We have hosted over 100 events (symposiums, workshops,
panel discussions and conferences). This directory is accessed by many
organizations (including media) to source experts/speakers. All speakers
are honourary members of SIP.
Czink, raised in the diplomatic community in Stockholm, Sweden,
Adeodata Czink had her etiquette training right from the cradle.
In 1989 she founded Business
of Manners, a company that provides seminars in international etiquette,
formal dining and social graces. Adeodata is a keynote speaker, a protocol
consultant for the film industry and a favourite with the media, who
dubbed her Canada's Empress of Etiquette.
Dominico, Tangible Words
Ltd. Alysha has been teaching, writing, editing, and copywriting
since 2005. As an expert in e-literacy, she helps small and mid-sized
companies in Australia and Canada communicate with customers in more
[Tangible] words. Articulating what you do in the language of the customer
is the first step towards engaging prospects.
K'necht, President, K'nechtology
Inc., one of Toronto, Canada's Leading SEO, SEM and Web analytics
consulting firms since 2000. K'necht has personally been implementing
web analytic solutions, has provided both Search Engine Optimization,
PPC and web analytics guidance to organizations across North America
since 1996. He is an internationally published columnist, speaker and
is a serial entrepreneur, photographer and social media addict currently
based out of Toronto . She started blogging in 2002, with TheApprenticeBlog.com
- a reality-TV blog based on the hit NBC show which she sold on
after 5 seasons. She founded Ellipsis Interactive Consulting
- one of Canada 's first exclusively New Media focused talent agencies.
Alexa is currently the Managing Partner at Plethora Press a micropublishing
company, publisher of CheapEats Restaurant
Guide series ; find her blogging on OneDegree.ca
Jennings, president Annie Jennings PR, New Jersey , specializing
in promoting authors and experts to the media, over 20,000 authors experts
have signed up. Annie created the concepts of media websites and
online press kits, defined how to create a powerful platform, developed
the most advanced branding concepts known to the industry, created the
HOT 50! Radio campaigns where you are only booked on TOP SHOWS in major
BIG CITY markets and on regional and nationally syndicated shows and crafted
the revolutionary Pay For Placement Publicity Program that has helped
thousands of authors and experts build powerful platforms. www.anniejenningspr.com
Windisman MBA, President of One of a Kind Publishing Inc., a company
specializing in the personalization of content in the form of books and
eBooks. She has worked with companies such as Levi Strauss, Toronto Hydro,
Royal LePage, and Worlcolor (formerly Quebecor World) in eBusiness strategy
development, online content delivery and social media. She is author of
the soon to be published book "Business Lessons I Learned from Barbie".
is president of Percepsys Inc., which is an E-Learning Solutions firm
based in Toronto. Ashraf was educated at the University of Waterloo, Brock
University, and Niagara College of Applied Arts & Technology.
He has diverse 15-year career in education, hi-tech, utilities and sales/marketing.
He has spent nine years in the education and consulting arena and as faculty
at Niagara College of Applied Arts & Technology.
Alleyne, a graduate from the University of Toronto in computer science,
English and philosophy-lives at the intersection of culture and technology.
As a contributor to the Techdirt blog, he has written about the challenges
traditional media companies face in adapting to a digital environment,
and about the effects of copyright on culture. Blaise works as a web developer,
a songwriter and musician. http://blaise.ca/
Logan, Chief Scientist of Strategic Innovation Lab at the Ontario
College of Art and Design and Professor Emeritus at the University of
Toronto. He collaborated and published with Marshall McLuhan and with
Alvin Toffler. He has authored/edited many books and reference journal
articles. Currently he is engaged in the SmartBook project to develop
a framework and platform for the hybrid of the printed book and the e-book.
Van Buren has a varied background in the writing, publishing
business and art media. He began his career as a computer documentation
writer and went on to become an editor at CompuSoft Publishing, first
computer book publishing companies in the United States . He became Editor
and Publisher of several computer and industry newsletters, including
The AppleWorks Journal and the Microsoft Works in Education Newsletter,
co-published with Microsoft Corporation. He has written over 15 books,
including Poor Richard's Creating E-Books .
Estifan holds an Honors BA in Psychology and MA in NVC (Non Verbal
Communication) and has been training individuals for the past 6 years
in Non-Verbal Communication. She specializes in body language analysis,
deception, presentation skills, tonality, sales, dating behaviour, and
sales presentations.Details ww.carlaestifan.com
Adams, CISSP,CCNA,CIW, BS 7799 lead Auditor, Manager, Enterprise
Risk Services Practice, Deloitte, Toronto office. Colin's focus is on
the assessment, design and implementation of Identity Management for organizations.
Clients represent an array of industries in which he has deployed identity
management technologies, assessed information technology practices, conducted
general computer controls reviews, developed and implemented security
strategies and configured enterprise wide security for ERP implementations.
