Our Leadership Team - Canada

Marc De Piero - Vice President: Engineering

Marc De Piero - Vice President: Engineering

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Marc De Piero - Vice President: Engineering

As the principal and co-founder of Danmare, Marc brings a detailed understanding of engineering and business practices. He also serves as Vice President: Engineering, helping to solve some of the most complex challenges facing companies in the food and beverage industry. Marc’s educational background includes a degree in Chemical Engineering from the University of Waterloo, where he also found time to indulge his passion for soccer. Today, Marc is an active member of his community and serves as a youth soccer coach in his spare time.

Daniel De Vellis - Vice President: Program Management

Daniel De Vellis - Vice President: Program Management

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Daniel De Vellis - Vice President: Program Management

Since co-founding Danmare with Marc in 2004, Dan has played a prominent role in the company’s growth by serving as Vice President: Program Management. Dan leverages his Engineering degree from the University of Waterloo and his years of practical experience to guide day-to-day operations, often liaising with the client to ensure that all project objectives are met. In his free time he enjoys playing soccer and watching motor sports racing.

Barry Harkin - President

Barry Harkin - President

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Barry Harkin - President

Barry has over 20 years of Business and Operations management experience in Manufacturing, Industrial Automation, and Renewable Energy. Joining Danmare as President in 2015, Barry is responsible for the strategic direction of the company and overseeing the day to day business operations at Danmare. Barry holds a Bachelor’s of Applied Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Toronto and holds a Professional Engineering License in the province of Ontario. Barry has also recently completed the Executive MBA Program at the Rotman School of Management at the University of Toronto.

Adrian De Vellis - Senior Project Manager

Adrian De Vellis - Senior Project Manager

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Adrian De Vellis - Senior Project Manager

Adrian started with Danmare in 2008 after earning his Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering from McMaster University. Since then he has received his designation as a Professional Engineer and certification in OSHA, subsequently taking on the role of Occupational Health and Safety Officer at Danmare. In his role as mechanical engineer and project manager, Adrian develops bid documents for tendering process and is active in start-up troubleshooting and commissioning support. In his spare time Adrian pursues a variety of personal interests, including weight training, music and real estate.

Terry Costello - Senior Electrical Engineer

Terry Costello - Senior Electrical Engineer

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Terry Costello - Senior Electrical Engineer

After completing a degree in Electrical Engineering at McMaster University, Terry quickly attained status as a Professional Engineer and put his knowledge to work. He joined Danmare in 2010, bringing a wealth of practical experience that has strengthened the company’s capabilities. Today, Terry’s role includes electrical engineering, project management, power distribution, controls system design, process narrative development for controls software programming and start-up troubleshooting and commissioning support. Away from work, he stays busy with motocross and motorcycle touring, as well as music and electronics.