Meet the Tielemans Team

Tielemans couldn't have survived for so long without its incredible team of installers. Good quality products deserve proper attention which is what happens with all our installations.

Derek Tielemans - Installation Technician

Derek Tielemans
Co-owner/Installation technician

Derek Tielemans is our primary carpet installer. Don't let his easy going persona fool you, he is a skilled craftsman who knows his trade from underpad to understanding customers. Derek will be sure that the clients choice is based on form and function, not just aesthetics.

Danny Tielemans - Installation Technician

Danny Tielemans
Co-owner/Installation technician

Danny Tielemans's specialty is in the installation of hard-surface flooring: wood, laminate and vinyl. His painstaking attention to detail is evident in the end result. Such meticulous workmanship is the reason why clients recommend him so often to their friends and families.

Kyle Tielemans - Installation Technician

Kyle Tielemans
Installation technician

In 2007, Kyle Tielemans joined the family business alongside his father and uncle on the installation team. Working primarily in hard-surface installation, he continues to hone his skills every day as he works alongside the best teachers.

With so many choices available to homeowners, it can be a daunting task to make decisions. Our showroom staff helps to make it an easier job by listening and then showing clients the products that are the most suitable for the situation.

Jenny McConnell - Store Manager

Jenny McConnell
Showroom Manager

Jenny started her career in 1992 as a student doing her co-op placement. With her considerable interests and abilities in the design world, she is able to help present clients with all of their flooring options. Jenny is well versed in all things flooring from the preparation to the finished product. Her decades of hands on experience and knowledge go a long way to advise clients in their decorating projects.

Wendy Hodgkins - Sales Associate

Wendy Hodgkins
Sales Associate

Wendy joined our team in 2012. A graduate of Niagara College, she started her career in an interior design studio then moved on to work in residential lighting. Along the way, she joined the Faculty of Continuing Education at Mohawk College where she was an instructor for 34 years. By now a familiar face at Tielemans, Wendy puts her education and experience to good practice in assisting clients with their choices for blinds, countertops, and all types of flooring.

Claire O'Sullivan - Sales Associate

Claire O'Sullivan
Sales Associate

As of 2016, Claire is the newest addition to our showroom staff. A Sheridan College graduate, she comes to us after several years of working in kitchen and bathroom design. With many in-home consultations behind her, she is no stranger to customer service. Her friendliness, her sense of humour, and her delightful Irish lilt all contribute to the feelings of ease and comfort had by the customers who shop at Tielemans.