Chris Dudenas' varied experience in Professional Training began as an officer in the Canadian Armed Forces where he led courses in new recruit training, leadership and instructional technique. He then very successfully transitioned into Training, Coaching and Selling in the private sector including roles in Software, Financial Services, and Resource Extraction industries. Broad customer-facing business experience has left Chris with a crystal clear vision of the immense value that positive change can bring to an organization. A recent project saw Chris working with students in seven different national offices for one of the world’s largest energy companies to improve how they engage with communities and partners. As a member of financial services training team, Chris delivers compelling programs that give students practical tools and motivates them to take action towards personal and organizational goals.
In addition to training, Chris has taken an active role in business development, marketing, and program development for Automotivaters.
Chris and his family take every opportunity to enjoy the beauty of the Canadian West Coast and have called Victoria home since 1995. He is also very active in high-performance sailboat racing where he trains and competes in a variety of classes at both the local and international levels.