Link back to Henry Myers’ Personal Sitehttp://henrymyers.org/hmsite/Welcome.html
 


Working-retired sales and training professional with collaborative team support skills honed through business, sales management and teaching experience.





President or General Manager of 2 companies

Sales Manager

Advertising and Marketing Manager

Retail and International Buyer

•Personal Computer -- Expert Level since 1984

Apple Sales Professional

•Magazine Publisher (on behalf of Pentax)

University Lecturer and Night School Teacher

Personnel: Hiring, Relocation, Assessments

Product Experience in Technology, Foods, and Services

University Degree, Graduate Studies

SME Graduate Marketing and Sales Management

Computer and Technology Related                                             29 years

Xpres Communications (2), IBM/HP (1), Pentax Canada (15), Woolco (3) Westworld (5), Applehelp (3)


Sales and Marketing Related                                                     24 years

Omega Nutrition (1) Saltspring Roasting (1)  Pentax Canada (10), London Drugs (2), Woolco (3) Ferrando (2) Westworld Computers (5)


Senior Management-CE0, General Manager, President        8 years

CRS Workers’ Co-op (5), CCD (3)


Middle Management-Sales, Marketing, Advertising, Buyer  20 years

Pentax Canada (15), London Drugs (2), Woolco (3)


Public Speaking, Teaching, Motivational Seminars               25 years

CCD Corporate and Career Development, (5), Personnel Institute (3), University of BC (5), Delta School District (3)
Westworld Computers (5), Applehelp (3)


Writing, Editing, Publishing                                                     6 years

Pentax Prism Magazine (4), Omega Nutrition (2)


Wholesale Trade                                                                       23 years

CRS Workers’ Co-op (5)  Omega Nutrition (2),  Saltspring Roasting (1) Pentax Canada (15)


Retail Trade                                                                               10 years

London Drugs (2), Woolco (3) WestWorld (5)


Food Industry                                                                          10 years

CRS Workers’ Co-op (5), Omega Nutrition (2), Salt Spring Roasting (1) Ferrando Functional Foods (2)


Human Resources Executive Recruitment and Training      8 years

Personnel Institute (3,)  CCD (5)

B.E.S.T. Better Environmentally Sound Transportation

Vice Chair,  Executive Director Hiring Committee

20 Years Chairman and Manager (Annual Financial Statements) of Strata Corporation

Fraser Valley Round and Square Dance Association
Area Director and Driscoll Teen Achievement Awards Committee

Company Director: CCD Corporate and Career Development and Xpress Communications

CHRONOLOGY

1961-1970

EDUCATION AND CONTINUING EDUCATION

SUMMARY

EXPERIENCE (Years in Parentheses)

DIRECTORSHIPS AND VOLUNTEER

Henry Myers

301-2480 W. 3rd Ave.

Vancouver, BC, V6K 1L8

crispin14@gmail.com

(604) 731-0295

Resume

WestWorld Computers

Solutions Specialist – Sales & Marketing

  1. Apple Macintosh Computers

  2. Product Knowledge Expert and top Sales Performer

Business Renewal Associates

Contractor

  1. Omega Nutrition -- Sales management structure, catalogue sales analysis and project management

  2. Salt Spring Roasting Co. -- Franchise structure, Investment structure

  3. Others: Computer installation and training

2004-2010
On call 2011


 

CRS Workers’ Holdings1995-1999

General Manager

  1. Restructuring of a Co-op, comprising 150 workers and 3 business units (Uprising Breads Bakery, Horizon Distributors, Peak Foods), under the Companies Act.

  2. Turnaround from heavy losses to mid 6 figures profit.

  3. New MIS computer installation for Y2K

  4. Presentations to venture capitalists, review of legal contracts leading to the sale of the Company.

Corporate & Career Development, Vancouver, BC

President (1993-1995), Consultant, Director of Marketing,

  1. Company Startup: building a service company of  experienced executives, management consultants and clinical psychologists

  2. Speaker and lecturer for meetings, shows and conventions

  3. Corporate and executive trainer.

1998-Present
http://www.businessrenewal.com

1995-1999


 

1990-1995

 

1987-1990



 

1974-1988


Formerly the Strobonar division of

 

Contract Work during University Study (SME)

The Personnel Institute, Vancouver, BC

  1. Consultant and Seminar Instructor

  2. Recruitment

Xpres Communication, Vancouver, BC

  1. Product Development-packaging

  2. Vice President for Shareholder Relations

IBM Canada, North York, ON

Sales Management Training Seminars

Asahi Optical Company Ltd., Pentax Canada Division

(formerly McQueen Sales division of Honeywell Inc.)

Advertising and Marketing Manager

  1. Recognition and award for advertising

  2. Product Development Concept for  world’s first compact zoom camera.

Publisher and Editor

  1. Pentax Prism Magazine

National Sales Manager

  1. Market Share -- meeting and exceeding plan

  2. Product Knowledge Trainer

Buyer (International)

  1. Non Pentax Brands.

London Drugs Ltd. Vancouver, B.C.

Head Office Buyer, Sales & Merchandising Manager for Photo Electronics

1973-1974

 

Woolco Department Store
North Vancouver, BC

Manager, Camera and Electronics Departments

1970-1973


 

University of British Columbia
(During Graduate Studies)

Teaching Assistant, then Visiting Lecturer

  1. First and second year English and Technical Writing for Engineering Students;

  2. Summer sessions English Literature and Composition for normal school graduates upgrading Teachers Certificates

1966-1970

 

Delta School District

Delta Secondary School

Night School Instructor

  1. Grade 12 English for University Preparation

1966-1970

 

1971-1977

 

Whalewych Farm, South Pender Island

In 1971 I organized a partnership to purchase and operate a farm on South Pender Island At the administrative level, I prepared the rules of governance and helped negotiate some of the easement issues. My main contribution to the operation was to design and build a water supply irrigation system pumping water from a crater lake on the islands highlands. I was also the primary operator and adjuster of the farms heavy equipment, mowers, rakes post-hole driller etc. I sold my interest in 1977.

2004-Present

Apple Product Professional (14,360 Points)

Apple Computer

Sales & Marketing

1987-1990

Sales Management and Marketing Diploma

Executive Program of Department of Business Administration

University of British Columbia

1987-1990

Graduate Studies English and Creative Writing

Department of English

University of British Columbia

BA, English Language and Literature with Minors in General Science and Engineeing

Faculty of Arts and Sciences

Pennsylvania State University

Present

AppleHelpVancouver

Sole Proprietor

  1. In-home or office concierge service for personal computer training and support

  2. Mac, Windows and iOS: iPhone and iPad