Meet Dave Hands
Over a span of more than 40 years, Dave has been an accountant, an Office Manager of a regional variety store chain, a computer systems designer and sales manager of an international business machine company, owner/manager of a high-end retail sporting goods company and owner/manager of a national importer and catalogue sales firm.
Over the last decade, he has devoted his time helping other business owners achieve their objectives. Having "walked the walk", Dave recognizes the managerial challenges, the time constraints and the range of specialized skills needed to survive and grow in today's highly competitive business climate.
Whether it's launching a new enterprise, sorting out neglected accounting records, helping to recruit and train new people, mapping marketing strategy and tactics or bringing a fresh, savvy perspective to a business stalling in mid-flight, Dave's range of skills and depth of experience may be the key to new or renewed growth in your business.
In addition to his ongoing consulting practice, Dave is a volunteer Mentor with Futurpreneur Canada, a director of the Carleton Place Chamber of Commerce and founder of the Chamber’s AIM Project, fostering new startups, sustained business growth and youth business literacy. Check out Dave’s profile on LinkedIn.
Awarded the Queen Elizabeth II Silver Jubillee Medal
by Futurpreneur Canada (Canadian Youth Business Foundation)
for community service in mentoring young entrepreneurs.