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Brian Scudamore
Brian Scudamore
Founder & CEO

Brian Scudamore is one of our founders and is our Chief Executive Officer. He is also CEO of O2E Brands, 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, WOW 1 DAY PAINTING, and Shack Shine. Brian is in demand as an entrepreneurial speaker and has celebrated many appearances on national media, including the highly-acclaimed Undercover Boss Canada, Dr. Oz, Dr. Phil and CNN. Brian lives in Vancouver with his family.

Erik Church
Erik Church
COO

Erik is a Founder of You Move Me and is currently its Chief Operating Officer. He joined You Move Me’s sister company, 1-800-GOT-JUNK? in November 2011 as Chief Operating Officer. Prior to his current post, Erik led EF Education Canada, the largest privately-held education company in the world. Erik is a motorcycle enthusiast and currently lives in Toronto with his family.

James Alisch
Managing Director

Before joining You Move Me, James worked for sister company 1-800-GOT-JUNK? as VP, Operations where he lead internal sales teams as well as field and corporate operations for the organization. James left 1-800-GOT-JUNK? to join MIRA Floors and Interiors as an owner, but eventually returned to O2E Brands, joining WOW 1 DAY PAINTING to lead the brand as Managing Director.

James started off young in the moving industry, working for a very close family friend's moving company. The experience allowed him to see first hand how the moving business can significantly impact someone's life in a positive way. James believes that by delivering operational excellence and living the organization's values, you can impact the life of a customer who is potentially in one of their most stressful experiences.

While James and his family call Metro Vancouver home, they’ll steal away to the lake any chance they get.

Paul Guy
Paul Guy
Principal

Paul is a Founder and Principal of You Move Me. Paul joined 1-800-GOT-JUNK? as VP, Franchise Development working to build the systems and infrastructure for the expansion of 1-800-GOT-JUNK?. In 1999, he purchased 1-800-GOT-JUNK?'s first franchise, in Toronto, and owns franchises in New York, Saskatchewan, Melbourne and Brisbane, Australia. Paul enjoys running and travelling and lives in Toronto with his family.

Laurie Baggio
Laurie Baggio
Principal

Laurie is a Founder and Principal of You Move Me. As a member of the Leadership Team of 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, Laurie helped grow the business from $4M to over $100M in revenue, expanding globally. His entrepreneurial ventures include developing products for Hasbro, Wizards of the Coast and Helikon Technologies Inc. Laurie is an avid traveller, a passionate media/technovore and lives with his family in Langley, BC.

Tom Rypma
Tom Rypma
Principal

Tom Rypma is a Founder and Principal of You Move Me. Tom has operated a 1-800-GOTJUNK? franchise in San Francisco since 2000 and has operated 1-800-GOT-JUNK? franchises in Oakland, CA and Silicon Valley. Tom currently lives in San Rafael, CA and is an avid outdoorsman and adventurer who includes hang gliding, kite boarding and snowboarding on his list of favorite activities.

Jerry Gratton
Jerry Gratton
VP, People

As Vice President, People, Jerry is responsible for nurturing and evolving the award-winning culture at You Move Me and sister company, 1-800-GOT-JUNK?, overseeing all aspects of the employee life-cycle. He started out as Director, Learning & Development in 2004 and continued on as Director, People & Learning until 2009. Jerry is a husband and father of two daughters, he enjoys renovating homes and has several house makeovers to his credit.