Faculty By Area of Interest

Business Analysis

Patrick van Abbema

Patrick provides consulting expertise on enterprise service strategies for various public- and private-sector clients across the USA, Canada and Europe. His credentials as Certified Project Management Professional (PMP®), Certified Business Analysis

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Haig Baronikian, PhD, PMP, PEng

Haig is founder, president and senior consultant at eFuel Partners Inc. He has more than 25 years of experience in the eLearning, eHealth, telecom and information technology fields. He has held leadership positions in corporate strategy, marketing, R

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David Barrett

David Barrett is the President of Solutions Network Ltd., Group Conference Director with Diversified Business Communications Canada and Program Director at The Schulich Executive Education Centre, Schulich School of Business, York University. In his

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Christine Beaulieu

Christine Beaulieu is an experienced information technology executive with more than twenty years of expertise in the management of large I.T. departments and in the implementation and management of information systems. Her career has been largely fo

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Lesa Berec

Lesa is a principal of Userproof, a consulting firm specializing in writing, training and change for major Canadian firms in retail, financial, telecommunications and other sectors. An award-winning communication specialist with more than 20 years ex

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Ken Buchanan

Ken Buchanan, MCITP, MCDBA, MCBA, is the senior instructor / solutions architect for Atocrates Project Sciences supporting the Business Analysis and Project Management Masters Certificate programs in the National Capital and Québec regions. A graduat

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Michael Cambron

A bilingual manager with more than 30 years of experience in project management and systems engineering management, Michel has worked at Spar Aerospace, Bombardier, Harmon industries and CAE as a project manager and a process improvement manager. Amo

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Gladys Carroll, PMP

Gladys manages teams with strong leadership ability and a positive and supportive approach. She has facilitated seminars throughout North America, delivering workshops on various aspects of business and technology. She develops and presents training

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Roy Cook, MBA, PMP, CBAP, CMC, LSSBB, ISP, CPIM, Prince 2

Roy has taught hundreds of Project Managers, Business Analysts and Six Sigma Green and Black Belts. Roy has tailored training for a variety of organizations in such industry verticals as Health Care, Manufacturing and Technology. Roy brings over 35 y

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Clément Côté, PMP

Clément has more than 20 years experience in project management and complex business analysis, and is currently president of 2C Solutions, a consulting firm specializing in business analysis and project management. Clément’s expertise includes projec

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Doug Land

Doug is the program director, Western Canada for the Masters Certificate in Project Management program. He is also senior vice-president and program director, Western Canada for Atocrates and president of Lobstick Project Solutions Inc. Doug is an aw

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W.G.M. (Bud) Lush

Bud Lush has been a Schulich Executive Education Centre faculty member since it’s inception. He is also the Chair and Chief Technical Officer with Atocrates Project Sciences. He is a multiple award winning international consultant/instructor with ove

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Husam Sha'ath, BSc, MBA, CMC, PMP, CEng, MIMechE, MRAeS

Husam Sha'ath is a seasoned consultant, coach, trainer and practitioner in the fields of Strategic Management,Implementation Management, Corporate Transformations and Project & Program Management. He is the Founder and President of FORTE Manageme

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Debbie Showler

Debbie Showler, Dip HR, MCBA, is chief business analyst and a multiple award-winning instructor for Atocrates Project Sciences. She has more than 15 years’ experience in the project environment primarily within the heavy manufacturing business sector

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Business Operations

Haig Baronikian, PhD, PMP, PEng

Haig is founder, president and senior consultant at eFuel Partners Inc. He has more than 25 years of experience in the eLearning, eHealth, telecom and information technology fields. He has held leadership positions in corporate strategy, marketing, R

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Claire Beaulne

Claire Beaulne is a highly acclaimed bilingual instructor and speaker with a commitment to positive change in individuals and organizations. At the Schuilch School of Business, York University, she specializes in leadership development, team skills a

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Joe Beckett

Joe Beckett is a Lean Sensei, and Senior Trainer and Consultant for e-Zsigma (Canada) Inc. Joe began his Lean journey in 1999 while leading production for a provider of wireless telecommunications infrastructure. In addition, Joe implements Lean in v

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Gilles Belanger

Gilles Belanger is a bilingual training instructor specializing in the areas of Management and Professional Effectiveness for the Schulich School of Business, York University.  Since 1983, he has trained managers at all levels as well as technical an

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Markus Biehl

MS (Kaiserslautern), MS & PhD (Georgia Institute of Technology) Markus Biehl is a professor in the Department of Operations Management & Information Systems in the Schulich School of Business. He teaches courses on global supply chain and in

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Cy Charney, BA, MBL, PAdmin

Cy Charney is one of the Schulich School of Business, York University’s top instructors. As a leading Canadian thought leader in the area of organizational performance, Cy has developed a variety of unique interventions to help organizations in both

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Karen Chiykowski

Karen is a full-time award-winning instructor at the Schulich Schoolof Business teaching graduate level MBA and BBA courses in management accounting and corporate finance and financial analysis. Prior to joining York, Karen spent 15 years in the fina

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James L. Darroch

James L. Darroch is an Associate Professor of Strategic Management and International Business, Schulich School of Business, York University. He holds an M.B.A. and Ph.D. in Strategic Management and International Business from York University. Pro

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Stephen Friedman, MA Pysch

Stephen Friedman is an executive coach, career coach, facilitator and trainer, working in the areas of management interpersonal skills, group development, strategic thinking skills and HR for numerous organizations and individuals. His experience wit

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Matthias Kipping

Matthias teaches in the BBA and MBA Programs at Schulich as well as in the Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA Program. He also teaches a course on cross-cultural management in the international week of the Kellogg-WHU EMBA in Germany, which is attended b

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Gail Levitt

Gail holds advanced degrees in communications and has over 25 years industry experience. She creates and facilitates training programs for a variety of administrative, business and executive professionals in public and in-company programs in Canada,

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Ingrid McLeod-Dick

Ingrid McLeod-Dick is a Chartered Accountant with 16 years of experience in public practice and an MBA graduate from York University's Schulich School of Business.  She is currently a full-time lecturer at Schulich teaching graduate level MBA co

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Harry B. Mingail, PMP, CBAP, Six Sigma Green Belt

Harry is an expert in the field of project leadership and team dynamics. Harry's books (Project Management Entrepreneuring, The Extraordinary Power of Project Relationships, Business Information Technology Strategic Planning, chapter in book The Keys

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Theodore Peridis

Theodore Peridis is a professor of Strategic Management and International Business at the Schulich School of Business, York University, in Toronto, Canada and Director of the York Consulting Group.  Theo has taught Strategic Management at the gr

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Atipol Bhanich Supapol, PhD

Atipol is a highly rated professor at the Shulich School of Business at York University. He specializes in alternative financial arrangements, international technology transfer, multinational corporations as well as economic development of South East

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Michael Twohey

Michael holds his PhD from Cambridge University. He worked at CIBC Wealth Management and Franklin Templeton Investments in Toronto before returning to York in 2001 to work at the York University English Language Institute (YUELI), where he is the Ass

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David Weitzner

Professor David Weitzner is associate director of the Strategic Field Study Program at the Schulich School of Business, York University.

