Dave Brine

Dave Brine is the Senior Advisor and longest standing member of the Oriel team. He came to Oriel following decades in the construction and renovations sector as a lead carpenter. To start his career, Dave spent 15 years as a master glazier and project manager at Byrn Glass, where he worked on many notable projects including the initial glass installations of Ontario Place, CN Tower, Eaton Centre  and Skydome. 

Having been with Oriel for over 20 years, Dave has overseen some of the company’s most ambitious projects as lead carpenter and site supervisor and while helping to develop and train several generations of future Oriel carpenters and managers. Dave now maintains shop operations and continues to provide expert advice and consultation on Oriel’s most complex projects.

Erik Nuriddinov

Erik Nuriddinov

Erik Nuriddinov is Oriel’s Production Supervisor. As a master builder, he consults with our site supervisors on project planning and execution. Erik has been part of the Oriel team for over 6 years, quickly moving from carpenter to site supervisor to his current position. 

Born into construction in Uzbekistan, Erik was mentored by his grandfather who he worked for for many years. He then moved to Stockholm, Sweden for 10 years where he continued his learning and work in the field. He enjoys working with wood, providing training to carpenters, and managing structural execution for projects.

RYAN MELBOURNE

Ryan Melbourne is the Sales and Pre-construction Lead at Oriel. Working with homeowners, designers, trade partners, and Oriel’s team, Ryan collaborates with our clients through the pre-construction process from idea to execution.

Ryan combines 18+ years of business development and client management experience in various industries with a deep understanding of home renovations. After almost 15 years in Montreal and New York, Ryan landed in Toronto where he grew his own renovation company for many years. On his way to become a home inspector, Ryan joined the Oriel team in 2021. Talk to him about chess, boxing, or cooking any time.

Sean Blake

SEAN BLAKE

Sean Blake is the General Manager at Oriel Renovations and has been with the team for 15 years. He studied architecture at U of T and went on to pursue renovations at George Brown College where he graduated with honours.

As the company grew, Sean moved from the project manager to the general manager role, helping Jacob to expand the systems and services of Oriel into the multi-faceted company it is today. These days, Sean’s focus is on scheduling, systems development, coaching, recruiting, HR and customer care.

Jacob Quigley

JACOB QUIGLEY

Jacob Quigley started working for Oriel during the mid-90s while studying Business at Wilfrid Laurier University. He lives in Roncesvalles with his wife and two kids. Along with trying to upgrade all the old homes in Toronto one by one, his focus spreads to travel, music and basketball.