About Terry Whin-Yates

Terry Whin-Yates

BA (Hons) Criminology
3rd Generation Locksmith
35 Years Experience
BC Security License : B4227

Terry Whin-Yates is the Founder, President & CEO of Mr. Locksmith. Terry is a 3rd Generation Locksmith and has a BA (Hons) in Criminology from Simon Fraser University. His Grandfather, Dad and Uncle taught him how to pick locks at an early age and Terry worked in the Family Key Store and Locksmith shop. He moved to BC to get his master’s degree in Criminology. Today he lives in Vancouver and his children work in the business. Mr. Locksmith has several locksmith franchisees, all of whom are like extensions of the family business.

Terry Whin-Yates participates in locksmith podcasts, he writes blogs and posts locksmith videos on YouTube. The Mr. Locksmith YouTube Channel is watched over 10,000 minutes per month. Terry is engaged in the locksmith community and is actively working towards the improvement of the Locksmithing industry as a whole.

We at Mr. Locksmith encourage and endorse the proper regulation locksmiths in BC. We abide by all government licencing. All of our locksmiths are experienced, licenced, bonded and insured. Furthermore, all of our locksmiths are committed to providing the highest quality services. We are committed to producing the highest caliber locksmiths in all facets of the trade, including skill, knowledge, and adherence to ethics and regulation – and we are proud to say that our locksmiths will be the friendliest you will ever have to meet.