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Brynn Winegard

Brynn Winegard is a Canadian professor, consultant, speaker and writer. She completed her MBA and PhD at the Schulich School of Business in the areas of marketing and strategy with a specialization in knowledge creation, knowledge management and mark

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Bernie Wolf

Bernie Wolf is Director of the International MBA Program and professor of Economics and International Business at the Schulich School of Business, York University. He is an expert in global restructuring of manufacturing industries, especially the au

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Detlev Zwick, PhD

Detlev is an Associate Professor of Marketing at the Schulich School of Business teaching Interactive and High-Technology Marketing on the MBA level. He has done extensive research in the field of online and interactive marketing, and works in Europe

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Financial Services Management

Stephanie Ben-Ishai

Professor Ben-Ishai teaches contract law, insolvency law (domestic and comparative), commercial law (domestic and comparative) and corporate governance law (domestic and comparative). She has published widely and made numerous Canadian and internatio

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Robert Broadbent

Bob Broadbent, MBA, PMP®, is an award-winning senior adviser/instructor with Atocrates Project Sciences. He is a certified adult educator and specializes in the delivery of strategic and financial management programs such as Project Cost Management,

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Dom Cianflone, MBA, PhD, FCPA, FCMA

Dom is an accomplished instructor at Schulich in Strategic Management Accounting. He is a published author and sought-after speaker, is a Certified Management Accountant, and has been appointed a Fellow of the Society of Management Accountants of Ca

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Elizabeth Farrell

Elizabeth Farrell is an Adjunct Professor of Accounting for the Schulich School of Business, York University.  Elizabeth specializes in all of the complexities and intricacies of Accounting.  Prior to her time at the Schulich School of Busi

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Diana Graham

Diana Graham is an educator for the Schulich School of Business, York University, with a proven track record in the design, implementation and management of large scale change in financial institutions. Respected for her leadership capabilities and q

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Bert Kohen

Bert Kohen teaches Financial Analysis and Control for Managers at the Schulich School of Business, York University.  With a comprehensive approach to learning, Bert transplants his 30 years of real-world industry experience inside the classroom

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Atipol Bhanich Supapol, PhD

Atipol is a highly rated professor at the Shulich School of Business at York University. He specializes in alternative financial arrangements, international technology transfer, multinational corporations as well as economic development of South East

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Healthcare Sector

Kim Bercovitz

Dr. Kim Bercovitz is a leading healthcare professional who teaches Healthcare Management for the Schulich School of Business, York University.  Over 17 years of practice, Kim has demystified tough research topics and connected with hard-to-reach

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Kathy Brooks

Ms. Brooks has over 22 years of experience in the private and public sectors working with educational, program, and financial data. Her experience includes teaching, training, data analyses, system and program evaluation, cash forecasting, system aut

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Kevin Empey

S. Kevin Empey is chief executive officer of Lakeridge Health. He is a chartered accountant and Canadian healthcare executive who is also a graduate of Harvard’s Advanced Management Program. Kevin has been president and CEO at Lakeridge since July 2

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Eric Fonberg, MD, MPH, MBA, CCFP (EM) D-ABDA

Dr. Fonberg received his medical degree from the University of Western Ontario. He received a Masters Degree in Public Health from Harvard University and a master’s degree in Business Administration from the University of Toronto. He has certificatio

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Louise Hartley

Dr. Louise Hartley is director of York University’s Psychology Clinic. She is a registered psychologist and also holds a corporate coaching certificate. Dr. Hartley has expertise in the field of organizational development, which includes both individ

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Claire Mallette

Claire Mallette is the director of the School of Nursing at York University. Prior to coming to York she had a diverse career in academia, administration, research and clinical practice, and held roles as a faculty member, chief nursing officer and m

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Tara McCarville

Director, Courtyard Group

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Roderick Morgan

Rod is the lead instructor for Schulich School of Business’s Master Certificate in Lean Six Sigma Black Belt program. Having instructed and coached thousands of Six Sigma Black Belts, Green Belts and Champion in Canada and internationally, he is one

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Monica Olsen, MHRD, BScN, BA

Olsen and Associates Consulting Inc. Monica Olsen is an organization effectiveness consultant and a long-standing member of the PMI faculty. Her expertise focuses on the areas of leadership development, facilitation, curriculum design and profession

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Emma Pavlov, MBA

Program Director The Masters Certificate in Healthcare Management Schulich Executive Education Centre Schulich School of Business, York University

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Rebecca Repa

Rebecca Repa is president of St. Peter’s Hospital & integrated vice-president diagnostic imaging and laboratory medicine at St. Joseph's Healthcare Hamilton and Hamilton Health Sciences. Rebecca began her role as president of St. Peter’s Hospita

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Joy Richards, RN, PhD

Dr. Richards is Vice-President Health Professions and Chief Nursing Executive at University Health Network in Toronto. She is a past-president of the Academy of Canadian Executive Nurses (ACEN) and holds clinical appointments at the University of Tor

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Tyson Roffey

Tyson Roffey is currently the Chief Information and Privacy Officer at CHEO (Children’s Hospital of Eastern Ontario). Recent accomplishments at CHEO include the creation of a five-year plan; implementation of a pharmacy system, nursing documentation

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Deborah Tregunno

Deborah Tregunno is an Associate Professor in the School of Nursing at York University, Toronto. She holds a PhD (Health Policy, Management and Evaluation) from the University of Toronto, specializing in the field of organizational behaviour and perf

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Brenda Zimmerman

Brenda is an associate professor at the Schulich School of Business at York University and a partner in Change-Ability Inc. At York, Brenda recently founded and directs the Health Industry Management Program. Brenda teaches leadership, problem solvin

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Human Resources

Innovation

Rhona G. Berengut, MBA

Rhona is an award winning part-time faculty member of York University’s Schulich School of Business, Program Director for SEEC’s Schulich Mini-MBA: Essentials of Management, and founding partner of SIGMA Strategic Solutions Inc. where she works with

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Keka DasGupta

Currently president of Precision Marketing Group Inc., Keka is a PR and marketing veteran. She has been teaching companies and institutions the principles of ethnic marketing for almost a decade. Her skills were honed through her work with high profi

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Lee-Anne McAlear

Lee-Anne McAlear is Program Director, Centre of Excellence in Applied Innovation Management for the Schulich Executive Education Centre, York University. Lee-Anne is an experienced facilitator, writer, consultant and speaker with a background in inno

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Megan Mitchell

Program Director, Centre of Excellence in Innovation Management, author and founding partner of Mitchell Consulting. Megan is one of Canada’s top innovation practitioners with over 20 years experience in innovation, marketing, sales, HR and leaders