His has been largely focused on the Higher Education organization but
has recently included Health care and other public sector areas.
Bashar is a professional Social Media Coach and president of Apollo
Media. Darius has established himself as an active contributor to the
social networking community and is a longtime advocate of such websites
as Meetup.com, Facebook and LinkedIn. Darius has been a professional Blogger
since 2006. He has just returned from attending the November 2007 Blogworld
Expo conference in Las Vegas and is excited to share his experiences from
Sergeant Doug Cousens, has been a member of The Ontario Provincial
Police since 1983. Prior to that he was a member of the Metropolitan Toronto
Police Force for 2 years. He served his initial posting at Shelburne Detachment
and was then transferred to The Auto Theft Section in 1995. In 2003 Doug
was promoted to the rank of Detective Sergeant and transferred to the
Forgery Investigation team of the Anti-Rackets Section where he is currently
assigned to investigate Payment Card Fraud, Identity Theft and cheque
Nuraniis a lawyer who practices privacy and information technology
law and focuses on meeting the legal needs and concerns of internet-driven
businesses. Fazila develops privacy compliance plans and privacy policies
for on-line businesses of all sizes, as well as commercial agreements
with a technology focus.
O'Brien , Joined the Ontario
Provincial Police in July 1993, seconded into the Anti-Rackets
Section of the Investigation Bureau in 2002 working for the Greater
Toronto Economic Crime Team in Mississauga on Project ORCA ,
the Ontario Realty Corporation case involving forgery, secret commissions
and frauds. Gary was transferred to the Consumer Fraud and Identity
Theft Investigation Team. Currently seconded to the Document Theft and
Forgery Team investigating a fraudulent scheme against the major Financial
Institutions in the Greater Toronto Area.
Standen founder of nModal has over a decade of experience in data
management and business intelligence. He held key executive roles in
the information technology area, working both in North America, and
internationally with Lafarge SA for over 15 years. James founded nModal
in 2008 believing that data will continue to become more central , and
he is excited at the chance to play a part in developing tools that
help companies take advantage of it.
Sterne is an international consultant focused on measuring the value
of the online marketing for creating and strengthening customer relationships
since 1993. Sterne has written seven books on using the Internet for
marketing, produces the eMetrics
Summit - www.emetrics.org and is co-founder and current Chairman
of the Digital Analytics
Janette Burke is the Founding Publicist of Prime
Time PR ww.primetimepr.ca and
Former Editor of PRtalk (Canada's only online PR magazine).
Janette is marketing/PR coach, consultant, trainer, speaker and columnist
for The York Region Business Times, Women with Vision! Magazine
and Elevation Profile Marketing's Celebrating Achievement. email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Quipp is the founder and
CEO of Search Engine People
Inc (SEP), one of Canada's largest search marketing firms and recipient
of one of the Fastest Growing Companies in Canada. Jeff is a frequent
speaker at internet marketing panels and conferences worldwide and is
widely recognized as one of the pre-eminent authorities on search and
social media marketing.
Beale is a PR specialist and
publisher of business networking eBooks and eZines. After years as a
freelance writer and editor, she turned her natural compulsion to promote
and connect people into a successful career as a publicist. To promote
and connect small business owners, she publishes BizNetworkNews.com,
a free weekly newsletter of business networking events in every region
of North America . www.BizNetworkNews.com
Mehrmann (left), CEO of Zylog Systems is a motivational speake, an award
wining author and respected industry leader.John has established a solid
reputation for designing and implementing reliable, repeatable best-in-class
business practices to consistently deliver superior performance and
profitability to shareholders and investors. John's recent book "The
Trusted Advocate" has received numerous awards and overwhelming
acclaim from readers. As an international speaker, John has provided
insightful presentations to numerous industry events.
Alleyne, Practitioner in Residence at the Knowledge Media Design Institute,
University of Toronto. Joel was appointed to the Entovation 100 Global
Knowledge Leadership Map. He has worked with many organizations in both
the public and private sectors across the Americas and in Europe as
a consultant, researcher, entrepreneur and manager in the field of Management
Consulting for the last twenty eight years.
Iuso, the visionary and chief architect of the UseMyServices
proprietary technology, Joseph has worked in the fields of e-Commerce
and EFT integration for over 20 years. His extensive experience within
the realm of self-service banking integration has helped many clients
provide online, real-time transaction processing within the EFT community.
Clients have included CIBC, ISM, IBM, ACI (Astech), ING Direct, Canadian
Tire, and Royal Bank. With this understanding, Joseph has been able to
link all the existing components to make UseMyServices a leader in real
time bank payments technology.
