Vancouver Community College Alumni

Adam Giesbrecht

Liverpool, Merseyside, United Kingdom
Hospitality Professional

Vancouver Community College
Hospitality Administration/Management

Central Perk   September 2014 - March 2015
LuvCravings   November 2012 - April 2014
Indigo   May 2013 - February 2014
TREES ORGANIC   May 2010 - January 2012
Starbucks   June 2007 - March 2009

Teamwork, Coaching, Recruiting, Reviews, Team Building, Leadership Development, Data Analysis, New Business Development, Communication, Microsoft Office, Employee Training, Lifestyle Coaching, Communication Training, Management

Alejandro Calderón Gómez

Sant Quirze Del Valles, Cataluna, Spain
Gestor Comercial

ESIC: Business & Marketing School

Vancouver Community College
English Studies

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona
Licenciado, Economía

CaixaBank   February 2015 - Present
Wilmington Inese   April 2014 - February 2015
Wilmington Inese   2012 - 2013
Roche   2008 - 2010

Marketing Strategy, Español, Teamwork, SAP, Administración y..., Gestión de relaciones..., FrontPage, Insurance, Inglés, Trabajo en equipo, Aseguradoras, Ventas, Business Strategy, Mercadotecnia, Estrategia empresarial, Estrategia de..., Human Relationship, Spanish, Servicio de atención al..., Redes sociales, Microsoft Office, Sales Operations, Lotus Notes, Microsoft Excel, Sales, Negociación, Customer Service

Alexandra Pottier

Aquitaine, France
Photographer at

Vancouver Community College   1991 — 1994
Professional Photography Program, Photography

Experience   2010 - Present
Alexandra Pottier [Photographe]   January 2012 - Present
FIE - International Fencing Federation   2007 - Present   2007 - Present
Magnum Photos   July 1994 - August 1994
BL/LB (Leo Burnett)   1989 - 1991

On Location, Lightroom, Wedding Photography, Fashion Photography, Studio Photography, Fine Art Photography, Landscape Photography, Black & White, Event Photography, Photos, Photography, Portrait Photography, Portraits, Sports Photography, Architectural..., Image Editing, Travel Photography, Photojournalism, Studio Lighting, Lifestyle Photography, Headshots, Digital Photography

Andreas Greiner

Berlin Area, Germany
Management Consulting

Vancouver Community College

Self-employed   Vertriebs VorstandVTZ1992 - 1996
VTZ   1992 - 1996
VTZ   1992 - 1996
VTZ   1992 - 1996

Anna Cottage

Southend on Sea, United Kingdom
Artist Make Your Mark Arts
Fine Art

University of East London   2008 — 2011
BA Honours, Fine Art, First Class Honours

Vancouver Community College   2006 — 2007
Substance Use Counselling Skills

Thurrock College   1998 — 1999
BTEC National Diploma, Foundation Fine Art

King John Sixth Form College   1996 — 1998
A Level Art, Economics, Media Studies & General Studies

Fitzwimarc School   1992 — 1997

SGC Glass Ltd.   August 2011 - Present
Make Your Mark Arts (MYM-Arts)   October 2011 - Present
Look Ahead Housing and Care   October 2007 - July 2008
PHS Community Services Society   April 2006 - August 2007
Crafty Kids Club   January 2004 - March 2005

Commissioned Art, Drawing, Contemporary Art, Team Organisation, Art, Monotype, Proposal Writing, Organisational..., Creative Solutions, Grant Writing, Fine Art Photography, Visual Arts, Leading Discussions, Galleries, Modern Art, Mixed Media, Public Art, Art Exhibitions, Workshop Facilitation, Printmaking, Ideas Development, Studio Art, Exhibit Preparation, Sculpture, Collage, Young Adults, Curating, Art Education, Monoprint, Special Education, Fine Art

Annet Schonberger

Apeldoorn Area, Netherlands

Vancouver Community College

Serdar Kirgiz   May 2013 - Present
Play AJANS   January 2012 - 2013

Music Production, Remixing, Record Labels, Songwriting, Recording, Music, Studio Recording, Music Industry

Beat Seiler

Basel Area, Switzerland
Mechanical or Industrial Engineering

TEKO Fachhochschule Olten   2010 — 2013
Dipl. Informatiktechniker HF, Informatik

Vancouver Community College   2004 — 2004
Grade 12 equivalent course

Hatebur Umformmaschinen AG   October 2010 - Present
Hatebur Umfommaschinen AG   September 2005 - September 2010
T M Engineering Ltd.   October 2003 - August 2004
Atlas Machineries Ltd.   July 2002 - July 2003
Proftech AG   August 1999 - July 2001
Hydrel AG   October 1998 - July 1999
Gomina AG   August 1994 - July 1998

Charles Ben Ami

Paris Area, France
Initiative Portfolio Manager at SanminaSCI
Electrical/Electronic Manufacturing

Vancouver Community College   1980 — 1983
Business Administration

Sanmina Corporation   October 2003 - Present
Scala Business Solutions   1992 - 2003
Dialogue Logique S.A.   1991 - 1991
EBB Informatique S.A.   1989 - 1991
Grand Magasins La Placette S.A.   1984 - 1989

Project Planning, ERP, Program Management, IT Strategy, Requirements Analysis, IT Service Management, Consulting, Software Project..., Project Delivery, Team Leadership, SDLC, Team Management, Management, IT Management, Business Process, Project Management, PMP, Process Engineering, Project Portfolio..., Project Implementation, CRM, Resource Management, Business Intelligence, Integration, Cross-functional Team..., Business Analysis, PMO

Cheryl Kitson, PMP

London, United Kingdom
Project Management
Online Media

Project Management Institute
Certified PMP, Project Management Professional

Emily Carr University of Art and Design
BFA, Photography

Scrum Alliance
Certified ScrumMaster

The University of British Columbia
Certificate, Interactive Project Management

Vancouver Community College
Diploma, Multimedia

AKQA   May 2014 - December 2014
Cognifide   February 2014 - March 2014
R/GA   June 2013 - September 2013
Blast Radius   May 2013 - June 2013
we are experience   April 2013 - May 2013
LBi   October 2011 - March 2013
News International   August 2011 - October 2011
Syzygy   April 2011 - June 2011
SapientNitro   November 2010 - March 2011
Tribal DDB   August 2010 - October 2010

