Team

Team

Colin Shantz

Colin Shantz

CEO
Colin Shantz founded CopperTree Solutions in 2013 and leads business development and technology innovation. Prior to CopperTree, Colin was President at WireQ, Inc., a systems integration business that provided IT Services, VOIP Solutions, and other IT infrastructure to companies in Ontario, Canada. He began his career when he started his first consulting and project management company at 18 years old. From the time he first got his hands on a computer, Colin has been intrigued by technology and its possibilities. That interest developed into a passion for helping companies use technology to drive business success.
Matthew Hutchinson

Matthew Hutchinson

Manager, IT Services
Matthew Hutchinson manages all client-facing operations of CopperTree Solutions. He leads CopperTree’s technical team of IT professionals who assess, optimize, and support clients. Matthew also serves as one of CopperTree’s vCIOs, collaborating with clients to develop and execute their IT strategy. Before CopperTree, Matthew managed IT for Calendar Club Canada and led Corporate IT Training for Working World Training Centers. Matthew’s passion is driving client success through the effective use of technology.
Graham Hardie

Graham Hardie

Business Development
Graham leads business development for CopperTree. His background includes over 20 years leading business development and sales across industry sectors as diverse as logistics, financial services, engineering, and information technology. An avid visual artist, he spends his spare time on video production and photography. Graham holds a BA in Geography and Urban Studies from York University and a diploma in Theology education from Emmaus Bible College.