I can always trust David to tell it like it is. His extensive experience working with management teams across a wide variety of organizations allows him to bring a unique perspective to his practice and a profound knowledge of what works in the real world. He extends this practical framework with a deep understanding of human behaviour in the workforce that results in programs that are designed and delivered to make an impact on organizational behaviour and results.
- Simon Nyilassy, President and CEO, Regal Lifestyle Communities Inc.
"I have found it extremely worthwhile to work with David Cohen and his team to bring greater clarity to the value set under which we operate globally and the importance of this in achieving the objectives of the Group. Over the past years we have used the tools Strategic Action Group provided to establish a desired culture within our organization."
- Ton Houben, CEO, Inalfa Roof Systems Group B.V.
“David approaches each business issue as a partner who has as much invested in the solution as the client. He brings a deep understanding of the issues and matches them to the appropriate solutions in a clear and concise manner. I have worked with David many times and have found him to get better each time. I wholeheartedly recommend him.
Top Qualities: Great Results, Expert, High Integrity”
- Barb Godin, Chief Credit Officer, Regions Financial Corp.
“Strategic Action Group has helped us conduct our business in such a way that we are now aligning our everyday practices with our vision and values. They encouraged us to look closely at our leadership style and to come to terms with the behaviours required for us to achieve our business plan. We are already enjoying business successes which we can attribute to these changes."
- Gord Cheesbrough; Chairman and CEO, Scotia Capital Markets
We used Strategic Action Group for several engagements, including defining our core values and updating our employee manual. They also facilitated both a management off-site as well as an employee session to deliver the messaging around our core values. David and his team provided a superior level of support and value to our team along with highly effective deliverables as our team grows. We would very much recommend SAG to anyone looking to outsource services to elevate their business value to their clients, partners and employee’s.
- Bradley Brodkin, President & CEO, HighVail Systems Inc.
“Inside the Box, Inside Corporate Headquarters, Inside the Locker Room…the game plan for success is spelled out clearly by David Cohen. The values formula is wonderfully articulated and so applicable in all of our worlds.”
- David Poulin, Head Coach, University of Notre Dame Men's Hockey Team
"We hired Dr. Cohen and his team knowing that he was a thought leader in organizational behaviour who possessed the vast experience and skillsets to motivate our leaders to create an inspiring vision which would be the foundation of the legacy of the organization for generations of employees that follow. Dr. Cohen’s facilitation and coaching sessions have been instrumental in the articulation of HSL’s new vision which we are very proud of. He has also helped to bring clarity to our values, which ensured continuity of the culture the founding partners created. SAGL’s commitment to their clients is apparent and they are always extremely quick in responding to our needs."
- Charles Quek, CEO, HSL Group Singapore
"David and Gil have helped our high achieving leadership team become even more self-aware of what drives our individual and collective success. They bring to their work a passion and commitment that helped HEICO move from strength to strength and sustain our focus on growth. With their sensitivity and candor coupled with a strong business acumen, we identified our values and articulated their meaning. The process involved everyone on the team and helped us help our employees sustain a focus on excellence."
- Eric A. Mendelson, President and Chief Executive Officer, HEICO Aerospace Holdings Corp