A third-generation Blais Electrician, Patrick cares about people. His experience spans electrical challenges presented by homes and buildings built in the late 1800s all the way to new construction. Patrick and his wife started the business in 2013. Whether you need a custom installation for an unusual device or have a project to be done in stages, Patrick will make it work and recommend the most cost-effective solution.
When he's not on the tools or developing the business, you'll find Patrick speaking french to his two young children, paddling with his wife and dog, mountain biking with his mountain biking group, chasing chickens around his urban back yard, or spending quality time at home hosting friends for backyard cob oven pizza parties.
Manager & Estimator Journeyman
With an unwavering commitment to safety and professionalism, Kyle is an integral part of the Blais Electric team. After graduating from Laurier University, he shifted gears, continuing his education in the trades. Now, with more than ten years of experience as an electrician, Kyle's role in the company has evolved to sales & estimations. He is passionate about the work he is doing in his hometown of Guelph, Ontario.
Kyle loves backcountry camping, getting out into the wilderness as often as possible. He also loves to spend time with friends and family - regularly entertaining and hosting with his wife, Jess, his daughter Ada and their dog Murphy.
Jeremy is Blais Electric's first employee and where Jeremy started his electrician adventure. Trustworthy and hardworking, Jeremy is a big lovable guy with a huge heart. Reliable and charming with an approachable sense of humour, he likes to keep his workspace tidy, thrives in problem-solving and respects electricity by making safety a top priority for his clients.
When he's not wiring homes, Jeremy can be found playing with his young son, fine-tuning his grilling skills behind the barbecue, mountain biking, hitting up the driving range with friends, camping and kayaking, and going to the cottage with his wife and extended family.
Tom is a dependable and hardworking individual. No matter the size of the job - big or small - he always gives 100% to his work. Tom's main area of interest in the electrical world is green technology, but he also enjoys the challenge of everyday electrical projects.
In his spare time, Tom can be found spending quality time with his wife and two young kids. He likes rock music and helps his friends as a sound technician for their band.
John prides himself on being confident, hardworking, and committed to the work he does. He aims for 100% customer satisfaction in each and every project he takes on, embracing new experiences as a way to continue to learn and grow his expanding skill-set.
Outside of work, John enjoys going for walks with his two dogs, watching sports, and bowling. He loves spending his free time connecting with family and friends. John is welcoming his first child in early 2023.
Danielle's passion is people. She loves to connect with and get to know our clients. Helping each person to navigate the administration details of their electrical projects is very important to her. Her goal is to make the client experience as seamless and as pleasant as possible from start to finish.
When Danielle is not busy working, she can be found cheering her daughters on at the softball field in the summer and at the hockey arena in the winter. While supporting her girls in their sports does keep her busy, she also loves hosting family and friends for gatherings, gardening and sitting down with a good book.
Culture and People
Ami is Patrick's wife and a key component to the inner workings of the Blais Electric company. When Blais Electric first began in 2013, Patrick would perform the electrical work and Ami would perform all the administrator's duties (all from the kitchen table).
Ami's role in the company has evolved as the business has expanded into solving problems, asking tough questions, noticing inefficiencies, and holding the team accountable to the company's purpose of "being a leader of positive changes in the trades".
When not working, Ami can be found chasing her and Patrick's wild and free children out of trees, mountain biking, entertaining friends in their backyard, running half marathons, gathering community, camping and both flat and white water canoeing.
3rd year Apprentice
Noah is a driven and reliable electrical apprentice, whose top priority is exceeding customers' expectations, and doing so in a safe manner. Noah's interest in the electrical field started in his desire to solve problems, and making a tangible difference for customers and the community. Noah believes that the journey of mastering a challenging skill, such as the electrical trade, and then seeing his efforts have the effect of bringing value to the lives of others, is one of the most meaningful paths that one can take.
Outside of work, Noah is passionate about reading, music, volunteering, spending quality time with friends and family, and watching Chelsea Football Club matches.
Blais Electric values our employees and the contribution they make to the overall well-being of the business as well as to the lives of our customers.
We have a deep commitment to ensuring our employees come #1 which includes valuing a strong work-life balance. This is why you won't see many Blais Electric employees working on the weekends or too late into the evening.
Having dinner with our families and spending time doing what we love outside of work is what, we believe, leads to employee's overall health and well-being.
Choose Blais Electric Because We Are:
Accomplished Experienced Professionals
We follow established safety guidelines and aspire to high levels of performance. Count on us to do the job right.
Reputable, Licensed, Registered & Insured
Our electrical contractor services are backed by proper insurance and legal credentials.
Detail Oriented with High Standards of Service
The small details make the difference when completing a job exceptionally. We conduct ourselves with accountability.
Inclusive and Value a Strong Community
We respect all people and work towards building a thriving local and global community in both our business and personal lives.