The best trainee business trainees are some of the best.
But you don’t have to be a seasoned entrepreneur or an accomplished business leader to benefit from a business training program.
Here’s a list of the top business trainers and what you need to know.1.
Brian Dutton is a self-made business coach who helped start the Business Trainee Development Network.
Brian started his career in business development, but he eventually turned his attention to training.
He teaches business trainings at the Vancouver School of Business.
He has written several training books, including the Business Trainer Training Handbook and The Business Trainer Business Development Guide.2.
Scott Cocker has been a business trainer for 25 years and has helped hundreds of trainees.
He is a Certified Business Trainer.
He was the host of the CBC’s Business Trainers and Entrepreneurship Week podcast.3.
Bruce D’Andrea is the founder and director of the Canadian Business Trainings Network, and is the owner of the BC Trainers Business Training School.
He founded BC Trainings in 2013 to train business train the best business leaders.4.
Paul Sallam has been an entrepreneur since the age of 15.
He started his own training program, the BC Business Trainership Institute, in 1993 and became the founding partner of the Vancouver Business Trainering Institute.
He also is a former executive director of BC Trainering and is currently a director of Canadian Business Training Institute.5.
Brian Schmeling has been training business leaders for more than 30 years.
He’s the owner and director in charge of the Toronto Business Trainery.
He holds a Bachelor of Business Administration in Finance from the University of Toronto and an MBA in Finance at the University at Buffalo.6.
Bruce Lee started his business training career at age 13 when he helped develop a business program for his father.
He then went on to work as a business leader for nearly 15 years, helping business owners and entrepreneurs to get their business programs started.
He now teaches business training and coaching.7.
Mark Rippetoe started his training at age 17 after becoming a successful businessman.
He went on the path of becoming an entrepreneur himself, working for over 30 years as an entrepreneur and business coach.8.
Chris Anderson is a certified business trainer and a certified instructor for business trainers and business leaders in Vancouver.
He trains business leaders to become successful business leaders and to stay in their position.9.
Bob Stoddart is the head of Vancouver’s Business Training Program.
He began training in 1999 as an instructor, and has been the lead instructor of Business Trainees for over two decades.
He currently works as the Head of the Business Training and Leadership Department at the Business Transformation Center at the BC Institute of Technology.10.
Mark Wilson is the CEO of Business Trainer BC and has run several business training programs in Vancouver, including BC Trainer Business Development, BC Trainee Business Leadership and BC Trainees Business Leadership for Entrepreneurs.11.
Michael Gendron is a business coach and trainer in Vancouver who has trained thousands of trainee and leader business leaders over the years.12.
Michael Cudney is the president of the British Columbia Business Training Network and the author of The Ultimate Business Training Handbook.
He co-authored BC Training for Entrepreneur and has authored several books on business training, including The Ultimate Guide to Business Training.13.
Dave Zoromski is the executive director and owner of BC Training International.
He helps train business leaders across BC to become entrepreneurs.14.
Daniel Koo is a leader and trainer at Business Trainer, a training program that trains business trainers across the province.15.
Brian Kugel is the co-founder and CEO of the Global Business Trainer Program.
David Joly is the former executive vice-president and director at the Canadian Federation of Independent Business (CFIB), the country’s leading business training organization.
He ran the BC Interim Training Program, which is the successor to BC’s business training initiative.
Doug Stoddie has been coaching business leaders since 1998.
He graduated from the Canadian Institute of Training, which teaches business trainers how to teach, mentor, and guide business leaders through their careers.
Andrew Jang is the director of Business Training International and is also the founder of the Centre for Business Transformation, a non-profit organization that supports business leaders at their training and leadership careers.19.
Paul McLean is the chief executive of the Financial Service Association of Canada.
He helped to create the BC Investor Network, a network of more than 2,000 financial services companies that has been active since 1994.20.
Bruce McLean started his Business Training program in 1995 as an executive assistant at the Toronto Venture Capital Management Institute.
His first business training was at age 18, when he was a student at the Ryerson Business School in Toronto.
He later started his company, Global Training, as a subsidiary of Global Venture Management. 21