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SIP Team 2015 : Volunteers Directory

We are proud of our volunteers, who compiled our Survey and have put together the Anniversary Event.

Please participate in our survey to shape the future of SIP. All responded will get a copy of "A 7 Step Strategy for Your Career Success" by Max Haroon.

SIP Survey Team

Laura Tyson, Events Director, SIP. She has over 15+ years in the transportation industry, having worked in sales, marketing and training positions for a major American airline and Computer Reservations System. She also holds an Ontario Private Investigation license where she deals with competitive intelligence, fraud and copyright issues. Laura is now involved with conducting physical security surveys, audits and staff training for private schools and corporations. Her passion is travel and learning languages; French, Spanish, German. She is presently studying spoken Mandarin. Tel.: 416-670-668

Brian Rubenstein, Project coordinator of SIP Team. He s a "People's PM" with a passion for great teamwork who takes a fun approach yet drives for results. Strategic project leader with over 20 years progressive experience and a reputation for delivering quality on Facilities Management, Health & Safety, and Work Collaboration on up to multi-million dollar projects. Full project life-cycle management with specialties in scoping, resourcing and procurement, and risk management. Member, Volunteer Program Director & Secretary at Disaster Recovery Information Centre.

MICHAEL MORRIS is a speaker at the SIP Event and compiler for the survey. Michael is president of The Social Strategy Group and a franchisee of a website development tools Bloomtools. He has been a Cause Related Marketing Consultant and a Fashion Consultant in the Ladies wear industry for over 50 years and enjoys being a mentor at the Toronto Fashion Incubator.

Anwesha Sengupta is a researcher for SIP survey. She is a graduate of History and English and now pursuing broadcast and political journalism. Her interest ranges from Debating Team, Drama and Social Services, volunteerism, classical Indian Dancing and playing field hockey. She works as an independent social media contractor on several projects and is inclined to enhance her social media and marketing skills and use them towards furthering her journalistic ambitions in the future. She also volunteers at the Toronto Youth Cabinet (TYC) and the United Nations Association Canada (UNAC).

SIP Events Team

Max Haroon is the overall director of all committees. Max is the founding president of the Society of Internet Professionals and a social entrepreneur. He has been involved in the Information Technology (IT) industry in various sectors, including the Internet and IT Training for over 35 years. He has completed many consulting assignments, forging alliances, as well as initiating various entrepreneurial enterprises. His work has spanned many countries. He evangelizes leveraging the Internet and speaks at conferences and symposiums. or 416-891-4937. Visit

Norman Evans is a speaker and the Creative Director with SIP. He is the Founder, the Creative Marketing Network, Inc and He is Creative Director/ Marketing Strategist/Corporate Coach for various corporations and foundations, with a particular expertise in emerging technologies and transformational strategies. He has published The Creative Marketers Handbook among many other digital and printed work.

Manuel Canales has been in International Trade and Development since the early 80's, with International Broadcasting, Communications (Multinational) organizations. Since early 2007, started working with Sustainable Developments and Renewable Energy. Manuel is the founder member of the CSDC Corp. Caribbean Sustainable Development Corp. (2009) and the co-founder of the BioChemicals of the Americas consortium (2011) and TMGI The Media Group Inc. (1995). Visit

Jim Pagiamtzis is the Founder of 21 Connections; he shares Learn, Speak and Social strategies that work! Jim's articles have been included in numerous small business and professional publications, blogs and online sites. He has an online radio show and has interviewed and written spotlight features on more than 50 entrepreneur and professionals. Jim is currently the Director of Public Speakers Association in Toronto. Jim has spoken to both corporate organizations and small business groups in various format and topics. Learn more

Sean Canchi has worked in the IT for 8 years as a Mainframe programmer and Business Analyst. He has worked for CGI and Satyam over the years. His skills range from conceptualizing, coordinating and delivering short term as well as long term projects. He is a certified SCRUM Master and interested in project development and coordination positions. He has also authored critically acclaimed novel 'True, lies and hump', 2011, bestseller 'In search of Love', 2014 and PLS - Poems, Love letters and Songs', 2015 under pen name Ehsaan Nashad. Contact

Duke Duyck is the Web Master for SIP. He is a Professional Engineer, an Accredited Internet Professional, and a Certified Management Consultant (CMC). He started playing around with prototype computers in 1979. In 1982, he was the first to recommend the use of computers as a general business tool instead of as a fancy typewriter. Since 1993, he has been on the Internet, using e-mail and designing e-business websites. In 2000, he became SIP's webmaster, by setting up its new website and maintaining it ever since. Phone: 647-361-7267

Olga Goubar is the blogger of SIP. She is a web developer and a professional blogger with wide fields of experience: Cybernetics, Philosophy, Community Development, Software Development, Agile Search Engine Optimization, Extreme Graphic Design, Creative Content Management Techniques and Education. She is presently exploring the BlogoSphere to fuse Web and Ontology and publishing a few popular blogs:, and an active volunteer with SIP and Russian-Canadian Cultural Aid Society.

Paul Litwack, CHRP is MC of the event is the Capability Improvement Coach. Since 1978, his thought-provoking Keynotes, TeleClasses, personal Coaching and custom Training programs continue to help leaders in nine countries to uplevel their personal, professional and business capabilities. Coach Paul 's real world experience comes from years of successful projects from the 'back room' to the Boardroom. He's an active community leader too. Phone: 905-764-8525

Vikas Ramrakha, CIP Vikas Ramrakha is an insurance professional with over 15 years experience. Currently, at Rai Grant Insurance Brokers Vikas' focuses on three main areas: Professional Liability Risk Insurance, Affinity programs for members e.g.: Group Home and Auto Insurance; Directors & Officers Insurance and business Liability Insurance. Contact (Tel: 416-558-3061 / 905-475-5800 x 270).

Ayman khan photography and design may have started off as a small venture into the world of corporate and social coverage. However, as time passed, it has slowly become something more. Ayman is a technologically inclined individual, he always had the eye set behind the frame and the desire to capture the moments that everyone likes to remember. He is volunteering with as our official videographer and live streamer. Contact

Teresa Sing is experienced in delivering software development projects. She invests in quality, training, coaching and mentoring activities with team members and clients to improve organizational learning to achieve the goals of the project. She is involved in the Toronto and GTA meet-up communities, her passion is supporting youth STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics) initiatives, shown by mentoring FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology ) Robotics Team 1325 Inverse Paradox and supporting CAGIS (Canadian Association for Girls In Science) Mobile 416-898-7962


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