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Leadership, Communications and Public Relations Expert
Grant Ainsley is a keynote, workshop and training facilitator on the topics of leadership communication, public relations, media relations and social media solutions. Grant Ainsley has worked with politicians, CEO’s, association leaders and people from dozens of professions to make them better communicators.
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Harassment in the Workplace, Customer Service, Customer Loyalty and Sales Expert
Elaine Allison, (CSP) is known as a Customer Care Advocate and is an international keynote speaker; trainer, consultant and author of the bestselling book The Velvet Hammer: PowHERful Leadership Lessons for Women Who Don't Golf.
Elaine is passionate on transforming companies and organizations via modern customer service strategies to be number one in their industry.
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CEO, Business Coach, Paralympian
Mark Bentz is a speaker, entrepreneur, and coach with a passion for helping others to live an exceptional life, without limitations. Born and raised in Vancouver, Mark was diagnosed with a degenerative eye disease at the age of 9.
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The People Skills Expert
Nicholas Boothman has been called “one of the leading authorities in face-to-face communication in the world” by The New York Times. He has taught his revolutionary techniques of “Risk, and Rapport, by Design” to thousands of corporations, colleges and universities around the world including the Harvard and London Business schools.
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Communication, Negotiation and Customer Service Expert
Keynote Speaker, consultant and trainer, Tim Breithaupt has an innate ability to connect with his audiences through his lively blend of sales logic, simplicity and humour. Tim is an expert in teaching others how to effectively communicate with internal and external relationships.
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Expert Master of Ceremonies and Awards Host
Peter Brown has always had one foot in two different worlds. By day, he’s spent two decades as an award-winning radio host, celebrated for his intellectual curiosity, thorough research and intelligent questions.
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Bully Free at Work, Respect, Leadership, and Communication Expert
Valerie Cade has earned worldwide acclaim as a professional keynote speaker and business consultant. Valerie truly has a gift for inspiring those who work to support and lead others, whether it’s in healthcare, government, the corporate sector, education or not‐for‐profit settings.
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Corporate Trainer, Life Coach, Author, Keynote Speaker (Times of stress, Change and Burnout)
CJ Calvert is a professional speaker and author of Bouncing Back Through COVID-19 and Living an Exceptional LIFE. CJ Calvert speaks on a daily basis before world-class organizations such as IBM, Bank of Montreal, and Sick Kids Hospital.
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Comedian - Stress Management and Humour Expert
As a long-time stand up comedian, Judy Croon is used to being in the spotlight. Judy Croon is the creator and host of “Laughlines” and “Stand Up for The Girls” which have raised over $650,000 for breast cancer research.
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Communication, Leadership, and Change Expert
Kristen Cumming possesses a great deal of energy, passion and humour and it shows during her presentation. Kristen offers over 20 years public speaking experience spanning keynote addresses, breakout sessions and endnote presentations.
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Business Growth, Customer Service and Sales Expert
Russ Dantu is an internationally renowned speaker who has been delivering workshops, seminars and keynotes on customer service, presentation skills and successful trade shows since 1997. Dantu has over 30 years of management, sales and customer service experience.
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Change and Transition Management Expert
Mark DeVolder is the Change Specialist and a pioneer in the field of transition management. Unique in the industry, DeVolder is one of the few speakers who teaches leaders how to change.
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Communication, Marketing and Public Relations Expert
A dynamic, self-starter with over 25 years international experience across a wide spectrum of the tourism industry. Dr.
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Leadership, Conflict Resolution, Change and Emotional Intelligence, Expert
Dr. June Donaldson (MBA, EdD), is a seasoned people development pioneer.
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Canadian Police Whistleblower against an impenetrable system to improve the ethical standard
While employed as a police officer, Kelly Donovan did what she thought was her obligation and made a disclosure to the board that there were unethical practices within the police force’s internal affairs division. As a result, she faced retaliation.
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Cyber Bullying, Communication Health & Wellness and Psychology Expert
Dr. Ganz Ferrance holds a Ph.
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Agriculture, Farming and Succession Planning Expert
Elaine Froese (CSP), is a lifelong farmer. Every day, she uses her background in conflict resolution and communication to help fellow growers and ranchers face make-or-break issues head on - so they can focus on the business of farming.
