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Ms. Lois Gray, CMC

Management Consultant,
Lois Gray Management Consulting Ltd.

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Winnipeg, MB

Ms. Lois Gray, CMC


Management Consultant,
Lois Gray Management Consulting Ltd.

Bio

Lois Gray is a management consultant and innovation advisor, specializing in strategic planning, marketing, and business development. She brings a background in life sciences and management, with entrepreneurial experience in technology-focused environments. With over 25 years of experience supporting product and service innovation, Ms. Gray has a particular interest in working with innovative high-growth companies, ranging from young start-ups to mature firms.

She is also a professional writer and communicator who excels at the intersection between science, technology, innovation, business, and the public interest. She is particularly adept at interpreting complex technical and scientific material for non-technical audiences. She draws from her background as a manager, marketer, business analyst, trade publications journalist, and consultant to create engaging and authoritative materials. She recently completed a corporate history book for a diversified Canadian firm.





Education

University of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
MBA, 2007
2004 To 2007

Univeristy of Manitoba
Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada
BSA, 1979
Crop Science, Soil Science, Entomology
1974 To 1979

Consults to Industry

  • Aboriginal Services
  • Accommodation and food services
  • Administrative and support waste management and remediation services
  • Agriculture forestry fishing and hunting
  • Arts
  • Associations
  • B2B
  • Educational services
  • entertainment and recreation
  • Health care and social assistance
  • Information and cultural industries
  • Management of companies and enterprises
  • Manufacturing
  • Other services (except public administration)
  • Professional scientific and technical services
  • Professional Services
  • Public administration
  • Venture Capital/Early Stage Financing

Designations

  • CMC

Degrees

  • Bachelor of Science Agriculture
  • Master of Bus. Admin

Job History

Lois Gray Management Consulting Ltd.
Management Consultant
Winnipeg, MB
September 1986 - present

National Research Council , Industrial Research Assistance Program
Concierge Advisor and Business Analyst
Winnipeg, MB
February 2008 - August 2013

University of Manitoba
Graduate Program Assistant
Winnipeg, MB
January 2004 - January 2007

Borealis Internet
Business Development Manager and Communications Consultant
Prince George, BC
January 1995 - January 2003

Robertson Gray Communications
Consultant: Marketing and Communictions
Prince George BC, and Saskatoon SK, BC
January 1986 - January 1995

Country Guide Magazine
Journalist
Winnipeg MB and Milton ON
January 1980 - January 1985

Consulting Service Areas

  • Human resources
  • Marketing
  • Strategy

Consulting Regions

  • Alberta
  • British Columbia
  • Canada
  • China
  • Hong Kong
  • Manitoba
  • Northwest Territories
  • Nunavut
  • Ontario
  • Saskatchewan

Languages

  • English