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Mr. Darrell Toma, CMC, CAC

Toma & Bouma Management Consultants

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Mr. Darrell Toma, CMC, CAC


Toma & Bouma Management Consultants

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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: dtoma@tbmc.ca or website.
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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.

Education

Banff School of Managment
Banff, Alberta, Canada
Advanced Marketing Management, 1988
Marketing
1988 To 1988

University of Alberta
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
BSc, MSc Resource Economics, 1979
economics, trade, management
1972 To 1979
Advisor: Dr. W. Phillips

Honors and Awards

Alberta Centennial Medal
Alberta Government
2005

Distinguished Agologist
Alberta Institute
1997

Make it Happen Award
CCAA
1998

Queen's Golden Jubilee Medal
Governor General
2005

Professional Associations

International Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture
2006 - 2012

Edmonton Chamber of Commerce
1982 - 2015

Institute of Certified Management Consultants- Alberta
1982 - 2015

Economics Society of Northern Alberta
1982 - 2003

Alberta Institute of Agrologists
1980 - 2015

Canadian Consulting Agrologists Association
1980 - 2013

Consults to Industry

  • Management of companies and enterprises
  • Manufacturing
  • Public administration

Other Designations

  • CAC
  • P.Ag

Designations

  • CAC
  • CMC

Degrees

  • Master of Economics

Job History

Toma & Bouma Mngt Consultants
Professional Mngt Consultant PAg CMC
January 1991 - present

Consulting Service Areas

  • Strategy

Consulting Regions

  • Alberta