We are a small, friendly, talented, and highly focussed company
eproval was developed by Mountain Interactive to meet the specialized application and approval needs of a local government client.
Key Team Members
Rene is the original founder of eproval and is responsible for product strategy and management.
He is also the chief visionary of eproval, leaning on his experience in a variety of roles over the past 18 years in the web development industry. This broad experience enables Rene to have a deep understanding of all aspects of web-based development and how they relate to the company vision and goals.
Rene is an avid outdoor enthusiast with a degree in Engineering from the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada.
Karen is one of our founders and responsible for the implementation of eproval for our clients.
Karen is also our user interface designer and is responsible for the eproval visual interface. She has over 15 years of experience working collaboratively with clients on the design and implementation of their ideas and strategies.
Karen has a double major in Economics and Accounting and a Bachelor of Economics from the University of Western Australia. She worked in Investor Relations in the mining industry for 4 years before going back to School to study Digital Design and Interactive Media.
Director of Sales
Duncan is the director of business development for eproval and is helping to expand eprovals client base in Eastern North America.
With over 15 years of in sales, marketing and account management, he brings to the team an abundance of diverse experience in IT.
Duncan’s passion for lifelong learning in science and technology is equally matched by his interest in a variety of sports, including hockey and mountain biking.
Senior Software Engineer
Kevin is the senior developer and responsible for the development of the eproval suite of solutions.
He has over 10 years of IT experience, encompassing all aspects of application development through to server configuration.
Kevin received his Bachelor of Science degree from Memorial University of Newfoundland and Labrador as well as IT diploma from a private institution.
As a communicator, information manager and strategic thinker, Vanessa has spent the last 23 years juggling roles in project management, marketing, communications, policy writing, and strategic business planning. Her extensive skills and pragmatic style, coupled with her highly adaptable skillset, have earned her a reputation for getting stuff done. Vanessa led Tourism Whistler’s marketing team before moving into the role as Project Manager for Visa’s 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games program. She has also worked for several outdoor adventure companies and in many municipal management roles.
Originally from Melbourne, Australia, Vanessa has spent the last 19 years living in beautiful British Columbia – she now calls Squamish home. Away from her laptop she loves to spend time outdoors mountain biking, climbing and working on her off-the- grid property on Gambier Island. She also loves her daily yoga routine and spending her spare time honing her metalsmithing skills.