The Wonderful People of Benchmark Glass & Mirror

Lethbridge

Ron LeClair

“The Janitor”

Owner/Operator

Ron LeClair is the founder and CEO of Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. He has been in the Glass industry since 1993. In 1995 Ron opened Standard Auto Glass and moved up the ranks quite quickly when he was appointed Regional Director. Ron stayed with Standard Auto Glass/ Speedy Glass until 2007 when he had made the choice to start his own company, Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited which he has operated very well for the past 13 years. Ron oversees all avenues of his business and still maintains a hands-on approach. This man will jump right in with his staff and work along side them. The Janitor is very well liked among his staff and Ron always does his best to make them all feel important. Not only does he take the time with staff, but he also takes the time and puts forth the extra effort to assist his customers as always, they always come first. The customers are what makes his business possible and if he can help you, he will do all he can to achieve this. Like he says, “you are our greatest asset.”

Kevin Bischke

“The Chef”

Branch Manager/Owner

Kevin started with Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited back in 2008. He has been the branch manager/owner in the Lethbridge, AB location for 12 years where he has successfully helped the company grow and continues to do so daily. Kevin started out in this industry as an assistant manager for Standard Auto Glass back in 1996 up until 2002 when he was promoted to Store manager. Kevin managed the store up until 2006. When Standard Auto Glass merged with Speedy Glass Kevin was promoted to branch manager which he did successfully for 2 years. With Kevin’s knowledge and achievements, he was the perfect fit for Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. Kevin takes care of the daily operations to keep everything running smoothly. He believes that in order to do this, you need good team building skills which he implements among his staff daily. Kevin’s service, quality and reputation is what makes him a valuable player in this industry. He likes to help people and make sure they are satisfied with the service they receive. Kevin takes great pride in his leadership and commitment to Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. So much so that it shows in his daily life. His honesty, and integrity are above all else. With all Kevin’s accomplishments, it gives him great pleasure and enjoyment to see his customers leave with a smile, not just in his professional life but in his personal life as well.

Carmyn Scott

Accounting Manager

Carmyn Scott’s position is the accounting department at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited, she takes care of both stores. Carmyn believes in great quality, service, affordable pricing, and shopping locally. Outside of work Carmyn enjoys outdoor adventures, and spending time with family.

Chuck Critchlow

Judy Bohnet

“Hey Girl”

Sales/Advertising Manager

Judy takes care of Sales/ Advertising at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. Judy believes in developing strong relationships as it is the foundation of everything she does, both personally and professionally. Judy also enjoys spending time with family and friends.

Katelyn Nesom

Customer Service Representative

Katelyn is our Customer Service Representative at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. Katelyn believes in teamwork and communication are the keys to success. Outside of work Katelyn is an avid foodie, she also enjoys spending time with her animals and going on adventures with her fiancé.

Lesley Komanac

Customer Service Representative

Lesley is one of our Customer Service Representatives at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. Lesley says “Values are like fingerprints. Nobody’s are the same, but you leave them all over in everything you do.” When Lesley wants to relax, she likes to enjoy some great shows on her Netflix account.

Ashley White

“Smashley”

Accounting/Administration Assistant

Ashley’s position at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited is Accounting/Administration Assistant. Ashley Believes that our customers are our greatest asset. Outside of work Ashley enjoys spending time with her family and playing baseball.

Andrew Mackrel

Automotive Glass Technician

Andrew has been an Automotive Glass Technician at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited for many years. Andrew believes the ship will not steer itself. The whole team needs to be aligned in driving the business forward, and he is a firm believer in the 6 P’s: Prior Planning, and Preparation prevents poor performance. Andrew is someone that always needs to be kept occupied so outside of work he is always doing something, whether it be yard work or doing things with the family. Andrew likes to stay busy at all times.

Chuck Critchlow

Chuck Critchlow

“Critch”

Automotive Glass Technician

Chuck is an Automotive Glass Technician and Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited for several years. Chuck believes in doing the job right and efficiently. Outside of work Chuck enjoys spending time with his daughter and friends, Chuck also enjoys going to karaoke. He is a fabulous singer.

David Proctor

“Dr. Proctor”

Shop Foreman

David is our shop foreman at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. David’s values are to be productive. David says we have an exceptionally good working team at Benchmark Glass. Outside of work David loves to spend time with his wife Jackie, family and grandkids. He also enjoys boating, quading, camping, and traveling.

