“FROM OUR FAMILY, TO YOURS.”
CEO and President Dykstra Landscaping, Greenhouses and Cannabis
Master Grower, Cannabis Facility
Larry has been part of the horticulture and landscaping professions his entire professional life. His wealth of experience in professional plant growth, cultivation and care lends itself well to the cannabis industry.
He also brings financial expertise and entrepreneurial focus to all aspects of the Corporation which include landscaping, greenhouses, hemp and cannabis cultivation. Under his leadership the family business has placed itself strategically within this new sector.
He resides with his wife Miriam in St. Catharines and on site of the greenhouse and cannabis facility in St. Catharines.
Vice-President, Dykstra Landscaping, Greenhouses and Cannabis
Head of Security, Cannabis Facility
Randy has been with the family business since its inception. He oversees the landscape division of the company and has responsibility for all residential, commercial and public sector contracting.
He is also Head of Security for the Cannabis Facility. Randy's experience within the sector spans over four decades. His expertise in contractual negotiation, sales and delivery of product is an important piece of the company and he plays a critical role in the growth of the cannabis division. As head of security, he ensures all security and safety processes are followed and adhered to with the cannabis facility.
Randy and his wife Judy reside in Niagara On The Lake at the company's second greenhouse and licensed hemp facility.
Vice President - Dykstra Landscaping, Greenhouses and Cannabis. Responsible Person In Charge - Cannabis Facility
Bart brings a wealth of plant growth knowledge and greenhouse expertise to the company and has worked in the industry since the age of 10, assisting his parents in their greenhouse operation in the Netherlands.
After immigrating with his family from the Netherlands to Canada in 1997, Bart began working at the Dykstra family business at the age of 18 and became a partner in 2015. Bart studied horticulture at Humber College and has taken on responsibility for all cannabis cultivation, harvesting and processing in the facility. He has overseen the first five cannabis harvests and most importantly the first two test grows which received glowing and most importantly, passing reviews.
Bart and his wife Monique reside within the City of St. Catharines.
Director Dykstra Landscaping, Greenhouses and Cannabis
Assistant Head of Security for the Cannabis Facility
Rick's responsibilities include government and public relations, marketing and business development. He oversees all efforts relating to cannabis licensing, retail, medicinal and licensed production.
His background goes back to the original start up of the family business. He also spent two decades working within the public sector at the municipal, provincial and federal levels. He has an undergraduate degree from Brock University and a Masters Certificate in Project Management from the Schulich School of Business at York University. He and his wife Katherine reside within the City of St. Catharines.