Agile Project Management, Web Project Management, Project Management, User Experience, User Interface Design, Information Architecture, Agile Methodologies, E-commerce, Usability, Scrum, User-centered Design, Web Development, Project Delivery, Web Design, Usability Testing, Photography, Mobile Applications, CMS, Software Development

Christina Messmann

Hannover Area, Germany
ESL specialist
Primary/Secondary Education

University of Victoria   1981 — 1986
B.A., Anthropology

Vancouver Community College   1988 — 1990
TESL Certificate

ESL, Teaching English as a..., Literacy, Curriculum Development

Dan Compton

United Kingdom
Front Desk Receptionist at The Doyle Collection

Oxford Brookes University   2011 — 2012
Master of Science (MSc), Hospitality and Tourism Management, Distinction

Vancouver Community College   2010 — 2011
Red Seal Cook, Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General

The University of British Columbia   2006 — 2008
Bachelor of Arts (BA), History

Vancouver Community College   2003 — 2004
Culinary Arts Certificate

The Doyle Collection   October 2012 - Present
Kitsilano Daily Kitchen   July 2011 - August 2011
Hart House Restaurant   August 2009 - May 2011
Four Seasons Hotels and Resorts   July 2007 - December 2008

Microsoft Word, Food & Beverage, Micros, Opera, Fine Dining, Cooking

Danielle Knowles

Chelmsford, United Kingdom
Digital Marketing Executive at Storm Creative
Writing and Editing

Vancouver Community College   2009 — 2010
Certificate, Business and Technical Communication

Vancouver Community College   2005 — 2008
Paralegal Program

Storm Creative.   March 2015 - Present
Solopress Printing and Web Services   June 2014 - March 2015
Self-employed   2009 - 2014
Re/Max Little Oak Realty Inc.   2010 - 2012
Taylor, Tait, Ruley & Company   2007 - 2008
Marcotte Law Office   2006 - 2007

Online Advertising, Copywriting, Email Marketing, Tumblr, Proofreading, MailChimp, Twitter, Social Media, Copy Editing, SEO, Search Engine..., Digital Marketing, Digital Media, Marketing Strategy, Social Marketing, Web Content Creation, Technical Writing, WordPress, Blogging, Market Research, Online Marketing, Press Releases, Advertising, Project Management, Social Media Marketing, Facebook, Corel Draw, Typesetting, Web Content, Client Relations Skills, Constant Contact, User Experience, Marketing Communications, Search Engine Ranking, Microsoft Office, Editing

Debbie Bridge

Brighton, United Kingdom
Director at Bridge the Travel Gap
Performing Arts

Impulse Theatre Company   2008 — 2010

Aldergrove Senior Secondary School   1981 — 1986
Diploma, Music

The University of British Columbia
Bachelor, Music

Vancouver Community College

Bridge the Travel Gap   September 2015 - Present
Debbie Bridge   September 1998 - Present
A'Nother Productions   September 1998 - Present
A'Nother Productions   January 2008 - Present
American Actors UK   October 2010 - October 2012
A'Nother Productions   September 1998 - June 2008
Radio Reverb   2008 - 2008
Vancouver Community College   1986 - 1988

Music, Plays, Dance, Orchestral Music, Choreography, Voice Acting, Classical, Theatre, Choral, Stage, Teaching, Recording, Arts, Editing, Drama, Radio, Improvisation, Dramaturgy, RP, Singing, Acting, Film, Public Speaking, Stage Combat, Voice Over, Arts Administration, Musical Theatre, Shakespeare, Dialects, Concerts, Festivals, Performing Arts, Songs, Vocal

Deborah Savoie

Milano, Lombardia, Italy
Photographer, Art DIrector Zone 11 Media Fusion

Langara College   2009 — 2009
First Year, Electronic Media Design

Instituto di Brera, Milan, Italy   2007 — 2008
Scuola di Artefici, Drawing, Etching, Painting

IDI'AC, Milano   2006 — 2007
Art Director, Art Direction

Queen's University   1994 — 1995
BA, Anthropology

Vancouver Community College   1982 — 1992
Photography, Architecture and General Photography

Helen Lefaux Institute, Vancouver, Canada   1984 — 1985
Diploma, Fashion Design

University of Guelph   1975 — 1979
BaSC, Consumer Studies, Clothing

Neuchatel Junior College   1974 — 1975
Bachelor of Applied Science, Consumer Studies, Clothing

Art director Freelance, photographer   January 2012 - Present
DeSGi Creative Branding and Photography   1989 - Present
AFIP   1990 - 2014
AFIP   1990 - 2014
SACHS Cultural and Heritage Society   January 1995 - January 2013
Zone 11 Media Fusion   January 2010 - March 2012
STAS Italia/Shades International (photo printing, suppliers of archival presentation materials)   July 2009 - May 2011
Savoie Giulini Italian Fashion, Vancouver, BC   1985 - 1989
John Casablancas Career College, Vancouver   January 1980 - January 1985
John Casablancas Elite   January 1979 - January 1982

Painting, Retouching, Image Manipulation, Photoshop, Branding & Identity, Mac, Graphic Design, Photography, Logo Design, Fashion Photography, Public Relations, Image Editing, Digital Photography, Adobe Creative Suite, Corporate Branding, Fine Art, Fashion, Art, InDesign, Advertising, Visual Communication, Illustration, Interior Design, Illustrator, Concept Development, Art Direction, Creative Direction, Portraits, Graphics, Web Design

Denise Parkinson

London, United Kingdom
Head of Film at Emap
Broadcast Media

Vancouver Community College

Erin Brown-John

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
Digital Marketing and Membership Officer at Dance UK and Youth Dance England
Public Relations and Communications

Simon Fraser University   2004 — 2009
BA, Communication

Vancouver Community College   2012 — 2013
RMV, Registered Master Valuer

Canadian Gemmological Association   2010 — 2012
FCGmA, Gemmology

Simon Fraser University   2006 — 2009
Certificate, Sustainable Community Development

