Leadership

What Drives Us.

We are driven to do what’s right by our customers.

Diane Shirchenko
Managing Partner

Founding DiCAN more than 20 years ago, in partnership with her husband Mike and late brother John, Diane is consistently focused on the future while directly involved in the day-to-day business.  Diane’s operational style is a pleasant mix of grace and integrity.  She is driven to deliver solutions in all circumstances, keeping the needs of her customers and team first.

Michael Shirchenko
Partner, Product Engineering & Design

Drawing from his vast experience in the automotive manufacturing industry, Mike passionately lives by a Vison Zero mantra; focused on delivering innovating solutions to eliminate traffic collisions while increasing road safety.  A recognized leader in the commercial fleet industry, Mike is filled with integrity earning his reputation by relentlessly pursuing solutions to customer’s future problems.

Lucy Woodward
Director of Sales
A consummate professional, Lucy easily demonstrates her business acumen having an affinity for technology and developing relationships.  Responsible for planning and overseeing sales initiatives and new business projects, she is a hands-on leader who effectively keeps projects moving forward and information channels open.
Lisa Aceti
Director of Marketing and Communications

Lisa is a highly skilled marketer, responsible for all brand and corporate communication, content creation and media production.  Her talent and aptitude for simplifying the complex is a most valuable asset when supporting the customer and sales process.  But it is her creative energy and lively personality that makes her fun to work with.

Rob Robbins
Senior Technical Development

Rob sets the technical direction for our DiCAN product development; he creates and executes a strategic plan; identifies the exact resources necessary to put the plan into action; and oversees the entire product process from start to finish.

John Falcon
Technical Sales Manager (Northern and Western Ontario)
A 30+ year sales professional, John excels at bringing forward proven solutions while diligently delivering on his commitments.  His depth and range of experience has produced a highly-focused salesman, set on delivering timely solutions that fit customers’ needs.
Dan Taylor
Technical Sales Manager (Greater Toronto Area)
Over the past 30 years, Dan has enjoyed a dynamic career in sales, project management
and business development.  With his vast knowledge and industry experience from marine, to industrial crane and high tech control systems—Dan is able to meet and find resolutions for all of his customer needs and problems.
Steve Boss
Lead Mechanic, Sr. Technician
As senior technical advisor and lead installer, Steve plays an instrumental role in the leadership and supervision of DiCAN's field service and installation team.  In the field or in the office, Steve is a seasoned problem solver always keeping a practical and functional eye on delivering the most complete solutions for our customers.
Kendra Abraham
Onboarding and Customer Support Manager
As a first point of contact for many, Kendra enthusiastically creates positive customer experiences.  She's a great listener and quick learner; expertly handling a variety of customer needs.  She manages a vast knowledge base, effortlessly jockeying to provide customers and field support with operational solutions to highly technical problems.
Lisa Van Tol
Customer Service and Scheduling Coordinator
A highly qualified business administrator, Lisa is an expert planner. She skillfully quarterbacks the processing of product orders and scheduling of customer installation services. Often coordinating directly with customers, Lisa manages the after-sales process from purchase order to order fulfillment, and technical installations.
Mikel Sherbino
Sales and Marketing Coordinator

With a vast administration and software background - Mikel is always up to a challenge and providing solutions to problems. She oversees our CRM database and assists with training and automation of our sales processes. She also plans and executes our tradeshows, golf tournaments and company events.

Jayne Tulloch
Office Administrator
As the Office Administrator at DiCAN, Jayne ensures that day-to-day operations go smoothly and she supports all departments across DiCAN. With multiple years providing administrative support and being a department head, Jayne is always up to a challenge and completes it with excellence.