A team of business experts at your disposal
We are very lucky at Ignite Leadership to have a solid team of professionals available to work with you to advance your business or organization.
Catherine Rocheleau, MBA, RD
Founder & CEO
Catherine founded Ignite Leadership International® after a successful career in the food service and healthcare industries. She now leads a thriving business focused on organizational development and team dynamics. Through coaching, consulting and training, Ignite Leadership helps executives and employees hone business and communication skills, boost engagement through effective teams, reduce costs, and increase revenues. Her passion for business excellence underpins the work and programs Ignite Leadership offers. As a speaker, Catherine’s pragmatic and insightful approach enlightens and engages audiences wherever she speaks.
Catherine lives in North Vancouver B.C., and enjoys time with family and friends, travelling, and volunteering in the community. Although, not “sporty” Catherine is a great cheerleader and avid fan of the Vancouver Canucks, B.C. Lions and Team Canada in any sport. She is also a self-proclaimed “Olympaholic”.
Maureen McKinnon, MSc
Executive Coach & Connector
Maureen is a long-time entrepreneur with experience in the real estate, financial and human resource arenas. Maureen’s business network, and her ability to connect with people, is one attribute many business leaders would envy. Maureen is a Certified Business and Executive Coach with a passion for working on career development and advancement. She is a skilled facilitator and brings strong managerial and leadership skills to the team. Maureen has also sat on many Boards and mentored young entrepreneurs. Maureen resides in Vancouver. She is a BC Lions fan and was the 2nd female Waterboy to join the BC Lions Business team.
Website Creation & Support
Paula is a website and business expert who helps businesses create a more effective and profitable online presence. Building websites since 1995 she has been on top of developments in the field ever since. She has been responsible for entire Intranets for global companies, programmed web applications inside of Fortune 100 companies, and built numerous websites for small businesses and creative artists. She seamlessly walks between the worlds of business and techie and is a rare breed that can explain technology concepts to you in plain English.