Port Moody Secondary School   2000 — 2004

Dance UK, Youth Dance England, ADAD, National Dance Teachers Association   December 2014 - Present
Reel 2 Real: A Celebration of Moving Images for Youth Society   December 2007 - Present
Maple Ridge Pitt Meadows Arts Council   August 2011 - July 2014
Museum of Vancouver   September 2010 - November 2011   June 2010 - August 2011
Museum of Vancouver   July 2010 - September 2010
SFU Local Food Project   May 2009 - December 2009
Vancouver Police Museum   July 2009 - September 2009

Graphic Design, Photography, Marketing, Community Outreach, Blogging, Newsletters, Digital Media, Digital Strategy, Video Editing, Film, Facebook, Social Media, Grant Writing, Email Marketing, Nonprofits

Erin Person

Stockholm, Sweden
Translator, Editor, Ministry for Foreign Affairs (Sweden)
Translation and Localization

Stockholm University   2005 — 2007
Master's Degree, Education

The University of British Columbia   1982 — 1985
Bachelor of Science (BSc.), Rehabilitation Medicine, Occupational Therapy and Physical Therapy

Vancouver Community College   1992 — 1993
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor

Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Government Offices of Sweden   April 2012 - Present
A&E Word Trade HB   2002 - Present
Infopaq/Cision   December 2000 - March 2012
Global College   August 2009 - December 2011

Teaching English, Media Analysis, Occupational Therapy, English, Journalism, Teaching English as a..., Writing, Physical Therapy, Internal Communications, Proofreading, Editorial, Editing, Teaching, Translation

Francisco Ruiz

Cordoba, Andalucia, Spain
International Trade Consultant. Outsourcing Export Department. International Strategy. CEO Linkingmarket
International Trade and Development

EOI   2008 — 2009
Internacionalización de la Pyme

Vancouver Community College   2007 — 2008
Comercio Internacional e inglés de negocios

ETEA - Córdoba   1993 — 1998

Linkingmarket   June 2009 - Present
Ecostrat, General Biofuel (Toronto, Canadá)   December 2007 - July 2008
Philip Morris International   April 2003 - September 2007

Trade Marketing, Marketing Strategy, New Business Development, Inglés, Estrategia de..., Negotiation, Estrategia, Creación y desarrollo..., Key Account Management, Ventas internacionales, Estrategia empresarial, Español, Comercio internacional, Negociación, Business Planning, International Marketing, Microsoft Office, Plan de negocio, Marketing internacional, Gerencia de ventas, Redes sociales, Mercadotecnia, Sales Management, International Trade, International Sales, Business Strategy

Gary Gardener

Bristol, Bristol, United Kingdom
Permanent Recruitment Consultant at Goldleaf Recruitment Limited

Vancouver Community College   1995 — 1995
Inter-provincial Red seal certificate, Certified cook

Queen Elizabeth senior secondary   1992 — 1994
Diploma, Chefs training program

Goldleaf Recruitment Limited   February 2015 - Present
Back-2-Front UK Ltd   September 2013 - December 2014
Combe Grove Manor -Puma Hotels Collection   August 2012 - August 2013
Guyers House Hotel & Restaurant   June 2009 - October 2012
Von Essen Hotels   May 2007 - June 2009
2 rooms restaurant   2006 - 2007
Popjoys restaurant   January 2002 - 2005
L' Escargot- Picasso room   2001 - 2002
The Wedgewood Hotel   January 2000 - February 2001
The Dorchester   1999 - 2000

Hygiene, Desserts, Personal Chef Services, Recruiting, Food, Hospitality, Food Cost Management, Sauces, Food & Beverage, Mediterranean, Pre-opening experience, New Restaurant Openings, Gourmet, Food Service, Menu Design, Cuisine, Restaurant Management, Menu Costing, Menu Engineering, Recipe Testing, HACCP, Hospitality Management, Training, Menu Development, Food Preparation, Seafood, Hotels, French Cuisine, Recipes, Baking, Pre-opening, Sanitation, Gastronomy, Food Quality, Chef, F, Italian cuisine, Pastry, Food Cost, Banquets, Butchery, Restaurants, Cooking, Culinary Management, Banquet Operations, Fine Dining, Catering, Culinary Skills

Gerry Crawford

London, United Kingdom
General Manager at Health4Brands London
Marketing and Advertising

City University London   1982 — 1986
BA (Hons), Business Studies, specialising in Marketing

Institute of Marketing & Market Research   1986 — 1986
Marketing & Market Research Diploma, Marketing and Market Research

Vancouver Community College   1996 — 1996
Diploma, Advertising Layout and Design

Vancouver Community College   1998 — 1998
Diploma, Adult Education

Health4Brands London   February 2014 - Present
Saatchi & Saatchi Healthcare   June 2013 - February 2014
Havas Life Medicom   March 2013 - June 2013
Health4Brands   July 2012 - February 2013
Constellation powered by Omnicom   March 2011 - June 2012
22squared   2009 - 2011
McCann Healthcare   2006 - 2008
Ogilvy Group of Companies   2000 - 2006
Yves Veggie Cuisine   1998 - 2000
Mohawk Oil Co Ltd   1994 - 1997

Budgets, Cross-functional Team..., Online Advertising, Team Management, Brand Development, Brand Management, Advertising, Creative Direction, Management, Digital Strategy, Strategic Planning, Entrepreneurship, Leadership, B2B, Customer Insight, Public Relations, Creative Development, Strategy, Marketing, Budgeting, Integrated Marketing, Direct Marketing, Strategy Development, Creative Strategy, Brand Architecture, Product Launch, Marketing Communications, CRM, Marketing Strategy

Hajime Nagata

Berlin Kreuzberg, Berlin, Germany
Software Developer

Institute of Advanced Media   2010 — 2010

HAL   1990 — 1993

Vancouver Community College

Photoshop, Web Development, XHTML, node.js, ActionScript, jQuery, Mobile Applications, Web Design, MEAN stack, MVC Architecture, MySQL, Dreamweaver, Unity3D, Yeoman, Flash, WordPress, TypeScript, Sencha, Android Development, C#, iOS development, Grunt.js, Symfony, Corona SDK, HTML 5, Gulp.js, Java, User Interface Design, PHP, CSS, JavaScript

