MEL CLIFFORD | MBA, PMP
Having worked across Europe, China, and North America as a professional director of organizational change and project management for over 30 years, Mel stands out as a powerful and knowledgeable resource for any business wanting to grow their organization and enjoy greater project success.
Mel has lectured at several Universities and Institutes in the UK, Ireland, and Canada and assisted in the development of the new Certification of Project Management course at Okanagan College University. Mel’s past and present memberships include: MBA Association Ireland, Institute of Project Management Ireland, Project Management Association of Canada, and the Project Management Institute (PMI). Mel has also served as the past Chairperson for: Ireland China Association, Technical & Marketing Committee Global Standards 1 Ireland, and Health Action Overseas International Voluntary NGO. Many of the business sectors in which Mel has successfully delivered major projects include: Financial, IT, Retail, Print Media, Aviation, Logistics, Health Care, Academia, and Advertising.
Mel is a published Author, CEO & Founder of CliffordRobbins Consulting, Co-Founder of Newayz Education, and father to three successful young men. His personal passion is sharing the key philosophy that creating lasting change in any area of your life is impossible without first completely accepting personal responsibility and recognizing that change is in your hands.
ANNIE MACLEOD | PMP
Annie began her 30+ year career in the Tech Sector working on projects that included a national software implementation and data collection centre. She led the national prototype project to measure productivity in postal plants for Canada Post.
Annie’s PMP designation and expertise in a variety of project management methodologies has allowed her to successfully complete projects in industries as diverse as Telecom, Aviation, Municipal Development and Human Resources with such happy clients as The University of Calgary, TELUS, WestJet Airlines, Group Telecom, and The City of Calgary among others.
As CEO & Founder of Business Improvement Consulting Services Inc, Annie also incorporates a passion for Business Process Redesign by offering her proprietary methodology that allows her customers to quickly and inexpensively review existing business processes and redesign them in a way that removes barriers and better meets customer's needs - all for a reasonable fixed fee. Well over 100 such successful redesigns have already been delivered to BICS satisfied customers.
Annie’s wisdom and kindness with people leaves a lasting impression. 20 years after mentoring a young project administrator, Annie received the following message: “Every time I see you post on LinkedIn it brings a smile to my face and I am reminded of how young and naive I was when we were working together, yet you always made me feel like I was doing all the right things. Thank you for that; something every young person needs.” -Janet
TRENT JANISCH | CPC
Trent Janisch is an Amazon #1 bestselling author, CEO & Founder of ThePowerYouAre Personal Development, Co-Founder of Newayz Education.
Specializing in “soft skills”, Trent works as a Personal Coach and Corporate Trainer to help people develop better relationship, communication, and stress management skills so they can build better teams, families, personal lives, and corporate cultures. Trent has personally coached successful individuals in Canada, USA, UK, Ireland, and Hong Kong; designed and facilitated public relationship and communication workshops; and worked as a Trainer with companies like Disney Interactive helping them to enhance their team and organizational culture.
As an avid fan of self-development, Trent is continuously learning and adding to the education and training he has in the fields of Hypnotherapy, NLP, Rational Emotive Behavioural Therapy, Strategic Intervention, Life Coaching, Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction, Heartmath™, EFT, and a variety of neuroscience-based techniques for producing personal change.
JOIN US AT SOMA CRAFT CIDERY!
This beautiful getaway location is the ideal retreat for this 2-Day Workshop!
Location: 4485 Sallows Road * Kelowna, BC
Registration: 8:00am Thursday September 12, 2019
Day 1: 8:30am - 4:30pm Thursday September 12, 2019
Day 2: 8:30am - 4:00pm Friday September 13, 2019
Tickets include lunch and coffee breaks both days.
Guest rooms available for those wishing to spend the night at an additional cost and can be arranged directly with Soma Craft Cidery by calling (250) 764-2148.
Seating is restricted to only 25 attendees.