Crew

TileCrew
Jeff Wilson, Wilson Tile SeattleJeff Wilson, Founder
Jeff is a California native who has been in the tile and stone industry since 1980, launching Wilson Tile in 1997. Jeff has built his company by maintaining a high standard of workmanship, orderliness, and attention to detail, that clients can rely on. By focusing on the needs of his employees and clients, Jeff has cultivated a loyal and skilled crew, as well as strong, long-standing relationships with building professionals and homeowners. When he’s not running Wilson Tile, you’ll find Jeff at a vintage car show, on his motorcycle, traveling, and spending time with his daughter, Riley.

 

                              Darren Solberg, Owner
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Darren has been in the tile industry since 2004 and specializes in combining an educational approach to every project with over a decade of hands on experience. He is often driven by the economics of the business and continues to explore a more efficient time and installation process. In his spare time, Darren loves to swim, bike, run, play ice hockey and spend time with his family. Darren also enjoys coaching his older children’s hockey teams for the Seattle Junior Hockey Association. He looks forward to a new set of challenges each day while building ongoing lasting relationships.

 

seanSean Hildebrand
Sean has been in the tile industry for the past 18 years and specializes in precision and layout details. He has enjoyed the freedom of being creative and plans to continue his growth in the business. In his spare time, Sean loves to travel, bike, snowboard and over the past two years has been part of a crew on a sailboat team. He loves spending time with his family and really enjoys the quality time he gets to spend with his son watching him grow up.

 

Drew Nilsen, Wison Tile, SeattleDrew Nilsen
Drew has also been with Wilson Tile since 1999. He apprenticed as a Tile Setter under Jeff and Mark, and has been honing his skills ever since. Drew excels in every tile medium and application, providing our clients with the high quality workmanship they have come to expect. When he’s not working, Drew is usually bowling, golfing, and enjoying life with wife Ali.

 

 

Dave De Valk, Wilson Tile SeattleDave De Valk
Wilson Tile recruited Dave in 2002, for his 28+ years of expertise in the tile and stone industry. Dave is our go-to guy for quick turnaround projects; he excels at every challenge while maintaining our high standards of quality. Dave combines the best of old-school tile and stone craftsmanship with his knowledge of current trends in materials and technique. Dave and his wife, Kathleen, have successfully put three kids through college. As our resident bowling guru, Dave is the one to beat on company bowling nights.

 

Andrey-Wilson-Tile-PhotoAndrey Popovich
Hailing from the Ukraine, Andrey brought his growing family to the Seattle area in 2002.  Andrey also brought with him years of mud work experience, which helped him excel quickly when he began setting tile in 2005.  When not working, Andrey enjoys spending time with his family and taking an active role in his church.

 

 

Matt-Black-Wilson-Tile-photoMisha / Mikhail Velichko
Also from Ukraine, Misha moved to Western Washington in 1995.  After decades of brick and block work throughout Europe, Misha began setting tile full-time in 1998.  His many years of experience are evident in his attention to detail and craftsmanship.  When off work, Misha is devoted to his family and his church.

 

 

Slavic-Popovych-Wilson-tile-Seattle-bioSlavic Popovych
One of Western Ukraine’s prized possessions, Slavic Popovych, came to us highly referred from his Uncle, Andrey, who is one of our many reliable and prodigious installers. While we couldn’t be more than thankful for such a detail oriented installer, Slavic has not only prided himself in craftsmanship, but also in quality of life. Slavic is married to his lovely wife, Lyudmyla, and they have SIX happy, healthy children. In their free time you can find them volunteering at their church or watching soccer.