Neil brings a deep and varied background with 20 years of operational, customer service and sales management experience in the financial services sector and 20 years of senor level industry development leadership. Neil was also active in a business development role, expanding their membership base through direct calling and hosting of industry development events. He played a leading role initiating and leading the government advocacy program in Alberta and Saskatchewan for the steel construction industry, connecting their members with senior level Ministry staff and Cabinet Ministers. Through his work as an industry development professional, Neil has worked closely with many industry leaders and gained important insights into what is required to build and sustain a successful business.  Neil has strong networking and relationship building skills.