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Executive Team

Peter Dawley

President and Owner

As well as being a Journeyman tradesman, Peter has extensive supervisory, training and management experience over the last 40 years in the pulp and paper industry. He provides a hands-on expertise that ensures conceptual solutions are implemented effectively. Peter is dedicated to getting the job done right the first time applying a reliability-centered maintenance philosophy that results in production increases. His ability to lead, motivate and achieve results is a key component to our success and ensures this philosophy is practiced among the management teams.
pdawley@cobalt-group.ca


Arnie Federink

Operations Manager

Arnie brings 30 years of production, maintenance and project management to the group. He has held mill general manager / regional managerial roles with various companies in the solid wood industries internationally from Western Canada to New Zealand.
afederink@cobalt-group.ca


Greg Tretick CPA (CA)

Chief Financial Officer

Greg has been involved in the accounting industry for over 25 years. He articled at KPMG where he gained valuable experience in multiple facets of the industry. He brings a solutions-based approach to his work, focusing on the user needs and the drivers that factor into the issues. He is continuously evaluating and improving on best practices around internal processes and reporting.
gtretick@cobalt-group.ca


Mavis Christie PCP

Human Resources / Payroll Manager

Mavis brings over 30 years experience in business administration. As part of the senior management staff, she works directly with our operations team, supervisors, employees, and oversees the recruitment and scheduling of employees.  Mavis is also responsible for keeping the organization compliant with over 200 regulatory requirements throughout the annual payroll cycle, effectively communicates payroll information to all stakeholders and understands the accounting function as it relates to payroll. She holds a Payroll Compliance Practitioner Certification.
mchristie@cobalt-group.ca


 

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