Meet Our Team
Prior to starting Fondel, Martin held a number of senior management roles in Purchasing, Sales and Marketing and Market Development, working for companies in Canada, Europe and the USA.
Martin earned a Bachelor of Applied Science from the University of Toronto and is a licensed Professional Engineer.
After that, John moved onto Van Waters and Rogers ( now Univar ) where he spend 3 years as a Sales Rep, before being promoted to Business Development Manager for the next number of years.
John also spent some time at a few other chemical distributors including Tempo Chemicals and Charles Tennant Ltd (Prospec Chemical) where he was employed in a number of roles including Product Manager, Business Development Manager , Sales Manager and Sales Representative.
In 1999 he joined forces with Martin Webster at Rockford Metals, which would become Greendown Canada. The company is now rebranded into Fondel Chemicals Limited where John is a co-owner.
John has an extensive knowledge of World Markets, Chemical suppliers, Logistics, and hopes to assist all of the company’s customers in achieving the best economical and service based outcomes for them, allowing for creative solutions to their supply management issues and of course keeping the Customers’ needs first and foremost!
Lisa holds a Business Management degree. She is fully bilingual which is an asset when communicating and translating in French is required.