Mike Melle is the President and one of the founders of Logican Technologies which has its roots in LSI Logic Corporation. As President Mike is the driving force to create a leading edge, cost competitive and high quality manufacturing service. He graduated from Ryerson Polytechnical Institute with a diploma in Aerospace Engineering and advanced computer science. Mike began his work in the industry with Exceltronix in 1982 and moved out west in 1988 to join LSI Logic. Mike envisions that Logican will continue to meet and exceed our customer’s expectations for quality, flexibility and cost. Mike has a personal passion for learning and growth; he wants our employees to have many opportunities for educational advancement.
“Be honest and fair, while those with questionable ethics may sometimes appear to have more to boast about, it’s better to get a good nights sleep.”
Planning and Customer Service Manager
Sheldon Bekolay is the Planning and Customer Service Manager at Logican Technologies. Sheldon began work in this facility back in 1990 when it was a Nano Technology company called LSI Logic. He worked on the Silicon Wafer Fabrication Test floor as well as an SMD Operator. When LSI Logic was sold to the LogiCan group in 1994 he continued his work as an SMD Operator. Sheldon climbed the ranks filling the positions of SMD Manager, Team Leader, General Production Manager, and Quality Manager.
Business Development Manager
Patrick Lee is the Business Development Manager at Logican Technologies. He originally began work at the company in 1992 as a shipper receiver and progressed to SMD Team Leader before leaving in 1996 to further his education. He earned his diploma in Mechanical Engineering at The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology. Pat returned to Logican in March of 2014 after working in project management and sales in the oil and gas industry.
“It is good to be back at the place that started my engineering mind churning”
John Dyble is our Materials Manager here at Logican. John started with us in 1997 as a Senior Buyer and progressed from there. In his current position as Materials Manager he is responsible for our sourcing, purchasing, shipping, and receiving teams. He believes that organization and team work are keys to success and changes for the better.
“Since coming from a different industry I have gained a considerable amount of knowledge about contract manufacturing and the electronics trade.”
Darren Krawchuk started with our company as a “Wave” Machine Operator in 1997. Since then he has climbed the ranks to his current position. As Engineering Manager, Darren manages special projects, explores new technology, maintains our processes, and develops new company engineering procedures. Darren graduated from The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology with a diploma in Bio-Medical Electronics Engineering Technologies. Darren strives to exceed the quality standards, efficiency, innovations and customer service within Logican. He also believes that one should always take great pride in their work.
Edmonton, Operations Manager
Renato Lumague began work at Logican in 2000 and is our Edmonton, Operations Manager. He went to The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology for Business Management. Renato believes that there is nothing more important than family and feels that his colleagues are included within that family.
“Do unto others as you would have them do to you.”
Naveed Ahmed started with us in 2000 in the Accounts Payable department. Naveed is now the Financial Controller for the company and is responsible for all financial operations. Naveed has his Bachelors of Commerce and now he is working towards his Certified Management Accountant designation. He would like to see the company grow to be more effective and efficient, and believes that creativity and passion can lead to great success in all branches of life.
“Love pursuing a career that makes you happy. To do great work is to love what you do.”