Juri Chabursky , CSP2 -
has earned two CSP designations, that of Certified Speaking Professional,
and Certified Sales Professional. Juri helps his clients achieve outstanding
performance results through the understanding and effective application
of technology, leadership and communication skills. His interactive keynotes,
workshops and seminars are described by clients as é§?energy!Óigh-content!Í and é§?impact!à¼¯font>
Khalid Sohail, A Psychotherapist , an author, a published poet, a mystic
and a humanist. He is a psychiatrist by profession has been passionately
writing for the last two decades. His collections of poems, stories, travelogues,
novellas and essays have been published in English, Urdu and Punjabi.
His writings are an attempt to share his humanistic philosophy of life.
He summarized his views in his book "Pages
of My Heart" . Creative Psychotherapy Clinic, 905-666-7253
Cleaver , MSc MBA, Principal, Blended Perspectives ran his first Wiki
at Arthur Andersen whilst a manager for Large Scale Systems Integration,
and has been captivated by Wiki Consulting ever since. Martin is known
for promoting how social media technologies catalyse structural reform
of both business and society, with recent speaking engagements including
KM World in 2006, at the wiki and mind mapping panels at Office 2.0, 2007.
Martin runs Toronto Wiki Tuesdays.
Swartz , MBA, M.Ed., is a leading
Canadian career and worklife specialist. His advice is read by millions
as the Workopolis.com Career Advisor. Mark has written a number of books
including the best-seller å´ Wired, You're HiredÈ¥ has had his own
columns in the Toronto Star's Careers section and on Sympatico.ca. He
brings with him a lively blend of practical advice, humour, and audience
interaction. Visit his site for more than 100 free career articles at
Solomon is the owner and Project Co-coordinator for Solotext
Editorial. She has done workshops about e-Books and the self-publishing
process for Enterprise Toronto, the Learning Annex, and a number of writing
and educational venues. She is the author of The Indie Approach to Publishing:
A Guide to Self-Publishing. Manisha has been involved in books for over
15 years and is considered an expert of the self-publishing process. She
has written for magazines and newspapers; she has written three books.
Martin Wales delivers immediately
applicable tactics and no-nonsense strategies to attract more customers
for your business. Martin brings 15 years of sales and marketing experience,
along with his background as a professional educator and media personality.
Martin hosted his own weekly, international talk-radio show, as well as
a nationally broadcast television segment. Wales' business columns are
published internationally and as curriculum content for several MBA programs.
is a social entrepreneur. He is the founding president of the Society
of Internet Professionals and founder of Friends
of Heart and Inspirational
Book Club. He has been involved in the Information Technology (IT)
industry in various sectors, including the Internet and IT Training for
over 35 years. His work has spanned many countries and resides in Toronto
( Canada ). He evangelizes leveraging the Internet and speaks at conferences
and symposiums. He can be contacted by email to email@example.com
or by phone at 416-891-4937. Visit http://www.maxharoon.org
Morel, President, YourPrivacy.info and Privacy Officer for SIP.
A frequent speaker at events and conferences, Mario is a privacy expert
who has 15 years of experience in information security and privacy. He
provides advanced privacy consulting services with a focus on privacy
legislation, the nature and use of customer information, the disclosure
of personal data in marketing, and privacy infrastructures.
Hendley, is a Toronto-based writer and author. He writes extensively
for magazines and has just taken a job as content manager of a political
website/blog. Hendley has published several non-fiction books, primarily
in the biographical and true-crime genres. His website is located at
Artiuchis a senior research analyst and associate
director of member services at New Paradigm. Paul's most recent experience
includes research into collaboration tools, external innovation, as
well as global talent markets. He has authored and co-authored a number
of New Paradigm white papers and case studies dealing with the impact
of technology and demographics on business models. Paul holds a degree
from the Richard Ivey School of Business.
Lima has run a successful freelance writing, corporate communications
and media training business since 1988. Paul writes news releases, speeches,
white papers, and brochure copy for corporate clients, and is the author
of: The Business of Freelance Writing, Conquering Corporate Markets:
How to find, price and manage corporate writing assignments, and How
to Write Media Releases to Promote your Business, Organization or Event.
Paul is a professional member of the Periodical Writers Association
of Canada (PWAC), and has written articles for Canada's major daily
newspapers, business magazines, and trade publication. To find out more,
visit www.paul lima.ca
Litwack, CHRP, the Capability Improvement Coach. Since
1978, his thought-provoking Keynotes, TeleClasses,
personal Coaching and custom Training programs continue to help leaders
in nine countries to uplevel their personal, professional
and business capabilities. Coach Paul 's real world experience
comes from years of successful projects from the 'back room' to the
Boardroom. He's an active community leader too. http://www.the-coach.com/
Rai, President of Rai Grant Insurance Brokers, one of the largest
independent insurance brokerages in Ontario. In business since 1985,
Rai Grant Insurance Brokers are a trusted advisor to thousands of businesses
and families. We also specialize in the design and administration of
group auto and home insurance plans for professional groups and associations.