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Leadership, Transformation and Communication Expert
Kevin Gangel is CEO and Founding Partner of Unstoppable, a consultation organization, whose noble cause is “to promote leadership for a transformed world”. Unstoppable is a ‘future-driven thinking' consultancy and its primary business is delivering Cultural Transformation.
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Teamwork, Communications and Mentoring Expert
Michael Garska is the President of Novacom International, SuccessToolChest.com and FindAMentor.
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Diversity, Inclusion and Multicultural Workforce Expert
Gobinder Gill is a #1 Best Selling Author on Amazon – “Achieving Prosperity through Diversity.” He trains companies in the art of Diversity and Cultural Sensitivity to bring greater harmony, productivity and profitability in the workplace.
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Communications, Productivity, Inter-generational Workplace Expert
Paula Goebel delivers high-energy and practical professional development workshops, seminars and keynotes. She is a seasoned speaker, corporate trainer and educator specializing in the areas of Business Communications, Leadership, and Personal Growth.
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Conflict Management, Communication, Collaboration & Resilience Expert
Charmaine Hammond is a highly sought-after business keynote and workshop speaker, entrepreneur, author and educator who teaches and advocates the importance of developing trust, healthy relationships and collaboration in the workplace. She has helped clients in many industries build resilient and engaged workplaces, develop high trust/high accountability relationships, and solve workplace issues that get in the way of success and profitability.
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Comedian, Author and Cancer Survivor
Robert Hawke is a speaker, comedian and cancer survivor. He uses his 20 years of comedic experience and the lessons he learned in his battle with cancer to uplift and entertain audiences across the country.
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Adventurer, Two-Time Cancer Survivor, Resilience and Teamwork Expert
Whether your organization wants to climb back from adversity or hit your peak performance, Alan Hobson delivers. A two-time cancer survivor, world adventurer and bestselling author, Alan is a renowned public speaker and specializes in creating custom-built presentations.
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Communication, Negotiation, Behavioral Economics Expert
Keld Jensen is a sought-after international keynote speaker, delivering his presentations across Asia, Europe and the USA and Canada. His highly engaging speaking style and his innovative content have made him a sought-after keynote and workshop presenter for senior corporate executives, legal and professional associations, trade organizations, and government agencies and diplomatic officials.
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Innovation, Leadership and Humor and Workplace Culture Expert
Certified Speaking Professional and Canadian Speaking Hall of Fame inductee Michael Kerr is an international business speaker, very funny motivational speaker, workshop trainer, and the author of 8 books including, The Jerk-Free Workplace: How You Can Take The Lead to Create a Happier, More Inspiring Workplace; The Humor Advantage: Why Some Businesses Are Laughing All the Way to the Bank; and Hire, Inspire, and Fuel Their Fire: How to Recruit, Onboard, and Train New Employees to Live Your Culture Out Loud. Whether virtual or in-person, Michael’s presentations offer relevant, practical ideas delivered with his memorable brand of high-energy, clean humour.
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Business Strategy, Leadership, Productivity and Performance Expert
Ken Larson has owned and operated Champion Performance Systems since 1996, and is considered an expert in high-performance executive coaching, strategic thinking, execution planning, executive leadership & team development, and overall business growth.
He delivers high-impact keynote presentations on human high performance, strategic thinking / execution planning, leadership, authentic living, and inspiration.
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Business Intelligence, Human Resources and Retirement Expert
Terry Lashyn who has a B. Comm and a CPA, CMA is a seasoned leader who has the ability to connect with the audience on a variety of topics.
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Leadership, Mental Health, Productivity and Resilience Expert
Deri Latimer knows how to have a healthy brain; Deri Latimer lives the experience of having one every day!
Turning personal tragedy into purposeful action, she transforms research in neuroscience, positive psychology, and human performance to deliver a message that is loaded with simplicity and practical application.
A TEDx Speaker, author, and organizational consultant, Deri combines a business degree with over 20 years of experience engaging audiences across every sector.
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Accountability, Leadership, Communications, and Employee Engagement Expert
Eddie LeMoine, a Canadian-born international renowned author, keynote speaker, seminar leader and corporate trainer. He specializes in leadership, employee engagement, stress management, safety and the psychology of success.
