Resources 2017-04-20T09:40:38+00:00

Local Mentors and Coaches

Karen McDonald-Hurley
Karen McDonald-HurleyOpportunity Group
Karen is the author and facilitator of the Business Plan Boot Camp used in our Starter Company program. Karen also works with our Summer Company participants and is active at the Centre in other roles.
Keeley Mouré
Keeley MouréO’Farrell Financial
Keeley is one of our Financial Coaches and a mentor for the Business Success Coaching Program, Starter Company and Summer Company in past years. She provides solid and practical financial advice for our clients.
Kevin Savoy
Kevin SavoyAction Coach
Kevin has been working with the Centre for several years now. Both Summer Company and Starter Company participants have benefited from his expert coaching and feedback. Kevin also works with us at the Centre helping our whole clientele get to where they need to be in their businesses.
James Wilson
James WilsonMy High Speed Networks
James works with both our Summer Company participants and our Starter Company participants. His unique outlook and experience as an entrepreneur brings both groups valuable knowledge in getting businesses off the ground.
Bob Pearce
Bob PearceHenderson Printing
Bob started working with our Summer Company participants in the 2015 season. He is passionate about the success of the youth in our community. He goes out of his way to make sure they succeed.
John Mazurek
John MazurekRetired Tait's Bakery Owner
John loves to work with youth entrepreneurs. He has provided valuable counselling in our Summer Company program for several years.
John Barclay
John BarclayProduce, Triune Productions
John has participated in the Summer Company program for a few years. John’s work with youth is renowned in North Grenville. His feedback and support is appreciated.
Sue Watts
Sue WattsExecutive Director, The Employment and Education Centre
Sue’s passionate love of her community and youth drive her to work with us and our Summer Company participants each year. She provides practical feedback and engages everyone with her enthusiasm.
Matt Gilmer
Matt GilmerEconomic Development Coordinator, Municipality of North Grenville
Matt’s work in Economic Development makes him an obvious choice to work with our Youth in the Summer Company program. We value is time and effort and resources.
Meg Plooy
Meg PlooyExecutive Director, Downtown Business Improvement Association
Meg works closely with the Centre pitching in when needed. 2015 was her first season as a Summer Company mentor. She supported our youth with opportunities to get out in the Downtown Brockville area and work in their business.
Harrison Olajos
Harrison OlajosOwner, 1000 Island Landscaping
Harrison committed to being a mentor in Summer Company after his summer being a Summer Company participant and starting the landscaping business that he still runs today. Harrison shows willingness to share ideas and advice with the participants; to support them as he was supported.

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