Our Team

With over 50 years of combined construction and renovation experience, the team at KDC has the expertise to tackle even the most challenging of projects. The people you see here are the professionals you will deal with each and every day while we build your dreams into reality.

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Dax Jones

Owner, Founder

Dax has spent years fine tuning his carpentry skills working under many of the top high end contractors throughout the lower mainland.  He enjoys the full process of bringing a client's vision from dream to reality.  Dax has always had a passion for building, respect for the fine details, a hardworking attitude, and especially a love of working with people. His relationships with his clients was the motivation for Dax to fulfill his lifelong dream of starting his own business.  

Away from the business Dax spends most of his time with his young family. When he can sneak away he enjoys traveling, and can often be found on the golf course.

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Sam Wong

Operations Manager

Sam is a competent and accomplished Site Supervisor with 10 years experience in the construction/renovation industry.  Sam originally started out in framing for new construction and transitioned into home renovations.  He has an expert eye for detail, workmanship and sets a very high standard for upholding customer satisfaction.  Homeowners consistently remark how assured they feel having Sam manage the construction of their home.  His performance, confidence and accountability quickly builds a homeowners trust.  Sam's impressive track record and winning personality is easily embraced and he is continually described as genuine and very professional.

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Steve Chantler

Site Supervisor

Steve has been in the construction industry most of his working career and has a vast amount of knowledge and experience in all aspects of home renovations.  One of Steve’s greatest assets is his ability to creatively find solutions in any situation. 

While Steve isn’t working, he enjoys spending time with his 2 kids or unplugging on a fishing trip.   

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Lindsay Winterbottom

Interior Designer

Lindsay graduated from BCIT Interior Design program in 2013 and has loved every minute in the industry since then. 

When she isn’t creatively designing her clients dream home, she can be found chasing her 2 young children around a park or the beach.     

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Gord Baron

Site Supervisor

Gord grew up in West Vancouver and is a Red Seal Ticketed Carpenter.  His experience in this industry has spanned from home renovations, residential new builds, commercial construction and finish carpentry.  While his high quality of work is second to none, one of his best assets is his big smile and the positive attitude he brings to the job site each and every day.

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Mike Donovan

Mortgage Specialist

Mike Donovan offers his clients 15 years of industry experience in Real Estate and Mortgages.  Mike holds a Bachelor Degree in Administrative and Commercial Studies (Finance & Administration) from the University of Western Ontario and holds the Certified Managerial Accounting designation (CMA) as well as a Chartered Professional Accountant designation (CPA).

As a founder of BrokerSmart and co-owner of Verico Coastal Mortgages Inc., Mike has helped hundreds of clients meet their home & equity needs. He is genuinely talented in finding solutions for clients who have challenging financial requirements and his professional, low-pressure approach makes him approachable and easy to work with.

Mike helps KDC clients unlock the potential in their homes equity to maximize the value of their renovation dollar.  While most homeowners would prefer to only experience one major renovation for their home, Mike’s goal is to help you afford the renovation of your dreams – the first time!

In his spare time, he keeps himself healthy and active to keep up with his 4 daughters, enjoys playing hockey or golf, and is spoiled by his wife and her baking!

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Roger Golinski

Lead Carpenter

Over the years Roger has tried on a number of different career directions but always seems to find his way back to his passion of home renovation work.  After owning his own renovation business for many years, Roger decided to join KDC so he can truly get back to what he loved about working in this industry… people.  Roger is a great people person and a pleasure to have onsite working with our clients.  

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Connor Mcloughlin

Carpenter

Connor is a Red Seal Ticketed Carpenter and is the youngest in a family of very well respected third generation carpenters.  While Connor has very entrepreneurial aspirations and is often found working for himself with his own clients.  However, he tends to always be part of our larger projects providing support and experience to the entire crew.  We really enjoy when Connor is onsite because he transforms the entire jobsite into the funniest place to be.