Parastone Developments is a landmark construction development company located in Fernie, BC. ‘Landmark Construction’ requires careful planning, solid professional services and a commitment to enhance land through the creation of signature communities.

Parastone is recognized for various commercial developments and restorations, along with larger residential projects including 901 Fernie and Veneto Place, both located in Fernie’s heritage downtown area.

Simon Howse

General Manager and CEO

Originally from Sydney, Australia, Simon has an established entrepreneurial record since his permanent transition to Canada. As General Manager, Simon leads the construction management of each project. His dedication to teamwork translates solid business experience into a ‘hands-on’ approach, overseeing all aspects of the project and contributing to greater quality and efficiencies. Business acquisitions include the purchase of hotels, hostels, apartment buildings, restaurants, pubs and retail commercial enterprises.

Jason Smith

Director and Site Foreman

Jason’s career in the construction industry spans over 20 years with a focus on commericial projects in 1999. In 2004, Jason became the owner and operator of Australian Renovations specializing in all areas of commercial, mechanical design and construction.