Finalist: Business of the Year (30+ Employees)
Canstar Restorations has been operating in the Vancouver lower mainland since 1985. They have a staff of over 200 employees and operate from four branches; Coquitlam Head Office, Abbotsford, Surrey, and Whistler. Canstar is a full service restorer, including contents (Esporta, Fireline), Environmental Services (trauma scenes, asbestos, mold), and of course flood and reconstruction. They have an in-house 24/7/365 call centre. Since 1985 Jay Dargatz, Canstar’s President, has been providing an incredibly valuable service to home and business owners while supporting the community by way of the Share food bank, CrossRoads Hospice, Douglas College, Tri-Cities Chamber and many other local organizations and groups which our team members are involved with in their personal lives.
Jay has provided stable employment as he has planned and controlled growth from about 20 people when he started with Canstar 17 years ago, to over 200 employees and four locations. Their culture of respect within the Team is translated into exceptional customer service in the field.
Canstar Restorations are pride to support many charitable organizations; BC Children’s Hospital Foundation, Crossroads Hospice, Empty Stocking Fund, Food banks, Ronald McDonald House, Share Family and Community Services Society, WICC BC.
Their corporate social responsibility is to be commiited to sustainability through “green” initiatives and to support strong communities and strong businesses through the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce.