Our Team

Playgrounds R Us President Bob Lacroix
Playgrounds R Us President Bob Lacroix
Playgrounds R Us President Bob Lacroix

Michael Lacroix, Vice President of Sales

A Canadian Certified Playground Inspector, Michael provides support to all of Winnipeg and Saskatchewan and has over 18 years' experience in the playground industry.  Whether Michael is operating from his laptop or a shovel, customer service is always his number one priority.

Playgrounds R Us President Bob Lacroix

Matthew Lacroix, Vice President of Operations

Matt, Canadian Certified Playground Inspector, carries over 16 years’ experience. He has done over 100 supervised installations. He knows his nuts and bolts! Utilizing his advanced knowledge and understanding with AutoCad, he enjoys working with our customers creating innovative play spaces. In addition, he oversees the installation crew.

Playgrounds R Us President Bob Lacroix

Valerie Mathers, Controller

 With over 18 years' experience, Valerie provides accounting services and Human Resources.


Playgrounds R Us President Bob Lacroix

Tracy Drake, Marketing and Client Services Associate

Tracy has 3 years’ experience with the company and is responsible for all inside sales for all Supply Only projects involving our manufacturers that carry Site Furnishings, Park Shelters & Shade, Surfacing, Swing Accessories, Park Accessories, Bike Parking, Sports and Fitness & Replacement Parts. In addition, Tracy looks after marketing services as well as sales and administrative support.


Playgrounds R Us President Bob Lacroix

Kory Savary, Site Foreman

Kory is our lead installer for the in-house installation crew, and is on site from start to completion.


Playgrounds R Us President Bob Lacroix

Justin Janisch, Safety Officer

Justin provides installation services with our in-house installation crew, and is on site from start to completion.  He also maintains our COR certification.


Playgrounds R Us President Bob Lacroix

Blaise Lachiver, Sales Specialist

Recently new to the company, Blaise provides sales services to Rural Manitoba, Rural Saskatchewan & Northwestern Ontario. In addition, he also services all Child Care facilities in our Territory and may also be of assistance on our installation crew when required.


Playgrounds R Us President Bob Lacroix

Ceilina Gould, Receptionist

Ceilina is the first point of contact for the company. She provides administrative support across the organization. In addition, handles the flow of people through the business.