I am an international business and brand strategist, educator, and the author of Unconventional Business—3 Startling Truths for Prosperity in Business®.
As founder and CEO of Business by Philosophy and the Unifying Philosophy® (UPh), I have helped private and family-owned businesses achieve extraordinary business performance and well-being.
My internationally renowned system successfully overcomes complex, chronic, and systemic challenges facing even the most successful companies.
Since 1991, I have created, built, and executed over 150 Brand Identities, and have established over 40 UPh Strategies for leading private and family-owned enterprises in Canada, the United States, Bermuda, England, and India.
Business by Philosophy and a client success story was featured in PROFIT Magazine's cover story on "The BIGGEST LIE IN BUSINESS—How Most Entrepreneurs Deceive Themselves by Claiming to Know Their Competitive Advantage" (Nov 2008).
I represent these successes at leading-edge conferences, courses, and workshops worldwide.
I delight in mentoring youth and contributing my insights to non-profit organizations. I presented at the 2006 FFI conference in San Francisco (Decoding the Family Business DNA), as well as the 2009 7th Annual PROFIT 100 CEO Summit (Make More Money with your Brand).
I am a graduate of Carlton University, Ottawa, with a B.Eng. and B.ID degrees.
I live in the Toronto area with my wife and 2 children.