J. Michael Drabiuk, (Co-Founder, President & CEO) Dr.Drabiuk has over 25 years’ experience in Nutritional Manufacturing, Complementary Healthcare and R&D Innovation as President/CEO, Entrepreneur, Naturopathic practitioner, Certified Medical Nutritionist, Quantum Biofeedback Technician and Nutritional Researcher. Co-owner of PFT Brands Inc/Pure Fruit Technologies™, producers of fruit juice supplements such as Mangosteen, Seabuckthorn & Goji.
In addition to an educational background including Diplomas in both Business Administration and Naturopathic Medicine, Dr. Drabiuk has also dedicated 7 years to the Bradford Research Institute in the study of Oncology as it relates to oxidation and development of abnormal capillary blood coagulation. This health science background, coupled with an extensive business background in manufacturing, design and international distribution of nutritional products, has provided the foundation for the research, development and evolution of what is now known as Gentle Processing™. A passion for environmentally friendly technologies, foods, nutritional supplements and educational programs that help people live a higher quality of life are at the core of the driving force behind what has become Gentle Processing™.
Leonard J. Yungwirth (COO):
Leonard became involved with QMTI in early 2014. He brings with him over 40 years of commodity production & processing experience, as well as a connection to a very diverse group of Agriculture industry contacts. His practical, hands-on approach and professional trade experience has been instrumental in product development to date. With the extensive design, fabrication and equipment modification skills that he brings to the company, his technical expertise will continue to drive our R&D program going forward. He has been an integral part of the successful development and startup of QMTI’s manufacturing and distribution company Quantum Global Technologies Inc.
Alan R. Ogden (Marketing Director)–Mr. Ogden is a graduate of the University of Alberta (U of A) obtaining a Bachelor of Science in Pharmacy. He has been an Entrepreneur and Business Owner for 32 years, dedicating his life and career to the healthcare field. In addition, his extended education has included Geriatric Pharmacy achieved jointly between the U of A and the University of Denver. He is also a Certified Health & Wellness Trainer and frequently conducts seminars and public information sessions about his specific health knowledge and research. Beyond his training in nutritional supplements, Alan has continued his education in Radionics, Frequency Medicine, Body Energy systems and care, Orthotics and is presently a candidate for a Doctorate in Natural Medicine.
Jim has over 40 years of farming background in and around Brandon, Manitoba. He produces a wide variety of pulses with an aggressive interest in gaining worldwide acceptance for this “heart healthy” food. Jim brings experience and understanding of the producer-supplier relationships and has tremendous industry knowledge of large scale agricultural production and processes.
Terry Drabiuk, (Executive Director )–
Mr. Drabiuk earned his Bachelor in Business Administration & Commerce in 2000 and a Diploma in Computer Science in 1987. Terry has travelled and worked in over 50 countries. He has managed over 300 projects in 20 countries. He has extensive project management experience leading multimillion dollar projects, and experience in acquisitions, mergers and divestitures. He has assisted corporations and governments in building technical training centers to support national capacity building initiatives. He specializes in leading project teams and motivating individuals to succeed.
Mr. Drabiuk is the owner of CPI Training Ltd. a project management firm specializing in delivering customized training across Canada and around the globe. CPI Training members are over 1000+ independent consultants, educators and project managers.
Mr Arun Monga is a Director at MongaGroup with its Flagship Company Monga Strayfield Pvt Ltd and its wholly owned subsidiary Strayfield Ltd at UK. Strayfield is a well-established global brand specializing in the design, manufacture and supply of industrial radio frequency equipment.
Arun is also a Director at San Corporate, a financial services company involved in facilitating VC funds/Debt Funds as well as other sources of fundraising for its clients.
Mr. Monga achieved his Bachelor of Engineering and graduated from the College of Engineering Pune, India. He has over 30 years of experience in R&D and design, manufacturing and development of radio frequency equipment, in the capacity of Business Director.
His specialization lies in radio frequency dryers for the fields of Textiles, Bakery, Fiberglass, and Paper manufacturing; and di-electric welders for the plastics industry. Over the years of working he has also been involved with design and manufacture of packaging equipment and has run a food company producing spices and ready to cook mixes. He has also been extensively involved in Sales and Marketing for the group companies.
Over the past 10 years Mr Arun Monga has been deeply involved in development of radio frequency equipment for food safety applications, more specifically in the post-harvest food safety applications of drying, disinfestation and disinfection. Some of his successful work includes Betel Nut processing, Asafoetida powder processing, Lentils, Semolina, Soya bean, Pet Food, Rice Bran in Oil Extraction and Spices.
Honorable Lorne Nystrom, (Business Relation’s) –Privy Councilor, Vice President-Government and Corporate Relations, and Director. Lorne was an elected member of the Canadian Parliament for more than 32 years, specializing in economic and constitutional issues. He was the youngest Member of Parliament in Canadian history when first elected in 1968 at age 22. In 1992 he was appointed to the Privy Council of Canada by the Queen.
Jason joined the team in late 2016. He brings with him over 20 years of electrical and mechanical experience. Jason’s vast experience spans a wide range of industries including renewable energy, green technology, and food processing; in live production, live kill, and packaging facilities. Jason has invaluable knowledge not only with industry expectations and requirements but with the mechanical and electrical aptitude that he brings, Jason is a solution architect for QMTI in the development and placement of Gentle Processing™ in the food industry and beyond.
Ryan joined the team on the peripherals in the fall of 2017 and has since transitioned into the role of Operations Manager. Initial projects included various marketing functions and website development initiatives as well as the development of a proposal resulting in the successful pre-qualification of the Gentle Processing™ innovation into the Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP). Ryan brings a well rounded skill set to the team with over 15 years of business experience including; ownership, operations management, contracting/estimating, project management, sales & marketing, business planning and administration.