Rob Sroka was born and raised in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada. He attended Archbishop MacDonald High School and from there went to the University of Alberta. Rob enrolled in the business program at the University of Alberta and graduated with his Bachelor of Commerce Degree in 1998. Rob began his career with the Pepsi Bottling Group and worked at Pepsi for 3 years before moving to the largest spirits company in the world, Diageo. Rob would work at Diageo for 4 years before he and his family purchased Lavtor Holdings (Alberta) Ltd in 2004. Rob and his family continue to own and operate Lavtor Holdings (Alberta) Ltd which runs 8 Smitty’s Family Restaurants in Edmonton and St Albert and Tyson’s Grill in the Travelodge East. In his spare time Rob enjoys travelling, playing and watching sports as well as spending time with his friends and family.
Don Sroka was born in Calgary, Alberta Canada before eventually moving with his family to Edmonton when he was 2. Don attended Archbishop O’Leary high school and upon graduation completed two years at the University of Alberta. Don worked for a few companies during his career including Edmonton Northlands where he was the General Manager of Foodservices for 20 years and Groupex Systems Canada where he served as President for 7 years. In 2004 Don and his family purchased Lavtor Holdings (Alberta) Ltd where he continues to serve as President. In his spare time Don likes to travel with his wife Dolores and spend time with his two grandchildren Tyson and Karly.
Our Mission Statement
We, the Smitty's Team are committed to exceeding our customer's expectations, by consistently providing exceptional service, quality products at an excellent value within clean surroundings.