Jane O'Shea

Procurement Category Manager at Dell
Information Technology and Services

Limerick Institute of Technology
BBS Hons, Finance

Vancouver Community College
Liberal Arts

Dell   April 2007 - Present
Dell   April 2004 - April 2007
Dell   November 1999 - April 2004

Outsourcing, Strategy, Strategic Sourcing, E-procurement, Contract Management, Six Sigma, Cross-functional Team..., Procurement, Ariba, Program Management, Supply Chain, Supply Chain Management, Team Leadership, Negotiation, Vendor Management, Tender Management, Business Analysis, Purchasing, Sla, Spend Analysis, Global Sourcing, Supply Management, Business Process..., Supplier Evaluation, Sourcing, Process Improvement, Contract Negotiation, Materials Management

Janet Swartz

London, United Kingdom
Homeopath, BSc (Hons) RSHom
Alternative Medicine

University of West London   2005 — 2010
BSc, Homeopathy

Vancouver Community College   1989 — 1992

Janet Swartz Homeopath   January 2011 - June 2011
Janet Swartz Homeopath   January 2011 - 2011


Jeff Summers

London, United Kingdom
Triple Threat Business Analyst, Project Manager and Change Manager with extensive experience as well!
Computer Software

International Institute of Business Analysis   2013 — 2014
CCBA, Business Analysis, PASS

Vancouver Community College   2008 — 2010
Certificate, Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing

Six Sigma Online   2009 — 2009
Green Belt, Six Sigma Online

Capilano University   2002 — 2005
BBA, Marketing

Float into the Clouds   April 2014 - Present
MindField Group   December 2009 - April 2014
MindField Group   July 2008 - December 2009
Orbital Web Design   June 1998 - December 2008
MindField Group   May 2008 - July 2008
AXA   January 2008 - May 2008
Talent Technology Corporation   October 2006 - December 2007
HireDesk   August 2005 - October 2006
HireDesk   May 2004 - May 2005

Technology Development, Software Development, Agile Project Management, Customer Service, Software Implementation..., Start-ups, Team Management, Six Sigma, Technical Recruiting, Account Management, Recruiting, Technical Architecture, Graduate Recruitment, Team Building, CRM software, Budgets, Management, Applicant Tracking..., CRM, Program Management, Talent Acquisition, Document Management,, Recruitment/Retention, Release Management, Program Implementation,, Talent Management, Team Leadership, Interviews, Technology Planning, Business Analysis, Technology..., Software Documentation, Training, Human Resources, Process Management, Process Improvement, Service Delivery, Project Management, Process Engineering, HireDesk, Roadmap, Project Implementation, Technical Writing, IT Management, Business Process..., Process Mapping, SDLC, Change Management

Jenny Banks

London, United Kingdom
Legal PA at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP
Law Practice

Vancouver Community College   2006 — 2009
Paralegal Certificate, Corporate Law

Capilano University   2005 — 2006
Legal Administrative Assistant Certificate

Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP   June 2015 - Present
Travers Smith   May 2013 - June 2015
CMS Cameron McKenna   July 2010 - April 2013
Bull, Housser & Tupper   May 2005 - May 2010

Courts, Corporate Governance, Legal Assistance, Legal Research, Legal Documents, Legal Writing, Litigation, Trials, Corporate Law

Jessie Hamilton

London, Greater London, United Kingdom

Windsong Peace and Leadership Center
Advanced Facilitation Training, Sustainability and Social Issues

Vancouver Community College
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations

The University of British Columbia
Creative Writing

Vancouver Community College
Music, Theory - 91%, Solfege - 81%

South Sr. High
High School, Liberal Arts, 3.6 GPA

caremore   May 2010 - Present
The Uxbridge Natural Healing Centre Inc.   September 2009 - February 2010

Energy Efficiency, Entrepreneurship, Business Strategy, Renewable Energy, Marketing Strategy, Strategic Planning, Business Development, Small Business, New Business Development, Solar Energy, Start-ups, Sustainability, Nonprofits, Social Media

Jia Mei Yi

Budapest, Budapest, Hungary
Head of Unit (A/P) at UNHCR
International Affairs

Laurentian University/Université Laurentienne
Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), Focus on Public Financial Management

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants
ACCA, Accounting

Canada Certified General Accountants Association
CPA, CGA, Accounting and Finance

Renmin University of China
Bachelor's Degree, Chinese Literature with minor in International Business Studies

Algonquin College of Applied Arts and Technology
Associate's Degree, Professional Accounting

University of Saskatchewan

Vancouver Community College
Associate's Degree, Business Accounting

UNHCR   September 2015 - Present
World Bank Group   May 2015 - September 2015
Global Green Growth Institute   October 2013 - May 2015
The World Bank   August 2011 - October 2013
The World Bank   August 2011 - October 2013
Iqaluit Financial Management Consulting Services   June 2007 - July 2011
Lester Landau   August 2006 - August 2008
Government of Nunavut   June 2004 - August 2006
Government of Nunavut   October 2003 - June 2004
LinSon HongYe Inc. Ottawa, Canada   October 2001 - July 2003

Invoicing, IFRS, Financial Management, Management Consulting, Variance Analysis, Sarbanes-Oxley Act, Government, Financial Control, Finance, Auditing, Management, Policy, Financial Modeling, Due Diligence, Managerial Finance, Tax Law, Fixed Assets, Analysis, Project Planning, Transfer Pricing, Corporate Tax, Accounts Payable, Financial Accounting, GAAP, Financial Audits, Financial Analysis, Budgets, Cash Flow, Corporate Finance, International Tax, Accounting, Journal Entries, External Audit, Strategic Financial..., Internal Controls, Management Accounting, Banking, US GAAP, Process Improvement, Tax, General Ledger, Financial Reporting, Payroll, Financial Statements, Consolidation, Cost Accounting, Risk Management, Account Reconciliation, Sarbanes-Oxley, Internal Audit

Jude Davison

London, United Kingdom
Head of Workforce Development
Hospital & Health Care

The Open University   2014 — 2015
Post Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Leadership, Merit

Highbury College   2011 — 2013
BTEC level 3, Pharmaceutical Sciences, Distinction

Selkirk College   2006 — 2007
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant, First lass - Honours

Vancouver Community College   2001 — 2002
BC Instructors Diploma (Adults), Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching, First Degree - with honours

Open University Canada
Bachelor of General Studies, English Language and Literature and Music, 1st class

Royal London Hospital   July 2013 - Present
Barts Health NHS Trust   2013 - Present
NHS   August 2011 - June 2013

Pharmaceutical Industry, Strategic Planning, Research, Leadership, Patient Safety, Healthcare, Hospitals, SOP, Healthcare Management, Medicine, Team Building, Time Management, Project Management, Customer Service, Public Speaking

Kate Fraser

London, United Kingdom
Senior Manager, Public Sector Programme Leadership at Deloitte
Management Consulting

Simon Fraser University   2005 — 2007
Bachelor of Business Administration (B.B.A.)

