Meet Our Team

Paul Michelin

Founder & CEO

As Founder & CEO of The Maxion Group, Paul partners with clients to turn development plans into profitable business operations.

Paul began his career in the construction industry more than 25 years ago working summers as a student on construction sites.  A second generation construction manager, Paul has been involved in the full spectrum of field and organizational operations from “hands-on” labour to business development and strategic planning.  He possesses a deep understanding of all aspects of costing, estimating, value engineering, implementation and delivery of real estate developments.

Paul established Maxion in 1997 to address the need to guide clients, stakeholders and partners, through a complex process of real estate development, which translates into the development of profitable growth.

FINANCE

 

 

Peter J. Murphy

Director of Business Development & Corporate Financing

Peter is responsible for raising the capital requirements as well as continuing to develop the projects and business interests both nationally and internationally within the various Maxion Group business segments.

Peter brings over 30 years of experience as a successful developer, owner and manager and has used past business experience with futuristic planning and business development to become an expert in his field.

Prior to joining Maxion, Peter served as CEO of a Major Resort Development, and was awarded Developer for the year 2006 for a major US hotel chain.  As a Partner in Northrop Development Inc., whose partnership completed an awarding winning downtown condominium project and set the stage for another major mid town project now underway in the Toronto market.

Peter holds a Bachelors in Economics from the University of Western Ontario, Masters Degree in Business – Finance and Marketing from University of Toronto.

 

Adam Patterson

Director, Finance & Investments

Adam is responsible for the financial structuring on Maxion projects and utilization of our internal and investors capital.

With over 20 years experience in financial structuring, Adam spent the majority of his career working with international and cross border financial structures between Canada and the United States, the UK as well as the Middle East.  Adam brings a depth of experience in financial structuring and management, energy efficiency and renewable energy.

Prior to joining Maxion in 2015, Adam worked in commercial and business development banking with RBC, one of the largest banks in Canada followed by a decade in the trading and investment management world working with international pensions and tax exempt institutions.  Adam has been involved in the development, placement and structuring of new build and existing renewable energy projects in Canada, the United States and Israel.

Adam holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Finance from the University of Guelph and various financial trading licenses.

ACCOUNTING / ADMINISTRATIVE

 

 

Richard Lardner

Partner at Lardner Nixon LLP

Rychard is a partner at Lardner Nixon LLP and is responsible for for key client accounts  and consulting on complex tax and financial planning related issues, including: due diligence, business & estate planning, audits, research and development grants, business proposals, business start-ups and acquisitions, business valuations and compliance.

Rychard is a Licensed Public Accountant and graduated from the Richard Ivey School of Business at the University of Western Ontario in 1978 with an HBA.  Rychard is also a Certified Financial Planner (CFP) since 1999.  He has over 35 years experience and worked for large a multi-national accounting firm, a large stock brokerage firm and one of Canada’a largest pharmaceutical firms before founding Lardner Nixon LLP in 1997.

 

Sharon McLellan

Controller

Sharon McLellan, Controller of The Maxion Group, is responsible for all financial records, including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll and taxes as well as government reporting.

With 39 years of proven experience in the financial industry, Sharon uses her well-rounded knowledge of banking, accounting and financial management, to oversee the financial operations of the corporation.

Prior to joining Maxion in 1997, Sharon held various accounting positions and was responsible for staff training; all of which lead to upper management positions at Barrie Community Credit Union (Assistant General Manager), Municipal Savings and Loan Corporation and Co-op Centre Credit Union (Branch Manager).  Sharon garnered experience in tax preparation and bookkeeping with Powell Jones & Co. Chartered Accountants.

Sharon holds a Business Administration – Accounting degree from Georgian College of Applied Arts and Technology.

OPERATIONS MANAGEMENT

 

 

Bruno Antidormi

Director of Operations

Bruno Antidormi, is responsible for providing upper level management and expertise in all matters related to construction.

Bruno is a much sought after senior executive, who has proven experience in all methods of project delivery.  Bruno will be instrumental in leading a team of results-oriented, construction professionals in an efficient manner.

