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Jeff MulliganJeff Mulligan
Chief Operating Officer

Responsible for general business administration, process development and licensee partner program advancement; Jeff brings 40 years of business experience to the ASTEC team.  He is developing new business opportunities and market models for ASTEC to enable the company to leverage core strengths in related business activities. He will be working hard to build our capabilities to be ready when the market opportunity presents itself, whether that is in the Safety Training, Equipment or Service areas. Later in 2019, he will lead our ASTEC Management Consulting Team as we expand our professional services offering.

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Vern Fallscheer

Vern Fallscheer
Vice President, Service & Safety Rentals

After 5 years of employment in the service & safety rental division with the ASTEC team, Vern moved into the role of Manager of Service & Business Development. In 2014 he joined the Leadership Team and assumed responsibility for everything delivered from the technical services and equipment department. In March of 2016, the company was re-structured, Vern became one of the investor-owners and took on the title of Vice President.

With over 30 years of management experience in sales and customer relations, Vern is the perfect fit to lead important customer service functions like fit testing, high pressure hydro-testing, personal gas monitor repair and fire extinguisher service. Vern is well known for his community involvement and brings a diverse blend of business experience to ASTEC and our customers. Stop in any time and let Vern take care of all your industrial safety needs.

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Grant Klippenstein
Vice President, Safety Solutions

Grant has just rejoined ASTEC to lead the customer satisfaction and growth initiatives. Acknowledged as one of the most qualified Fall Protection Specialists in Canada, Grant works alongside his clients looking for the best in industrial safety equipment, sales, rentals and training. A dedicated professional who has invested a considerable portion of his career to safety, he is a super resource to bring into your organization to certify your Fall Protection equipment, talk about eyewear, test hearing protection, or review your breathing apparatus, gas monitor & detection needs.

As  a member of ASTEC’s leadership team, Grant will lead the charge in marketing & sales for the Lloydminster office, while supporting the good work being done in the Bonnyville and Provost ASTEC offices.

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Amanda Wakefield

 Amanda Unrau
Manager, Finance

Amanda joined the ASTEC SAFETY family in 2007. She started as a Training Coordinator in the Bonnyville branch location, quickly becoming Branch Administrator. In August of 2009, Amanda was offered a transfer to Head Office in the role of Accounts Payable/Inventory Control. In 2010, she took on the role of Assistant Controller/HR Assistant. In 2012, she was voted Employee of the Year by her fellow coworkers. Amanda is now the Manager Finance/HR Manager and a member of ASTEC SAFETY’s Leadership Team.

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