Consulting Professionals and Student Associate Consultants
Career Aviators relies on an outstanding team of consulting professionals to enable us to provide the highest quality of career mentoring for our clients.
Business and Career Consultant
Edward Bird has had successful careers in the military, advertising, and marketing. He was a teacher for many years. He currently runs a highly respected art sales and appraisal business.
Jim Hayhurst Sr.
Founding Partner, The Right Mountain
Career and Motivational Expert. Philanthropist. Two-time best-selling author. Ad man. Mountaineer.
Jim Hayhurst Sr. is the founder of The Right Mountain Inc. and an internationally-recognized inspirational speaker who has helped millions to unlock their career and life potential.
For more than fifteen years, Jim owned and ran one of Canada’s largest advertising agencies, which he sold to Saatchi & Saatchi in 1985. Since then, his career help centre and corporate consulting group have helped thousands of individuals and hundreds of organizations around the world define and achieve success.
Donald Lamont has held several senior executive positions with the Kidney Foundation of Canada, the United Way, The Huntington Society of Canada, the Ontario Community Newspaper Association and the Canadian Society of Immigration Consultants. In 1989, he established a successful management consulting business, Donald Lamont and Associates. Over his career, Don won four national achievement awards and helped to found The Canadian Coalition for Genetic Fairness, Healthpartners, ComBase and Community Media Canada.
Bilingual Career and Social Media Strategist
Career/job search specialist and approved job search expert offers strategic, bilingual job/career coaching and counselling, personal branding, and interview coaching. She has empowered and motivated clients from the military, police, education, nursing, health, sales and retail fields.
A leader in employment/career services, Melissa is a certified solution-focused Career Specialist. She diligently tracks cutting-edge trends for which she has held sway amongst colleagues and employment/service providers.
Melissa is an approved career expert on www.careerealism.com, the #3 career site on the internet and on www.secretsofthejobhunt,com.
For 10 years, Melissa enjoyed a successful career as a radio broadcaster in Southern Ontario and Northern New York.
Resume writer Julie Stauffer is an award-winning communications professional who knows how to capture an employer’s attention, showcase your strengths and summarize your experience clearly and succinctly. Like Wayne, she has extensive experience screening resumes and interviewing job candidates, as well as a broad knowledge of the corporate, government and non-profit worlds.
Student Associate Consultants
Career Aviators believes that the involvement of high calibre youth in a leadership capacity is one of the greatest assets any firm could mobilize. They bring the newest knowledge, creativity, and a vibrant sense of energy and enthusiasm to the firm. When these qualities are combined with the experience of senior partners and consulting professionals, it produces innovation, increased productivity, and successful results.
Career Aviators plans to grow this side of the business, providing both experience and employment to talented youth who can bring these qualities to the firm.