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Leadership

Kristin J. Arnold

As a member of the Executive Development Faculty at the Schulich School of Business, York University, Kristin J. Arnold, MBA, CMC, CPF, CSP is passionate about people being engaged in working together.  As a high stakes meeting facilitator, trai

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Rhona G. Berengut, MBA

Rhona is an award winning part-time faculty member of York University’s Schulich School of Business, Program Director for SEEC’s Schulich Mini-MBA: Essentials of Management, and founding partner of SIGMA Strategic Solutions Inc. where she works with

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Mark Bowden

Mark is a leader in both European and North American training, with a solid track record of lecturing regularly at the UK's top universities including Oxford and Cambridge, and academies, including the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). A highly d

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Scott Campbell

Scott is an accomplished speaker, consultant and author with more than twenty years of management and leadership experience. He works with clients across Canada, in the United States, and globally. His enthusiastic, humorous and high-energy style, ma

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Cy Charney, BA, MBL, PAdmin

Cy Charney is one of the Schulich School of Business, York University’s top instructors. As a leading Canadian thought leader in the area of organizational performance, Cy has developed a variety of unique interventions to help organizations in both

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Fares Chmait

Fares Chmait is an instructor for the Schulich School of Business, Executive Education Development, and York University.  Career wise, since 1986, Fares has enabled a wide variety of companies to meet their business goals. Inspired and inspirati

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David S. Cohen

Considered one of the thought leaders in the area of talent management, David has been speaking on the topic of management and leadership for more than 25 years, and his work crosses all business sectors. His passion is aligning an organization's peo

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Wesley Cragg

Dr. Wesley Cragg teaches the Management 3 – The Leaders Program at the Schulich School of Business, York University.  With a specialization in Policy/Strategy and Responsible Business, Cragg offers all participants of his courses not only a thorough

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Guilherme (Glem) Dias

Glem Dias is an award-winning talent management practitioner with diverse industry experiences from Investment Banking, Software, Telecommunications, Pharmaceuticals and Retail. He has been in global roles within Fortune 500 companies managing the de

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Jim Harris

Jim Harris is one of North America’s foremost management consultants, public speakers, authors and thinkers on change and leadership. He has 20 years’ experience as a professional speaker and consultant, and speaks internationally at more than 40 co

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Chris Irwin

Chris Irwin is a Principal at Measure of Success Inc., a consultancy that partners with organizations to support, monitor and improve performance by clarifying priorities and aligning activity. He also teaches negotiations and stakeholder management

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Corey Jack

Corey Jack is a Program Director with the Schulich Executive Education Centre where he coaches and instructs executives across a myriad of organizations.  Corey possesses unique and extensive experience in the field of corporate universities, st

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Alan Kay

Alan Kay of The Glasgow Group is a Solution Focused change specialist focused on organizational strategy and people development. He is a peer-reviewed member of the Solution Focus governing body (SFCT), where his work with clients in multiple sectors

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Suzie Labonne

Suzie Labonne is consultant in management with a focus on change and organizational development.  She helps clients with deep transformation initiatives both through redesign and change management.  Her areas of expertise include Human Reso

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Tracey Levison

Tracey Levison is an experienced instructor who specializes in experiential learning by facilitating programs that focus on team building and leadership development.  Tracey has a Philosophy Degree from the University of Western Ontario and is a memb

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W.G.M. (Bud) Lush

Bud Lush has been a Schulich Executive Education Centre faculty member since it’s inception. He is also the Chair and Chief Technical Officer with Atocrates Project Sciences. He is a multiple award winning international consultant/instructor with ove

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Lee-Anne McAlear

Lee-Anne McAlear is Program Director, Centre of Excellence in Applied Innovation Management for the Schulich Executive Education Centre, York University. Lee-Anne is an experienced facilitator, writer, consultant and speaker with a background in inno

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Françoise Morissette, MEd, PCC

Françoise is a consultant, academic, and author with a national profile. She is a major contributor to the field of Organizational Development (OD) with a proven ability to think and act across systems. Consequently, her career spans across the count

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Mark Norman

Mark is a professional leadership consultant and trainer with extensive experience facilitating teams and relating to the psychology of human dynamics in the workplace. He has led major organizational change initiatives for diverse clients including

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Colin Pearson

Colin Pearson is a guest instructor with a focus towards organizational development for the Schulich School of Business, York University.  Participants often praise his down-to-earth presentation style which has ultimately allowed him to work success

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Brett Richards, PhD

Brett Richards is a senior Facilitator for the Schulich School of Business, York University and holds a doctorate in Human Organizational Systems.  As an expert in mapping and developing thinking and emotional capabilities which increase individ

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Sid Ridgley, MBA, CSP

President, Simul Corporation Sid Ridgley specializes in areas focused on leadership development for the Schulich School of Business, York University.  He provides insights, guidance and practical tips & hints to leaders in their pursuit of

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Blair Roblin

Blair Roblin, Managing Director of Corporate Finance, Transactions and Valuations with Farber Financial Group, has 25 years experience in financing, structuring and advising on mergers and acquisitions in roles as an investment banker, lender and con

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Hazel Rosin

Hazel M. Rosin is a professor of Organizational Behaviour at York University's Schulich School of Business. She received a PhD in Organizational Behaviour in 1986 from Yale University and previously worked at IBM World Headquarters in New York. A Cer

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Carmen Rossiter

Carmen Rossiter is Program Director for the Centre for Governance, Risk Management & Control at the Schulich Executive Education Centre. She leads the program supported by a faculty and guest speakers comprised of academics, professional facilita

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Ori Schibi

Ori is the high-energy owner of pmKonnectors.com, a consulting, training and placement practice. With 23 years’ experience in driving organizational change, operational improvements, software implementations, Agile adaptations, project recoveries and

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James P. Scott

James Scott has 30 years of experience in corporate finance leadership roles, both as a consultant to and executive with large multinationals. He has had key roles on risk management executive teams for billion-dollar capital projects and internatio

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Joseph Sherren, CSP, CSPGlobal, HoF

Joe Sherren, President of Ethos Enterprises Inc., is a management effectiveness expert who has spoken to more than 4,000 audiences in over 30 countries in the areas of leadership, team development and group motivation. His corporate experience includ

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Lee Watchorn

C.L.F. Watchorn teaches Corporate Development: A Global Perspective Program for the Schulich School of Business, York University.   Mr. Watchorn had a lengthy career with Sun Life Financial and for 8 years he was responsible for all of Sun

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Tom Wesson

Tom Wesson is Associate Professor of Strategic Management at the Schulich School of Business and teaches in both the MBA and Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA programs. For the past 10 years, Tom worked with the Commonwealth Secretariat in the area of P

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Management

Clément Beaumont

Clément Beaumont developed his Project Management and manager competencies serving with the Canadian Forces (CF). While serving at the National Defence Headquarters, he worked as Project coordinator for two major projects. Following that, he was appo

