Our story started with a move overseas. Europe to the USA; Portland to be exact. In 2009, Swich, LLC was founded by co-owners Chris Haedinger and Frank Diodone. Hailing from Switzerland and Germany – performance, efficiency and attention to detail meld together to create the perfect team. Trained in Europe, both Chris and Frank have extensive resumes of electrical work. Together they manage every project with care and work on site to ensure jobs are done right the first time.

Chris Haedinger, Owner / Supervisor

Raised in Switzerland, Chris completed school and his electrical apprenticeship in 2002. For the past 10 years Chris has worked on a variety of projects in the construction arena focusing on electrical contracting and aesthetic design. In 2009 he earned his Supervisor certification in the state of Oregon. Chris enjoys Portland and it's variety of cultures and any opportunity to meet new people.

Frank Diodone, Owner / Project Manager

Born in Germany, Frank has been in the electrical business for over 20 years. Frank completed his electrical apprenticeship in 1989 and worked side by side with his father as a co-owner of a successful family electrical business in Breisach an Rhein, Germany. Frank enjoys yoga and cycling as well as many of the diverse activities and good food Portland has to offer.

Melissa Daggett, Office Manager

A native of Portland, Melissa joined Swich in 2010. Melissa oversees the business office and billing for Swich as well as maintaining all licenses. Melissa enjoys travel to Hawaii, her pugs and spending time with friends.

Raphael Frei, Electrician

Born in New York and raised in Switzerland, Rafi joined Swich in 2011. Also trained in Switzerland, he finished his electrical apprenticeship in 2011. Rafi loves soccer and exploring the different neighborhoods of Portland and beyond.

Leslie Haedinger, Marketing Manager

Born in California, Leslie joined Swich in 2012. Leslie oversees the marketing efforts and manages the social media outlets for Swich. Leslie loves to travel abroad, and spend time in the sun.


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