Simon Fraser University   2006 — 2007
Certificate in Innovative Leadership, LEAD SFU

Langara College   2003 — 2004
General Education Diploma, Business Management and Commerce

Vancouver Community College   2001 — 2003
Diploma of Music

Deloitte   September 2015 - Present
Deloitte   September 2014 - August 2015
Deloitte   September 2013 - August 2014
Deloitte   September 2010 - August 2013
Deloitte   September 2008 - August 2010
Deloitte   September 2007 - August 2008
BC Hydro   September 2005 - December 2006

Business Case, Business Analysis, Management Consulting, Data Analysis, Business Process Mapping, Business Transformation, Business Process, Strategy, Process Mapping, Training, Consulting, Requirements Gathering, Program Management, Outsourcing, Change Management, Project Management, CRM, Business Process..., IT Service Management

Katherine Correa

Ticino, Switzerland
Product Development Manager at The North Face
Apparel & Fashion

NOLS   2010 — 2010
Outdoor Educator, backpacking and whitewater canoeing

Vancouver Community College   1997 — 1999
Fashion Arts, Fashion

Conestoga College   1993 — 1994
Mechanical Engineering

The North Face   November 2013 - Present
The North Face   May 2012 - November 2013
Adidas Group   February 2011 - May 2012
Mountain Equipment Co-op   March 2008 - January 2011
Mountain Equipment Co-op   May 2004 - March 2008
CYC Design corp   June 2002 - April 2004
TAG (The Apparel Group- Ron Leal)   January 2000 - May 2002

Fit, Product Development, Textiles, Project Management, Apparel, technical apparel, outdoor apparel, Knitwear, Target Costing, Pattern, Costing, down filled garments, Outerwear, Technical Design

Kenia Avendano

Fashion Consultant / Wardrobe Stylist
Apparel & Fashion

Ryerson University   2007 — 2012
Bachelor of Communication and Design, Fashion Communication

Vancouver Community College
Fashion Merchandising Diploma

Vancouver Community College
Fashion Design Diploma

Freelance   March 2013 - Present
Page One Management - Freelance   2009 - Present
Meso Funky   January 2012 - June 2012
Freelance   2012 - 2012
Holt Renfrew   2011 - 2011
Agency One   2010 - 2011

Trend, Apparel, Fashion, Art Direction, Styling, Mood Boards, Magazines, Photography, Photoshop, Trends, Fashion Writing, Creative Direction, Draping, Photo Shoots, Trend Forecasting, Brand Management, Trend Analysis, Fashion Shows, Fashion Illustration, Fashion Design, Wardrobe, Editorial, Retail

Kenneth Friend

Hamburg Area, Germany
Freiberuflicher Übersetzer, Selbständiger
Translation and Localization

University of Alberta   1993 — 1999
Master's degree, History

University of Victoria   1989 — 1992
Bachelor's degree, History and Germanic studies

Vancouver Community College   1987 — 1989
Diploma, Fine Arts

selbständiger Künstler   2000 - Present
Eppendorf AG   December 2001 - December 2003

Art History, History, Painting, Sculpture, Drawing, Translation, German, Englisch, Übersetzung, Proofreading, Film, English, Microsoft Office, Literature, Art

Kris Black

Utrecht Area, Netherlands
Zelfstandig ondernemer: Kris Black design

Eduvision   2010 — 2011
Certificaat, Webdesign

Hogeschool van Utrecht   2004 — 2005
Certificaat, NT2-programma II

Vancouver Community College   1997 — 1999
Graphic Arts Printing Production

University College of the Fraser Valley   1992 — 1994
Graphic Design Communication

Kris Black Design   December 2010 - Present
Upper Deck International   December 2009 - November 2010
Adnovate   April 2006 - November 2009
Philips   January 2003 - January 2006
Mark Anthony Group   July 1999 - December 2001

HTML, Illustrator, Web Design, Adobe Creative Suite, Brochures, Illustration, Advertising, Graphics, Graphic Design, Marketing Communications, Online Marketing, Corporate Identity, CMS, Social Media, Copywriting, Digital Photography, Logo Design, Logos, E-commerce, Marketing, InDesign

Kristin Halverson

Master's student, History of Science and Ideas
Higher Education

University of Alberta   2005 — 2008
BA, History/English

Vancouver Community College   2008 — 2008

Vancouver Island University   2003 — 2005
Bachelor of Science (BS), Computer Science

Södertörn University   2014 — 2016
Master of Arts (M.A.), History of Science and Ideas

self   November 2011 - August 2014
Kristin Halverson   November 2011 - August 2014
Nettwerk Music Group   July 2010 - December 2010
Nettwerk Music Group   March 2009 - July 2010
Patricia Wright & Associates   February 2008 - March 2009
National Money Mart   June 2006 - December 2007
Northlands   January 2006 - December 2007
Parksville Museum   June 2003 - September 2003

Copy Editing, Social Networking, Customer Service, Online Marketing, English, Social Media Marketing, Blogging, Yoga, Customer Relations, Excel, Digital Marketing, Swedish, Budgeting, Research, Music Industry, Proofreading, Office Administration, Editing, Microsoft Excel, Translation, Newsletters

Lamed Baek

Paris Area, France
Design Professional

Vancouver Community College

Leanne Bentley

Kirkcaldy, United Kingdom
pastry chef at Fairmont Hotels & Resorts

Vancouver Community College   2002 — 2007
Journeymans papers, red seal in "Baker", Certificate in Baking and Pastry Arts

Johnston Heights Secondary School   1997 — 2001

Fairmont Hotels & Resorts   March 2010 - Present
Delta Hotels   February 2009 - November 2009
Mission Hill Winery   April 2008 - October 2009

