Team

Marshall Anderson

What do you do at Altitude?

I'm the President at Altitude Communications; that means I have many bosses to whom I have the responsibility of making their jobs easier to do!!

What is your favourite food?

Oh I love food. I really can’t think of anything I don't enjoy. It's a cop out, I know, but you're just going to have to put me down as: yes please

The most geek-y thing about you?

You probably want me to tell you about my secret love affair with Stephen King novels. Well I'm not going to out myself on that...errrr...where is the delete key?

One thing you about Altitude.

Just one thing? Ok, today I’m going to say the sense of purpose. A purpose for me, but more importantly what I feel about the way all the fine Altitudians go about their lives both in the office, and more importantly outside of it

Random AltiStat?

We have an unusually high number of "lefties" at Altitude; over 25% of the staff uses their right brain. For comparison, the population at large is only 10% left.

Joe Gentile

What do you do at Altitude?

My role Is to work with existing and new customers and help improve their bottom line using communication systems to increase profitability or provide a competitive advantage.

What is your favourite food?

Tenderlion Steak (rare) - delicious!

The most geek-y thing about you?

It’s a tie: I like Star Trek (old and new stuff) and I lawn bowl.

One thing you about Altitude.

Each and every person that works at Altitude are good people. They care about their colleagues their work and the customers they serve.

Random AltiStat?

Joe Sikorski actually loves phone systems as much as he loves his guitars. Now that’s a tech.

Joe Sikorski

What do you do at Altitude?

Minister of Arts and Crafts / Lead Technician

What is your favourite food?

Pizza (Followed closely by more pizza)

The most geek-y thing about you?

I like to watch Game of Thrones and play guitar with my bands in my spare time.

One thing you about Altitude.

The overall atmosphere and people I work with on a day to day basis, here at Altitude Communications.

Factoid: I’ve released 15 albums in about 20+ years of playing music.

Michael McKenzie

What do you do at Altitude?

My goal is to provide maximum value to existing and potential clients. Value in customizing, implementing, and maintaining a UC Solution.

What is your favourite food?

Chicken Wings

The most geek-y thing about you?

Virtual Reality Enthusiast.

One thing you about Altitude.

Truly has a family atmosphere, very tight knit.

Random AltiInfo?

Strangest thing about me is that I was an actor in a punk rock music video for a local Calgary band. Is it on Youtube?

Inder Maan

What do you do at Altitude?

Handle service related tickets, install phone systems, provide technical support

What is your favourite food?

Mexican, Chinese, Lebanese

The most geek-y thing about you?

  • Playing April fools pranks on co-workers
  • Get lost in a fantasy series (e.g GoT, lord of rings) and then doing research online about it

One thing you about Altitude.

More of a family than a workplace

Peter McKenzie

What do you do at Altitude?

I support the operations team on a day to day basis looking after Nortel / Avaya issues, I also support the pre sales process doing system designs and quoting

What is your favourite food?

I really enjoy Thai food from Thai Sai On in Calgary

The most geek-y thing about you?

Absolute nut for Game of Thrones ever since the first books were released.

One thing you about Altitude.

Great group of people who support each other and pitch in when needed.

Deirdre Kincel

What do you do at Altitude?

I wear a few hats at Altitude: Accounts Receivable & Payable, Alticare Manager and Trainer

What is your favourite food?

My favourite food is Italian (sorry – I can’t narrow it down more than that – anything Italian!!)

The most geek-y thing about you?

The geeky-est thing about me is that I love and know most of the words to all the music from the kids TV show 'The Backyardigans’.

One thing you about Altitude.

The people I work with (ok, that’s 15 things)

Random AltiStat?

My colleague Stephanie and I have known each other for 18 years. We met at Group Telecom. This is our 4th shared telecommunications company!

Stephanie Hynes

What do you do at Altitude?

Project Manager

What is your favourite food?

Fermented grape salad.

The most geek-y thing about you?

Star Wars (Original Trilogy mostly!)

One thing you about Altitude.

Working with the best bunch of passionate nerds around.

Random AltiThing?

Don’t Fear the AltiSphere! (This is my contribution to the AltiSphere slogan)

Richard Rogers

What do you do at Altitude?

Helpdesk- tier one support/Shipping and receiving/Scheduling/ Boosting moral

What is your favourite food?

Homemade pizza from my pizza oven with a glass of Pinot Noir

The most geek-y thing about you?

I love watching old cartoons, and playing video games from the 1970’s, 80’s and 90’s

One thing you about Altitude.

How quickly my days go by!

Karamjeet Gill

What do you do at Altitude?

Working as a telecommunications technician

What is your favourite food?

Indian/Chinese

The most geek-y thing you do?

Reading books, drawing or sketching diagrams from my imagination.

One thing you about Altitude.

Things that I love about Altitude is that we all work as a team, very cooperative colleagues. A very relaxed working environment, learning new stuff everyday makes my job interesting.

AltiShout-Out!

My senior supervisor Joe is such a great personality, he always gives his 100% attention, and won’t settle until he helps resolve the issue.

Kelly Hopp

What do you do at Altitude?

A few things! I take care of the AltiCare Mantenance Program, I also work on the majority of our Marketing and Communication initiatives.

What is your favourite food?

Mexican

The most geek-y thing about you?

Dance Movies, Love. Them. So. Much!

One thing you about Altitude.

One thing!? Well everyone says the people (who are actually great!) I love what we do, we are a great company that really cares about the customer experience and bringing the best solution to each organization we work with!

Jeff Leahul

What do you do at Altitude?

Installation and post-install support of Shoretel voice systems

What is your favourite food?

Pizza, with pineapple. Yes, I went there.

The most geek-y thing about you?

I used to be very addicted to an online, text-based (no graphics), multiplayer dungeon based on the Wheel of Time book series.

One thing you about Altitude

This is just a great, fun, and passionate team to work with. And a great product!

Interesting Tid-Bit.

I used to be a gravedigger in a previous career.

Adam McInnes

What do you do at Altitude?

I do my very best to provide our clients with the best solutions for their business needs. In simpler terms, I sell excellent telecommunications solutions!

What is your favourite food?

I could eat Chinese food or pizza until I'm sick

The most geek-y thing about you?

I love the kind of sciencey stuff that hurts my brain to think about. Like relativity, causality, and quantum physics.

One thing you about Altitude.

Altitude is like a family run business with lots of brothers from other mothers, and sisters from other misters. We love to bring that family mentality to all of our clients. We treat people the way we would expect to be treated.