Excellence Group Membership Committee

Jennifer Black

Jennifer Black

Owner, DFS Private Wealth

Jennifer Black is an experienced Private Wealth Manager and Portfolio Manager with DFS Private Wealth in Mississauga, Ontario.

jennifer@dedicatedfs.ca - Office
905-896-8373 - Office
416-938-3931 - Cell

Maurice Dutrisac

Maurice Dutrisac

Managing Director, Succession Dynamics Inc.

For the past 20 years, Maurice has facilitated double-digit growth for over 50 clients through the application of the right strategic plan and the right organizational design supported with CEO coaching. He is the author of the upcoming book: "The Book on CEO Success-How you can achieve double digit growth every year."

maurice@successiondynamics.com
416-527-3536 - Cell

Kevin Quinn

Kevin Quinn

Principal at Expense Reduction Analysts (ERA)

We are a decent sized shop with 700 people in 30 countries. We do one thing and we do it very well. We find cash flow to help companies fund growth, projects or simply improve their margins. It’s likely that we can help by saving with your suppliers beyond what most companies can do on your own.

kquinn@expensereduction.com
226-748-4000 - Office

Larry Smith

Larry Smith

Owner, Kathbern Management

At Kathbern Management our goal is to work with owners and CEOs to help them build their teams with highly capable people who are complementary with one another and who will ensure the organization’s growth and success.

We believe that “Fit is Everything”.

larry.smith@kathbern.com
416-915-4044 #101 - Office
416-737-9584

Pete Crouse

Pete Crouse

President/CEO at Pop-A-Lock Canada

Pop-A-Lock has grown to become the largest professional locksmithing franchise in the country.

While our main focus is on emergency locksmith services, automobile lockout services and emergency roadside services, we also provide a full range of services related to every aspect of locksmithing; residential, commercial and industrial.

petecrouse@popalock.ca
905-990-0552 - Office

Excellence Group Members

Andy Bush

Andy Bush

Owner, Bush Marketing

A leader in Canadian web design and internet marketing, Bush Marketing partners with businesses to develop websites that engage their market and provide them with exceptional ongoing support and guidance.

andy@bushmarketing.ca
416-795-6968

Bill Drew

Bill Drew

Owner, Clean Rooms Plus

Bill Drew and Clean Room Plus have 21 years of hands-on experience in designing, manufacturing and installing Clean Room Environments.

bill@cleanroomsplus.ca - Office
416-740-2002 - Office
647-291-4304 - Mobile

Cory Haynes

Cory Haynes

Ayming Consulting Group Canada

Cory Haynes and Ayming focus on Innovation Funding and Cost Consultancy.

chaynes@ayming.ca
905-760-9889 x503 - Office
416-898-2028 - Cell

Drew Simons

Drew Simons

Principal Consultant, SICON CRM Inc.

As a trusted Consultant to small and mid-sized firms with over 35 years’ experience, I help with Customer facing strategies, operations, and analytics. I also assist with some of the associated technology issues such as cybersecurity. I deliver higher revenue, lower costs, reduced risk, and overall increased profitability.

dsimons@roxville.com - Office
(416) 487-1340 x24 - Office
647-362-4728 - Office

Julia Haggerty

Julia Haggerty

Lending Specialist to Independent Financial Advisors

Business expansion requires capital. Thinking of acquiring a book of business, MGA, Dealer or ICPM? We understand your revenue model and unique financing needs. For over 30 years, I have facilitated entrepreneurs’ dreams of growth by providing unique financing solutions.

julia@advisorfinance.ca - Office
647-778-5512 - Cell

Ian Young

Ian Young

Chief Executive Officer, The CFO Centre Limited

The CFO Centre Limited provides the skills and experience of large company CFOs to small & medium sized enterprises on a part-time basis. Increasingly, the part-time Chief Financial Officer is being used by owners of small and medium-sized businesses to provide the solution to their financial issues.

ian.young@thecfocentre.ca
416-795-5776 - Cell

Ian Barrett

Ian Barrett

Owner, Ideal Closets and Garages

At Ideal Closets and Garages, we don’t take a standard, off the shelf piece of material for our closets and garages and call it custom just because your design isn’t the same as others. When it comes to our designs, we customize our products in our local manufacturing plant to suit your specific needs and design.

