A graduate of Waterloo School of Engineering, Paul Eakins has developed a reputation as one of Canada’s top facilities engineers. His early years as a professional engineer were spent with major Canadian infrastructure companies. In the years following, Paul built up and was a principle owner of Compact 2000 (Complete Package Technology 2000). The company was acquired by Vortex (formerly Strad Production) in 2007. Since that time Paul has been instrumental in developing the design and engineering teams at Vortex and leading all major packaging projects managed by Vortex.