Brian joins us once again as moderator for the Presidents Panel. During this panel, we’ll meet the presidents and founders of local businesses and get an inside look of what it takes to lead a business. Our Presidents will share their experiences and stories of running their businesses through the good, the bad, the ugly, and outright exciting times.
Brian Brennan is a Chartered Accountant and Certified Management Consultant who has held many senior positions in public and private companies over his 30-year career. This range of roles presented opportunities for him to deliver innovative solutions to an array of business challenges — from sales strategy to human capital to turnarounds, and to excel as a senior financial executive in roles in manufacturing, distribution and operations. Today, Brian specializes in the development of leadership teams and individuals, focusing on initiatives that take personal and organizational performance to higher levels. Brian’s extensive experience allows him to adjust his perspective as an executive coach to suit your individual client needs. He enjoys helping clients develop solutions that leverage them into the next phase of their business, including harnessing the abilities of management teams. Brian’s expertise as a coach has been honed as a Chair with TEC Canada, a unique peer mentorship organization affiliated with Vistage Worldwide dedicated to accelerating the growth and development of Canadian business leaders. In addition to being a good listener —a critical coaching skill — Brian is also an excellent communicator known for his insightful client advice. He is asked to speak publicly on business-related topics, has written columns for the Globe and Mail on business and entrepreneurship and co-hosted a business tv program on Rogers cable network called Business Fix.