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Rhona G. Berengut, MBA

Rhona is an award winning part-time faculty member of York University’s Schulich School of Business, Program Director for SEEC’s Schulich Mini-MBA: Essentials of Management, and founding partner of SIGMA Strategic Solutions Inc. where she works with

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Mark Bowden

Mark is a leader in both European and North American training, with a solid track record of lecturing regularly at the UK's top universities including Oxford and Cambridge, and academies, including the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). A highly d

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Laura Boyd-Brown

An accomplished speaker, seminar leader, strategist and coach, Laura Boyd-Brown, BBA, CAE, CHRP, RPR, CPSC, has gained invaluable insights in business with more than 25 years of corporate experience. A graduate in Business from Mount Saint Vincent Un

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Gladys Carroll, PMP

Gladys manages teams with strong leadership ability and a positive and supportive approach. She has facilitated seminars throughout North America, delivering workshops on various aspects of business and technology. She develops and presents training

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Cy Charney, BA, MBL, PAdmin

Cy Charney is one of the Schulich School of Business, York University’s top instructors. As a leading Canadian thought leader in the area of organizational performance, Cy has developed a variety of unique interventions to help organizations in both

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Karen Chiykowski

Karen is a full-time award-winning instructor at the Schulich Schoolof Business teaching graduate level MBA and BBA courses in management accounting and corporate finance and financial analysis. Prior to joining York, Karen spent 15 years in the fina

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Chip Clark

Chip Clark is an organization development consultant who first learned project management in 1988, working with high-tech project managers in California’s Silicon Valley. She spent the next several years teaching project management skills to product

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David S. Cohen

Considered one of the thought leaders in the area of talent management, David has been speaking on the topic of management and leadership for more than 25 years, and his work crosses all business sectors. His passion is aligning an organization's peo

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Clément Côté, PMP

Clément has more than 20 years experience in project management and complex business analysis, and is currently president of 2C Solutions, a consulting firm specializing in business analysis and project management. Clément’s expertise includes projec

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Wesley Cragg

Dr. Wesley Cragg teaches the Management 3 – The Leaders Program at the Schulich School of Business, York University.  With a specialization in Policy/Strategy and Responsible Business, Cragg offers all participants of his courses not only a thorough

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Terence Flynn

Entrepreneur, innovator, and researcher: Three simple words that best describe the talent and experience of Dr. Terence Flynn. Over the last two decades, Terry has practiced and taught reputation management, strategic public relations management, cri

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Stephen Friedman, MA Pysch

Stephen Friedman is an executive coach, career coach, facilitator and trainer, working in the areas of management interpersonal skills, group development, strategic thinking skills and HR for numerous organizations and individuals. His experience wit

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Chris Irwin

Chris Irwin is a Principal at Measure of Success Inc., a consultancy that partners with organizations to support, monitor and improve performance by clarifying priorities and aligning activity. He also teaches negotiations and stakeholder management

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Corey Jack

Corey Jack is a Program Director with the Schulich Executive Education Centre where he coaches and instructs executives across a myriad of organizations.  Corey possesses unique and extensive experience in the field of corporate universities, st

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Ken Jull

Mr. Jull focuses in the area of risk management strategies to promote regulatory and corporate compliance. Mr. Jull defends regulatory and criminal charges in fields ranging from the environment to competition law, as well as prosecuting on behalf of

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Diana Kawarsky, MA, CCP

Diana Kawarsky specializes in business communications for Schulich’s Executive Education Centre, York University. In addition, she is a facilitator, adult educator, coach and management consultant with Fortune 500 companies throughout North America.

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Alan Kay

Alan Kay of The Glasgow Group is a Solution Focused change specialist focused on organizational strategy and people development. He is a peer-reviewed member of the Solution Focus governing body (SFCT), where his work with clients in multiple sectors

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Alan Kennedy, BA, LLB, CMC

Alan is a recognized expert and consultant on strategy planning and communication, having taught thousands of managers since 1992. He is the author of The Alpha Strategies, Understanding Strategy, Risk, and Values in Any Organization. Alan is a lawye

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Gerry Keogh

Gerry Keogh is an instructor for the Schulich School of Business, York University who specializes in project management.  He has more than twenty-seven years of experience in applying structured project management process across various types of

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Gail Levitt

Gail holds advanced degrees in communications and has over 25 years industry experience. She creates and facilitates training programs for a variety of administrative, business and executive professionals in public and in-company programs in Canada,

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W.G.M. (Bud) Lush

Bud Lush has been a Schulich Executive Education Centre faculty member since it’s inception. He is also the Chair and Chief Technical Officer with Atocrates Project Sciences. He is a multiple award winning international consultant/instructor with ove

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Sandra Martyn, PMP

Sandi is President of The Martyn Group, a consulting company specializing in project management training, project design and implementation. She has over 20 years of experience managing projects in all categories including construction, information s

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Mark Norman

Mark is a professional leadership consultant and trainer with extensive experience facilitating teams and relating to the psychology of human dynamics in the workplace. He has led major organizational change initiatives for diverse clients including

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Theodore Peridis

Theodore Peridis is a professor of Strategic Management and International Business at the Schulich School of Business, York University, in Toronto, Canada and Director of the York Consulting Group.  Theo has taught Strategic Management at the gr

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Sid Ridgley, MBA, CSP

President, Simul Corporation Sid Ridgley specializes in areas focused on leadership development for the Schulich School of Business, York University.  He provides insights, guidance and practical tips & hints to leaders in their pursuit of

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Blair Roblin

Blair Roblin, Managing Director of Corporate Finance, Transactions and Valuations with Farber Financial Group, has 25 years experience in financing, structuring and advising on mergers and acquisitions in roles as an investment banker, lender and con

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Joseph Sherren, CSP, CSPGlobal, HoF

Joe Sherren, President of Ethos Enterprises Inc., is a management effectiveness expert who has spoken to more than 4,000 audiences in over 30 countries in the areas of leadership, team development and group motivation. His corporate experience includ

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Atipol Bhanich Supapol, PhD

Atipol is a highly rated professor at the Shulich School of Business at York University. He specializes in alternative financial arrangements, international technology transfer, multinational corporations as well as economic development of South East

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Michael Twohey

Michael holds his PhD from Cambridge University. He worked at CIBC Wealth Management and Franklin Templeton Investments in Toronto before returning to York in 2001 to work at the York University English Language Institute (YUELI), where he is the Ass

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Elizabeth Walker

Liz has developed and delivered successful presentations to all levels of management during her career as an executive in international advertising agencies in Toronto, New York and London. She is a highly rated instructor at the Schulich Executive E

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Mary Waller, PhD

Dr. Mary J. Waller is Professor of Organizational Behavior at the Schulich School of Business, York University. Her work experience in the petroleum, aviation and software industries, which often involved collaborating in teams under crisis situation

