Allan is originally from Donkin, Nova Scotia. He moved to Calgary in 1986 and started as a telemarkter for a carpet cleaning company. With hard work and dedication he quickly moved up the ladder in the restoration industry. In the past 32 years Allan has seen a wide variety of claims from multi-story water losses, extensive fire and smoke related claims, trauma and crime scenes to minor losses of all kinds. Allan has obtained the status of Master Water restorer, Master Fire & Smoke restorer and Master Textile. Along with his restoration education, Allan also participates in martial arts where he has achieved a second degree black belt. The art of discipline, respect, and excellence taught within martial arts has transferred to his business where Allan teaches these same principles to his staff. With many years in the industry and focused education in disaster restoration it has helped to shape Rapid Response into an industry leader. Allan has dedicated his career to being the best in the industry with the quickest response times for emergency response all while maintaining a high quality of services and workmanship.