Dave Smith is a leadership coach and consultant serving leaders and their teams to forge new levels of effectiveness and healthier cultures. He is an accomplished executive leader and entrepreneur from multiple start-ups in different industries to one of Canada’s ‘50 Best Managed Companies’. No stranger to virtual leadership, Dave has led, and coached teams spread across Canada for over 20 years. He is accredited in multiple professional associations (CMC, ICF, CIM) and numerous coaching and training systems.
Dave’s career path is dotted with major pioneering initiatives that have sparked innovation, strong business growth and healthy cultural transformations including founding roles in the launch of two financial organizations. In addition to chief executive and finance roles, he led extensive new product & training development in petroleum marketing, banking, insurance, credit card services including Interac Direct Payment Service. Accomplished speaker, facilitator, and writer with national/international experience. Governance and volunteer repertoire include chair of a credit union, national pension plan delegate, vice-chair at St. Paul’s Hospital, Agri-Food Equity Fund Investment Board member & various non-profits and community/school Boards.
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