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Marketing

Michael Adams

Michael Adams is a popular public speaker, who offers topical, entertaining talks elaborating the values data presented in his books. In addition to his groundbreaking work in social values analysis, he has conducted traditional polling in Canada for

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Chris Armstrong

Chris Armstrong is a seasoned senior executive with extensive background in marketing, strategy development, strategy implementation, and general management. Chris also possesses strong financial, analytical, and problem solving abilities that comple

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Sue Austin

Sue Austin is a certified professional coach who specializes in leadership and team coaching within both for profit and not-for-profit organizations. Sue is a brand and marketing expert as well.  In 2003, she decided to pursue her passion of lea

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Mark Bowden

Mark is a leader in both European and North American training, with a solid track record of lecturing regularly at the UK's top universities including Oxford and Cambridge, and academies, including the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA). A highly d

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John Bozzo

John Bozzo has almost 30 years’ experience in corporate management, marketing, communications, public affairs, brand management, partnerships, sponsorships and sales support, as well as a proven ability to build strong organizations and brands and in

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Philip C. Brown

Phil Brown is a coach/instructor who specializes in Financial Services with a direct focus within the areas of strategy, sales, and marketing at the Schulich School of Business, York University.  With more than three decades worth of senior exec

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Alexandra Campbell

Alexandra Campbell is a professor of marketing at Schulich and has taught as a visiting professor in Mexico and France. Her consulting experience spans both the manufacturing and service sectors working for companies such as Imperial Oil, Allergan Op

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John Cooper

John is a strategic marketing executive with 30 years experience building and delivering brands in B-2-B service and consumer packaged goods industries. As VP of Marketing for Purolator Courier, he drove customer value with an integrated approach to

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John Dalla Costa

John Dalla Costa specializes in ethics and integrity designed specifically to allow business in both the public and private sectors and also non-government groups to adopt the practices and plan for the future. John is the founder of the Centre for E

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Sanjay J. Dhebar, MBA

Sanjay has a diverse background that includes various commercial management roles for both start-ups and established health-care companies. Prior to that he worked at a Toronto-based advertising agency. Over the last five years he has been an instruc

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Lee Godfrey

Lee Godfrey began working on web-based projects in 1993, making her one of Canada’s internet pioneers. With over twenty years of consulting experience, and nearly a decade as one of Canada’s best known eBusiness educators, Lee brings a solid understa

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Livia Grujich

Livia is a founding partner of ON Q Communications Inc., and brings to the classroom a tremendous level of experience in the fields of marketing and PR. She is a specialist in innovative new-age services that include social media, public relations

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Jeannette Hanna

Vice-President, Strategy, Trajectory As a strategist with 30 plus years of experience, Jeannette's placebrand assignments include Destination DC, Downtown DC, Raleigh NC, Waterfront Toronto, City of Mississauga, the Niagara Region of Ontario, as wel

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Tom Hendrikson

Chief Breakthrough Officer, Sixsense Inc. During his 20-year career in marketing and sales, Tom has helped hundreds of high performers achieve business and personal success. Now as a consultant, he brings clarity to complexity, enabling teams to mov

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Barbara Jones

Barbara has an in-depth background in marketing and training professionals with a broad base of expertise in the financial services industry.  Participants of SEEC programs taught by Barbara will be introduced to skilled planning strategies whic

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Diana Kawarsky, MA, CCP

Diana Kawarsky specializes in business communications for Schulich’s Executive Education Centre, York University. In addition, she is a facilitator, adult educator, coach and management consultant with Fortune 500 companies throughout North America.

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Alan Kay

Alan Kay of The Glasgow Group is a Solution Focused change specialist focused on organizational strategy and people development. He is a peer-reviewed member of the Solution Focus governing body (SFCT), where his work with clients in multiple sectors

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Mike Laba

Mike Laba is passionate about creating great brands. He’s irresistibly drawn to their authenticity, enhanced customer value and the creative storytelling involved in bringing them to life. Drawing on over 10 years experience successfully developing n

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Marcel Massie

Marcel is one of North America’s most experienced marketing and sales executives, with over 30 years of senior marketing and sales leadership in consumer and business-to-business markets, including Procter and Gamble, General Foods, International Pla

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Trina McQueen

Trina McQueen is an adjunct professor specializing in Arts and Media Administration for the Schulich School of Business, York University. Mrs. McQueen is a veteran television broadcaster who has held senior management positions in both public and pri

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Alan Middleton

Assistant Professor of Marketing, Executive Director, Schulich Executive Education Centre (SEEC) BSc (London, UK); MBA & PhD (York) After a stellar 25 year career as a marketing practitioner with Esso Petroleum, UOP Inc. then rising to the posi

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Brenda Pritchard

Partner, Gowling Lafleur Henderson LLP Brenda's practice has focused exclusively on advertising and marketing for more than 25 years. Her clients include top advertising agencies, Fortune 500 manufacturers, production houses and publishers.

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Linda Reeser

Linda spent 15 years working for several major advertising agencies where she managed the communication efforts for a number of high profile Canadian businesses and brands. After leaving the advertising business, Linda worked as a consultant focusing

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Ajay K. Sirsi, PhD

Ajay is a senior marketing professor at Schulich, and one of Canada’s most experienced strategic marketing researchers. His research has won numerous awards internationally. He consults and teaches globally in the field of business-to-business market

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Detlev Zwick, PhD

Detlev is an Associate Professor of Marketing at the Schulich School of Business teaching Interactive and High-Technology Marketing on the MBA level. He has done extensive research in the field of online and interactive marketing, and works in Europe

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Municipal Leadership

Rhona G. Berengut, MBA

Rhona is an award winning part-time faculty member of York University’s Schulich School of Business, Program Director for SEEC’s Schulich Mini-MBA: Essentials of Management, and founding partner of SIGMA Strategic Solutions Inc. where she works with

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Peter Constantinou, PhD

Peter is one of Canada’s leading practitioner-academics in the area of public policy and administration. He has worked as a senior civil servant, chief of staff to a cabinet minister, lobbyist and international consultant. As a professor in the Schoo

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Stephen Friedman, MA Pysch

Stephen Friedman is an executive coach, career coach, facilitator and trainer, working in the areas of management interpersonal skills, group development, strategic thinking skills and HR for numerous organizations and individuals. His experience wit

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Robert Harris, B.Comm, MBA, CHRP

Robert Harris teaches the Masters Certificate in Municipal Leadership at the Schulich Executive Education Centre, Schulich School of Business, York University.  Robert’s areas of expertise encompass change leadership and communications, conflict

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Linda Irvine, RN, BScN, MEd

Linda Irvine has more than 30 years of leadership and education experience having occupied strategic management, education and executive health portfolios while working with a variety of organizations, governments, hospitals and universities.

