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Doug Brownridge - SherpaQuest

Doug Brownridge

Bachelor of Commerce
University of Toronto, 1980

Six Sigma
Motorola University, Chicago, 1998

Clear Leadership 2011

ICD.D, Institute of Corporate Directors
Rotman & SFU Schools of Business, 2011

Successful Quests:

Procter & Gamble (1985-1988)
Led Flagship Brand Tide to record growth


Cadbury Schweppes (1988-1993)
VP Marketing
Grew business +35% through organic growth, new product & acquisitions


Rogers Wireless  (1994-1995)
VP New Products
Launched world’s first prepaid cellular offering and led digital conversion


Motorola (1996-2000)
Global Brand Team, Director North America
Led launch of StarTAC, and multi-sector integration


PMC-Sierra (2000-2005)
Global VP Marketing
Introduced Global brand, led disruptive innovation, developed Asian Business


Intrawest (2005-2007)
Senior VP Marketing
Led global demand generation, all time high destination bookings


ACL (2008-2010)
Global VP Marketing
World’s leading data analytics for Audit, 14,000 organizations


It’s Just Lunch (2010-Present)
COO, IJL Canada,
6 consecutive years running Consumers Choice Award Winner


MacKay CEO Forums (2014- )
CEO Forum Chair, Vancouver BC
National sponsor of Canada’s Best Managed Companies


Board Member Experience

BCTIA (2002-2005)
Board Member of BC Tech Industry Association


Citizens Bank of Canada  (2007-2010)
Board Member of Canada’s First Online Bank


Coast Capital Savings (2010-Present)
Board Member of Canada’s most popular Credit Union, over 515,000 members


Polar Windows (2012-Present)
Board Member, Privately owned Premium Triple glazed window systems


Tiipz (2012-Present)
Advisor, Social Media Start-up


Riverside Company (2012-Present)
Outside Director and Riverside Connector, $4B Mid-Cap Private Equity Fund


Aprio Board Governance Information Software (2014 – )
Chairman of the Board
Aprio is Canada’s leading Board Information Software