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Truth and Reconciliation, Aboriginal and First Nation Expert
Janice Makokis, the oldest sibling of the Makokis family, is a legal scholar, mother and Indigenous consultant from Saddle Lake Cree Nation located in Treaty 6 territory. She holds a B.
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First Nation & Indigenous Expert
Dr. Patricia Makokis, is one of Canada’s grass roots Indigenous servant leader, consultant and expert.
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Leadership, Communications, Team Building and Transformation Expert
What does it take to leave an audience altered through a keynote or workshop presentation? It takes the kind of talk that delivers such a fundamentally penetrating message that you are left compelled to act on what you hear. This is exactly what you get when Vik Maraj speaks.
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Injury Prevention, Occupational Therapist, Stress Management Expert
Occupational therapist Sylvia Marusyk is an entertaining speaker who gives her audiences the tools to build healthy lives and work places. She’s fun, she’s sassy and she’s passionate about safety, health and wellness! Her lively presentations focus on a proactive approach to creating vitality, personally and corporately.
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Conflict Resolution, Communication and Negotiation Expert
Gary McDougall is a retired police officer who served with the Calgary Police Service for 25 years. For the last nine years of his career he was a member of the Hostage and Crisis Negotiation Team.
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Paralympian Snowboarder, National Standing Amputee Hockey Athlete, Keynote Speaker
Curt Minard had a dream in 2012. Which was to set out and inspire individuals who didn't "believe" they could achieve greatness, simply because they had a disability.
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Entrepreneur, Sales, Leadership and Communication Expert
Certified Speaking Professional (CSP) Keynote Speaker, Paula Morand is a multi-award-winning entrepreneur, author and philanthropist. She brings a vibrant energy, humor and wisdom to her leadership building, revenue boosting, strategy expanding keynote presentations to ignite individuals, organizations and communities to lead change, growth and impact.
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Change, Leadership and Performance Expert
Audiences love Marc Andre Morel's (CSP) content-rich but accessible presentations filled with stories, analogies, humour and energy! Part of what makes him so compelling is the strength of his message, delivered with passion, creativity and authenticity. His charismatic delivery and style inspire participants to immediately take action and use it at work and in their personal lives, making the total experience even more enriching.
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Quebec Difficult Conversations
Resiliency, Happiness and Seniors Expert
With a Masters Degree in Clinical Psychology, Patricia Morgan speaks to thousands of people each year. She works with organizations that want to help strengthen their people’s personal resilience.
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The Power of Yes, Master of Ceremonies and Emcee Experts
Graham Neil (Bachelor of Journalism, Bachelor of Sports Management) is a popular, charismatic international award winning Senior Television Reporter at CTV Edmonton. He has over 25 years experience in the broadcast industry, covering everything from city politics to arts & entertainment.
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Workplace Culture, Employee Management and Conflict Resolution Expert
Sheila Newel began an extensive career as an instructor at SAIT where, after 10 years of instructing and supervising instructors, she was promoted to Dean of Applied Arts & Sciences. Seven years later, Sheila joined the President and Vice President of Finance in their desire to meld the academic and support departments, taking on the role of Director of Human Resources in order to do that.
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Energy Mover & Mental Health Advocate
Experience comes in many shapes and forms as we journey our path on earth. Some are labeled as good, happy, or nice.
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Sales and Customer Service, Entrepreneur, Business Strategy and Business Growth Expert
Marty Park is a rare breed. At the age of 21, while most students are neck-deep with homework and weekend plans, Marty was running his first company, with 8 staff members on payroll.
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Business Leader and corporate culture transformation Expert
Satyen Raja is widely known as the private transformational mentor, advisor and confidant to the powerful, thoughtful and influential. Satyen Raja, A remarkable living synthesis of eastern wisdom and western practicality, Satyen Raja combines the power of the Warrior and wisdom of the Sage to inspire leaders worldwide into their highest impact and personal fulfillment.
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Leadership, Management, Change, Workplace Culture and Influence Expert
According to a recent Gallop survey, only thirteen percent of employees are actively engaged and satisfied in their chosen vocation. High levels of disenchantment and frustration impact productivity and performance, as many seek a greater connection to their work and life purpose.