Dave Voort

“Voort”

Automotive Glass Technician

Dave is an Automotive Glass Technician for Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. Dave believes that focus on quality and high attention to detail is of the utmost importance. Dave enjoys camping and fishing in his spare time.

Paul Wright

“Pauly Wally”

Glass Technician

Paul Wright’s position within Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited is a Glass Technician, he does the Automotive, Commercial and Residential. Paul believes a job should be done right the first time and to the best of his ability and learning new skills. Paul is a husband, and father of 6 children, who loves the outdoors, and spending time with his family.

Kieran Askey

“Flip”

Automotive Glass Technician

Kieran is an Automotive Glass Technician at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. Kieran Believes is good quality service and helping his team and customers. Kieran enjoys hanging out with friends and family. He also likes to go camping and hiking.

Jeff Bakan

Automotive Glass Technician

Jeff is an Automotive Glass Technician for Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. Jeff values fast, efficient, and safe service for every Automotive glass he installs. Jeff also believes in doing every job the right way, using the best products we have available so the customer leaves here happy with their service. Jeff is an ex-military policeman that loves his family, extreme sports, and video games.

Scott Gillis

“Shaky”

Shop Hand

Scott’s position is a Shop Hand with Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. Scott believes in excellent customer service and strives to be the best at his job, he is always willing to help everyone. Scott enjoys a good round of golf with his friends and is a proud grandpa.

Cor Bronk

Shuttle Driver/Rock Chip Repair Guru

Cor is the Shuttle Driver and Rock Chip Guru at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. Cor believes that doing his best work to meet the customers needs is the most important for the business. Outside of work Cor enjoys reading, puzzles, card games and watching baseball.

Edmonton

Mario Godreau

Mario Godreau

“Frenchie”

Branch Manager/Owner

Mario Godreau is the Branch manager/owner of the Edmonton location. Mario has been with Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited since 2009, 11 years and counting. Mario has been in the glass industry since 1978 with his many years of experience in the glass industry he has proven himself to be quite the asset to the company and to his community. Mario takes care of the daily operations in the Edmonton location, knows his customers well, and has helped to grow the business both financially and personally as a manager. Mario is a firm believer that the customer is the most important part of his job. He takes the time to get to know the needs of his customers and does all he can to make sure they leave his store satisfied and proud. Mario also takes great pride in helping people. Make no mistake Mario is a stellar person. He is very personable, honest, and a dependable man. Mario moved here from a small town, Grand Falls, New Brunswick as a young man. Mario is very outdoorsy. One of his favorite past times is Hunting. He also enjoys camping and fishing with family & friends. Mario’s greatest treasures are his grandchildren, who he loves to spend time with and teach them all he can about life. Nothing is more important to Mario than family.

Waldo Ovalle

“Wally”

Edmonton Sales Manager

Wally Ovalle is our sales manager at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited in Edmonton, Alberta. Wally is a firm believer that a friendly attitude and willingness to provide exceptional service and a drive to grow the business is what people look for. Outside of work Wally is a hard-working individual who also volunteers his time to grow the sport of disc golf in his community, to encourage people to enjoy and discover the sport.

Larry Dawe

Larry Dawe

Automotive Glass Technician

Larry Dawe is an Automotive Glass Technician at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited. Larry believes in good workmanship at a fair price as the customer is our greatest asset.When Larry is not at work, he enjoys hunting, fishing, and camping with his family. In the winter months Larry enjoys ice fishing and sledding.

Rick Vogel

Rick Vogel

Automotive Glass Technician

Richard Vogel’s position at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited is an automotive glass technician. Richard believes that commitment of service is important to the customer as it demonstrates his knowledge within the industry. Outside of work Richard enjoys drag racing and going to car shows to see classic cars.

Mario Godreau

Rick Wittrup

Automotive Glass Technician

Rick Wittrup’s position at Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited is an automotive glass technician. Rick believes in doing your best and working hard for your customers. When Rick is not working, he is a sports enthusiast and enjoys his family and music.

Derek Murray

“Deke”

Automotive Glass Technician

Derek Murray’s position within Benchmark Glass & Mirror Limited is an automotive glass technician. Derek believes in working hard and taking pride in your work. He also believes in continuous learning and training as there are always new things to be learned. Outside of work, Derek is a family man so he enjoys spending time with his family and enjoying his six grandchildren.