MANAGEMENT TEAM

Tiki Oosterhuis

From inception to very recently, Ralph and Tiki have been the inspiration behind the company’s creative approach to doing business. Tiki was named One of the Top 100 Women Business Owners, in Canada, as ranked by Chatelaine and PROFIT Magazine in both 2002 [#34] and 2003 [#21]. Tiki was also nominated as Rotman Canadian Woman Entrepreneur of 2003. Tiki has now retired from her day to day involvement, but still contributes to the business on a consultancy basis, when required.

Ralph Oosterhuis, CEO

Ralph works in partnership with Owen, directing all aspects of the business. Ralph helps drive strategy, new product development and growth of the company, ensuring Decor Grates remains customer focused. He also assists with the development of new business opportunities. Ralph was recognized for his leadership in 2002 as Ernst and Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year.

Owen Carroll, CFO

Owen works in partnership with Ralph, directing all aspects of the business. Owen helps drive strategy, new product development and growth of the company, ensuring Decor Grates remains customer focused. He also assists with the development of new business opportunities. Owen is responsible for the day to day operations and is ably assisted in this regard by Jason.

Jason Titmuss, Operations Manager

Jason manages the day to day production, assembly, warehousing and shipping activities, and is an integral part of the Management Team. Jason works with Owen to maximize productivity and reduce costs, wherever possible.