Dave Wallace is President of SPECS. He founded the company in 1995 and for the past two decades, he has grown the organization from its roots as a small market player in Edmonton, Alberta to its current position as a trusted industry leader with a continually expanding national footprint.
David’s expertise and reputation come from completing thousands of residential, commercial and industrial appraisals over the past 40 plus years. As President, he is responsible for nurturing the corporate culture, providing vision for the growth of the company, and ensuring SPECS’ values (Ethics – Excellence – Value – Teamwork) are part of every decision everyone at SPECS makes.
SPECS was built on David’s firm belief that the industry could benefit greatly from an impartial group of highly-specialized insurance consultants with deep construction and restoration knowledge. In assembling a team of certified engineers, construction specialists, estimators, and appraisers, David created the largest consulting firm of its kind in Canada.
David is recognized by the provincial court systems in British Columbia and Alberta as a property damage, disaster restoration and renovation expert. He is also a certified Canadian Personal Property Appraiser (CPPA).