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Gordon McIntosh, PhD & CLGM

Gordon McIntosh has 34 years of management, educator and consultancy roles in the local government sector. He has provided over 900 governance, strategy and leadership workshop throughout Canada and overseas. Doctor McIntosh’s research work focuses o

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Françoise Morissette, MEd, PCC

Françoise is a consultant, academic, and author with a national profile. She is a major contributor to the field of Organizational Development (OD) with a proven ability to think and act across systems. Consequently, her career spans across the count

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Mark Norman

Mark is a professional leadership consultant and trainer with extensive experience facilitating teams and relating to the psychology of human dynamics in the workplace. He has led major organizational change initiatives for diverse clients including

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Donna Tomie, MPA, CHRP, CEC

Donna Tomie has more than 20 years’ experience in human resources, leadership development, and organizational effectiveness, including both internal and external consulting roles. She has an exceptional track record of partnering with leaders to crea

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Project Management

Patrick van Abbema

Patrick provides consulting expertise on enterprise service strategies for various public- and private-sector clients across the USA, Canada and Europe. His credentials as Certified Project Management Professional (PMP®), Certified Business Analysis

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Don Ball

Don Ball has held a variety of engineering, marketing and sales positions in technical fields over the last 20 years, and understands the processes and challenges involved in commercializing technology products. He is keenly interested in developin

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David Barrett

David Barrett is the President of Solutions Network Ltd., Group Conference Director with Diversified Business Communications Canada and Program Director at The Schulich Executive Education Centre, Schulich School of Business, York University. In his

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Christine Beaulieu

Christine Beaulieu is an experienced information technology executive with more than twenty years of expertise in the management of large I.T. departments and in the implementation and management of information systems. Her career has been largely fo

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Douglas B. Boebinger

Douglas B. Boebinger, PMP, has spent the last 25-plus years assisting companies in various industries as a project manager, consultant and trainer to implement project management and improve their project processes. Doug received his undergraduate an

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Robert Broadbent

Bob Broadbent, MBA, PMP®, is an award-winning senior adviser/instructor with Atocrates Project Sciences. He is a certified adult educator and specializes in the delivery of strategic and financial management programs such as Project Cost Management,

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Philip C. Brown

Phil Brown is a coach/instructor who specializes in Financial Services with a direct focus within the areas of strategy, sales, and marketing at the Schulich School of Business, York University.  With more than three decades worth of senior exec

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Ken Buchanan

Ken Buchanan, MCITP, MCDBA, MCBA, is the senior instructor / solutions architect for Atocrates Project Sciences supporting the Business Analysis and Project Management Masters Certificate programs in the National Capital and Québec regions. A graduat

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Michael Cambron

A bilingual manager with more than 30 years of experience in project management and systems engineering management, Michel has worked at Spar Aerospace, Bombardier, Harmon industries and CAE as a project manager and a process improvement manager. Amo

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Gladys Carroll, PMP

Gladys manages teams with strong leadership ability and a positive and supportive approach. She has facilitated seminars throughout North America, delivering workshops on various aspects of business and technology. She develops and presents training

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Dale Christenson

Dale Christenson is the founder and president of the Project Management Centre of Excellence Inc. He is a Certified Management Consultant and Project Management Professional specializing in project management consulting and training. He combines an e

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Chip Clark

Chip Clark is an organization development consultant who first learned project management in 1988, working with high-tech project managers in California’s Silicon Valley. She spent the next several years teaching project management skills to product

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Malcolm Cowan

Malcolm is a seasoned 35 year veteran of the computer and telecommunication business. He has held a number of senior positions in these industries and has a number of accomplishments in the development, commercialization and marketing of technology.

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Benoit De Grâce

Currently acting as senior VP and regional director for the Project Management Centre, Benoit also provides services in process and methodology definition as well as systems implementation and training. He is also the Director of IFGP – Institut de f

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Ariel Deluy

Ariel Deluy’s experience spans more than 15 years during which he implemented enterprise project management systems, building and managing multidisciplinary and highly effective project teams to deliver complex solution for clients, and providing str

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Roxane Fast

Roxane Fast has a unique blend of expertise including project management, financial management and business analysis holding designations as a Project Management Professional (PMP®), Certified Management Accountant (CMA®) and a Registered PRINCE2® Pr

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Tom Flynn

Tom Flynn is a senior associate of the Project Management Centre with more than 30 years of project management experience. Tom has developed corporate and project management methodologies, as well as numerous project management courses, including cor

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Celine Goodine, BA, MCA, PMP

Celine is a sought after international instructor with experience as a project manager on IT related projects, behavioral science projects as well as course development and delivery projects. She has effectively shaped and supported high performance

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Julie Grabb

Julie is an accomplished project management trainer and coach with more than 20 years' experience within both the public and private sectors. Julie brings a proven success record in project leadership and delivery as well as training. A veteran of mo

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Jack Hellberg

Jack Hellberg developed his project management expertise through a breadth and depth of project management activities lasting 30 years. Projects have been in information technology, industrial controls, business information systems, defence systems,

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Jeff Henry

Jeff Henry is president & CEO of Sinora International Research & Consulting Inc., providing business and project management consulting, education and project planning and management. He has extensive experience in mergers and acquisitions, al

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Doug Land

Doug is the program director, Western Canada for the Masters Certificate in Project Management program. He is also senior vice-president and program director, Western Canada for Atocrates and president of Lobstick Project Solutions Inc. Doug is an aw

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W.G.M. (Bud) Lush

Bud Lush has been a Schulich Executive Education Centre faculty member since it’s inception. He is also the Chair and Chief Technical Officer with Atocrates Project Sciences. He is a multiple award winning international consultant/instructor with ove

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John McIlroy

John is a seasoned project manager with 20+ years experience managing projects for entrepreneurial technology companies. He is a finance specialist with broad experience in software development and web application projects. He has been teaching proje

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Harry B. Mingail, PMP, CBAP, Six Sigma Green Belt

Harry is an expert in the field of project leadership and team dynamics. Harry's books (Project Management Entrepreneuring, The Extraordinary Power of Project Relationships, Business Information Technology Strategic Planning, chapter in book The Keys

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Jim Ouellette

Jim is a certified project director and manager with a 30-year record of successful management accomplishments within the private sector and federal government. Jim’s management experience includes the setup of three project management offices and th

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Wally Peech

PMP Earned Value Management Services Inc.

