Our Team

DOUG Guderian | P.Eng., President

Doug is the president, CEO and sole owner of Elevator One Inc. Elevator One Inc. is engaged in elevator maintenance, service and new construction in a geographic area including Simcoe County and northwards in Ontario, Canada. Elevator One Inc. is a regional elevator service company, which prides itself in providing excellent service and value to its customers.

Doug is a professional engineer and a licensed elevator mechanic. Doug has been involved in all aspects of the elevator industry for over 30 years. Doug has also served on the Elevating Devices Advisory Council to help guide the legislative environment in Ontario through TSSA (Technical Standards and Safety Authority).

WHERE I SPEND MY TIME
  • FIELD SUPPORT 35%
  • ENGINEERING 25%
  • MANAGEMENT 40%

Roland Huber | EDM-A, Vice President

Roland Huber graduated from the Electronics Engineering Technology program Mohawk College of Applied Arts and Technology in 1985. In 1990 Roland started in the elevator trade as an apprentice. After the completion of his apprenticeship and becoming a Class A Elevating Devices Mechanic, Roland spent some time working on construction and service projects.

It was not long before Roland focused his field work primarily on the maintenance aspect of the trade. After several years of doing maintenance Roland took the opportunity to move to the Barrie area and manage what has evolved into Elevator One. Roland has been responsible for performing preventative maintenance, installing new elevators and modernizing existing ones. Most recently he is focused mostly on the day to day management of the mechanics, selling maintenance contracts and assisting in the sales of new construction, modernization and repair sales.

WHERE I SPEND MY TIME
  • FIELD SUPPORT 35%
  • ENGINEERING 45%
  • MANAGEMENT 20%

Rolly Mechler | B.A. , Sales & Marketing Manager

Rolly Mechler is the Sales & Marketing Manager for Elevator One. Rolly entered the elevator trade in 2001. In a previous company, he served both in an operational role as VP Operations and in a sales role as VP Sales & Marketing. Rolly’s diverse elevator background in both the operational and sales field allows him to bring considerable value to our end customers. Rolly is truly concerned about bringing the greatest value to the end customer.

WHERE I SPEND MY TIME
  • SALES & MKTG 75%
  • ACCOUNT SUPPORT 15%
  • MANAGEMENT 10%

Linda Witzke | Office Manager & Privacy

Linda Witzke graduated from Centennial College with a diploma in Accounting and Financial Management. Linda has worked in the industry since 1998. She has held various Administrative positions in that time and relocated to the Barrie area in 2003 to join Elevator One as their Office Manager. Linda enjoys the intricacies of this industry and looks forward to the unique challenges it offers.

WHERE I SPEND MY TIME
  • AR & AP 60%
  • HEALTH & SAFETY 30%
  • MANAGEMENT 10%