During his 34 year career at EllisDon, Bruno achieved the position of Executive Vice President, responsible for overseeing all projects in the Greater Toronto Area, while encompassing over a billion dollars in construction value. His experience in Design Build, Construction Management and Lump Sum projects.

Bruno holds a Bachelor of Applied Science degree from the University of Toronto and is a Gold Seal Certified Senior Practitioner.  He is also a licensed Professional Engineer in Geotechnical Engineering.

Emilio Pompilio

Vice President & General Manager

Emilio Pompilio is responsible for all aspects of the project – from inception to completion.

With over 31 of years experience in land development, construction management as well as hi-rise residential, commercial, industrial and institutional construction projects.  Emilio uses his expertise, management and organization skills to deliver customer-centric results while strictly adhering to clients’ budgets, timelines and quality standards.  Emilio takes a collaborative approach when working with Owners, Authorities, Design Consultants, Trade Contractors and other Legal and Insurance specialists. Throughout his career he has worked on many high-profile, multi-million dollar construction projects, including Toronto SkyDome (now Rogers Centre).

During his 17 years at Maxion Emilio has been responsible for overseeing Business Development, Estimating and Project Management.

Emilio holds a Bachelor of Technology, Architectural Science from Ryerson University.

PROJECT CONSTRUCTION & MANAGEMENT

 

 

Walter Bedenikovich

Vice President Construction Operations

Walter is responsible for the day-to-day operations of all construction, project management and project administration activities.

With over 20 years of experience in the industry, including General Contracting, Design-Build and Consulting Engineering, Walter is highly experienced in varying approaches to commercial, industrial, civil and institutional projects. This includes conceptual budgeting and planning in a Design-Build environment, and the management of the operations of complex construction projects.

Walter has held Project Management, Estimator and Construction Engineering roles. Walter has applied his expertise to many projects throughout his career, including: Conestoga Long Term Critical Care facility and Police Headquarters in Oakville and Burlington.

Walter has a Engineering degree from McMaster University in addition to a Civil Engineering Technologist degree from George Brown College.  Walter is also certified in LEED construction and is a Gold Seal Certified Project Manager.

 

Justin Michelin

Project Co-ordinator

Justin, Project Co-ordinator for The Maxion Group, is responsible for providing administrative assistance and carrying out the duties required for the day-to-day operations of Maxion’s construction projects, under the direction and supervision of the Project Manager and Executive Team.

Justin joined Maxion in 2007, gaining valuable field experience and moved into the office environment after successfully comleting his College Diploma.  Justin was involved in the development and deployment of Maxion’s various safety policies and procedures.  He was also instrumental in the procurement and implementation of the specialized Project Management software utilized by The Maxion Group and possesses the computer skills required in today’s business environment.

In 2013, Justin graduated from Fanshawe College in the Construction Engineering Technology (Management) program.

Lisa Brindle

Project / Development Co-ordinator

Lisa, Project/Development Co‐ordinator for The Maxion Group, is responsible for providing administrative assistance to the Executive Team and carrying out various duties related to Maxion’s development and construction projects.

Since joining Maxion in 2010, Lisa has become competent in the administration of construction projects. Lisa has been responsible for the procurement of professional consultant services required for development projects.  She has played a supporting role in obtaining approvals from the authorities having jurisdiction for all matters relating to rezoning, site plan control agreements and building permits.  Lisa holds Training Certifications for fall arrest, WHIMIS and was instrumental in the development and deployment of Maxion’s various safety policies and procedures. She is competent in all software programs utilized within Maxion and is responsible for all IT related matters.

Lisa brings 15 years of relevant experience to Maxion and holds diplomas in Architectural Technology, Mechanical Engineering Technology and a certificate in Office Administration.

HEALTH CARE / PROPERTY MANAGEMENT / MARKETING

The Maxion Group teaming together with care professionals to provide the best possible services.   Property Management and Marketing will be delivered by The Maxion Team.