I appreciate how deeply you sought clarity around my expectations and goals and then delivered a program totally responsive to my situation.
I will be recommending you to all who seek professional and personal learning development opportunities.
Brian Aird, Executive Director
Entrepreneurs with Disabilities Network
Great Content with a Special Sauce !
I have atended many facilitated sessions & Florias performance stands out as one of the best.
Her natural ability to establish an immediate rapport with the group, resulted in a productive and rewarding session for all.
Colin Mason Killagriff Marketing
Floria is a very personable excellent speaker. This was a very important timely topic and it provided a lot of great information and things to think about.
Exellent and very timely given the RCMP’s commitment to respectfull and healthy workplaces. A Wonderful Presenter !
PTSD & Stress Management Workshop
I have professionally engaged Floria for my businesses and recommend her.
I have found her approach to life, wellness and business coaching thoughtful, insightful and practical. Her life experiences, wisdom and ability to work with clients in achieving their goals is both a skill and an art.
Kevin W Riles
Entrepreneur and Business Owner
"Mindset of Success for Entrepreneurs" Presented by Floria
Wonderful, collaborative, interactive, engaging presentation.
Thank you HCL and Floria!
Volunteer Work and Community Involvement
Partners for Human Rights, Co-chair 2009 – Present Floria believes diversity and human rights play a critical role in attracting the best talent, the greatest creativity, and smartest problem solving. Workplace productivity, living in harmony, achieving greater human rights for all is as necessary as breathing the air that surrounds us.
Diversity is the way we Think
the way we Speak
the way we Work
the way we Neighbour
the way we do Business
the way we Lead
the way we live and
the way we ARE
Halifax Chamber of Commerce, Creating a Positive Business Environment 2017 – Present
Ability Employers 2014 – Present
Community Health Board Leadership Council – Chair 2010 – 2012
Halifax Chamber of Commerce Ambassador Committee – (chair 2009-11) 2007 – Present
Chebucto West Community Health Board (CWCHB) – Co-chair 2009 – 2012
Halifax Chamber of Commerce, Health and Wellness Council – 2009 – 2011
Silent Witness NS (SWNS) – Chair 2008 – 2010 A provincial board, honoring women who have lost their lives to domestic violence by giving them a voice.
Writer & Columnist: Floria is a contributor to various publications such as ‘The Business Voice’, ‘Halifax, the Local Connections’, ‘Health Knowledge’ on Workplace Productivity, Stress Management, Health and Wellness. She was also a regular columnist for 3 years with the NS Business Journal on Workplace Productivity.
Charter member with NS Come to Life initiative – Since 2009
Dress for Success – Since 2009
A Volunteer with Feed NS – 1998-2012
Halifax Jazz Festival – Since 2004
Jr. Achievement program and Staying in School Makes Sense
Other: In the past Floria has been a supporter of various organizations such as the Atlantic Film Festival, Breast Cancer Action Group, Heart & Stroke Foundation, Food for Others of Dartmouth, and Halifax Dance.