Muzzy Ali

Muzzy Ali

Co-founder at Wheelzo/Student at Wilfrid Laurier

  • Waterloo ON


Strategy and business development student with experience designing, assisting, and implementing a broad range of growth and realignment initiatives.

Experience of taking part in sales in a public golf course/ski hill builds on track record within the sales industry.

  • Designed and negotiated a successful social media campaign leading to a 10% increase in customer inquires
  • Developed a working partnership with a range of low end golf equipment schools to donate old clubs
  • Assisted in the planning of multiple corporate golf events, attracting over 1000 visitors over the course of the summer. In charge of logistical planning on the day of event while clients were golfing. 
  • Created and integrated a department wide invoice processing system resulting in savings of over $2000 while reducing turnaround time by 5%.

Work History

Work History


Apr 2014 - Present
  • Sales - identified new opportunities to where new business could be brought in. This involved maximizing user base and ensuring team members were aware of targets.
  • Strategy - Built relationships with local businesses, customers, and the community through meetings and public booths.
  • Advertising - currently in the process of negotiating with local businesses over costs and terms over adverts on website.

Financial Analyst

OMERS Pension Fund
May 2014 - Present
  • Finance - ensured that on a daily basis, OMERS total cash being disbursed to vendors tallied with processing system .
  • Coordinated meetings with senior executives to provide updates on monthly department costs, to identify anything over budget.
  • Effective time management - working part time through the year in Toronto while studying full time in Waterloo.

Director of Digital Media

Devech Technologies
Jun 2014 - Dec 2014
  • Marketing - developed marketing strategies for client via both indirect and direct marketing. This involved developing a strategy, communicating plans with client, and gaining approval to run.
  • Digital outreach strategies resulted in an increase of  views on linked in page, increase in Twitter following, and an increase in Facebook likes.

Sales Associate/Golf Instructor

Braeben Golf Coure
May 2011 - Sep 2013
  • Advertising - assisted in developing local ad campaigns within the community in order to increase student enrollment in junior camp/league programs. 
  • Events - assisted in development of events held at the golf course. This included making sure all requirements were met day of.
  • Organized a range of events including men's nights to large corporate gatherings. 

Accounts Payable Intern

OMERS Pension Fund
May 2013 - Aug 2013
  • Managed the accurate and timely processing of up to 60 invoices per day for large – multi site organizations.
  • Performed internal controls over financial reporting testing with 7 separate entities involving investments, fixed assets, and ROI.

Skiing Instructor

Glen Eden Snow School
2011 - 2012
  • Successful completion of CSIA level 1 certificate
  • Ensured the safety and smooth running of customers, while dealing with complaints, and helping out with staff problems.
  • Promoted ski school through public booths to promote enrollment in programs.
  • Was awarded 2011-2012 instructor of the year for outstanding performance.



Bachelor of Economics and Accounting (Honours)

Wilfrid Laurier University
May 2012 - Sep 2016


Technical Skills: Bloomberg Analytics Certification, Excel, PowerPoint, Basic VBA, Financial Modeling.
 Activities: Wilfrid Laurier Leadership Ambassador, VP of External Affairs at LIFA, Laurier Launchpad Participant
Volunteer Experience: Provincial Competition Judge – DECA Ontario
Interests: International Travel, Baseball, Basketball, TED Talks, Real Estate, International Development, Personal Investing