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I am an experienced industry advisor and executive with access to a wide range of specialists.
I’ve helped over 325 organizations on a wide variety of projects. I deliver tangible results and have been described as a trusted, responsible, and inquisitive adviser.
Consultant, industry speaker, member of various advisory boards, a Top 200 Program mentor at Ryerson University’s School of Business Management, author of a widely-read column.
My 35+ years of industry experience:
“We rely on his extensive expertise.”
“Supplier relationships are important to us and the manner in which he conducts his business not only preserves that but actually enhances it.”
“…helped us obtain a favorable agreement for us. His connections in the industry and his experience successfully guided us.”
“We rely on his extensive expertise to assist with operational and strategic planning in this dynamic and changing area.”
“He knows the industry, he adds credibility.”
“His in-depth knowledge assisted us in constructing a meaningful baseline and a concise RFP, resulting in easily understandable proposals, simplified analysis, sound recommendations.”
“…a review from both a technology and business viewpoint, with a summary delivered on time and on budget, addressing the issues we raised.”
“Henry’s knowledge of the subject matter assisted our management team in understanding the importance of the key performance indicators…”
“It gives clients a nice fuzzy feeling when Henry Dortmans is continuously recognized as an authority in the field. It’s not often these days that clients feel they’re getting value for their consulting dollar.”
“Henry serves as chair of our event and we are always impressed with the professionalism, and his commitment to timely and quality work.”
“…[he is] there whenever we need him and quick to respond to our requirements. I appreciate that our interests are always kept first and foremost in importance.”
“…has great depth and knowledge in the industry and provides us with the advice and recommendations we need to make the right decisions.”
“…instrumental in helping us to make the right business decisions. Henry adds value.”
“Excellent on all counts…a retainer to suit our needs, an arrangement that far exceeded our expectations.”
“…always professional, courteous, extremely informative.”
“…presented his findings in a comprehensive, straight to the point format which provided the information our senior executives needed to make a sound decision.”
“Henry has helped the industry and his clients be successful. He is an accomplished individual that has helped many executives make the right decision when it comes to a vision, strategy, and/or decision. He always keep the bottom line in sight. He keeps things focused.”
Henry emcees events, presents briefings, gives speeches, moderates panels for public and private events on a wide variety of topics.
Clients include end user organizations and suppliers (service providers, manufacturers, channel partners), associations, event planners, user groups.
For those who need a presenter who enlightens, entertains, and keeps people awake.
Presenter (Industry Briefings)
AVAYA, BELL CANADA, BRANTTEL, PANASONIC, TELUS, UNITY & more
Conference Chair, Panel Moderator &/or Speaker
ACCA, ICCM,CITA, CTCA , ICMI,PMAC, SCTC & more
FOR A NO OBLIGATION FEE QUOTE, CALL HENRY — 416.845.4511 or EMAIL email@example.com
Here are a few comments from attendees and clients…real people, real comments.
” … very knowledgeable, responsive, funny and professional.”
“…a great choice for Locknote Speaker...fun & informative! “
“…the unique ability to make the audience understand clearly the ideas presented.”
“…[the] level of expertise is tremendous and the techniques are very strong; presents material in an interesting and cogent manner.”
“…both knowledgeable and approachable — a good combination!”
“…humorous, captures attention, excellent facilitator, attentive to comments while keeping the agenda moving.”
“…struck a superb blend of impartial wisdom with humor and sincerity.”
“…interesting, very organized, humorous…excellent memory, great pace.”
“This is the first time that I’ve attended a seminar where the speaker has been able to answer all questions. Excellent.”
“…presented a terrific session on not only the many challenges we face today, but valuable information on how to manage them.”
“Fabulous presenter…great clarity, good analogies, great humor…our customers will benefit greatly.”
“… established a common understanding to everyone from the various departments; were now on the same page.”
“Thank you for your passion and patience. You successfully take very complex structures and simplify the concepts for all to apply…you presentation style engages the group.”
“Great to have a Canadian speaker who has contacts with so many businesses here.”
“…depth of experience enables him to deliver a talk in a relaxed and personable manner, drawing upon personal experience to reinforce theoretical concepts!”
“My impression is that he enjoys speaking. I don’t always see that in presenters.”
I have written many articles offering insights into key planning and management issues, e.g., leadership examples, better buyer-supplier processes, program and system success stories, avoided failures, events.
If you’re interested in a copy of one of the above, send an email listing the issue title, along with your name, title, organization, phone number. And, if you have any questions, call me at 416.845.4511.
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