I had the great privilege to do my training, learn and work with the best in their field in seven countries across the globe.
Hospitality & Entertainment Industry (11 years)
+ BA in Hospitality Management from Glion Institute of Higher Education (Hotel Management School), Switzerland
+ Central Hotel Group, Thailand
+ Disney World, United States of America
+ General Manager fast track program, Hilton hotels in the Netherlands and Germany
+ Hilton Human Resources, Corporate Marketing & Corporate Development, Head Office United Kingdom
+ Compass Group, Communication, Head Office Switzerland
Skills developed: customer service, hotel operation, team management, leadership, strategy, human resources, project management, budgeting, communication, marketing, franchising, administration, standards, procedures development, negotiating, training, and presenting.
My love for the performing arts led me to change industries, return to Zurich and take on a position that would allow me to study and support myself financially at the same time.
Performing Art Industry (6 years)
+ Diploma in Opera Performance from Birkbeck College London, United Kingdom
+ MAs in Arts Administration from the University of Zurich, Switzerland
+ Rheinoper, Opera Dusseldorf, Germany
+ Classical Music Festival, Montreux, Switzerland
+ Opera Zurich, Switzerland
Skills developed: office management, theatre operation, team management, leadership, project management, budgeting, communication, administration, standards & procedures development, event management, negotiating, training & presenting, and diplomacy.
My experiences and training have allowed me to develop skills to work with and understand different people, cultures and difficult situations in real life, not just in theory. My employers and colleagues have always known that they can rely on me to get results and meet goals. I’d love to hear about your stories.
The joy I find helping people like yourself make adventurous changes in their career/life and the desire to become an entrepreneur brought me to Vancouver.
Coaching & Education (9 years)
+ Certification in Coaching and Neuro-Linguistic Programming (NLP) from Erickson Coaching International
+ Professional Coach Credential (PCC) by the International Coach Federation (ICF)
+ Certified Emotional Intelligence Assessor for the EQ-i. 2.0 and EQ-i 360
+ Certified Behaviour Assessor for the Hogan Assessments
Adult Education & Facilitation (8 years)
+ Organizational & Program Development for Erickson Coaching International
+ Co-creation and Faculty for the corporate online programs ‘Coaching Competencies for Leaders’ and ‘The Art & Science of Coaching’
+ Mentor Coaching for Erickson Coaching International
+ Postgraduate Diploma in Adult Education & Learning from the University of British Columbia, Canada