MANAGEMENT TEAM BIOS
Kevin Roy – Client Relations & Business Development Manager (Central BC)
Kevin joined Ryan Vending in 2011 after Ryan acquired his company, which Kevin had started in 1996. His vocational experience is varied with the last 18 years, focused on vending and office coffee service. Kevin provides client support and business development in the lower Mainland, north through the Caribou and into Northern B.C.
Kevin is an Olds College graduate with a Diploma in Agricultural Engineering Technology. Kevin continues to develop his technical skills and supports the service team when called upon.
Shane Green – Regional Operations Manager (Interior and Northern BC)
Shane has been a key member of the team since 2018. He brings a wealth of management experience with a demonstrated history of working in the marine, mining & hospitality industry. Skilled in Negotiation, Logistics, Marketing, Operations Management, Industrial Design and Sales Management. Shane leads a team of CSR’s and Service Technicians throughout Interior BC, the Kootenays and Northern BC.
Mike Garnsey – Senior Service Technician
Mike is one of the most experienced vending technicians in this country, having honed his trade with Lewis Vending prior to joining our team at Ryan’s after our acquisition of Lewis in the late 1990′s. Mike currently works out of our Parksville branch where he is directly responsible for ensuring our machines are functioning optimally at all times and providing mentorship to CSR’s. Mike has extensive experience with electronics and is often called upon by members of our industry to assist in solving complex problems with video games and all types of vending machines.
Jen Spencer – Human Resources Manager, CPHR Candidate
Jen is the newest addition to our management team with a mission to improve the Ryan Vending employee experience, organizational strategy and performance. Jen joined us in 2020 just in time before the pandemic. She brings over 13 years of experience in leadership, hospitality management, and health and wellness. With over 15 years in the luxury hotel and spa industry. Jen is in progress of completing the CPHR designation this Winter and achieved the highest score in Canada out of 720 who wrote the exam. In the last year of her Human Resources Degree from Athabasca University and holds a Diploma in Massage Therapy. Her passion for employee engagement, training and development and occupational health and safety are already complimenting the organization.