Paulà°¥rsonal areas of expertise include commercial insurance, errors
& omissions insurance, directors and officers liability insurance
and high value personal lines insurance.
Tobey is a multi-award winning
pianist, maverick filmmaker, internet marketing guru, business leader,
author and professional speaker. Since touring concert stages in 16
different countries Paul has launched 3 successful businesses and has
become one of the most sought after certified trainers and public speakers
on subjects ranging from internet marketing to personal development.
His training has helped many to build better businesses and live more
passionate lives. 519-865-3804 http://www.trainingbusinesspros.com
de Jager is a provocative Speaker, Writer and Consultant. His
primary focus in on how we manage change, technology and the future.
In addition to speaking at conferences worldwide, he's also written
monthly columns for CIO Magazine and Computerworld Canada.
He forces you, by demonstrating conflicts between your stated beliefs
and behaviours, to think differently about what you thought you knew.
You can read much of his work in the publications section of www.technobility.com
Chato, a graduate of Ryerson Polytechnical University , went
on to become an art director with Kelly's Stereo Mart and from there
helped found the legendary Frantics Comedy Troupe. After a stint as
head of TV Comedy at CBC, Paul started Electramedia in the early 90's,
an international web development company and now also heads a new company,
Your Web Department.
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Taylor is an Award-Winning Speaker, Trainer, Speech coach and
an Entrepreneur of many previous businesses. He is the past President
of Sheridan Park Toastmasters, and presently the Founder and Chairman
of Goal Achievers International
Inc. He is building master mind groups to coach and cultivate collaborations
in various aspects of Life Entrepreneurship. Contact
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Sederoff, Manager of the Incident Response Team for Brandimensions
Inc. Shanna has several years experience in the Phishing and
Brand Protection industry with a specific focus on the US banking
industry. Over the past two years Shanna has worked directly and has
overseen the management and takedown of thousands of phishing incidents.
As a member of the APWG and representative of INTA on behalf of Brandimensions,
Shanna participates in the understanding of industry issues and the
dissemination of solutions to combat identity theft and fraud on the
Eyram, Manager of Business Development, ExactTarget Inc.
has over 15-year marketing and sales experience focusing on email
marketing. Stefan is industry contributor with the Association of
Internet Marketing and Sales (AIMS). OneDegree.ca. Some past clients
include leading brands in retail, consumer packaged goods, the pharmaceutical
and financial industries as well as the agency world. Contact email@example.com
or 905.827.4630. http://www.exacttarget.com
McLennan is the founder Babble On Communications , a public
relations company which helps socially responsible brands, causes
and people engage the world in their stories. Babble On Communications
represents television stars, authors, foundations and businesses who
are striving for a better tomorrow. We work with media outlets, at
home and internationally, including the New York Times, Today Show,
Canada AM, Globe and Mail, the Ellen Show, etc.
Carrigan e-Marketing Strategist,
ThinData Inc, plays leading role in business development of EMS (email
marketing software). Wayne has a proven track record in creating and
implementing good business strategies and internet solutions. He has
served as senior executive for Alliance Atlantis Communications, NetStar
Communications and Sports Network.
Derzko is the president of Brain
Space, a Toronto-based consulting firm. Walter had his own cross-Canada
radio show on the CKO radio network, called è¥ Creative EdgeÈ¥
was the lateral thinker-in-residence at the McLuhan Program in Culture
and Technology at the University of Toronto; a professor at Conestoga
College in Kitchener, teaching a course on Lateral thinking Skills
in Business and a course on Strategy. He was also the former Director
of the Idea Lab at the Design Exchange and the founder of the Creativity
Consortium- a forum for lateral thinkers -which has now been re-born
as NewBizDev.org, a not-for-profit organization for VP's and Directors
of New Business Development.
MacPhail has been developing content online and off for over
25 years. He's created Web-based experiences for MSN, AOL Canada,
canoe.ca, Mocha Sofa, Bell Emergis and Sympatico-Lycos where he was
director of content. He's also been a magazine and newspaper editor
and feature writer and was the founder and director of Southam InfoLab.
In 1990 he won the Canadian Association of Journalists Award for investigative
series about AIDS in Canada. Wayne's also taught online writing and
hypernarrative at McMaster University, Sheridan, Ryerson, Centennial
and at the Summer Institute for Film and Television and is a published
and produced playwright.
Yuan, Ph.D is currently a Professor
of Information Systems and the Wayne. C. Fox Chair of Business Innovation
at DeGroote School of Business, McMaster University , Canada . His
research interests are in the areas of e-commerce security and privacy,
mobile commerce, web-based negotiation, and decision support in health
care. He has published more than 50 papers in professional journals
and has been invited as guest speakers at many universities and conferences.
His name is listed on Who is Who in Canada .