Surranna Sandy is an Entrepreneur, Career Management & Business Coach supporting executives, professionals and entrepreneurs tap into their unique and authentic brands to achieve exceptional career and business success.

As the President & CEO of Surcorp Group, Ms. Sandy spearheads the organization’s Career Management initiatives, and possesses an award-winning track record of success across résumé and cover letter writing, career and interview coaching, job-search and networking coaching and Internationally Educated Professional career integration. She is personally involved in facilitating on-going career coaching for several executive clients with international credentials in the financial, technical and marketing sectors. Furthermore, Ms. Sandy has been engaged by several Government of Ontario bodies to design and deliver Career Management training sessions and seminars in order to educate public sector employment services staff on how to best the support and facilitate the needs of Internationally Educated Professionals and Foreign-Trained Skilled Workers.

Ms. Sandy brings to the table over 14 years of hands-on experience encompassing human resources management, career coaching, executive & leadership coaching and award-winning résumé writing. She is a Certified Professional Résumé Writer, Certified Employment Interview Coach, and Certified Résumé Strategist for IT professionals, Certified Career Coach and former Human Resources Management Professional with Fortune 500 companies. Ms. Sandy has been featured as a subject matter expert on Business News Network (BNN), 680 News, CBC Radio, Virgin Radio, Global Television News, CFRB 1010, and featured in,,, Toronto Sun, and the National Post.


A champion for her clients, Surranna’s motto ‘Your Success Partner’ perfectly encapsulates what she desires for every client she works with.


As the CEO and President of Surcorp Group of Companies, Surranna brings over 15 years of hands-on experience encompassing entrepreneurial business leadership, human resources management, career counselling, career transition coaching, corporate outplacement and resume writing. In launching the Surcorp Group, Surranna Sandy strove to create an organization focused on inspiring and equipping her clients with the tools, knowledge and determination required to realize their unique career objectives.


Ms. Sandy has evolved the Surcorp Group into the premier career management firm in Canada and leads a team of 30+ client centric resume writers, career coaches and career managers in servicing clients globally. Currently, operating under several banners, including Resume Solutions, RS Outplacement, Hire Impact and Career Management Solutions, the Surcorp Group team of certified resume writers, career coaches, HR consultants, and counsellors offer industry leading resume writing, interview, and career coaching and counselling services for clients with diverse employment backgrounds.

Here are a few of Surranna’s Certifications and Qualifications:

  • Certified Resume Specialist – Information Technology (CRS-IT)
  • Certified Professional Resume Writer (CPRW)
  • Certified Employment Interview Professional (CEIP)
  • Certified Web Portfolio Practitioner (CWPP)
  • Certified Job & Career Development Coach (JCDC)
  • Certified Job & Career Transition Coach (JCTC)
  • Masters of Business in Administration (MBA), expected completion in 2012
  • 15+ years in executive business leadership, human resources, resume writing, career coaching management & outplacement consulting.

Surranna Sandy also holds additional qualifications in the Human Resources including multiple International Awards in recognition for her achievements and successes within the Career and Resume Writing industry.

Work History

Work History

Mar 2003 - Present

President & CEO

Surcorp Group of Companies
Company Overview

Over the past 10 years, Surcorp Group has built expertise across multiple sectors, including career management; resume writing, interview coaching, outplacement, workshop facilitation & training, and HR consulting. Currently, operating under several banners, including Surcorp Resume Solutions, RS Outplacement, Career Management Solutions and Hire Impact, our team of Certified Resume Writers, Interview & Career Coaches and Outplacement Consultants offer industry leading résumé writing, interview, career coaching and outplacement counselling services for clients with diverse employment backgrounds.

Our firm has been subcontracted by government and corporate, global and national organizations to manage various types of career development, outplacement and human capital projects, as well as by educational institutions to facilitate the professional entry of students into the workforce. Surcorp Group offers a dynamic and strategic Career Services partnership to provide clients with effective, resume writing, interview coaching, personal branding, web portfolios development, online identify development, resume distribution to propel our clients to achieve career success.

Our career management services a solid combination of innovative resume writing, strategic career coaching and career marketing tools/resources that equips our clients with the confidence, knowledge and materials needed to launch an effective job search, explore alternative opportunities and secure new employment.

Furthermore, as a PS Online Certified Supplier, Surcorp Group passed a comprehensive Trading Partner Agreement (TPA) screening issued by Public Works and Government Services of Canada (PWGSC).

Deemed capable of servicing contracts for all three levels of government, including Municipal, Provincial and Federal, Surcorp Grouphas provided Career Management consulting services to multiple Provincial and Municipal bodies, including the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, the Ministry of Transportation and Halton Region Employment Services. Additionally, we have recently acquired Reliability Status with Industrial Security Registration Services/Services d'enregistrement-Sécurité industrielle; PWGSC/TPSGC.

Experience & Expertise

Surcorp Career Coaches and Resume Writers have award-winning expertise and broad labour-market knowledge, having worked with thousands of clients across 90 different industries. Our staff has deep experience across human resources management, technology management, professional writing, journalism, operations management and executive businesses management.

Our Certified Resume Writers have written 50,000+ résumés for professionals, students, executives, management, and other specialized fields. We are experts at handling complex résumé writing issues such as employment gaps, lack of education & training, job-hopping, age discrimination and career changes. Our multidisciplinary career coaching professional excel at assisting clients to better understand their capabilities, and formulate targeted career objectives, which are closely aligned with the skills and interests of the client. In the event a client requires additional training or professionalization, the coach collaborates with the client to build a professional development program that will empower the client with the required training, skills, knowledge and tools to more effectively pursue their desired job targets. Additionally, the coach helps the clients to design a personalized work-search campaign and execute a step-by-step job-seeking plan, providing feedback, additional resources, motivation and accountability throughout the process.

Our dedication to accessibility ensures that we are particularly sensitive to, and aware of issues facing all Canadians, including internationally trained professionals and recent immigrants to Canada who are challenged with professional integration and adapting their training and experience to meet Canadian labour requirements. We take great pride in furnishing clients with the tools and techniques to navigate complex career transitions with success, and undertake their next steps with confidence.

Personalized Services

Through one-on-one consultations tailored to each individual’s unique experiences and career objectives we are able to provide personalized and targeted career development support that intimately aligns with the evolving needs of professionals from diverse industry markets ranging from Business, Finance, Technical, Health Care sectors to Support, Administrative, Education and Public Service sectors. We have written 35,000+ professional resume for individuals hailing from over 90 industries. We generate 90% of our business through referrals from satisfied clients. The Surcorp Group is a member organization of the Professional Association of Resume Writers & Career Coaches, the Career Management Alliance, and Career Directors International.

2002 - 2003

Human Resources

Labatt Breweries of Canada
1997 - 2002

Human Resources

TD Bank



LinkedIn Profile Writing

Interview Coaching

Corporate Outplacement Counselling

Job Search Strategy Coaching

Corporate Outplacement Counselling

 Corporate Outplacement Counselling



BA in Arts

University of Toronto

Diploma in Management Studies

University of Leicester

Certificate in Human Resources Management

Ryerson University

Master of Business Administration (MBA) '12

University of Wales