John has been a certified management consultant (CMC) since 1985 working with national and international consulting firms.,From 1985 to 1992 John was a senior consultant with DMR Group Ltd. executing assignments across North America. Most of these assignments were related to the design and development of telecommunications networks and delivery services.,In 1992 John left DMR for a two-year assignment in Manila, Philippines on a Canadian International Development Agency (CIDA) and World Bank Telecommunications deployment project for the Philippine government. Upon his return to Canada in 1995 John specialized in the design, development and implementation of voice and data networks to support enterprise-wide business systems in the public and private sectors of British Columbia.,Recent projects have included migration from legacy systems to client/server environments, major retrofitting of corporate telecommunications and systems infrastructures and deployment of corporate information security systems for a BC Insurance provider., Since 1999, John has provided Lead Instructor learning services to a variety of organizations and government departments. To date, from 1999 through 2013 John has been delivered over 250 Common Body of Knowledge (CBK) review seminars throughout North America (including Mexico), Australia, Asia and Europe. These seminar sessions, of between 5 – 8 days duration, provided guidance and mentoring support for an average of 15- 20 candidates in support of their certification process.