May 9, 2018

Steve Vafiades Joins On Side Restoration as Senior Project Manager

LONDON, Ontario

On Side Restoration Services Ltd. is pleased to announce that as of late April 2018, Steve Vafiades has joined their London team, reporting into Derek VanGeffen, Branch Manager.

“I’ve been in this industry since I was 16 years old and basically with the same company for the past 19. Although shifting to another company was a difficult decision for me, I just felt I needed a change. When I looked across the industry at emergency property restoration providers, On Side stood out to me given their technological strength and advancements to gain continued process efficiencies,” explained Steve Vafiades, Senior Project Manager. “I love that On Side is growing its Eastern Canadian presence and I feel I can grow with it.”

Derek VanGeffen, London Branch Manager stated, “We’re very excited to have Steve join our London Team. His biggest strengths lay in commercial and large loss projects. Steve will also be invaluable in assisting our staff with water, fire, biohazard, and technical service related matters.”

Steve Vafiades’ industry certifications include Water, Fire, Mould, Asbestos Awareness, Asbestos Worker, Supervisor, Commercial Drying, Advanced Structural Drying, Odour Control, Infection Control in Construction, & Trauma Clean Up.

About On Side Restoration Services

On Side Restoration is one of Canada’s leading, privately-owned restoration companies. Since 1979 On Side has been restoring damaged homes and businesses 24 hours a day, 365 days a year. Proprietary internal systems include eClaim, a transparent web-based file management software program, and On Side LiVE, their 24 hour, customizable emergency call centre. Today with its head office located in Vancouver, BC, the Company currently operates 24 branches coast to coast from Victoria, BC to St. John’s, Newfoundland. On Side has over 300 emergency response vehicles, 750 experienced and certified staff members, and 7,000+ pieces of specialty equipment. Further information about the Company can be found at www.onside.ca

Sonia Manson
On Side Restoration Services Ltd., Communications Manager
(905) 474-3710 x5112
smanson@onside.ca

Derek VanGeffen
On Side Restoration Services Ltd., London Branch Manager
(519) 652-1152 x5218
dvangeffen@onside.ca