Cuisine, Recipes, Restaurants, Banquets, Restaurant Management, Fine Dining, Menu Development, Resorts, Hotels, Hospitality Management, Food & Beverage, Hospitality, Culinary Skills, Hospitality Industry, Pastry, Catering

Lilly de los Rios

Cagliari Area, Italy
Attended Vancouver Community College

Vancouver Community College   2000 — 2001

Bull, Housser & Tupper   2008 - 2011
Bromley Chapelski   January 2001 - November 2007

Lyn Duncan

Paisley, United Kingdom
Crewing, Training & HR
Leisure, Travel & Tourism

The Open University   2012 — 2016
Bachelor's Degree, History

Vancouver Community College   2008 — 2008
Instructor's Diploma

De Havilland College   1983 — 1984
Secretarial Diploma

Nicholas Hawksmoor School   1980 — 1983
High School, Certificates of Secondary Education

Argyll & Bute Council   January 2013 - Present
Voyages to Antiquity   March 2010 - December 2010
Princess Cruises and Royal Caribbean   January 2006 - January 2008
Tourism Training Institute & the Vancouver Premier College   February 2005 - December 2006
BC Ferries   April 2005 - July 2006
Voyages of Discovery   August 2003 - September 2004
Orient Lines   March 1994 - April 2002

Instructor-led Training, Microsoft Office, Management, Hospitality Management, Microsoft Word, Employee Training, Team Building, Marketing Strategy, Hospitality, Microsoft Excel, Tourism, Project Management, Budgets, Human Resources, Crew Resource Management, Customer Service, PowerPoint, Crew Coordination, Revenue Analysis, Event Management, Crew Scheduling, Training, Marketing, Research

Mana Sabouri

Basel Area, Switzerland
Global Associate Brand Director, Immunology & Dermatology at Novartis

The University of Glasgow   2012 — 2013
Post graduate executive program

Vlerick Leuven-Gent Management School
Post graduate

Vancouver Community College
Post graduate

University of Tehran   1995 — 2001

Novartis   February 2015 - Present
Novartis   July 2013 - February 2015
Novartis   July 2012 - July 2013
Novartis   May 2010 - July 2012
Novartis   March 2009 - April 2010
Bayer Schering Pharma   November 2006 - January 2009
Bayer Schering Pharma   May 2005 - November 2006
Darman Yab   January 2004 - May 2005
Save on Food (Pharmacy)   December 2001 - December 2003

Strategy Development, Management, Pharmaceuticals, Immunology, Pharmaceutical Sales, Specialty pharmaceutical, Hospitals, Oncology, Strategic Planning, Pharmaceutical Industry, Cardiology, Product Launch, Immunosuppressants, Market Access, Transplant, Diagnostics, Hematology, Niche pharmaceuticals, Cross-functional Team..., Business Strategy, Strategy, Marketing, Specialty Pharmaceutical, Business Development

Mari Ahokas

Supply Chain & Operations Manager at Rovio Entertainment Ltd.

North Lake College Texas, United States   2000 — 2001
Western Art History

Vaasa Commercial College, Continuing education division   1991 — 1993
Vocational Qualification in Foreign Trade & Logistics

Oulu Commercial College   1989 — 1991
Vocational Qualification in Business and Administration

The University of British Columbia / UBC   1989 — 1989
French Studies

Vancouver Community College   1988 — 1988
English Language and Literature/Letters

Rovio Entertainment Ltd.   January 2014 - Present
Rovio Entertainment Ltd.   April 2012 - January 2014
Nokia Siemens Networks   March 2011 - April 2012
Nokia Siemens Networks   December 2006 - March 2011
Nokia Networks, Operations   October 2004 - November 2006
Bergholm Oy   March 2003 - September 2004
ABB Power Electronics   April 1993 - June 2002
Polarcup GmbH   August 1992 - December 1992
Finland Trade Center / Embassy of Finland   February 1992 - July 1992

Purchasing, Trade Compliance, Customer Relations, SAP, International Business, International Trade, Supply Management, Word, Supply Chain, Export, Supply Chain..., Co-creation, PowerPoint, Demand Analysis, Process Management, Purchase Orders, Digitalization, Customs Regulations, Customer Service, Training Skills, SAP R/3, Process Development, Logistics, Operations Management, Team Leadership, Virtual Teams, Export-Import, International Logistics, Global Sourcing, Supply Chain Management, SAP ERP, Windows 7, Sales Order Processing, Business Development, Excel, Letters Of Credit, Training

Marzena Krol


Vancouver Community College   2007 — 2008
diploma, accounting

Michelle Munson

United Kingdom
HR Associate for a global pharmaceutical company

CIPD - HR Diploma - Selhurst Consulting   2013 — 2013
Diploma in Intermediate HR Management, CIPD Human Resources Management

Vancouver Community College   2004 — 2005
Hons, Business Leadership and Management Certificate Program

Springfield Collegiate Institute   1984 — 1988
Hons., Business

Novartis - Sandoz   September 2013 - Present
Samsung Techwin   June 2013 - August 2013
MITIE TFM   September 2012 - May 2013
Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd   January 2011 - July 2012
SHL Group Ltd.   October 2010 - January 2011
Basilea Pharmaceutica Ltd   March 2010 - August 2010
Cheyney Goulding LLP   July 2008 - December 2008
Stevens & Bolton   January 2007 - March 2008
Clyde & Co LLP   March 2006 - January 2007
Palms Entertainment   April 2005 - March 2006

Expenses, Simply Accounting, Fleet Management, Citrix, Payroll Administration, Start-ups, HR Administration, Legal Services and..., Dictaphone, Performance Management, Contract Recruitment, SAP, Event Planning, Proofreading, Payroll, Accounting, ADP Payroll, Employee Benefits, Corporate Secretary, Talent Management, Human Resources, Shorthand, Leadership, Data Management, Marketing Communications

Mila S

Russian Federation
Student at Vancouver Community College
Computer Networking

Vancouver Community College   2010 — 2014

Nicholas A Farkas

London, United Kingdom
Head Chef at Harbour & Jones
Food & Beverages

Vancouver Community College   2000 — 2002
Culinary Arts, Culinary Arts/Chef Training, A

