Jeff Stock, Co-Founder
Prior to co-founding 5514 KM, Jeff developed an extensive background in sales, marketing, private label branding, retail services, and national distribution. After managing the national private label business of a famous Canadian manufacturer, Jeff became the president of a Canadian industrial distribution company and doubled their sales to over $75 million in 5 years. With an intense focus on “treating customers the way they want to be treated”, his company was named one of the 50 Best Managed Private Companies in Canada. Jeff continues to put customers first, and strives to ensure that the customers of 5514 KM have access to a better range of products and services everyday.
J. Andrew McKee, Co-Founder
Prior to co-founding 5514 KM, Andrew has been a key player in the creation and growth of several successful private and public Canadian corporations. With a strong focus corporate responsibility and shareholder value creation Andrew spent seven years of his career as COO of a resource company where he helped to establish operations in eight countries internationally, and provided shareholders with a 15 fold return on their initial investment.
As a tireless entrepreneur Andrew takes active roles in growing companies in which he invests. These activities have covered a range of operations and industries including recreational products and services, environmental services, oil and gas, real estate, and manufacturing. Andrew’s most recent success, prior to 5514 KM, was the creation and development of a new environmentally friendly metal substitute for the replacement of lead.