Greg was bitten by the entrepreneurial bug early in life. It started when he was 8 and worked for his uncle who had a manufacturing business. By the age of 10 he expanded to selling cards and plant seeds door to door and having a paper route.
Greg has over 30 years of experience in professional leadership, business development, sales and business experience as well as over 20 years offering leadership and sales training for business, non-profits and the military. He ran his own real estate company for six years, making the “Million Dollar Sales Club” for selling 52 homes in 1997 and being one of the top 10 sellers in the city of Edmonton. He was the Master Licensee for Canada of an International Business Coaching franchise for 10 years and grew that business by over 300% in 5 years. During that time he was awarded the Master Lincensee of the Year in 2008 and 2009. In 2010 his business earned an Award of Excellence from the Canadian Franchise Association. He has assisted other businesses in growing their bottom line profits by an average of 300% within 2-4 years. He also gained valuable experience selling for the advertising industry and financial services.
Greg has formed a partnership with Pat Pearson, a noted author, in establishing Stop Self Sabotages International. SSSI assists people to overcome their self sabotages and achieve outrageous success. They also provide training to organizations to assist their employees in overcoming self sabotages in the work place.
Greg’s formal education includes graduating from the British Columbia Institute of Technology with a diploma in Computer Systems in 1982. Since then he has updated his education by studying theology at St. Andrew’s college in Winnipeg and is currently studying Psychology at Grant MacEwan University on a part time basis. He also has an MBA from the School of Hard knocks in marketing and sales!
Greg has a passion for learning and has attended many seminars and conferences around the world to upgrade his skills in business development, planning, motivating, selling, marketing and business systems.
Greg is a licensed private pilot and enjoys flying as well as collecting silver age comics and military uniforms from WWII.