We are a customer-driven IT company. Our solution-focused model of IT support focuses on retaining our long-term customers by providing them with superior service. We understand that no company is the same and believe in a tailored, unique approach that will fit and fix all your needs.

We have made it our mission to provide our clients with the best possible solutions to their IT problems before they even occur.


Carpathia IT takes its name from the RMS Carpathia, the ship that responded to the Titanic when it struck an iceberg in 1912.

With our solution-focused initiatives, we can rescue you from whatever issue your company faces before it ever happens. We understand that no company is the same and tailor our approach to fit your unique needs.

our people

We are a true Okanagan, locally owned and operated business; by choosing Carpathia, you are supporting members of your community. We are a team of experts right here in your backyard who believe in continuous training to ensure you receive the best service. Our team members are well-equipped and ready to rescue your business and support you through all your IT challenges.

Dave Wiedeman

Chief Technology Officer
Dave ensures your organization stays ahead of the technological curve and ready for the future. His expertise implementing robust IT solutions dates back over 25 years, and this foundation in IT excellence makes him the ideal leader for our technical team. Raised in the Okanagan, Dave has a keen understanding of how local businesses operate, and he is an expert at delivering custom tailored solutions to your unique business environment.

Lance Swetlishoff

Chief Executive Officer
Lance leads the charge in solidifying an excellent Customer Service experience for our clients. Combining 30 years of IT knowledge with his business expertise, Lance’s role is to bring 1st Class Account Management including budgeting, planning, and clarity to your team. With a solid portfolio of communication skills, you will never be left in the dark, nor scratching your head trying to understand how technology can improve your business operations.

Jon Chubb

Chief Information Officer

Jon brings over ten years of IT expertise to Carpathia, and as our Chief Information Officer will work with you to ensure the security and integrity of your critical data, and that your website and web integrated platforms are functioning at peak efficiency. His exuberance in this role is nothing short of infectious, and we are excited to have him on our team and working with yours.

Ben Page

Chief Operating Officer

As Chief Operating Officer, Ben brings over 2 decades of experience in the technology sector to Carpathia. His diverse skill set will ensure smooth sailing with regards to managing the dynamic nature of business operations. Through streamlining of processes, Ben will lead day-to-day operations to ensure alignment between internal strategies and client objectives.

Braden Stranks

Chief Personnel Officer
Braden is responsible for developing the internal processes that ensure the Carpathia team functions at peak efficiency, and that our team members have the tools and training in place required to deliver industry leading results every time. His experience across multiple industries and verticals gives him a broad toolbox to draw from when implementing our strategic vision for our internal staffing excellence.


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Evolving IT Regulations: How Carpathia IT Keeps Your Business Compliant

Evolving IT Regulations: How Carpathia IT Keeps Your Business Compliant

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Proactive IT Maintenance: How Carpathia IT Prevents Downtime

Proactive IT Maintenance: How Carpathia IT Prevents Downtime

29 Nov 2023

Windows 11: Two Years In and Why It's Time to Make the Leap"

Windows 11: Two Years In and Why It’s Time to Make the Leap

23 Nov 2023