Our experts

Experience and a passion for doing everything with precision and care drive the leadership team. We are all seasoned professionals who know what it takes to motivate people and inspire attention to detail. You can be confident that your facility is in the best hands.


Harj began working in the family business at a young age, in 2013, he stepped into the role of Chief Executive Officer. His vision and sound management helped build Alpine into the modern, national organization it is today. In life, Harj finds his inspiration from self-starters and people that came from humble beginnings. In a fast-paced and ever-changing industry, Harj brings deep-rooted integrity, a steady calmness, and inspiring leadership to Alpine.

Harj Johal

Chief Executive Officer


Steve has worked in the custodial industry for over 35 years, 20 of which he spent growing and running his own very successful janitorial company. Steve fondly remembers being drawn to Alpine for its genuine corporate culture and says that he “immediately felt at home” here. Steve enjoys each and every day in his duties as Senior Vice President which include mentoring and grooming a highly promising team of executives to build a strong future for Alpine.

Steve Normann

Senior Vice President

Rick Thompson

Rick spent 25 years in the grocery retail sector honing his skills before joining Alpine in 2010. He previously held leadership positions at one of Canada's largest grocery retailers and now is responsible for overseeing Alpine's grocery retail operations nationally. He is an expert at floor care, drives operational excellence and spearheads new innovative technologies at Alpine.

Rick Thompson

Executive Vice President


Nick has an extensive 42 years of experience in the janitorial industry with a focus in operations, business development and client retention. Nick fondly shares that he accidentally fell into the business world when he was on route to be an architect, though he completed his degree in architecture he continued to pursue his career in business and never looked back. Nick came to Alpine to be a part of the “special thing” he sensed about Alpine and is excited to be apart of growing the company to an elite janitorial service provider in Canada.

Nick Paulozza

Vice President – Eastern Canada


Craig found his niche in sales in his early twenties and his footing in the janitorial industry quickly after. Mastering the supply side of the industry, Craig came to Alpine for a new challenge and to experience the service side of the industry. Over the last 11 years Craig has been happy to be a part of the team and watch Alpine grow from a small business to a nationwide leader within the janitorial industry.

Craig Brown

VP Strategic Support