Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Shaun Kobrin

Chief Executive Officer

Shaun purchased Rova Products Canada Inc. in 2019 with the goal of implementing a refreshed strategic direction built on the 34 years of foundation that had been set by Rova’s senior team. Along with his CA CPA credential, Shaun’s leadership is shaped by over 30 years of experience in finance, private equity and operations. At Rova Unify, he leads a team of experts who are guided by Rova’s core values of accountability, transparency, and respect.

Ian McLean

Vice President and Head of Sales

Introducing Ian, the Vice President and Head of Sales for RovaUnify, boasting 18 years of dedicated experience. Ian embarked on his professional journey after graduating from college with a focus on Business Finance. Initially serving as an analyst, he swiftly discovered his passion within Rova, becoming an integral part of the company’s growth. Ian’s extensive experience and unwavering commitment significantly contribute to Rova Unify’s success in the dynamic realm of communication solutions. Embracing Rova’s boutique atmosphere and specialized approach, Ian emphasizes the importance of understanding customers’ needs to tailor solutions that truly work for them.

Seema Mistry

Project Coordinator

Meet Seema, our lead Project Coordinator at RovaUnify. Seema is the epicentre for collaboration, working with the Service Delivery & Technical Lead and the Lead AV Technician to ensure the successful completion of projects. Responsible for coordinating both virtual and in-person meetings with clients and the RovaUnify team, Seema manages order processing, equipment receiving, and project timelines. As the primary contact for all projects, she plays a crucial role in the seamless execution of tasks. With a background in HR and Leadership, Seema is currently pursuing her PMP Certification and has been an integral part of RovaUnify’s growth from its early stages, contributing to significant milestones and looking forward to continued involvement in the company’s success.

Jacklyn Syamkarran

Human Resources Business Partner

Meet Jacklyn, our dedicated Human Resources Business Partner at RovaUnify. Jacklyn is the driving force behind all things people-related, bringing a passionate and forward-thinking approach to HR. With a keen eye for talent and a commitment to organizational success, she thrives on leveraging new HR technology and strategies to foster a culture of innovation and growth. Jacklyn holds a bachelor’s degree with honours from York University and a Human Resource Management (HRM) certification. Her hands-on experience in various HR roles, coupled with ongoing education, has deepened her understanding of HR best practices. Reflecting on her experience at Rova Unify, Jacklyn notes, “The people at Rova Unify have a natural flair for building strong relationships, and there’s not a ton of hierarchical layers. Meaning, you own your strategies and have transformative power to drive positive change!” Jacklyn’s expertise and commitment make her an invaluable asset to our team.

Leonid Mykolenko

Dynamic Service and Technology Delivery

Meet Leonid, our dynamic Service and Technology Delivery Lead at RovaUnify. Leo collaborates with clients, defining project scopes, requirements, and strategically planning the development of various systems. His extensive experience includes certifications like AVIXA CTS, AV Technologist, and Essential of AV Technology, showcasing his expertise in audiovisual solutions. Leo is also a certified Crestron DM Designer and has completed Cisco Networking and CCNA certifications. Holding safety certifications like the Ontario working at heights certificate and scissor lift/aerial lift certificate, Leo ensures a secure working environment. As Leonid humorously puts it, “You don’t have to be crazy to work here. We will train you!” His commitment to excellence and skill set make him an invaluable asset to the Rova Unify team.

Michael Szoke

Senior AV Technician

Michael is the Senior AV Technician at RovaUnify and he takes charge of system installation, conducts site visits, manages/supervises technicians, and lends his expertise to system design, field service, and project management. With certifications in CTS, Biamp TesiraFORTE, and QSYS Lvl 1, Michael boasts 14 years of extensive experience in audiovisual, spanning live events, theatre, installations, and recording. His journey at Rova has been a fantastic opportunity, providing the challenge and platform he sought to utilize his skills and insights for the benefit of a diverse clientele. Michael’s commitment and technical proficiency make him a valuable asset to the RovaUnify team.