Garry Schleifer, PCC, is a corporate and leadership coach with over 18 years of experience as a senior executive and business visionary.
He is President of Concept Synoptic Inc., the coaching organization he founded in 2001.
applies a signature approach of Ruthless Compassion when helping senior executives boost personal and organizational performance to higher levels.
approach recognizes that challenging goals must be set and rigorously adhered to but always with an innate sensitivity, good humour and non-judgement.
"walk the talk" credentials draw from long experience as the visionary behind several multimillion-dollar companies.
From concept in 1988, he
built Synoptic Logistics Management a distributor to corporations of point-of-sale marketing materials into a business with $3.5 million in annual revenue.
He then planned and managed the merger of Synoptic with a competitor, becoming President of Dyment Distribution Services, the 100-employee, post-merger organization, in 1996.
At Concept Synoptic Inc.
has applied his
experience to client engagements including Sysco Food Services Canada, Drake International and Street Haven Women's Shelter
CPCC designation at one of the world's foremost coaching certification bodies, the Coaches Training Institute and has acquired his
ICF designation of PCC.
Along with Concept Synoptic Inc., he is co-founder of choice, the magazine of professional coaching, distributed quarterly to subscribers in 28 countries.
Garry is also President of the Toronto Chapter Board of the International Coach Federation (ICF), and has served on the Board of Directors for several community-based organizations.