The Team

Chris Hannah: CEO and  Director of Business Development

Chris joined BluTree as the CEO and Director of a Business Development in November of 2019. Providing inspired leadership company wide and developing the organizations culture and overall vision has been an integral part of our goals and vision heading into 2020.

Also acting as the Director of Business Development, part of Chris’ role is to act as the primary spokesperson for the company in order to build alliances and partnerships with organizations within our industry.

With over 20 years experience in the Mechanical and HVAC industry. Chris will be looking to expand on a well established foundation of BluTrees’s clients. Incorporating new and high quality business strategy plans will ensure alignment with our short and long term goals and objectives in order to maintain BluTree’s client customer care model.

(236) 997.0967  channah@blutree.ca

Ralph Kinnis: Founder & Design

Ralph is the brains behind the systems.  He has over forty years in the environmental business everything from greenhouses to terrariums to domed communities to medical grow ops.  Ralph is a problem solver and quickly analyzes and solves the environmental challenges.

(604) 861.7842  rkinnis@blutree.ca

Bert Kinnis: Chief Technical Officer

Bert is the computer genius that takes Ralph’s design and integrates them with proprietary software programing to provide the desired mechanical controls solution.  He has over 20 years of IT experience in programming, design, implementation and problem solving.

(604) 830.9821  bkinnis@blutree.ca

Richard Haywood: Director of Operations

Richard is managing the field operations of BluTree and assisting in sales.

Richard has extensive experience in construction, implementation, design, operations and customization of all types of climate systems. He is a Project Manager, Certified Energy Advisor,  ‘Green Building’ certification, certified professional builder and renovator and Electronics/software professional.

(778) 266.0412  rhaywood@blutree.ca

Jim Goertz, CPA (CGA) Manager of Finance and Production

Jim runs the office, finance and overall production of the systems.

(604) 768.7617  jgoertz@blutree.ca