Meet Our Instructors
No matter your level of sales experience, the quality of an instructor makes a big difference in helping you get the most out of your sales training. The CPSA has selected instructors who are highly experienced adult educators, coaches, and sales practitioners to help ensure you have the right partner to guide you through your course.Christine Bergeron, CSL
Chris Champagne, CSL
Christine Bergeron is a consultant with 20 years of experience in sales and leadership. She is also the cofounder of C3B Groupe Conseil Inc, a management consulting firm specialized in the human dimension of business. As a member of the Order of chartered administrators (AdmA), of the Canadian Professional Sales Association (CSL), the American Society for Quality as a Certified Quality Process Analyst (CQPA) and a MBA candidate, she has devoted herself to research, furthering her knowledge on the influence and impact of behaviour on overall sales and business performance, and to sharing that knowledge through consulting, conferences and training.
Kerri Corturillo, CSL
Chris Champagne is a bilingual Sales Transformation Specialist and sales coach with experience leading and motivating high impact sales teams. He has a proven history of consistently delivering sales performance improvements leveraging his facilitation and coaching roles. His one-on-one coaching with executives, sales managers and frontline sales professionals has a direct impact on bottom-line results. Chris also collaborates with small and mid-size companies to assess their sales teams, develop tailored coaching plans, and implement sales transformation programs.
Nancy Dewar, CSP
Kerri Corturillo is an experienced instructor and sales coach. She has spent over 20 years working in business to business sales and sales leadership roles. Kerri has led large scale sales development initiatives to transform sales cultures, which have improved customer experience and sales achievement. Her previous experience includes management training, organizational development, product management, project management and human capital management consulting. Kerri holds a Master of Adult Education and also maintains her Ontario Certified Teaching designation. Kerri has earned her Certified Sales Leader designation from the Canadian Professional Sales Association.
Nancy Dewar is a Certified Executive Leadership Coach PCC, an International Facilitator and Learning Strategist MEd, with over 25 years of delivering developmental programs and leading, and managing teams of people. With a background holding senior positions in sales, marketing and operations, Nancy brings a strategic approach to every business situation.
Nancy has lead several corporate coaching and learning initiatives and specializes in sales, culture transformation, change management, coaching and mindfulness and has industry experience to include automotive, consumer package goods, retail, marketing agency, and pharmaceutical. She is certified with the Learning Styles Inventory, Predictive index assessment, and is EQ1 and EQ 360 certified.
Dave Holt, CSP
Suzanne Enderton is an accomplished sales leader and coach with over 20 years of sales leadership in large technology & software companies in North America and Europe. Suzanne is focused on working with customers to use technology to solve their business problems and have a positive impact on their organization.
Suzanne loves to coach and mentor sales teams to build their skills, meet their potential, build long term relationships and of course, close deals. Suzanne is working on her Certified Sales Leader designation through the Canadian Professional Sales Association (CPSA). Suzanne has a reputation for Positivity, Creativity, Integrity, Community, Fun, Focus and Determination.
Jennifer Krueger, CSP
Dave Holt has over 20 years of experience in the sales training and development field. Some of his many roles have included sales, sales management, sales coaching, consulting and facilitation. Dave has delivered learning programs on a multitude of platforms including live satellite broadcasts to a national audience, large sales conferences with over 450 participants, traditional classroom and workshop environments. He has also coached sales professionals, sales managers and senior management on major sales initiatives and presentations. Dave has obtained, with distinction, the Certified Sales Professional Designation from the Canadian Professional Sales Association.
Lisa Leitch, CSP2, CSL
Jennifer Krueger is a sales instructor with over 20 years of sales and leadership experience, as well as a background in training and education. She has worked in a variety of sales roles for several types of organizations – from start-ups to multinationals – including her role as the Managing Director of Canada for a health and wellness organization. Her international experience brings a global perspective to the world of sales. Jennifer has obtained, with distinction, the Certified Sales Professional Designation from the Canadian Professional Sales Association.
Shawna Quigley, CSL
Lisa is a sales trainer, strategies and coach, and is driven by the mantra – Be Strategic, Be Pro-active, Be Brave. Lisa specializes in working with corporate sales teams and their leaders to build stronger consultative sales culture. She understands what it takes to be successful in sales as she was one of the top multi-million-dollar sales professionals in her industry, which earned her the role of VP of Sales & Client Services. Lisa ignites sales success by teaching teams how to upgrade their skills, set goals and land significant new sales opportunities by having purposeful business conversations that drive results. Teneo Results, founded by Lisa, has worked with CPSA as a Strategic and Accredited Partner for over 12 years; training hundreds of corporate sales teams. Lisa is a CSP – Certified Sales Professional and Certified Speaker Professional – the only female in Canada to hold the dual designation, along with the recent CSL – Certified Sales Leader designation.
Cindy Stradling, CSL, CPC
Shawna Quigley is an executive and sales coach, experienced trainer and high performing sales leader. She has 25 years of sales management and strategic accounts experience in the Consumer-Packaged Goods (CPG) industry. Shawna has led several high performing teams, developed and implemented corporate sales operating processes, trained many sales professionals from entry level to Vice President, and coached professionals to next level promotions. She is an experienced instructor, facilitating many in-house training programs at companies where she has worked including Pfizer Consumer Healthcare and Playtex Ltd. Shawna has earned the Certified Sales Leader (CSL) designation through the Canadian Professional Sales Association and is a Certified Executive Coach (CEC) and graduate of the Royal Roads University Executive Coaching program.
Johane Verdier, CSL
Sales agent, facilitator and coach, Cindy Stradling brings over 25 years of practical hands on business experience to her work. She has worked across various sectors including production, logistics, materials management, retail, customer service and sales. She has achieved her professional sales designation (CSP) through the Canadian Professional Sales Association and is a certified coach (CPC), a graduate from Erickson College. Cindy is a member of the Canadian Professional Sales Association and the International Coaching Federation.
Cindy works with entrepreneurs, individuals and corporations such as Canon Canada, 3M Canada, Scotia McLeod, BMO, Marsh and Mercer, RGA International, Nealanders and MMM Group.
Johane Verdier is an international coach with more than 25 years of experience working with people in research and development, technology and pharmaceutical industries. Trained in business administration and psychology, Johane holds a Master of Psychosomatics, as well as accreditation as a business and life coach. Johane trains and coaches employees from all levels within many different organisations. Her diverse training programs align theory and practice using Insights Discovery programs as a basis in all her trainings. Johane has also obtained, with distinction, the Certified Sales Professional Designation from the Canadian Professional Sales Association.
James Voulakos is an experienced educator, executive coach and instructor who is passionate about working with business and technology partners to create human-centric experiences. James’ background as a senior manager with more than 21 years of sales management and marketing experience enables him to recognize promise in people and businesses. James is a professor of Management Studies in the Faculty of Business at George Brown College. James holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Marketing from McMaster University, a Master of Art in Leadership from Royal Roads University and is a graduate of the Co-Active Coaching Program at the Coaches Training Institute. James is working towards his Certified Sales Leader designation from the Canadian Professional Sales Association.