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Kathryn Pottruff, PMP, MSPM

As President of Pottruff Consulting Inc., Kathryn helps individuals and organizations drive profitable growth by improving how projects, programs, and portfolios are managed. Whether she is giving a keynote address, conducting a workshop, working wit

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Tory Salisbury

Victoria (Tory) Salisbury has more than 18 year’s professional experience in project and process management as a consultant, coach, instructor and project manager, working in various public and private sector industries across Canada, the UK and the

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Alan Williams

Alan Williams retired from the federal government after 25 years of operational management. During this time he developed extensive experience in the project management of advanced communication and electronic equipment, specializing in procurement a

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Public Sector

John R. Allen

John is one of the leading experts and specialists in performance measurement for public sector organizations. He has instructed thousands of public sector leaders on how to effectively develop and implement performance measurement in their organizat

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Rhona G. Berengut, MBA

Rhona is an award winning part-time faculty member of York University’s Schulich School of Business, Program Director for SEEC’s Schulich Mini-MBA: Essentials of Management, and founding partner of SIGMA Strategic Solutions Inc. where she works with

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Stephen Friedman, MA Pysch

Stephen Friedman is an executive coach, career coach, facilitator and trainer, working in the areas of management interpersonal skills, group development, strategic thinking skills and HR for numerous organizations and individuals. His experience wit

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Jean-Paul Gedeon

Dr. Gedeon is a professor of management at Seneca College. A published expert in change management, he has extensive management experience in the municipal and charitable sectors. He is also the Director of Education and Professional Development with

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Gail Levitt

Gail holds advanced degrees in communications and has over 25 years industry experience. She creates and facilitates training programs for a variety of administrative, business and executive professionals in public and in-company programs in Canada,

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Alex Lowy

Alex is an internationally renowned management instructor specializing in the creation of innovative work processes and information systems. As co-founder of Digital 4Sight, a global technology-solutions consulting firm with headquarters in Toronto a

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H. Ian Macdonald

Ian Macdonald is President Emeritus, York University; Professor of Public Policy and Economics and Director of the Master of Public Administration Program at Schulich School of Business.  Prior to his time at York University, Ian has held positi

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Amin Mawani

Amin Mawani is an Associate Professor of Taxation at the Schulich School of Business at York University in Toronto. He holds a PhD in Taxation from the University of Waterloo, LLM in Taxation from Osgoode Hall Law School at York, and his MA in Econom

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Rob Quail

As Director of Enterprise Risk Management at Hydro One, Rob developed much of Hydro One’s pioneering ERM methodology. He has successfully applied ERM techniques to a diverse range of business problems and decisions. Rob is a contributing author to th

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Tom Wesson

Tom Wesson is Associate Professor of Strategic Management at the Schulich School of Business and teaches in both the MBA and Kellogg-Schulich Executive MBA programs. For the past 10 years, Tom worked with the Commonwealth Secretariat in the area of P

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Retail Leadership

Jim Danahy

In his role as director of the SEEC Centre for Retail Leadership, Jim Danahy works closely with the SEEC team of executive education experts to carefully listen to client goals, custom-design professional development experiences and to attract the in

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Risk Management

Ken Jull

Mr. Jull focuses in the area of risk management strategies to promote regulatory and corporate compliance. Mr. Jull defends regulatory and criminal charges in fields ranging from the environment to competition law, as well as prosecuting on behalf of

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Sales

Kim Benedict

Kim is a strategic adviser, public speaker and facilitator on topics related to talent acquisition including social media, recruitment and retention and leveraging the employment value proposition.

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Rhona G. Berengut, MBA

Rhona is an award winning part-time faculty member of York University’s Schulich School of Business, Program Director for SEEC’s Schulich Mini-MBA: Essentials of Management, and founding partner of SIGMA Strategic Solutions Inc. where she works with

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Philip C. Brown

Phil Brown is a coach/instructor who specializes in Financial Services with a direct focus within the areas of strategy, sales, and marketing at the Schulich School of Business, York University.  With more than three decades worth of senior exec

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Lorella DePieri

Lorella DePieri is Program Director for the Centre of Excellence in Sales Leadership. Her areas of training expertise include sales and sales management, corporate culture and wellness, facilitation, presentation skills, team building, negotiation sk

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Wayne Ferrell

Wayne is a consultant and college instructor with a wide background in telecommunications. His specialty is driving results through collaboration. In addition to teaching at SEEC, Wayne is a part-time faculty member at Sheridan College and Humber Col

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Nick Foster

Nick Foster is an experienced executive who spent 30 years practising the craft of sales and marketing in North America's high-tech industry. Today, Nick is consulting with companies who are looking to create more conscious alignment between their cu

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David Gibson

David Gibson is an instructor at the Schulich School of Business, York University who specializes in in competitive intelligence, benchmarking and market analysis, and has instructed managers on effective intelligence gathering techniques for diverse

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Murat Kristal

Murat Kristal, PhD, is an associate professor of operations management at Schulich School of Business at York University. He teaches in the areas of business operations strategy, channel management and customer modeling. Dr. Kristal received his PhD

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Dave McBride

As Vice-President, HR Operations, Dave has responsibility for the overall HR Operations support for Xerox Canada. These responsibilities include Executive Talent Development, Industrial Labour Relations, Change Management Initiatives and Mergers and

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Joseph Sherren, CSP, CSPGlobal, HoF

Joe Sherren, President of Ethos Enterprises Inc., is a management effectiveness expert who has spoken to more than 4,000 audiences in over 30 countries in the areas of leadership, team development and group motivation. His corporate experience includ

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Carmen Simon, PhD

Co-founder of Rexi Media, Carmen teaches outstanding presentation skills. She has helped companies revolutionize communication design, applied in face-to-face virtual, or on-demand settings. Carmen is a forward thinker and a cognitive scientist. She

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Ajay K. Sirsi, PhD

Ajay is a senior marketing professor at Schulich, and one of Canada’s most experienced strategic marketing researchers. His research has won numerous awards internationally. He consults and teaches globally in the field of business-to-business market

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Brian Harrison Smith

For more than two decades, Brian Harrison Smith has been a business educator. As an educator for the Schulich School of Business, York University, Brian has applied his wealth of knowledge to occupying the minds of SEEC participants who have been for

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Elizabeth Walker

Liz has developed and delivered successful presentations to all levels of management during her career as an executive in international advertising agencies in Toronto, New York and London. She is a highly rated instructor at the Schulich Executive E

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Security & Safety

Walter Perchal

Since completing undergraduate and graduate studies, Walter Perchal has taught a broad range of courses at York University in Toronto. He has also been a Special Visiting Professor in a number of countries and adjunct faculty in the Schulich BBA Prog

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George Platsis

George Platsis sits on the board of directors of the National Defense Foundation (Washington, DC), concurrently, serving as the director of the research centre. Formally, he was a Fellow at the Atlas Economic Research Foundation (Washington, DC), and

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Six Sigma

Michael Ewing

Michael Ewing has over 18 years of experience in sales and business strategy, with an emphasis on coaching, negotiation, CRM, marketing, and P&L management. Michael has served over 16 years at American Express, most recently as VP and GM of Trave

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Travis Ratnam

P. Eng, MBA Travis Ratnam is Director, Quality and Master Black Belt for Brambles Industrial Limited. He is responsible for the global deployment of a Lean and Six Sigma based continuous improvement program across all Brambles business units, and de

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Ed Welsh

Ed is a highly accomplished Lean and Six Sigma professional with significant experience leading continuous process/product improvement and excellence initiatives. He has trained and coached individuals and senior leaders on Lean Six Sigma methodologi

