CHABAN RASHDI

CHABAN RASHDI

Site Supervisor

17 years experience

Chaban Rashdi is a PLE Site Supervisor. With 17 years of experience, he is well versed in every aspect of painting, and he specializes and enjoys painting that requires tall ladders and other height specific equipment. One of his favourite projects was the Lagoon buildings located in Richmond as they required an extensive amount of tall ladder painting. What he loves about working for PLE is knowing he is working for, and with people who have good intentions who want to raise the bar for painting industry standards. One trait his team values most from him is his ability to get along with everyone while remaining direct in his communication and management style.

MITCH SMYTHE

MITCH SMYTHE

Lead Painter

7 years experience

Mitch Smythe is a Site Supervisor with 7 years of experience in the painting industry. He takes pride in ensuring projects are executed to the highest standards from beginning to end. From prep work, to finishes and fine details, Mitch ensures his team does an outstanding job. In addition to taking pride in his work, he takes pride in working for a painting company committed to raising the bar for employee and client satisfaction. For Mitch, one of the most rewarding things about his job is taking high end homes to the next level, particularly through luxury staining. One interesting fact about Mitch is that he truly enjoys learning about other cultures from the diverse PLE team.

SHAUN WAGEMAN

SHAUN WAGEMAN

Lead Painter

10 years experience

Shaun Wagemen is one of our talented Site Supervisors as well as our equipment manager. With high end projects comes high end equipment, and he’s responsible ensuring it’s all in top shape. And, as a Site Supervisor, Shaun’s skills shine when it comes to customer relations and project management. With Shaun’s skills he could be painting for a number of painting companies, but for him, PLE feels like family. One of the projects Shaun is most proud of is the Vancouver Scanline VFX building as it is one of the largest he has ever worked on. Outside of work Shaun loves to travel and has even spent some time living in Vietnam.

DREW GEORGE

DREW GEORGE

Site Supervisor

11 years experience

Drew George is one of the many talented Site Supervisors at PLE. With over 11 years in the industry, his customer relation skills, and ability to paint perfect edges with incredible speed are his greatest strengths. For Drew, the unique jobs and the motivating and invested leadership is what separates PLE from the rest. Drew finds satisfaction in both painting complex architectural projects, as well as completing projects on time and under budget. When he isn’t working, you can find him practicing his golf skills at the local range.

RYAN SMITH

RYAN SMITH

Chief Site
Supervisor

9 years experience

Chief Site Supervisor Ryan Smith has been in the painting industry for 9 years. As a Chief Site Supervisor, Ryan is exceptional at planning tasks to maximize efficiency, and maintaining a high level of detail while painting at a fast pace. What attracted him to PLE, is their strong team morale and high-end projects. After painting numerous unique projects, painting the iconic Nat Bailey stadium is one of the projects he is most proud of. Not only is Ryan outstanding as a painter, as an Electronic Dance Music producer he is award winning. In 2018 he won the “Electronic Dance Music Artist of the Year” at the Niagra Music Awards.