TEAM MEMBERS

John Hordyk
Co-owner, Exotic Woods

John took over the family business in 1995 with his brother Mel. Speak with John about: Corporate Accounts, Large Volume Ordering, Specialty & Custom Orders.

Mel Hordyk
CO-OWNER, Exotic Woods

Mel took over the family business in 1995 with his brother John. Speak with Mel about: Specialty Wood Orders, Interior Design, Large Volume Ordering & Contractor Accounts.

 

 

Rick Veenstra
Customer Service Specialist

Rick joined the Exotic Woods family in 2002 and is part of our Customer Service Team. Speak to Rick about: Ordering & Shipping, Contractor Relations, Wood-Related Questions & Help With Your Project.

Aaron Moran
Warehouse Manager

Aaron joined the Exotic Woods family in March 2010, and is responsible for our warehouse and shipping & receiving. Speak with Aaron about: Live Edge & Reclaimed Lumber.

Chris Marshall
Customer Service Specialist - Retail

Chris joined the Exotic Woods family in March 2014, and is our newest retail sales representative. Speak with Chris about: Musical Instruments, Veneers, and any General Questions.

Craig Marshall
Flooring Sales Representative

Craig joined Exotic Woods in February 2008 and is responsible for onsite visits and assisting customers with selecting the perfect floor and finish. Speak with Craig about: getting a flooring quote for your home or office and advice on hardwood flooring.

Craig Torrance
Flooring Sales Representative

Craig joined Exotic Woods in May 2013. Craig manages our Flooring Showroom and is responsible for ordering and assisting customers for all their flooring needs. Speak with Craig about: Hardwood floors for your home or office.

 

Adam Hordyk
Finishing Shop Manager

Adam joined Exotic Woods in September 1999, but has been around the Shop his whole life, as he is Mel’s oldest son. He supervises the Wood Shop and its day-to-day operations.

Jeff Hordyk
Finishing Shop Labourer

Jeff joined Exotic Woods in January 2004, but has been around the shop his whole life, as he is Mel’s youngest son. Jeff works in our onsite Wood Shop.

Tara Savage
Office Administrator

Tara joined the Exotic Woods family in November 2010. She has extensive knowledge of bookkeeping, Human Resources and daily functions of an office. Tara keeps everything running smooth and efficiently at Exotic Woods.

Vanessa DeBoer
Administrative Assistant

Vanessa returned to Exotic Woods in July 2011 on a part-time basis. She has been around the shop for a long time, as she is John’s eldest daughter. Vanessa is responsible for Accounts Payable and Social Media.