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Strategy

Rhona G. Berengut, MBA

Rhona is an award winning part-time faculty member of York University’s Schulich School of Business, Program Director for SEEC’s Schulich Mini-MBA: Essentials of Management, and founding partner of SIGMA Strategic Solutions Inc. where she works with

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Philip C. Brown

Phil Brown is a coach/instructor who specializes in Financial Services with a direct focus within the areas of strategy, sales, and marketing at the Schulich School of Business, York University.  With more than three decades worth of senior exec

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Cy Charney, BA, MBL, PAdmin

Cy Charney is one of the Schulich School of Business, York University’s top instructors. As a leading Canadian thought leader in the area of organizational performance, Cy has developed a variety of unique interventions to help organizations in both

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John Cooper

John is a strategic marketing executive with 30 years experience building and delivering brands in B-2-B service and consumer packaged goods industries. As VP of Marketing for Purolator Courier, he drove customer value with an integrated approach to

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Graeme Deans

As an instructor for the Schulich School of Business, York University, Graeme Deans is an expert in the effects of mergers on business. His specialties include business and marketing strategy, organizational design and effectiveness, and, especially

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Sanjay J. Dhebar, MBA

Sanjay has a diverse background that includes various commercial management roles for both start-ups and established health-care companies. Prior to that he worked at a Toronto-based advertising agency. Over the last five years he has been an instruc

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Pamela Divinsky, PhD

Pamela has more than 20 years of experience in corporate strategy, social change research, management consulting and corporate responsibility strategy development and implementation. Core to the work of The Divinsky Group, which she founded, is the b

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Alan Kay

Alan Kay of The Glasgow Group is a Solution Focused change specialist focused on organizational strategy and people development. He is a peer-reviewed member of the Solution Focus governing body (SFCT), where his work with clients in multiple sectors

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Alan Kennedy, BA, LLB, CMC

Alan is a recognized expert and consultant on strategy planning and communication, having taught thousands of managers since 1992. He is the author of The Alpha Strategies, Understanding Strategy, Risk, and Values in Any Organization. Alan is a lawye

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Alex Lowy

Alex is an internationally renowned management instructor specializing in the creation of innovative work processes and information systems. As co-founder of Digital 4Sight, a global technology-solutions consulting firm with headquarters in Toronto a

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Lee-Anne McAlear

Lee-Anne McAlear is Program Director, Centre of Excellence in Applied Innovation Management for the Schulich Executive Education Centre, York University. Lee-Anne is an experienced facilitator, writer, consultant and speaker with a background in inno

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Megan Mitchell

Program Director, Centre of Excellence in Innovation Management, author and founding partner of Mitchell Consulting. Megan is one of Canada’s top innovation practitioners with over 20 years experience in innovation, marketing, sales, HR and leaders

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Theodore Peridis

Theodore Peridis is a professor of Strategic Management and International Business at the Schulich School of Business, York University, in Toronto, Canada and Director of the York Consulting Group.  Theo has taught Strategic Management at the gr

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Ajay K. Sirsi, PhD

Ajay is a senior marketing professor at Schulich, and one of Canada’s most experienced strategic marketing researchers. His research has won numerous awards internationally. He consults and teaches globally in the field of business-to-business market

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Kevin Tasa, BComm, MSc, PhD

Kevin Tasa is an Associate Professor of Organizational Behaviour at the Schulich School of Business, York University. His current research focuses on ethical influences on negotiator behavior and the transfer of negotiation skills back to the workpla

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Supply Chain & Logistics

Catherine Booth

Catherine Booth is Chief Information Officer, Plexxus, a Shared Services Organization serving the largest hospital sector in Canada. Catherine’s extensive background in IT and program management includes a major back office transformation in Ontario’

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Mike Croza

Mike Croza is Managing Partner of Supply Chain Alliance Partners, a company he founded in 1993. Mike’s corporate background includes senior logistics management roles with Magna International (Tier One automotive supplier) and Acco Brands (office pro

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Diane Fitzgerald

Diane Fitzgerald’s area of expertise for the Schulich School of Business, York University involves Supply Chain & Logistics Management.  As an industry senior executive for over 20 years, Diane mixes a unique combination of industry validate

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Mark Gallant

Mark Gallant is Director of Inventory Planning & Replenishment for The Home Depot Canada. In his role, he optimizes all inventory and in-stock positions across all distribution centres and stores, as well as forecasting and replenishment systems.

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Scott Hadley

Scott Hadley PhD has more than 13 years of international experience in the area of Supply Chain Management. He brings value to participants by helping them to identify strategic and tactical opportunities in the Supply Chain. Scott will help partic

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Kathryn Pottruff, PMP, MSPM

As President of Pottruff Consulting Inc., Kathryn helps individuals and organizations drive profitable growth by improving how projects, programs, and portfolios are managed. Whether she is giving a keynote address, conducting a workshop, working wit

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Alan Saipe, MASc, PhD

Alan Saipe has been involved with supply chain and logistics management for most of his working career – as a consultant, an educator and a line manager. As director of operations at Connaught Laboratories Limited he rightsized the company’s insulin

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Joseph Sherren, CSP, CSPGlobal, HoF

Joe Sherren, President of Ethos Enterprises Inc., is a management effectiveness expert who has spoken to more than 4,000 audiences in over 30 countries in the areas of leadership, team development and group motivation. His corporate experience includ

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Brian Harrison Smith

For more than two decades, Brian Harrison Smith has been a business educator. As an educator for the Schulich School of Business, York University, Brian has applied his wealth of knowledge to occupying the minds of SEEC participants who have been for

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Mark Thomas

Mark Thomas is the Program Director for the Centre of Excellence for Supply Chain Management at SEEC, President of META Management Consulting and a regular instructor on Designing and Operating World Class Distribution and Change Management. Mark is

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Laurie Turnbull

Laurie Turnbull, CITT, PMM, is responsible for implementing supply chain performance improvements for  customers of Cole International Inc., a national third-party logistics firm providing customs brokerage, transportation and warehousing s

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Ric Williams

Ric Williams is President of Williams and Goffin Consulting Inc. He has had extensive experience in the health care industry through work with a broad range of pharmaceutical manufacturers, medical device suppliers, medical laboratories and the Canad

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Sustainability

Pamela Divinsky, PhD

Pamela has more than 20 years of experience in corporate strategy, social change research, management consulting and corporate responsibility strategy development and implementation. Core to the work of The Divinsky Group, which she founded, is the b

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Jim Harris

Jim Harris is one of North America’s foremost management consultants, public speakers, authors and thinkers on change and leadership. He has 20 years’ experience as a professional speaker and consultant, and speaks internationally at more than 40 co

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Lee-Anne McAlear

Lee-Anne McAlear is Program Director, Centre of Excellence in Applied Innovation Management for the Schulich Executive Education Centre, York University. Lee-Anne is an experienced facilitator, writer, consultant and speaker with a background in inno

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