Work experience

Work experience
Dec 2009 - Present

Director of Operations


Reporting to the Vice President of Operations, the Director of Operations is responsible for the operational and financial success of multiple retail stores and for communicating and overseeing the processes and standards of corporate business strategy and tactics.

Feb 2008 - Apr 2009

Book Project

Consequence of Leadership

Wrote and published my first book - Consequence of Leadership - Principles of leadership revealed from within a large organization.

Oct 1983 - Feb 2008

District Manager 2002 to 2008

Multi-site business and operations manager. Led a large team of store managers in business units representing $165 million in annual sales, in the increasing of sales, reduction of expenses and improvement the productivity of inventory, achieving maximum profitability.

Store Manager, Sherwood Park, Kingsway - 1998 to 2002

Led store teams in all aspects of store operation driving profitable growth, management of expenses and inventory, achieving excellence in store condition and Human resource management.

District Operations Manager - 1997 to 1998

Multi-site operational manager

Led the teams in a group of 12 retail stores in all operational aspects of the business driving efficiency and reducing expenses and inventory shrinkage.

Store Manager, Lloydminster, Swift Current - 1991 to 1997 Assistant Store Manager - 1989 to 1991 Supervisor & Associate positions - 1983 to 1989



Retail Executive Development Program

1996 - 1996

Certificate, Human Resources Management

Hudsons Bay Company / University of British Columbia