Meet the Team
Jim leads the daily operations at Fireplace & Chimney Co. He is driven by a passion for efficient process, people and problem solving. He loves cooking.
Frank cut his teeth 17 years ago in the fireplace industry. He is a Professor of fireplaces and even has a cowl named after him. He loves shopping.
With 7 years experience installing hundreds of fireplaces, Trymore is ready for any challenge. He loves soccer.
Retail Sales and Marketing
Khalil manages our showrooms, expos and pop-ups. He also looks after our brand and our social media footprint. He loves music and dance.
Rabia manages our office and heads up our admin dept. She comes from a family of builders and fireplace installers and has fireplaces in her DNA. She loves photography and fast cars.
Simon is the Umkulu of the company. He has more years in the fireplace business than all of us combined.
Stefan is Jim’s assistant which is not an easy job with almost no breaks. He has no hobbies because he doesn’t have the time.
Builder / Installer
Leon is a builder, he is old school. He fits our insert fireplaces and simply loves his work.
Simon is on his way to becoming a master installer. With his dediication and a bit more training, he will soon make his way up from assistant. He loves cars.
Ryan is our new kid on the block fresh from High School. He assists the sales team learning as much as he can. His hobbies include reading, cycling and asking a million questions.
Thokozani is our driver and does our collections and deliveries. He hopes to become an installer and is learning the ropes.
Shafiek hovers between our installation teams learning as much as he can. He spends all of his spare time tuning engines and racing cars.
Heather is a bean counter and pen pusher who always dots her i’s and crosses her t’s. She loves travel and has been to India 5 times!