Garen Jemian

Head Coach & Facilitator

Accredited by both the Government of Quebec and the Government of Canada serving the Public and Private sectors in both official languages. Closing speaker of TEDx Concordia 2017 “Motivation Beyond Money” and Author of “Happy People Work Harder.”


Garen leverages and couples his background in business operations, stage performance and coaching mastery to bring the absolute best out of his clients. His style is best described as a highly pragmatic approach engulfed with energy, clarity and fearless objective feedback ensuring a highly engaging and impactful time well spent.



  • Accredited Senior Leadership Development and Facilitation Consultant • Government of Canada
  • Accredited Leadership Development Consultant • Government of Quebec (CPMT)
  • Certified PCC • International Coaching Federation
  • Certified: EQi, Dynamix, DiSC
  • Author of "Happy People Work Harder"
  • TEDx Talk: "Motivation Beyond Money"
  • Creator of JoyIndex: Engagement Metrics
  • 40+ Federal Agencies served
  • 10,000+ learners facilitated

Richard Gabourie

Senior Leadership & Team Facilitator

Richard has over 20 years’ experience in designing and delivering management and leadership training modules and programs and organizational development.


Richard was the Regional Director and subject matter lead in the Ontario region in the fields of conflict management, communication, negotiation and leadership development for the central learning department of the Federal Government.



  • Certified Training and Development Professional (CTDP) (Institute for Performance and Learning -I4PL)
  • Insights Discovery certified (Client Practitioner) 
  • Insights Transformational Leadership certified (Client Practitioner) 
  • Certified coach using EQi-2.0
  • Certified Conflict Coach and Mediator 
  • Member of the Alternate Dispute Resolution Institute of Canada & Ontario
  • Myers Briggs (MBTI) Step I & II Certified, (Psychometrics Canada)
  • Three 14PL 2019 Awards of Excellence
  • Four Gold 2020 Brandon Hall Human Capital Management Excellence Awards
  • Federal Government Language levels CBB (French
  • 37,000+ learners facilitated
  • 44+ organizations served

Josée Tremblay

Senior Leadership Coach (FR)

Josée a fait une carrière de 29 ans au Service Correctionnel du Canada.  Elle possède 21 ans d’expérience dans divers postes de gestion dont 5 ans à titre de cadre supérieur au sein de la fonction publique du canada. Détentrice d’une maîtrise en administration Publique, option gestionnaire, elle bénéficie d’une vaste expérience en gestion des opérations et interventions correctionnelles, financière et des ressources humaines,  en relations de travail avec différents partenaires syndicaux et en gestion du changement.  Elle possède également plus de 15 ans d’expérience dans le coaching et mentorat en développement des compétences clés en leadership de différents niveaux de gestionnaires. Elle est reconnue pour sa transparence, son professionnalisme, sa vision stratégique, sa rigueur au travail, ses fortes capacités d’analyse des situations et ses valeurs humanistes.



  • Coaching et mentorat développement des compétences en leadership
  • Développement du leadership de gestion
  • Gestion de situations d’urgence et de crises
  • Coaching de préparation d’entrevue pour des processus de sélection pour des postes de gestion (intermédiaire à haute gestion) au sein de la Fonction Publique
  • Coaching en gestion du changement, gestion d’employés, gestion du rendement au travail, gestion de conflits

Alex Derk

Partners & Solutions

Alex provides veteran leadership with over 25 years of experience in business development. He understands the importance of trust and empathy in establishing powerful, long-lasting relationships with his customers. As an expert in the services we provide, Alex ensures every customer's needs, challenges, expectations and desired outcomes are met with a commitment to excellence and to continuous improvement.

Alex Leonard

Public Speaking

Alex brings over 15 years experience in the FMCG industry where he honed extensive analytic and account management expertise. In addition, he leverages competencies in corporate sales with a deep understanding of category management and how to achieve wins for consumers, retailers and manufacturers. Mostly, Alex has the rare gift of public speaking and powerful communication abilities. This unique skillset positions Alex as a highly proficient and magnetic facilitator.

Sam Haddad

Recruitment Advisor

Sam leverages over two decades in talent acquisition and business operations. His North Star is the belief that people drive organizational success and value. Sam embodies grit and perseverance in his quest to ensure that his clients are aligned with proper roles, organizations and cultures that makes for a naturally stimulating, engaging and successful endeavour. 

Tania Aline

HR & Organizational Strategy

Tania holds over 20 years of experience as an executive in operations and supply chain. She supplies her clients with a strategic lens and approach to decision-making, structure and process. Her strengths lie in exceptional organization abilities, identifying inefficiencies, analytical problem solving, process optimization and efficient business operations.