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Leadership, Confidence Communications and Public Relations Expert
Natasha B. Russell, BCMM, PCC (NBR) is the Founder and CEO of NBR Strategic Solutions.
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Business Influencer and Franchising Expert, Business & Corporate Speaker
Darryl Sangster is an experienced speaker, presenter, influencer, entrepreneur, author and Darryl Sangster is recognised by his colleagues as a business and franchise expert who has the ability to speak as a former CEO and Franchisor, having built, bought, created and sold multiple businesses and franchise brands over the past 20 years.
Having failed more than the average person, Darryl Sangster also hit some massive home-runs throughout his career and he is extremely vocal and proud of how both the failures and the home-runs provide valuable lessons to each of us as we travel the road to business success.
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Educator, Positive Leader, Difference Maker, and Best-Selling Author
Lindsay Sealey earned a B.A.
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Public Communications, Performance and Master of Ceremonies Expert
Lauren Sergy is a public speaking and presentation wizard and communication catalyst for professionals, businesses, and beyond. Lauren busts myths and unlocks the skills of master speakers and communicators using a variety of lenses, including rhetoric, politics, business, and performance art.
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Five Time Author, International Speaker, Big Impact Coach
Mike Skrypnek is a transformational business coach, five time author and international speaker, Mike’s Grow Get Give philosophy holds the keys to success that the world’s most successful entrepreneurs know, and he implemented, to achieve big impact in his life and the lives of thousands of entrepreneurs, advisors, business owners and the millionaire next door.
It all started with one question: "How can I give $1 million to charity every year, while building a sustainable business and great life?"
Mike found a path that lead him to success.
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Revitalization & Psychosocial Wellness Expert, for people who are ‘nice for a living’!
Stephanie Staples (CSP), is a recovering burnt-out nurse and a serial entrepreneur. She has founded three businesses (two successful – one a nightmare, you can’t win them all!) and is the 2014 Manitoba Woman Entrepreneur of the Year Contribution to Community award winner.
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Workplace Relationships expert, helping teams learn to PLAY NICE in the Sandbox, communication, conflict resolution, speaker, trainer, author
Penny Tremblay helps people learn to play nice in the sandbox…and when they don’t, she helps them fix broken relationships.
As we approach 2021, it is more important than ever for workplaces to inspire collaborative teamwork.
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Burnout Prevention, Health and Wellness and Healthcare Expert
Jody Urquhart is holds national and international recognition as motivational speaker for a variety of audiences. She specializes in humour and purpose to enhance wellness and perspective.
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Inter Generational Workforce, Cross Cultural Communication, Diversity and Inclusion Expert
Tina Varughese (CSP) is a 'hilarious, dynamic, thought-provoking, humourous, energetic and engaging' speaker. She offers workshops and keynotes on a number of topics including Diversity, Inclusion, Unconscious Bias, Inter Generational Workforce, Cross Cultural Communication and Sales, Leadership Staff Recruitment and and Work-Life Balance.
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Leadership, Productivity, Employee Engagement and Emotional Intelligence Expert
Corina Walsh is the President of Shift People Development and author of The Engaged Employee Blueprint. Corina’s superpower is her ability to take complex leadership and management principles and make them easy to learn and master – empowering companies to shift performance and progress.
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Newfoundland and Labrador Difficult Conversations
Change, Workplace Culture, Teamwork, Performance and Business Expert
Evan Weselake is an eloquent speaker and facilitator. Evan has conducted more than 1,200 workshops and keynotes in the past decade.
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Emotional Intelligence, Transformational Life and Mindset Coach
Leisse Wilcox is a transformational life and mindset coach who teaches purpose-driven individuals how to elevate their impact using emotional intelligence. A passionate speaker, dynamic thought leader, author, NLP practitioner, podcast host, taco enthusiast, cancer survivor, and mom of three, her entire experience has been about coming home to her truest self, and to call herself “beloved.
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An Award-Winning International Speaker, Bestselling Author, and Social Entrepreneur
Samra Zafar is an award-winning international speaker, bestselling author, and social entrepreneur who advocates for equity, inclusion, mental health and human rights. Samra Zafar has been recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Most Powerful Women by Women’s Executive Network in 2019 and Top 25 Inspirational Women in Canada.
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