As a strategic partner I work with organizations to simplify the process and reduce the risk of outsourcing training, coaching and HR Consulting.  With hundreds of highly skilled Global Trainers, Coaches and Consultants specializing in all industries and verticals it is no wonder why companies rely on the Athena Alliance for all their professional development needs. Our exhaustive vetting process includes participating in Partner courses, verifying their credentials, conducting client follow up and ensuring they remain relevant and on point. They have to meet a rigorous standard of excellence in their delivery and professionalism. The end result is a match to the ideal trainer/consultant to the needs of your organization.  There is no cost for my services.

We call this the “Perfect Fit” system.  Imagine – one organization that has an extensive global network of industry experts that you have access to so they can deliver your perfect solution. With the current dynamic business environment and economic climate my clients have found this approach to be extremely convenient and cost effective. We recognize that one size does not fit all and customization is the key to effective training solutions and lasting change.

We believe in untapped potential and are passionate about the positive impact of training and coaching on individuals and organizations. The right training:

• Unleashes innovative ideas
• Strengthens team bonds
• Takes productivity and leadership to a new level.


• Achieved her professional sales designation (CSP)  in 2002 and her (CSL) Certified Sales Leader designation in 2018 through the Canadian Professional Sales Association
• Taught Effective Selling and Sales Management at Seneca College.
• Graduated with High Honours from the Adult Education-Staff Training and Development program at Seneca College.
• Is also a graduate of the Art and Science of Coaching through Erickson College.
• Has an unquenchable passion for life-long learning and continuous improvement.



Cindy is a member of the Canadian Professional Sales Association and the International Coaching Federation.

She is a member of the Canadian Professional Sales Association and the International Coaching Federation.

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She is also an accomplished member of Toastmasters International with over ten years experience in speaking, competing and mentoring. Cindy has achieved her DTM and has coached several clubs. She won First Place in the International Speech contest in 2002 & 2008 and has conducted workshops in both Canada and the United States.  She has served in many leadership positions including Area Governor and Club President.

Clients say it best…

“The course was fantastic and presented in a great way. I truly believe that over time – I will adopt the new concepts presented. Cindy is a great speaker.”

“Cindy did an amazing job. By far the best in-house training I’ve ever had. She encouraged everyone’s participation and adapted quickly to our style of discussion while maintaining full control of the seminar. That in itself is remarkable.”

“Practical, concise and high impact training session.”

“What I liked best was making us present in front of a camera and have constructive comments.”

“I learned to reduce my movements, dos and don’ts of an effective presentation. To take pauses, nervousness control techniques.”

“I think it is fantastic – the way you conduct your courses. Congrats!”

“Your program has created a real tool to use with anybody.  Friends/family and most importantly – customers!”

“I thought everything was fantastic.  I loved the interaction between instructor and class as well as all the interactive activities.”

“I found the seminar and your advise to be some of the best I have be exposed to. We have all been through many programs but it is evident you have lived this.”

“We have had many consultants and trainers visit our facility. Cindy was the best ever. Relevant material while being informative and presenting in an effective way”