Joseph Sherren will reveal the insides of “How to build a collaborative culture with self-motivated, engaged employees”. As the dynamic President of Ethos Enterprises Inc., and CEO of Gateway Leadership Inc, with offices in Toronto, Prince Edward Island, and Phoenix, he believes that success depends on maintaining a positive attitude, setting goals and working towards them with unbending determination.
Joseph Sherren, the dynamic President of Ethos Enterprises Inc., and CEO of Gateway Leadership Inc, with offices in Toronto, Prince Edward Island, and Phoenix, believes that success depends on maintaining a positive attitude, setting goals and working towards them with unbending determination.
These are the principles behind Joe’s high-impact, motivational seminars, which cover topics key to business growth, development and success. Some of these topics include: leadership, sales, change management, team building, ethics, and strategic planning. An Internationally acclaimed speaker and corporate trainer, Joe has been delighting audiences with his thought-provoking, interactive and inspirational presentations for over 25 years.
Joe has spoken to over 4,000 audiences in over 30 countries world wide. He has achieved his CSP (Certified Speaking Professional), has been inducted to the Canadian Speaking Hall of Fame (HoF), and was awarded a Fellow of the Global Speaking Federation – the highest, international designation available in the speaking industry.
Joe is a Past-President of the Canadian Association of Professional Speakers, a member of the National Speakers Association (US) and a Past-President of the Global Speakers Federation. He has Chaired numerous committees for NSA, CAPS and the GSF.
He is on the Executive Development Faculty in the Schulich School of Business at York University in Toronto, and is a member of the Canadian Professional Sales Association. As a certified facilitator in advanced scientifically validated assessment tools, Joe works with people in determining their thinking styles, professional talent predisposition, and management effectiveness.
Since 1974, he has trained thousands of executives, leaders, and professionals. Some clients include; BDO (Canada USA & Australia), Scotiabank, UBS Wealth Management (Switzerland), Walmart, University Health Network, Easter Seal Society, Harley Davidson, Canadian Standards Association, MacDougall Steel Erectors, Universal Studios, Canadian MicroAge Network, LawPro, as well as various Government Ministries and Agencies.
From a modest beginning as one of ten children on a farm in PEI, Joe progressed through a 25-year career with an international corporation where he held senior management positions in marketing, human resources, distribution and customer service. Joe has received numerous awards for achievements in people management, project leadership, customer relations and education. He has been a regularly featured speaker in management and marketing schools in Canada, the USA, Switzerland, Latin America. Australia and the Middle East.
Joe is known as a tireless worker and leader, with a passion for fairness and a reputation for getting things done. He has been actively involved and has held executive positions with various service clubs, volunteer organization and citizen’s groups. Joe ran for political office in the 1993 Federal Election, has owned a successful retail clothing business and was an award winning licensed realtor.
Joe is co-author of Vitamin C for a Healthy Workplace and author of “iLead, Five Insights for Building Sustainable Organizations”. These books are designed to help organizations create a constructive workplace and enhance employee performance. He is also a regular featured columnist in The Guardian chain of newspapers.
Joe now splits his time between his homes in PEI and Arizona. His favourite pastimes are music, horses, relaxing with his children and grandchildren, and has also written a book on genealogy.