As the visionary behind both Kieswetter Demolition and The Timeless Material Company, he's the real reason we all have a workplace to call home. His knowledge of past projects and our vast inventory is encyclopedic. Never one to be satisfied with the status quo, he continually pushes both sides of the company to best compliment one another and reach their full potential.
An accomplished musician and former member of a museum curation staff, Will brings that artistic vision to our showroom space and instagram presence. He's quickly built a network of new clients across the country which has resulted in large orders being sent from coast to coast. As a new Dad he's got his hands pretty full but will always find time to tickle the ivories and take pleasure in working on his own century home.
Although Ken is still heavily involved in both Demo and Timeless, many of the day to day activities and details fall to Kirk. Acting as a conduit between the different facets of the businesses and tenants on the properties, not much goes on without his knowledge. With a keen eye for the future, he's always looking to improve the family of companies, and himself, by staying fit and building his skillset.
SALES & DESIGN
A true jack of all trades and master of many, Rachel has taken on building our brand both on the property and on-line. Her graphic design and organizational prowess have been indispensable to our team, and her baking talents never disappoint either. When not at Timeless, Rachel is typically renovating her own century home or adventuring with her dachshund-mix Daizy.
SALES & DESIGN
Previously working as a Forest Resource Technician, Jess has industry experience from coast to coast in dealing with sustainable wood practices. Her attention to detail and ability to make at minimum 5 puns a day make her a valuable part to our team. Outside of work, you can find her planning her next back-country camping expedition with her rescue dog, Winnie.
A part-time greeter for both The Timeless Material Co. and KDI, Lola is usually travelling from location to location making sure everyone receives the appropriate amount of affection.
She also makes sure to frequently check our employee's petting abilities so that should they meet other dogs on the job, they are well-practiced.
DESIGN & BUILD
There are certain looks and designs that Timeless is known for and that has a lot to do with Jay. There isn't much he hasn't tried to accomplish with reclaimed wood and the rest of our staff looks to him for guidance when quoting out new projects or contemplating the limitations and challenges of our stock. An avid cyclist and devoted family man, Jay is usually on the move and tends to look good wherever you can catch him.
DESIGN & BUILD
After receiving his carpentry journeyman title in Quebec, Evan turned his sights to the finer side of woodworking and was able to find a place within the Timeless team. You can find him staying busy around the barn creating unique pieces and giving customers’ project advice. When he's not at work, Evan loves to hunt for old antique woodworking tools and incorporate them into his work flow.
A keen eye for clean and organized workspaces, Parker takes pride in keeping our showroom looking tidy and functional. A typical day involves him prepping material—de-nailing, cutting, & sanding—including all of our inventory mantels. After work hours, you can find Parker skateboarding, camping, drawing, or sharpening his photography skills.
DURHAM MILL SITE
MILL SITE MANAGER
After running his own trim and moulding company for 28 years, Gary now serves as manager at the Timeless Material Company's Durham milling facility. With his vast knowledge of wood and millwork production, Gary is the expert in anything trim and molding related. When not at the shop, Gary enjoys hooking onto the trailer and heading to a nice campground. In the winter, he's still trying to be noticed by an NHL scout in the Friday afternoon pick-up hockey game.
Mat’s woodworking career began 30 years ago when he was old enough to push a broom around his dad’s shop. Growing up in a family-run business quickly taught him the ins and outs of the industry. During the summer months, Mat works as a front tire changer on the #74 Nascar Pinty’s Series team from Ste. Eustache, Quebec. Other interests include working at local museums, marathon running, playing hockey and reading boring books.
Cheryll started her woodworking career at Durham Furniture in 1996 as a student, working her way to become the cabinet shop line coordinator. Cheryll was given an opportunity to grow and enhance her knowledge by accepting a job at The Timeless Material Company in 2018. When not at work or planning the ambassador program for the Durham Fall fair, you can find her spending time in the outdoors or camping with her husband and three children. She is kept keen and on her toes by their new 21 month old.
Len arrived in Ontario from the UK in 1997 leaving behind a successful 17 year policing career. With his vast knowledge and experience it's no surprise that he continued his career in the private sector mainly as security management before joining the Timeless Team in Durham, Ontario. Len is a huge soccer fan and you can usually find him tending to this collections of antique coins and banknotes.
Although Sakeena's past is shrouded in mystery, she's an asset to the Timeless Team. Rescued from a shelter in 2010, she serves as 24 hour watch at the production facility. When not on patrol, she enjoys hunting mice, chewing cardboard, and receiving belly rubs.