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Our Staff

We're very proud of all the hard-working employees at Timberland Supply that have helped make us the #1-rated outdoor power equipment store in Alberta.  

Our mechanics are highly trained and have years of experience working in the power equipment industry.  There aren't too many problems that they haven't seen, and that means that your equipment will be repaired faster, saving you time and money. 

Also, at Timberland all our sales staff are non-commissioned. You can shop at our store with complete confidence knowing that the recommendations that we offer, are based strictly on providing you with the best products and solutions to meet your particular needs and wants. 

Below you'll find short bios and pictures of all Timberland Supply staff members to help you get to know us better.

Dan Cavani: President 

Dan and his family have been in the chainsaw business for more than 60 years. Dan’s father was a faller, and Dan started using chainsaws with his brothers when he was about eight years old. Dan began working part-time at his brothers’ chainsaw shop at age 15, and continued to work there summers while he completed his Mechanical Engineering degree. Dan spent 9 years as a CAF pilot before joining Air Canada and starting his own consulting company. Both flying and consulting operations have taken him around the world numerous times. Dan recently retired from Air Canada as a Boeing 787 Captain and will continue to focus on business development and assisting the team in providing Timberland’s valued customers with outstanding service and support.

Ryan Cavani: General Manager 

Ryan Cavani

Ryan has been using chainsaws since age 12 and has been directly involved in the outdoor power products and power sports retail industries for the past decade. He has been with Timberland since 2018 and was promoted to the role of General Manager in the fall of 2021. Ryan has a Communications degree from MacEwan University and an extensive background in the hospitality industry. Ryan has excellent product knowledge and has the advantage of having used most of the equipment that Timberland sells. Ryan will be leading the team and ensuring that Timberland continues to focus on customer satisfaction by providing top quality service and support in all aspects of the business.

Adam Baker: Service Manager & Lead Technician

Adam Baker

Adam “Bakerized” Baker joined Timberland shortly after Dan and Grant bought the company in early 2014. Adam has extensive formal technical trailing with certification and experience in a wide variety of power products, including Stihl (Master Technician), BRP (Seadoo, Skidoo, Can-Am), ATV/UTV, Husqvarna, Wacker Neuson Echo, Kohler, Briggs and Stratton, Honda, Mercruiser, Evinrude, Kioti and Cub Cadet.

Adam is extremely knowledgeable in all aspects of outdoor and power sports equipment and has transformed Timberland’s service department into one of the best repair facilities in western Canada.

Adam is the key driver behind the development and continual improvement of Timberland’s Bakerized performance-enhancing chainsaw customization processes. Adam continues to personally oversee each and every one of the hundreds of Bakerized saws that Timberland builds and sells across North America, Europe, and New Zealand.

Paul Oullette: Sales Manager

Paul Oullette

Paul’s background is extensive and includes roles in supervision, operations and maintenance in the oil and gas industry. Paul is also an experienced mechanic and fabricator and effectively brings this experience to his sales role at Timberland. Paul prides himself on providing exceptional customer service and is always ready and willing to help you with all your equipment needs.

Lois Church: Office Manager

Louis Church

Lois has been with Timberland as our office manager since 2014. She provides excellent support in all areas of administration including HR, accounting and purchasing. Lois is often complimented by our customers and suppliers for her pleasant attitude and high efficiency and is an invaluable asset to the rest of our team members.

Jared Nelson: Parts & Inventory Coordinator

Jared supports the entire Timberland operation as the Parts and Inventory Coordinator. He has several years of operational and supervisory experience, and he is a customer service specialist. Jared has a significant knowledge base and is ready and able to help with all our products, including parts and special orders.

Cole Mandin: Sales Associate

Cole has been with Timberland since 2017 and has recently transitioned to Sales Associate from his previous role as a Service Technician. Cole has excellent customer service skills and strong product knowledge. Cole is very dedicated and hard working and continues to be a valued member of our team.

Bob Bogun: Sales Associate

Bob Bogun

Bob’s 40+ years of technical sales and service experience has helped to make him one of the best outdoor power products sales professionals in Canada. Bob leads our inside sales team and is well-known for his outstanding customer service and his friendly demeanour. Bob always puts his customers first and is extremely well regarded for his personal dedication to sales and after sales support. Bob has a vast knowledge of Timberland’s outdoor power products and is very proud to be the top sales person for Stihl products in Western Canada.

Quinn Nelson: Parts & Inventory 

Quinn works in the Parts Department and focuses primarily on inventory receiving and warehouse activities. Quinn is also a parts sales associate, and brings good energy to our Parts Department.

Birk Oullette: Sales Associate

Birk has been working with and around equipment for many years. Birk joined Timberland a couple of years ago, and does a great job of assisting our customers with their product purchases and after-sales service.

Adam McKay: Service Technician

Adam (Mac) joined Timberland’s service group in 2020, bringing with him more than a decade of mechanical experience. He has a broad technical background and has worked in the automotive, marine, and outdoor powersports repair industries. Mac is a fantastic addition to our top-quality service department and the whole Timberland team.

Sterling Exner: Service Technician & Service Writer

Sterling is a great addition to our service department and brings a wealth of personal and professional experience to the Timberland team. Sterling has transitioned to the dual role of Service Technician and Service Writer, and will be splitting his time between working with service customers and service support.

Grant Hepner: Co-owner

Grant

After eight years, Grant has decided to step down from the GM role to pursue other personal and professional interests. Grant has transitioned into an advisory role, and while no longer involved in the day-to-day operation, he remains available to the team as an experienced resource.