Our Sales, Design & Management Team

Bill Dewinetz
Bill DewinetzPresident
Areas of Expertise: Management, Kitchen Design and Engineering
Experience: Worked in the cabinetry business for over 40 years. Worked his way up from factory worker to shop supervisor to International Sales Manager before Pac Rim.
James Dewinetz, CPA,CMA
James Dewinetz, CPA,CMAVP & Controller
Areas of Expertise: Financial Management, Accounting, HR
Experience: Grew up around cabinetry, worked in cabinet factories as a summer job. Accountant & Financial Planner.
Pam Dhillon
Pam DhillonCustomer Service Manager
Areas of Expertise: Customer Service and Management, Logistics and Freight Management, Collections
Experience: Worked in Accounting, Legal and Real Estate. Owned and operated a Service station/Convenience store.
Mohammad Firoozmand, Bsc
Mohammad Firoozmand, BscOperations Manager and Material Procurement
Areas of Expertise: Material Procurement, Interior Design, Finishing, Engineered Wood products, Management
Experience:  Graduated from UBC’s Bachelor in Wood Science (Advanced Wood Products Processing). Worked in cabinet manufacturing since 2011 in production & management.
John Gledsdale
John GledsdaleDesign and Sales Consultant
Areas of Expertise: Kitchen Design
Experience: Worked in the cabinetry business for over 40 years.
Fahran Kanji, Dipl.T.ID
Fahran Kanji, Dipl.T.IDDesign and Sales Consultant
Areas of Expertise: Interior Design, Millwork/Furniture, Design, Lighting Design
Experience: Architectural Millwork Design, Won BCIT Design Comp., Class Rep at BCIT School of Design, Presented original designs in IDS West Environmental Design Challenge.
Kent Mayo
Kent MayoPlant Manager
Areas of Expertise: Quality Control, Continuous Improvement, HR., Production Management
Experience:  Worked in the cabinetry business for over 17 years. Joiner Certification with ITABC.
Alicia Meeker, D.KBD
Alicia Meeker, D.KBDDesign and Sales Consultant
Areas of Expertise: Interior Design and Millwork Design
Experience: BCIT for Interior Design and VCC for Kitchen and Bath Design, NKBA ’30 UNDER 30′ in 2014, Won International GE Kitchen Display Competition in 2012.
Sarah Shendruk, Dipl.VA
Sarah Shendruk, Dipl.VASenior Design Technician & Operations
Areas of Expertise: Millwork Design, Engineering, Dealer Sales
Experience:  Went to UFV for Visual Arts and Architectural and Civil Drafting. Worked in the kitchen and bath industry for over 15 years and part of the Pacific Rim Cabinets team since 2009.
Rosa Ta
Rosa TaDesign and Sales Consultant
Areas of Expertise: Millwork and Kitchen Design, Project Management
Experience:  Completed her Bachelor of Applied Design – Interior Design at Ai. Worked in the industry for 5 years, focusing on residential and commercial projects.
Takako Umeda, Dipl.INTT
Takako Umeda, Dipl.INTTJapan Export Consultant
Areas of Expertise: International Trade and Transport, Kitchen Drafting and Quoting
Experience: Worked for a logistics company in Japan, before moving to Canada.
Kathleen Vergara, Dipl.FMGT
Kathleen Vergara, Dipl.FMGTAccountant and Admin Assistant
Areas of Expertise: Accounting, Customer Service
Experience: BCIT for Financial Management with a specialization in Accounting. Currently a student in the CPA program & BCIT’s Bachelor in Accounting while working full time.
Paulette Vriesen
Paulette VriesenDesign and Sales Consultant
Areas of Expertise: Millwork and Kitchen Design, Project Management
Experience: Began her career in retail sales, graduating into management before starting in the kitchen and bath industry. Worked as a designer for over 8 years in Alberta before recently moving to BC.
Dominic Yun, BSc
Dominic Yun, BScOperations Manager
Areas of Expertise: Cabinet & Process Engineering, Wood Products and Operations Management
Experience: Graduated from UBC with a Bachelor in Wood Science (Advanced Wood Products Processing). Worked in cabinet manufacturing companies since 2012 in process engineering & operations.

There is a formidable amount of energy, discipline, resolution and know-how which must be deployed in order to complete a kitchen project from start to finish. There are many parts to the whole both internally and externally in the entire process.

We are experts in our respective fields that come together in a collaborative effort to provide an excellent experience for our customer. While we make it look easy, our staff of professionals work with an impassioned quest for finding solutions daily. Such knowledge has been patiently acquired and zealously maintained so that we continuously improve our systems and services.