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Impact Hub Ottawa’s diverse team of Coaches are available to provide one-on-one expertise on a variety of topics. All Virtual and Co-Working members have access to Coaches.
To book a session with one of our coaches:
- Read the Coaches cards below to find who can help you.
- Click on the button at the bottom of the page or visit the Admin Portal to organize a discussion.
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Public Affairs & Strategic Communications
Adam J Smith, CEO- Rise Up Strategies
Skills offered: Digital Strategies; Public Relations & Issues Management; Government Relations; Risk Management; Technology and Data Management.
Can help you with: Public Relations; Issues Management; Government Relations; Risk Management; Technology and Data Management.
Ashraful Hasan, Founder- Impactrio
Skills offered: Designing Training and Mentorship Programs; Client Communication Protocols.
Can help you with: Measuring Impact; Managing and reporting on Complex Projects; Monitoring Progress and Learning.
Technology & Cloud
Brett Tackaberry, CTO, Rebel.com
Knows a lot about:Tech Strategy & Planning; Cloud Tech; Data & Analytics; Coding & Development; Product management; Agile; DevOps; Web hosting & email.
Can help you with: Identifying tech opportunities; Adopting or improving agile; Acquiring data & building analytics dashboards.
Emilie Wilcox Managing Partner, Founder Baiame Consulting
Knows a lot about: Business modeling; Risk management; Investment/financial analysis; Scaling; Financial and other internal controls.
Can help you with: Setting up a business; Building a business model; Building a financial model, identifying or mitigating risks, developing business continuity plans, pricing models.
Eve Blouin-Hudon, Founder- Bevy Creative
Skills offered: Creative thinking; Positive psychology and well-being; Productivity and time management.
Can help you with: Understanding the creative process; implementing tools into your workflow to be more productive with your time; the grant writing process; cultivating wellbeing.
Strategy, Systems transformation & Collaborative Design
Eva Oloumi, Founder- Paradeigma
Skills offered:Systems transformation & Strategy; Multi-lateral facilitation & collaborative design.
Can help you with: Building capacity in tackling seemingly unsolvable problems: Addressing critical challenges or opportunities that require navigating increasing complexity or uncertainty; Moving through grey areas where a path forward relies on multiple diverse and divergent sets of stakeholder groups.
WordPress & Web Design
Frederic Sune, Founder- WP Expert
Skills offered: WordPress; Web Design; Website Improvement; SEO; Business processes automation.
Can help you with: WordPress issues; Website Development; Business automation using a WP website; SEO (On-page and general).
Jonathan Wade, President- Social Delta
Knows a lot about: Ideation; Partnership development; Incorporation; Business planning; Social financing; Marketing.
Can help you with: Connecting with community partners; Board orientation; Market Research; Business design; Pricing models.
E-commerce & Retail
Krysta Roney, Local Community Manager- Shopify
Knows a lot about: E-commerce; Customer Discovery, Growth & Retention; Business planning; Business Coaching
Can help you with: Starting, growing & scaling e-commerce stores; Increasing web traffic & optimizing for conversions; Identifying customer personas.
Storytelling (Returning in 2022)
Marley Lewington, Creative & Communications Director- Strategic Kindness
Knows a lot about: Storytelling; branding; campaign development; communication and brand strategy; graphic design.
Can help you with: Designing your brand; creating digital campaigns; writing news releases and op-eds; drafting your comm- unications strategy; performing a brand audit; writing social media content; managing social media platforms
Speech & Presentations
Mary Houle Registered speech pathologist, Founder Pronounced
Knows a lot about: Presentation delivery, Storytelling, Communication and Accent Clarity, Speech Coaching, Voice Therapy
Can help you with: Expressing yourself dynamically and persuasively; Preparing for a pitch; Storytelling; Speaking with confidence; Delivering your message with clarity.
Designing for Inclusion
Sharon Nyangweso, CEO & Founder, QuakeLab
Knows a lot about: Design thinking for inclusion; Equity in action; Community consultations; EDI/feminist lens; Digital communications
Can help you with: Equity assessments & action plans; Clarifying equity objectives; Journey mapping; Building a business embedded with equity.