President, Founder and Lead Facilitator
Mitch Fairrais is an expert in Leadership Development, Team Performance, Conflict Resolution and Human Effectiveness. As President of the training company, On the Mark, he specializes in taking small groups and entire organizations to new levels through the delivery of customized experiential learning programs.
Mitch gets rave reviews as a facilitator and a speaker because he goes beyond simply motivating participants. He aims to help them understand, step-by-step, how they can do things differently! His sessions are not only enjoyable but are extremely practical, typically interactive, and immediately useful. Mitch has worked globally helping organizations create environments that increase both accountability for results and personal fulfillment. Mitch works at all levels within organizations, from Presidents and CEOs to front line managers.
Over the last 25 years, Mitch has worked with an impressive array of clients in various industries and sectors. These include: Kellogg’s–USA/UK/Canada, Toronto Dominion Bank, Microsoft, Scotiabank, Bell Canada, Deloitte, Bombardier, Standard & Poor’s, British Telecom, Bank of Montreal, American Express, The United States Treasury Department, Blackberry, Royal Bank, EMD Inc. (a Merck company), Coca Cola, General Mills Canada, Open Text Corporation, William Osler Health System, Abbott/Solvay Pharmaceuticals, Canadian Tire, United States Federal Highway Administration.
Mitch lives on Lake Ontario in Toronto. He loves music, good food, warm weather and anything related to personal development.
“Mitch has expanded our strategic thinking, and has inspired us to push ourselves farther for breakthrough innovation. He is a skilled presenter and trainer, but more importantly he is a careful listener and talented facilitator.”
Brad Taylor - Vice President, Human Resources, General Mills Canada Corp.