Harbour & Jones   March 2015 - Present
Iberostar   April 2011 - November 2014
L'Atelier de Joel Robuchon, London, UK   December 2007 - March 2011

Banquet Operations, Culinary Management, Sauces, Food Cost Analysis, Hotels, Recipe Testing, Menu Engineering, Mediterranean, Culinary Education, Cuisine, Menu Costing, Restaurants, Culinary Skills, Butchery, Hygiene, Catering, Sanitation, Food Cost Management, Pastry, Italian cuisine, Food, Gastronomy, Gourmet, Food & Beverage, Banquets, Fine Dining, Pre-opening experience, Seafood, Recipes, Chef, Food Preparation, Hospitality Management, Food Quality

Norma Bonnell

London, United Kingdom
Pattern cutter, costume builder at Théâtre
Motion Pictures and Film

Community College   1991 — 1993
honours, Fashion Arts; garment construction and fashion arts

Vancouver Community College   1991 — 1993
Fashion Arts and Design, certificates

Vancouver Community College   1976 — 1977
Certificate in Pharmacy Technician

Vancouver Community College   1976 — 1976
certificate, Pharmacy Assistant

Community College
honours, Fashion Arts; garment construction and fashion arts

Community College
honours, Fashion Arts; garment construction and fashion arts

Vancouver Community College
Fashion Arts and Design Programme

Freelance, theatre   April 2015 - Present
Buckleigh of London   July 2011 - March 2015
Guy's and St. Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust   December 2011 - January 2014
Antipodium, Les Filles en Fleur   August 2011 - August 2013
"Snow White and the Seven Poofs" Panto   October 2011 - November 2011
Bon-Elle Designs   May 1997 - April 2011
Bon-Elle Designs   May 1995 - April 2011
St. Paul's Hospital   March 2006 - March 2011
ST. Paul's Hospital   March 2006 - March 2011
St. Paul's Hospital   March 2006 - March 2011

Fashion Shows, wardrobe mistress, Sewing, Styling, Customer Service, Fashion, Fittings, Flats, Pharmacists, Fashion Design, costume build, design, Pattern, alterations, tailoring, Tailoring, Photo Shoots, Film, Event Management, Microsoft Excel, Fitting, Microsoft Office, Theatre, Training, Garment Construction, Costumes, Wardrobe, Costume Design, Pharmacy

Pat Vanderveer (Ban)

Wallasey, Merseyside, United Kingdom
A new location and a new coordination position. Working with young people and local families.
Nonprofit Organization Management

Just Whistle U.K. (Derby)   2011 — 2011
Child Sexual Exploitation, awareness, responses and safeguarding, Attended and updated training in this area

Royal Canadian Mounted Police Training Course   2006 — 2006
Community Justice Facilitator Certificate, Community Restorative Justice, Certification

Wirral Council High School Education Training   2004 — 2006
Child Protection and Learning Support Training, Completed

Justice Institute of British Columbia   1989 — 1996
Certificates Level one and two, Negotiation, Mediation. Proposal Writing, Management and Project Evaluation

BC Attorney General Department Training   1995 — 1995
Certificate, Cross Cultural Refugee, Immigrant Issues and Family Violence, Completed

International Critical Incident Stress Foundation   1993 — 1993
Advanced Certificate, Emergency Services, Advanced defusing and debriefing training, Completed

Simon Fraser University   1991 — 1993

Toronto Institute for Addiction Research   1992 — 1992
Certificate, Addiction Counsellor Training, Completed

Vancouver Community College   1987 — 1988
Diploma, Counselling

Vancouver Community College   1987 — 1988

EF Education First   July 2015 - Present
Self Employed   December 2013 - Present
Families After Murder (Scottish Charity)   May 2012 - Present
Medics against Violence and Violence Reduction Scotland   November 2010 - Present
Stepping Stones to Solutions   June 2010 - Present   February 2010 - Present
High School   June 2004 - January 2012
Two U.K. Political Parties   March 2004 - April 2009
Individual Contract   February 2008 - March 2009
Wirral Borough Council   May 2003 - September 2008

Project Planning, Individual case and..., Conflict Resolution, Government, Violence, Staff Development, Assessment and Crisis..., Program and Policy..., Program Management, Training Delivery, Volunteer Management, Workshop Facilitation, Addressing Causation..., Public Speaking, Age appropriate and..., Organizational..., Fundraising, Coaching, Evidence, Mentoring, Research, Negotiation, Interviews, Counseling Psychology, Teaching, Media Relations, Social Change, Program Development, Leadership Development, Community Engagement, Research and analysis..., Inspiring, Supporting..., Social Services, Identifying and..., Police, Mediation and..., Leadership, Emergency Management, Report Writing, Nonprofits, Project planning and..., Mental Health, Public Safety, Risk Assessment, Identifying Human and..., Crisis Intervention, Justice, developing Emergency..., Crime Prevention, Community Development

Raquel Richardson

London, United Kingdom
Spanish/English interpreter and translator
Translation and Localization

Vancouver Community College   2007 — 2009

Shani Beadle

London, United Kingdom
Creative Director at etoile home

London College of Fashion   2005 — 2005
Pattern making

Vancouver Community College   1994 — 1995

Ryerson University   1991 — 1993
Fashion Merchandising and Communications

Leeds University

ETOILE HOME, London   April 2006 - Present
IPC Media   September 2005 - April 2011
HAWKSHEAD RETAIL   October 2004 - September 2005
Self employed   October 1995 - October 2004

Fashion Design, Fashion, Fashion Photography, Brochures, Web Design, Public Relations, Publishing, Advertising, Copywriting, Press Releases, Art Direction, Photoshop, Graphic Design, Blogging, Facebook, Magazines, Creative Direction, Editorial, Sewing, Styling, Photography, Photo Shoots, Event Management, InDesign

Sherri Lee

London, Greater London, United Kingdom
FIT Reservation Executive
Leisure, Travel & Tourism

Capilano University   2007 — 2009
diploma, Business

Vancouver Community College   2003 — 2005
Hospitality, Hospitality Administration/Management

Travco LLP   September 2014 - Present
Salon liberte   March 2012 - August 2014
Starbucks   August 2005 - August 2011
Mantique/Sakura clothing Co.   August 2006 - November 2007
Davie Mongolian BBQ   May 2003 - July 2007

