Albert van Ee
– Owner Stonebridge Contemporary Originals
Deren is great to work with
– Helping Entrepreneurs and Small Sales Teams Improve Their Sales Results
Deren is a detailed oriented, innovative and careful perfectionist – his ideas, skills, creativity and understanding of green building and redesigning of living space make him a invaluable resource. He has an extensive knowledge, and his open-minded approach could not be overestimated. He denotes a strong experience in areas such as project management and energy usage modeling would be a real asset to any home project.
Jeffrey J Kroeker
– Barrister-at-Law & Solicitor (Lawyer / Attorney), Commissioner of Oaths and Affidavits
Always being impressed with results is hard thing anyone to say, especially me… except Deren, who I have always found is reliable, honest and somone whose word you can count on and who will give you the straight goods.
– Cemetery Manager at City of Kelowna
Deren is a personable and conscientious professional. He consistently achieves and continues to strive for excellence. I would not hesitate to recommend him to anyone.
– Real Estate Professional at Coldwell Banker Horizon Realty
I met Deren for the first time at a Cascadia event in Kelowna and was immediately impressed with his passion for sustainability. His ideas are creative and after speaking with Deren, you can’t help believing that anything he sets his mind to… he’ll accomplish.
– Founder & President at Catalyst Land Development
Deren has always had great energy in his role at Encircle, and at Cascadia. Taking the torch and running with it with CaGBC has been great and Deren will surely succeed!
– Owner, Okanagan Living Roofs and Walls
Deren is my general contractor of choice when I need construction services related to my green roofs and walls. His knowledge of his craft and attention to detail are first class.
Don Campbell CEC
– Self Leadership Coach
In my coaching and training with Deren I’ve known him to be a person of integrity, honor and trust. A great listener and strategic thinker Deren thinks through his actions anticipating consequences on both sides. In all cases Deren is looking for the win/win whether it be in business or in friendships.