Our Team

Kevin Swaile

After spending most of his early life in the lower mainland, Kevin moved north in the mid 70’s to work and raise a family. After moving back to the lower mainland and after a long distinguished career in the natural gas industry, Kevin decided it was time to take on a new challenge. Being able to use his corporate experience as well as his knowledge of drafting and marketing, the Proper Measure™ model was a perfect fit. Kevin resides in the Kelowna area and the Proper Measure™ Ltd. service commences early July 2017.

Matt Heath

Matt has called Victoria home for the last 17 years.  After graduating from UVic in 2006 with a BA in Geography, Matt worked in the land surveying industry and obtained a certification as an AutoCAD drafting technician.  In 2007, Matt acquired Proper Measure™ Ltd. and has built a successful business, measuring thousands of properties all over Southern Vancouver Island. Matt’s reputation speaks for itself.   He is highly sought after as the “go-to guy” if you need cutting edge, high quality, beautifully drafted, accurate floor plans.

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Jeff Ballard

Born and raised in Port Coquitlam, Jeffrey spent 19 years acting professionally on both stage and television. Additionaly, Jeff attended SFU and BCIT, where he studied both History and Computer Science. Throughout his career, Jeff has been dedicated to challenging himself in other roles. As a self-contractor, he has been responsible for executing large scale promotional events as On-Site Manager for well-known brands such as Toyota, Lexus and AirMiles. Catering to his entrepreneurial spirit, Jeffrey is excited to build a career as owner at Proper Measure Maple Ridge and Surrounding Areas.

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Mikolaj Kozlow

After arriving in Canada in 1991, Mikolaj has called the Tri-cities his home for over 20 years. In 2007 he graduated BCIT's Architectural Drafting and Design program as well as achieved his AutoCAD drafting certification. Mikolaj has worked in the drafting industry for more than a decade and has now become a proprietor of Proper Measures Ltd. Being the first franchisee to step outside Vancouver Island's territory, he intends to bring Proper Measures Ltd. cutting edge technology and superior customer service to every realtor in the lower mainland.

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Kobus Van Wyk

Kobus immigrated to Canada with his family in 2009 and is excited to share his entrepreneurial spirit with the Proper Measure Franchise family. After developing his business skills in the corporate world, he founded a very successful special event production company in 1998 which provided a variety of marketing and promotional services to leading brands and corporations across a diverse range of industries. "Since moving to Victoria, Proper Measure has offered me the opportunity to invest in this locally owned and operated business. I look forward to providing our local realtors with leading edge products backed with excellent customer service."

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Erin Rowe

A true Island girl, Erin grew up in Victoria, spent a few years in Campbell River and eventually settled in Nanaimo 10 years ago to start her family.  With her two children in school, Erin’s entrepreneurial spirit has led her to be the first franchisee of Proper Measure by starting the Mid Island branch in 2013.   After completing her training in Victoria with Matt Heath of Proper Measure Ltd., Erin has embraced her role as proprietor of Proper Measure Mid Island and is eager to offer cutting edge, high-quality beautifully drafted, accurate floor plans.

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Robyn Heath

Robyn Heath is a UVic graduate and spent a number of years living in both Victoria and Vancouver before heading further inland with her family.  She is looking forward to returning to the West Coast one day soon! Having worked with social media casually for some time, Robyn is pleased to have now made this her full focus over the past few years. She is passionate about being able to inform, entertain and bring people together through the use of these online platforms.

Ian Heath

Director of Franchise Operations

Ian was born, raised and educated in the U.K. coming to Canada for a second time with his family in 1989. He was a top award-winning graduate in agricultural and has worked for national and international corporations as a marketing executive. He became Chairman of Hodges and Moss Ltd. one of England's largest Agricultural Chemists and Managing Director of the UK's largest farmer-owned supply business. He has held seven prominent board positions, and developed several successful corporations including being instrumental in the acquisition, with his son Matt, of Proper Measure Ltd.