Advisory services- market research/ marketing, growth management, opportunity and technology reviews, business growth planning, economic development plans, investment attraction, operations, manufacturing reviews & lean manufacturing, R&D plans/ innovation, public/ college applied research. Speaker and presenter for professional development workshops. Successful projects: resulted in >$130m in new investments. Approved consultant for Tecterra, IRAP, AITF, others. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org or website.
Projects with public sector, associations, technology companies, IRAP DTAP, MAS for strategic/ business plans, marketing, feasibility analysis, process improvements, organization, management. Projects in manuf, change mngt, marketing, operations, policy, strategic & corporate issues.
34+ years in mngt consulting in Canada and internationally with experience in agri-food, business, manufacturing, technology, services and R&D.
-ICD Member, Institute of Corporate Directors
-Board- Watersmart, Calgary
-Chair- Trade/ Market Access/ Economic Development- Edmonton Chamber
-Conference & Transition Committee- CMC- CAC
-ICMCA, Registration Committee
-Past-President Alberta Chambers of Commerce and member Canadian Chamber Board-past. Edmonton Chamber member, Edmonton Chamber
-Past Senior Advisor to IICA- Inter American Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (35 nation members)
-Past business advisory committee member- Edmonton Airports Authority
-Event & Marketing committee- ICMCA (Alberta), national Advocacy Committee, CAMC, AARI strategy committee
-Past-Pres or Exec or Committee on ESNA, CCAA, AARI, AIC, sports and community league.
Specialties: advisory- technology and product reviews, programs review, strategic and business planning, facilitation, innovation plans, economic development plans, marketing and policy advice. Have completed a number of centres of excellence with colleges/ universities. Work with public sector, NGOs and companies. Development of manufacturing business networks, rural economic plans, regional innovation plans and foreign investment attraction.