Leadership

James Morrison, P.Eng, CEO


Jim is a Professional Civil Engineer with more than 25 years’ of project and development experience. A graduate of the University of Alberta, Jim is an active volunteer in the local Okanagan community in numerous capacities. Jim enjoys fishing, hunting and spending time with his children and grandchildren.


Mark Melissen, President


Mark is responsible for the day to day business operations at Wildstone. He is an enthusiastic and driven entrepreneur with an educational background in International Business and Project Management from Langara College and the University of Alberta. Mark is also a dedicated volunteer for many BC organizations and holds a CCA Gold Seal in Project Management. Mark enjoys motocross/trail riding, most action sports and every water sport imaginable.


Mike Melissen, Operations Manager


Mike is an accomplished and results-driven construction professional with extensive experience in multi-residential, commercial, municipal and industrial construction. Mike is responsible for the management and coordination of field personnel, resources and assets.  He has an educational background in Commerce and Business Administration from Douglas College. Mike enjoys travelling and a wide variety of outdoor activities.


Jean-Paul Giordano, Construction Manager


With over 25 years’ experience in Project Management, Project Design, Estimating, and Supervision in both the Civil and Construction sectors, Jean-Paul has an extensive knowledge of the overall construction industry; he is our Project Team Leader with extensive skills in Cost & Planning and computer systems. Jean-Paul enjoys coaching our young engineers, he also has fun gardening and playing music.


David Newsted, CFO


An enthusiastic financial leader with a Chartered Accountant designation. He moved from the lower mainland and loves the Okanagan life style. Dave articled at Deloitte in Vancouver, and has worked in a large public company environment as well as small and mid-sized entrepreneurial environments. Dave is an avid runner and golfer and is an outdoors enthusiast.


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