Business Analysis, Project Management, Process Scheduler, Sales, Coaching, Employee Relations, Microsoft Office, Photoshop, Onboarding, Training, Customer Service, Interviews, Management, Strategic Planning, Talent Management, Payroll

Thierry Favreau

London, United Kingdom
Sales Manager at DSI by Inverleigh
Broadcast Media

La Trobe University   2008 — 2009
Bachelor's degree, Business Administration and Management, General, 2:1

Vancouver Community College   2005 — 2007
Bachelor's degree, Hospitality Administration/Management

Kitsilano Secondary   2000 — 2005
High School DIploma, High School/Secondary Diplomas and Certificates, A

DSI by Inverleigh   July 2014 - Present
Bacanal Media & Entertainment   January 2013 - May 2014
Inspiring Learning   October 2011 - January 2013
Westin Hotels & Resorts   September 2002 - September 2010

Teamwork, Front Office, Strategy, Hospitality Management, New Business Development, Management, Hotel Management, Broadcast Media Sales, Pre-opening, Restaurants, Public Relations, Hospitality, Sales, Tourism, Hotels, Marketing, Human Resources, CRM, Food & Beverage, Catering, Television, Sports Media, Time Management, Customer Service, Social Media Marketing

Thomas Cruise

United Kingdom

ITABC   2006 — 2008
Red Seal Certification, Professional Chef

Vancouver Community College   2005 — 2006
Diploma, Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces   November 2014 - April 2015
Taj Hotels Resorts and Palaces   November 2011 - November 2014
Shangri-La Hotels and Resorts   April 2011 - September 2011
Hyatt Hotels Corporation   2009 - 2011
Fairmont Hotels and Resorts   2006 - 2009

Hygiene, Menu Costing, Banquets, Recipes, Mediterranean, Hotel Management, Resorts, Menu Engineering, Opening Hotels, Hotels, Hospitality Management, Restaurants, Pastry, Cuisine, Restaurant Management, Catering, Menu Development, Hospitality Industry, Chef, Pre-opening, Pre-opening experience, Micros, Culinary Management, Culinary Skills, Hospitality, Food & Beverage, Gourmet, Food Preparation, Leadership, Fine Dining

Vadim Pak

Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation
Associate Professor at Saint Petersburg State Polytechnic University
Higher Education

Vancouver Community College   2013 — 2013
Provincial Instructor's Diploma, Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching, A

Saint Petersburg State University   1993 — 1998
PhD, Mathematics

Far Eastern State University   1987 — 1993
Master of Science (MS), Applied Mathematics

Saint Petersburg State Polytechnic University   October 2013 - Present
Self-Employed   February 1999 - September 2013
Saint Petersburg State Polytechnic University   September 2009 - July 2012
Baltic State Technical University   February 1999 - March 2012
Saint Petersburg State University of Engineering and Economics   September 2000 - June 2002

Computational..., Mathematics Education, Mathematical Analysis, Matlab, Mathematical Logic, Mathematical Modeling, Adult Learning Theory, Artificial Intelligence, Programming Languages, Mathematics, Statistics, Mathematical Programming, Applied Mathematics, Mathematical Software, Informatics, MathCAD, Adult Education, Probability Theory, Mathematical Statistics, Teaching Adults, Pattern Recognition, Discrete Mathematics

Vic Sian

Slough, United Kingdom
Catering & Events, Hospitality Management
Events Services

Vancouver Community College   2010 — 2012
Culinary Arts, Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Wedding and Events Ltd.   2012 - Present
Moving Venue Caterers, Deptford, London   December 2012 - January 2013
Pinewood Hotel   March 2012 - July 2012
EdgeCeptional Catering, Vancouver, Canada   January 2010 - January 2012
Denny's Restaurant   October 2010 - March 2011

Banquet Operations, Special Events..., Menu Development, Fine Dining, Customer Service, Hospitality Management, Restaurants, Pre-opening experience, Operations Management, Catering, Hotels, Business, Food & Beverage, Small Business

Wes Porter

Chief Executive Officer, Hermes Airports Limited

Ivey Business School at Western University

Simon Fraser University
Business and Technical Writing

The University of British Columbia

Vancouver Community College

Hermes Airports Limited   July 2013 - Present
Vantage Airports UK   April 2011 - June 2013
CAOG Airport Operations (Cyprus)   September 2009 - June 2013
Vantage Airport Group   May 2009 - April 2011
Vancouver Airport Authority   June 1994 - May 2009

Operations Management, Air Traffic Control, Aviation, Airlines, Aircraft, Project Planning, Project Management, Airport Management, Airports, Commercial Aviation, Civil Aviation, Strategic Planning

nabila ali jalifi

Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
Food & Beverages

Vancouver Community College   2011 — 2012
level II diploma, Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Canadian Travel School   1993 — 1993

canadian travel college   1992 — 1993
level II diploma, Tourism and Travel Services Marketing Operations

The kings arms   2013 - Present
mediterranean flavours   2009 - Present
Mediterranean Flavours   January 2009 - January 2012

Pastry, Gourmet, Recipe Testing, Food Service, Cooking, Menu Development, Food, Food Safety, Recipes, Food Preparation, Fine Dining, Catering, Sanitation, Culinary Skills, Cuisine

rod ramsay

Cardiff, United Kingdom
Liking the city of Cardiff
Oil & Energy

Vancouver Community College   2003 — 2005
Business Management Diploma, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

Capilano University   2001 — 2003
Business management, Business, 3.2

D.P. Todd Secondary   1983 — 1984
High School, Social Studies

Cardiff Devils Ice Hockey Club NIHL   August 2015 - Present
Fathom Systems Ltd.   May 2014 - January 2015
Aberdeen Lynx ice hockey Club   July 2013 - January 2015
Head Coach, Dundee Tigers.   October 2012 - April 2013
sunx Energy   April 2004 - November 2009

Coaching, Customer Service, Sales, Public Relations, Marketing Strategy, Program Management, Public Speaking, New Business Development, Team Building, Account Management, Business Development, Social Media, Event Management, Hockey, Social Networking, Negotiation, Marketing, Sports Management, Sports