Jason Pfeffer

Jason Pfeffer

Mortgage Broker, Safebridge Financial Group

Jason is a Residential and Commercial Mortgage Broker at Safebridge Financial Group.

jason@safebridgefinancial.com
416-466-5858 x310 - Office
416-818-3052 - Cell

Jack McSorley

Jack McSorley

Owner, TechReset

As Founder and Chief Executive Officer of TechReset (formerly OEM Corp) since 2001, Jack has directed foundational programs within TechReset to offer secure and sustainable IT asset management.

jack@techreset.com
416-575-1203 - Cell
416 575 1203

Jagdish Bajal

Jagdish Bajal

Owner, Basement Reno Plus

Basement Renovations add space to your home! If you have been looking for a way to increase the living space of your home, a basement reno can be the perfect solution.

jagdish@basementrenoplus.com - Office
416-231-3413 - Office
4162783151 - Office

John Collins

John Collins

Macdonald Sager Manis LLP

Barrister & Solicitor (Ontario) - Attorney At Law (California) - England (Solicitor Non Practicing). Practice corporate commercial, business, and employment law, business litigation, and public contract law.

jcollins@msmlaw.ca - Office
416-505-2773 - Cell
416-361-2623 - Office

Marc Anthony Sidhom

Marc Anthony Sidhom

Revalot

I am a versatile business leader with diverse background and proven experience in helping organizations achieve sustainable growth. My firm provides services focusing on assisting clients grow their revenue either by helping them improve their own sales performance, or by developing new business and markets on their behalf.

msidhom@revalot.com
416-333-1901 - Office

Michael Nituda

Michael Nituda

Partner & Sr. Vice President, McLean Hallmark Insurance Group Ltd.

Michael is a Vice President and Associate at BFL Canada Risk & Insurance Services Ltd. He specializes in Commercial Insurance and Risk Management with over a decade solving complex enterprise issues and challenges related to profitably and sustained growth. His ideal referrals are local and international companies with inherently complicated risks with annual revenues of $15,000,000+.

mnituda@bflcanada.ca
905-944-4086 - Office
416-460-2742 - Cell

Mike Verge

Mike Verge

Managing Director at ORAC

Intrepid sales and marketing oriented executive with extensive P&L and leadership experience from division management to CEO. An electrical engineering degree, MBA, and extensive international sales and operations success.

mike.verge@orac.ca
905-670-0010 - Office
647-526-2033 - Cell

Ray Freckleton

Ray Freckleton

Partner, R&C Chartered Accountants

I have over 30 years of experience in public accounting providing a wide range of professional services primarily to entrepreneurial and medium-sized businesses. I’ve worked on both sides of the boardroom table; as a CFO and business owner and as a trusted financial and tax advisor.

ray@randc.ca - Office
(905) 826-7711 x 207 - Office

Ray Gingras

Ray Gingras

President, Succession Dynamics Inc.

At Succession Dynamics, we have the discipline and experience to help ensure that you make the right decisions for the right reasons. With the increasing complexity and selectiveness among M&A transactions, we commit proven, senior- level professionals that prioritize your interests.

ray@successiondynamics.com - Office
647-273-3338 - Direct
647-792-7920 - Office

Roger Thorpe

Roger Thorpe

Owner, Thorpe Benefits

Thorpe Benefits is an integrated benefits and wellness consulting company. While focused on the overall strategy, design, communication, and plan management of employee benefits, they challenge their clients to address health promotion as a longer-term business strategy.

ray@successiondynamics.com - Office
647-273-3338 - Direct
647-792-7920 - Office

Sri Rangan

Sri Rangan

President, Vagans, Inc.

Sriram Rangan who is well-respected Safety and compliance consultant in Ontario is the President of Vagans Inc.

Sriram Rangan comes from a strong background of systems and helps trucking companies put systems in place in order to stay in compliance as per MTO/DOT regulations.

sri@vagansinc.com - office
416-473-8472 - Mobile
416-745-4601 - Office