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Our Team 

Dave Fuller

Dave Fuller, MBA, CPBC


Alina Shakirova


Norm Adams, MBA, CPBC

Dave Fuller, MBA, believes that leaders grow from the continuous application of best practices and new knowledge. As an Award Winning Certified Professional Business Coach and Author of the book “Profit Yourself Healthy”, he has worked with business leaders from over 200 organizations, on three continents since 2015 and has facilitated training for hundreds of leaders in both the profit and non-profit sector to help them achieve less stress and better outcomes.

 Alina Shakirova has been with Pivotleader throughout her stellar University career. As an athlete with the UNBC Timberwolves basketball team, Alina was not only an Academic All-Canadian (2017-2021), in 2022 she was the team’s Most Valuable Player, and UNBC’s Female Athlete of the Year. Alina has trained and worked with high-level athletes and coaches on an international stage and is passionate about helping people become their ‘best selves'.  In 2022 she co-authored "Pivotal Performance: 7 Steps to Achieving Personal Excellence."   

Norm Adams, MBA, is quick to point out that too many people struggle in their jobs, only to realize that it's the system is broken - not them. As a Certified Professional Business Coach he enjoys working  with leaders to develop and streamline their key systems for success.  Norm is an experienced trainer, facilitator, business developer, and business owner with 30-years  experience working with public and private companies in Canada and the United States. 

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Ed Graydon, CPBC

Ed Graydon and his team grew Graydon Security from a small family-run security  business into a commercial and residential security company with multiple locations throughout BC before selling to a Canadian telecommunications company in 2018.


Now a Certified Professional Business Coach, Ed has 30-years of experience in sales, marketing, operations management, and accounting, and can speak first-hand to the challenges of growing a company while maintaining company culture. and how strategy and focus can lead to business success.


Anna Harrison, CPBC

Anna Harrison is an Award Winning Certified Professional Business Coach, and an award winning business leader, business owner, volunteer, and a member of the Global Alliance for Leadership Development (GAPLD). As a business and leadership development coach, Anna enjoys working on leadership development, strategic planning, implementing sales and marketing strategies, and team building.


Emily Fuller, BComm

Emily Fuller is a graduate of the University of Northern BC (UNBC), Emily’s university experience also included a year at the Paris School of Business – one of the Top 20 business schools in France. Emily was also a member of UNBC’s JDC West Business Strategy Team, Emily has supported PivotLeader throughout her university career. She has contributed to the development of numerous strategic plans and marketing plans and is frequently called upon to lead web design projects, print, and web-marketing campaigns for our clients. Emily is passionate about the field of marketing and delivering results to clients. 

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Rheece Hartte

Rheece Hartte is an accomplished Sales Professional with more than 45-years of experience in sales, sales management, and sales systems development. He owned his own Sales Brokerage and managed a team of more than 50 commissioned sales staff.


Rheece enjoys coaching and training people wanting  to improve their Sales Skills so that they can meet or exceed their business and life goals. When he's not busy running his businesses, you'll find him enjoying active lifestyle with his wife and two children.


Tony Malyk, CPBC

Tony Malyk is an Award Winning Certified Professional Business Coach, trainer, facilitator, and Author of the book “Leaky Bucket of Profits”. Tony has over 30-years of business management and entrepreneurial experience building profitable and effective businesses.  Tony enjoys sharing his management experience and business coach training to help his clients transform their business into valuable, cash-generating enterprises with a focus on leadership development, strategic planning, sales & marketing strategies, team building, profitability, and financial management.  

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Emmanuel Ogwal, MA

Emmanuel Ogwal has completed his Masters Degree in Development Economics from the University of Northern British Columbia (UNBC) before joining Pivotleader, some of his research includes work in industry, medical sciences, forestry and agriculture. Emmanuel has a strong data science and analytic skillset and he has the ability to  conduct economic/business/health analyses with up to date cutting-edge technology.

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