Our Team

Doing great things requires great people: At Pro-Tech, we know that the strength of our company lies in our team.  From our accounting department, to our project managers, and millwrights, we have qualified professionals, who work together as a team to deliver you the best possible service. 

At Pro-Tech you get:

  • An Experienced Management Team
  • Professional Administration Staff
  • Expert Project Managers
  • Local Knowledge
  • Experienced Equipment Operators & Installers

“Teamwork divides the tasks and multiplies the success.”

Mark Friesen
Sales Representative / Estimator

With over 12 years in the Industrial Moving industry, Mark prides himself on solving complex industrial moving projects; the safest and most efficient way possible.  With many years in the field, Mark has a knack for providing creative solutions putting our customers’ needs first.  When not at work or at home Mark can be found camping and ATVing in BC’s backcountry.

Will Plenert
Estimator/ Sales

With over 16 years of heavy industrial industry, Will brings knowledge, expertise and creative problem solving to the Protech team. 

Dave Snell
Technical Sales / Estimator (Millwrights)

A millwright for 33 years, Dave completed his four year trades apprenticeship as a millwright and machinist. As a certified trades professional, he began his career in coal-fired power stations, pulp and paper mills and petro-chemical plants. Early on, Dave had the opportunity to work on the first ever LNG plan to be built in Australia in 1988.  In 1990 he relocated to Canada and worked as a machinist in the ship-building industry and then transitioned to forestry.  In 1998 Dave worked with Murray Latta as a Millwright, Lead Hand, Foreman, Project Manager, Account Manager, Project Superintendent, and in Sales and Estimating.  Since then, he has come to be an integral part of the Pro-Tech team. 

John Brise
Operations Manager

With over 10 years at Pro-Tech, John loves the challenge of problem solving.  As a professional engineer, he knows how to find the safe and efficient solution to any issue that arises.  As a proud father to twin girls, John is using his problem-solving skills at home too!

Gary Klynsoon
General Manager

With over 25 years of industry related experience, Gary cares for the details and project management at Pro-Tech. An approachable team member, he loves to find innovative, outside-of-the-box solutions for our clients. When not in the office, or at home with the family, Gary can be found on the river searching for the ever-elusive 12’ sturgeon.