It takes a lot of people to make B&B run smoothly. Here, we acknowledge our dedicated and loyal team members who work tirelessly to uphold the high level of customer service that B&B prides themselves on.
Bill started his career as a laborer in 1988. With experience and education, Bill quickly became a leading project estimator. He recognized a necessity in the construction industry for specialized selective demolition, disposal, dismantling and recycling services; so, in 1999 he created B&B Demolition Ltd. B&B Demolition started as a very small organization, employing only four people. Today, the company has forty-six team members. Bill was the first person in Canada to earn Gold Seal Certification by the Construction Association in estimating and safety for the demolition industry. Bill's focus is to find superior, safer, and more cost effective ways to satisfy his customers. In 2010 Bill finished in the top three for the Small Business leader of the year award by the Edmonton Chamber of Commerce and was nominated for 2010 National Philanthropy Day awards. Bill has been an Alberta's Promise Partner since 2009 for the support he provides to children's charities in Alberta. Bill is a member of the Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO), and was named 2013 Construction Person of the Year by Alberta Venture Magazine. In 2013 he was named a Business leader of Tomorrow by Business in Edmonton Magazine. He has a Gold Seal Certification in Construction (GSC) and is a National Safety Officer (NSO) in Construction.
Beau joined the B&B team in October 2014 bringing with him many years of senior management experience in both small and large organizations. After completing 12 years in the UK military, Beau worked for GE throughout the world in various technical and management roles within the Power Generation Construction Industry. He was also the General Manager of a large UK Facilities Management company before starting his own business in London. Beau and his family moved to Canada in 2012 and was the General Manager for a local construction company based in Fort McMurray before moving South.
Ben started at B&B Demolition in 2001. He has dedicated himself to grow within the company, and has held many positions before becoming a full time estimator. His experience in the field and in safety enables Ben to estimate projects with a unique understanding of all details of the job. Ben is always striving to achieve excellence in the industry, and satisfy his customers. Ben is an active member of the Edmonton Executive Association.
Manager of Safety & Corporate Culture
Derek started with B&B Demolition Ltd in April of 2013, bringing with him 12 years of safety experience to the B&B's team. Educated traditionally in the Oil & Gas industry, Derek is making his first leap into the world of demolition at B&B. Derek has been a member of the Canadian Society of Safety Engineering since 2005, and spends his free time coaching local youth minor hockey. In May 2014 Derek was made the manager of Safety & Corporate Culture, ensuring that the B&B team remains strong and devoted to providing superior service to all clients. With Derek's guidance and collaboration with management B&B strives to ensure that all projects are completed safely and incident free by highly trained and devoted team members.
Steven Knight B.Comm.
Business Development Manager
Steven started with B&B in April of 2011 and finished his Bachelor of Commerce at the University of Alberta School of Business with distinction in May 2014. In May 2014 he was promoted from the role of Marketing & I.T. Manager to Business Development Manager. Steven is now responsible for all of B&B Demolition's marketing activities, IT departments, and recruiting the best talent to join the team. He is also B&B's photographer, and is responsible for all of the photos you will see in the photo gallery. Steven is no stranger to fulfilling multiple roles simultaneously, and enjoys the responsibility he has been given. In June 2014 he was named one of Canada's 50 top emerging leaders by Gen Y Inc. Steven is an avid volunteer football coach, social media consultant, and social entrepreneur while he is not working at B&B. In June 2014 he also joined the Board of Directors at long time B&B partner, YESS (Youth Empowerment & Support Services). For more information please visit http://YESS.org
Nicole has been with B&B since mid-2012 and brings four years of executive experience to the organization. Nicole started as B&B's receptionist and quickly grew to become the office administrator, responsible for all of the accounts payable and payroll. In addition, she works tirelessly in her community, coaching youth cheerleading teams.
Penny has been a part of the B&B Demolition team since 2002. Penny has worked her way up through all of the positions in B&B. Starting in the shop as a tool driver, Penny became involved in field operations, safety, project management, and estimating. Her vast knowledge of the company, as well as the construction industry has allowed her to move into the General Manager role. Second only to the CEO, Penny is responsible for the smooth operation of all facets of B&B. Her excellent leadership skills and technical knowledge make her the perfect fit for the job. Penny is an active member of Building Operations Management Association (BOMA)
Tim started with B&B in February of 2014, adding five years of experience in construction and demolition to the team. Tim has completed his CET designation with NAIT, and brings a wide range of skills to the B&B team. In his free time, Tim donates his expertise in construction to his son's school, acting as their volunteer handyman.
Robert joined the B&B team in May 2014 as a residential estimator. Robert’s positive attitude and approachable nature make him the ideal team member to help new homeowners through the demolition process. With 2 years of experience running his own demolition company, Robert understands the business well, and is dedicated to success. An avid volunteer, rugby player, and member of the Edmonton Construction Association Young Builders Group, Robert lives the core values of B&B each and every day.
Joining the team in September 2014, Trevor brings two years of demolition estimating experience to the B&B team. An avid poker player and new Edmontonian, Trevor looks forward to working with clients of all sizes on demolition projects. Educated in economics and marketing, Trevor hopes to provide additional value to all of his clients on each project. Trevor is also a member of the Young Builders Group with the Edmonton Construction Association.
Michael joined the B&B team in the summer of 2014, bringing with him three years of experience in demolition. A fast learner, and determined professional, Michael quickly advanced through the ranks at B&B, moving from labourer, to foreman, to superintendent in a span of six months. Born and raised in Edmonton, Michael enjoys the responsibility he has been given at B&B, and hopes to continue to provide exceptional service to all clients.
Brett joined the B&B Demolitions Ltd family in the summer of 2014. He finished his Bachelor’s Degree in International relations and Business at Grant MacEwan University in May of 2013. Brett has quickly moved up the ranks at B&B first being promoted to tool crib attendant and later again to his current role of Operations Co-ordinator. He is responsible for the day-to-day efficient operations at B&B, which includes scheduling jobs, man power, equipment, tools, waste removal and anything else the B&B team might need to complete the project. Brett thrives under pressure, which has served him well in his past, where he has managed large scale gas line projects across Canada while obtaining his education. He is an active participant in the political environment as a founding member of The Sunday Group, a campaign executive to previous and current political campaigns and a published political author; Brett has even attended the United Nations General Assembly and other United Nations conferences over the years.
Monica joined the B&B team in July 2014 with two years of experience in safety administration behind her. Monica is responsible for all of the contract administration associated to new and ongoing projects at B&B. An enthusiastic animal lover, Monica brings a positive attitude and determination to the B&B team every day. Relocating to the Edmonton area from Okotoks in 2011, Monica is now excitedly preparing for her wedding.
Ounce has been B&B's shop dog since 2005. If you stop by B&B, Ounce will be the first one to meet you at the door with a wagging tail and big smile. Bill Knight adopted Ounce from the SPCA, giving him a loving family at B&B.
After the unexpected passing of the B&B guard dog, Ounce, Fred has been introduced to the B&B team. While Ounce’s paws may never be filled, Fred is an excellent companion who brightens everyone’s day.
B&B prides themselves in their dedication to providing superior benefits to their employees. B&B offers full medical coverage and RRSP matching to all employees after 3 months of employment. B&B also gives every employee a new pair of steel-toed boots after each year of employment. More information about company benefits can be offered by contacting us at (780)452-0354. Visit our careers page to learn about new employment opportunities.
B&B Demolition is 15 years old! Owner Bill Knight incorporated B&B Demolition Ltd. in December of 1999. After years of experience in the demolition industry, Bill decided to go on his own, and start B&B which grew from a small organization into the industry leader that it is today.