electrical

With over 20 years of hands-on experience in electrical and automation, Mike just gets it. As the Electrical Manager, Mike taps into his vast experience everyday in overseeing the department to ensure our clients get the most innovative and cost effective solution they need, no matter what. It’s just the way he works. With a Red Seal journeyman ticket and years of knowledge, Mike is a bit of an expert on most electrical topics. Troubleshooting systems, machine upgrades, factory layout, and power distribution are just a few of his areas of expertise.

Stephen Sylvester
Stephen Sylvester

Stephen Sylvester

Department Manager, Refrigeration & HVAC

Steve is the newest member of our management team and he brings with him over 20 years of work experience. Whether it’s directing high performing teams in transportation, warehousing and railways, or managing a group of industrial refrigeration and HVAC technicians, he is a great leader here at Uptime. His team has shown continued success in executing seasonal projects and day-to-day re-active service. With his customer-first approach, Steve goes beyond the extra mile to ensure that Uptime is handling our customers' every need, which includes everything from HVAC & refrigeration to all other trade work. Steve always makes sure his team is well equipped, trained, and organized for every job. Having a guy like him on our team instills confidence as we continue to grow. 

Kyle Ross
Kyle Ross

Kyle Ross

Department Manager, Mechanical

Kyle's leadership skills are evident through his mechanical manager role here at Uptime. After his experience playing in the National Lacrosse League for nine years and winning the NLL Championship with the Toronto Rock, he is now in charge of a slightly different team - one of highly trained mechanics and fabricators. Kyle has adapted well and gained knowledge and trust with customers and his team here at Uptime. Instead of scoring the game-winning goal, he goes above and beyond to keep things running smoothly. Combine Uptime’s great team of millwrights and apprentices, with an experienced captain like Kyle, and you will get customers who are not only satisfied but are more than happy with a job well done.

Rob Baboniu
Rob Baboniu

Rob Baboniu

Business Development Manager

Rob has been with us since the beginning back when Uptime began in 2014 and is the definition of an experienced millwright. He has proven himself by working his way up from an apprentice millwright to a mechanical estimator. His resume is fully loaded with mechanical knowledge. Whether he is the lead mechanic for a fully automated parking garage at Jameson House, or doing other work such as fabricating, TIG, MIG stainless steel, aluminum, and mild steel, he always gets the job done efficiently and smoothly. Working in BC and Alberta, Rob excels at designing efficient solutions for production lines, relocating large facilities, and installing compressor and air nets. Whatever your mechanical needs are, Rob is here to take your call.

Wade Hollowink
Wade Hollowink

Wade Hollowink

Business Development Manager

Wade comes to Uptime Industrial with over 16 years of experience in the industrial moving field. With his “Yes We Can” approach to his customer's needs, he brings a great deal of expertise in getting the job done on time and on budget. Wade ensures everyone is working in a safe and diligent manner, and that no short cuts are taken to put anyone at risk. Wade takes great pride in providing great customer experience when using our services, ensuring they are happy once the job is completed.

Peter Carlson
Peter Carlson

Peter Carlson

Business Development Manager

Peter has worked his way up at Uptime starting as a Electrical Technician, then becoming the Service Manager, and now a Business Development Manager. He's a Red Seal Electrician with over 17 years of experience. His personality and work ethic are what our clients love most about Peter. Having run his own business he knows how to look for efficiencies and be a resource and partner with our clients. Always looking to help and go the extra mile, he is a pleasure to work with according to our clients he has interacted with.

Gary Burgess
Gary Burgess

Gary Burgess

EH&S Officer

Gary has spent the majority of his time at Uptime implementing and fine tuning the safety program. His number one priority is the safety of our team which is easily noticeable as he lives and breathes our core values. Gary is constantly improving, learning, and going the extra mile to educate safety practices, and reduce the chance of worker risks and injuries. He does this by providing in-house training and safety related courses. Gary has background experience working with and around heavy machinery in regards to various types of construction. Some, but not all of his previous jobs include carpenter and heavy machinery operator. Now, as Uptime’s CSO (Construction Safety Officer), there is not much that he won't do to ensure the safety of our team and our customers is always first. You can trust that Gary’s got your back, and that he will ensure each job is done efficiently and safely.

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