Marc-André Ferron has nearly 20 years of experience in the industrial and service sectors. He was a director of human resources, finance, and health and safety for several years, and audiences are captivated by his storytelling talents. He has the ability to take complex notions and put them into simple terms that are easily understood.
A certified OHSAS 18001 Lead Auditor and Lean Management Green Belt, he also holds a graduate degree in labour relations and a bachelor’s degree in business administration. He also has an occupational health and safety certificate, a short graduate program in lean management, and training in communication and public relations.
During his career, he has worked as a director of human resources and finance in the health network and managed a budget of nearly $70 million. He also managed occupational health and safety for petrochemical, energy production, and paper manufacturing companies, where he implemented and managed management systems such as OHSAS 18001.
To date, his experiences have taken him to nearly 500 businesses from multinationals, to small and medium sized businesses in the manufacturing, construction and service sectors.