Want to learn more about why hiring Angie McLeod and the HIP Strategic Consulting team makes sense? Here are some phrases that clients have used to describe Angie McLeod and HIP Strategic Consulting's work…
What entrepreneurs say...
"I just wanted to let you know I think you are a FANTASTIC facilitator. I enjoyed yesterday’s session immensely and driving away was already thinking about how much value I was getting from it. Your ability to facilitate rich discussion and still keep us on track is FABULOUS!"
Carol Lange, Franchise Owner
Nurse Next Door Home Care Services, Maple Ridge / Coquitlam
"Today was such a great meeting. I felt energized, more supported, and motivated afterwards. I definitely made the right decision investing in your services (again)!"
Marion Photography, Maple Ridge
"My sessions with Angie have taught me better guidelines for properly defining my business priorities, and now I'm achieving my set goals sooner, and with much greater efficiency."
Caroline Le Page,
"Angie McLeod with HIP Strategic presented to our Chamber of Commerce during a lunch professional development series. Her topic was fantastic and really got our brains thinking! An excellent public speaker, Angie was very engaging and prompted attendees to learn, participate and think big during her presentation. I highly recommend Angie McLeod as a business lecturer and we look forward to having her return to our organization."
Andrea Madden, Executive Director
What non profits say...
“We loved the model Angie used to do the Strategic Plan”
“Angie kept us right on track throughout the whole thing and that is not an easy task”
“A fun and productive day”
“Excellent facilitation skills; respectful, assertive, exploring, encouraging”
Anonymous Quotes from Board Members
"... highly effective organizer who approaches her work with imagination, dedication and energy and achieves quality results quickly... a crucial part of a small but very successful team that has turned a modest literacy undertaking into the library’s most valued partner and one of the most important organizations in our community. Her work has been a great asset to us."
"…great passion for her work with community and people… immense vision for social change… gift for authentic leadership… naturally puts people at ease..."
Joelle Mourre, Past Director
Community Development & Investment,
United Way of the Fraser Valley
"...professional, well-organized approach to our community-based project... skill at facilitating project discussions and highlight areas ...combined with her listening skills led to focused, concise reports ...presented in a timely manner...professional services were provided with a personal caring attitude..."
Community School Coordinator
Bamfield Community School Association
Angie’s upbeat and positive approach in facilitating our strategic planning day recently, inspired stimulating conversation and ideas for the Hospice Society’s future from all participants. Angie’s open, relaxed personality allowed people to feel comfortable and speak truly to ensure their voices were heard. Angie’s professional approach and excellent facilitation skills, kept us on track during the day and resulted in a fun and very productive day.
Thank you for your outstanding services Angie, we are excited to move forward with our new plan.
Angie McLeod has been contracted... to provide information, facilitation and
coordination on a variety of projects. We keep coming back to her as she
is a consummate professional who combines a keen sense of the non profit
and business worlds, a passion for excellence in all she undertakes and
skill delivered with authenticity.
Angie facilitated a process with our Board that helped our Agency explore
the possibility of a Social Enterprise. She was incredibly well prepared,
provided us with relevant background materials and guided us through a
wonderful process of discovery about our capacity as an Agency,
understanding what it was we wanted and didn't want and how to move
forward to next steps. Angie's professionalism, skill and personality are
in high demand and we consider ourselves fortunate to have her at the top
of our "go to" list.
"...contracted with Angie...for two significant, yet very different, economic development projects... impressed by the breadth of research… pleased that the geographic distance between us was not a barrier to our communication or project results. As expected, her work was excellent and received on time and on budget..."
"…working with Angie … has been a humbling experience... analysis of our organization has cut right through the rhetoric to focus on what needs to be done NOW to move us ahead!
... she works hard and delivers what she promises… but her best asset ...has been her patience, she has patiently gone after what she needs and will not be content with second-rate information...
... Angie's strict attention to accurate data was instrumental in us joining only 11 other organizations around the world on a shortlist for the ALCAN $1M (U.S.) Prize for Sustainability!
She has taken the time to get to know our organization and the staff - our success is her success."
Past Executive Director
New Westminster Community Development Society