Bio Page 3 Strategic Clients
A SELECTED LIST OF STRATEGIC PLANNING CLIENTS
PROFESSIONAL SERVICE FIRMS:
These include Architectural firms (Architectura – voted one of Canada’s Best Managed Companies, now sold); several Engineering companies, including global Most Respected Jacobs Engineering, original Green leader Keen Engineering; Law Practices, Financial Services and international Consulting companies such as Watson Wyatt Worldwide; Deloitte.
Includes work on the Faculty of South Africa’s leading Business School in Johannesburg (supported by De Beers and Anglo American Corporation). Followed by several years of part-time design and piloting Executive Programs for UBC and other Business Schools. Work on Strategic Issues for BC Colleges, including what was then Douglas College.
Also worked with the Board of Governors of UBC, and the Board and Foundation Board of JIBC. Strategic issues for UBC Continuing Studies.
Completed parent-faculty and strategic reviews for the most successful new Private School in B.C. Southridge School. Also helped Shawnigan Lake School with strategic update. Currently involved with a leading Canadian School District including some in depth planning with a colleague.
Major and complete tailored strategic planning exercises for the all of the following organizations.
Simons Mining Group; TimberWest; Weldwood; Canfor; FPInnovations; Anglo American Corp; De Beers Diamonds (Boart).
YVR (Vancouver International Airport – highly rated in customer service) work here was at a management strategic planning level and also at a Board Level.
YVRAS (Vancouver International Airport Services).
CN (Canadian National Rail)The BC Rail Group; several Trucking organizations.
Helped with the concept, formation and team building of P &O Portsthe BCR Marine Group; Vancouver Wharves, CASCO Terminals (containers).
Three Marine Associations:
BCMEA, WFEA and NSWIA Group. Also The Greater Vancouver Gateway Council – multi-modal.
Children’s and Women’s Health Center of B.C., and other current work with health organizations and teams of surgeons. UBC Faculty of Dentistry. Northern Health Authority for three strategic reviews.
Forintek Forest Products Research, and FERIC, now called FPInnovations; WFEA, BCMEA, NSWIA, Justice Institute of BC, UBC Continuing Studies, Wild Bird Trust.