Founder & leadership expert, Sherri Lojzer began developing leaders in 2002 as an executive with a national retail organization and has continually increased this expertise through education and experiences. Sherri specializes in the communication, interpersonal skills, behaviours and motivation of individuals and whole teams. With experience in the corporate, small business start-up and franchise world, she has a critical understanding of what it takes to fill the roles for various types of organizations and provides development and training to support the growth and success of those individuals.
As an Internationally Certified Professional and Applied Neuroscience Certified Coach Sherri created MindWave Co. Her goal was to create a leading agency in building Conscious Leaders with the skills to craft dedicated teams of employees who are engaged and empowered to fulfill the vision of their employers . Helping leaders understand the teams that surround them, what motivates them and how to inspire them to do more than they would have on their own is what gives Sherri her greatest joy and businesses their greatest profit impact. To support the philosophy of life-long learning Sherri has continued developing skills sets through education in Cognitive Behavioural Coaching, Enneagram of Personality, person-centred planning, design thinking and corporate training.
Sherri has been fortunate to be engaged in community advocacy in numerous ways, including service with keynote presentations such as the Girls Leadership Day collaborated by the Hamilton District School Board and Hamilton Police Services, developing and delivering programs to local social services agencies such as Brantwood Community Services and W. Ross McDonald School for the Blind. She has also served in numerous non-profit board leadership positions. Currently, Sherri is the Secretary of the Woodview Mental Health & Autism Services Board of Directors and as a board representative to the Brantford Brant Ontario Health Team Steering Committee. Sherri and her partner, Dusty have taken on the role of Puppy Raisers with Autism Dog Services bringing Harmony, a golden retriever puppy into their home for the next year, where they will raise & train her in preparation for being placed with a child with autism. This is an experience they will share with their 6 grown children and one grandson in their blended family. Travel is another of their shared loves and they have fed that wanderlust as they recently explored Ecuador & the Galapagos Islands, Iceland, Northern Ireland, the Republic of Ireland, Switzerland, Austria, France & Italy.
Tammie Kovacs is the Business Development Consultant at MindWave Coaching. Her specialty is improving a company’s sales funnel at all levels and streamlining the sales cycle to shorten the timeline from Lead to Sale. She has 25 years experience in Sales and Marketing, and moved up through the corporate ranks due to talent, an analytical mind, and determination. She has transitioned from a corporate position to the consulting field so she can share her expertise with other businesses. Tammie is also in demand as a public speaker, presenting knowledgeably and confidently on many topics, ranging from developing and training a sales force, to streamlining sales processes.
As the Business Development Consultant at Mindwave Coaching, Tammie brings her 25 years of sales and marketing experience to the table. Tammie makes a deep analysis of all aspects of a company's sales and marketing programs, from pricing to ir. Her goal is to close the loop between Sales and Marketing, using market feedback and internal financial data. Using a four step process consisting of Analysis, Protocol Development, Training, and ongoing Seminars, Tammie will help small to mid-sized businesses create efficiencies to optimize their sales force.
Tammie has a 19 year old daughter and can often be found with her in nature, trail walking or cycling. She enjoys the meditative aspects of yoga, and loves puzzles of all kinds, reflecting her nature as a problem solver. She is always looking for something new to solve, collaborating with others and tenacious until she achieves her results. In her ongoing search for knowledge, she is an avid non-fiction reader, enjoying books on neuroscience and other medical fields; Malcolm Gladwell and Gabor Maté are two of her favourite authors. Her love of travel reflects her adventurous spirit, with her bucket-list destinations being Machu Picchu, Australia, and African Safari. She is an avid foodie, frequently trying new cuisines in her kitchen or at restaurants. Tammie is also active in the community, engaging in public speaking events related to empowering women, on topics ranging from how childhood trauma affects our adult lives, to developing self worth, to fostering healthy personal finances.