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, strength training at the gym, mountain biking with his mountain biking group, chasing chickens around his urban backyard, 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. Kyle and Jess are welcoming their second baby in November.
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. Jeremy is welcoming baby #2 in December.
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.
5th Year Electrical Apprentice
From homes to hospitals and barns to building automation; Colton has focused on developing a well-rounded electrical background to allow him to take on whatever project comes his way. Coming from a family of tradespersons and small business owners; He takes pride in his work and won’t settle for anything less than perfect. Colton believes that in this field you can never stop learning and that taking on new challenges it only makes you a better electrician.
In his time off, Colton loves fine-tuning his cooking skills, taking time to enjoy the scenery on his bike, exploring what’s new in Guelph with his fiancée Morgyn, going camping with friends, and using his carpentry experience to craft something for home.
1st Year Electrical Apprentice
Ahmed is a dedicated first-year electrical apprentice driven by a passion for solving problems and making a positive impact. Inspired by observing electricians at work, he chose to pursue a career in the electrical trade. Safety is his top priority, and he strives to exceed customer expectations while ensuring a secure work environment.
In his free time, he enjoys playing sports, particularly soccer, and maintaining a healthy lifestyle through regular workouts.
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 (and children arrived) 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.
Danielle is the true captain of the Blais Electric ship. Her 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.
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.