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who we are
who we are
is Gary Summers and I am a founding partner of training4success.
I believe my mission in life is to help others and I feel that we
can all learn something from every experience we have and from every
person we meet.
I graduated in 1974 with an education degree and followed that with
a Masters degree in physiology in 1978. I have also obtained a
certification in hypnotherapy from the American Institute of
Hypnotherapy in 1998. For the past 7 years, I have been a guest
lecturer with the Division of LifeLong learning at Memorial
University where I taught seminars in Stress and Personal
Empowerment. Some of the clients I have worked with include: Revenue
Canada, Memorial University, Dept of Human Resources, Br. T.I. Murphy
Center, Assoc. of Fire Chiefs and others too numerous to mention. I
am a professional magician and hypnotist and have developed a number
of school programs that have been endorsed by the Dept. of Education
such as: Discover the Magic within You – SAY NO TO DRUGS, where I
use magic to teach our children about choices concerning smoking,
drinking and drugs. I have also written a program called “LIFE
SKILLS FOR STUDENTS” where I teach high school students strategies
for success once they move beyond their high school years.
My name is Roger Barbour and I am a
founding partner of training4success.
I love life and the whole learning experience. I am constantly
looking for fresh ideas, and new smarter ways to approach life's
I graduated with a commerce degree in 1978, and since that time I
have operated a number of companies, and have had many interesting
marketing and business development roles.
During my career I have worked with Aliant, AT&T, M5 Marketing and
Prime Communications. I have also operated my own marketing
I have over 30 successful years of sales experience, receiving
numerous awards for sales achievement.
I have taught courses in sales, telemarketing, customer service, and
collections. I am also an active member of Toastmasters as the Vice
President of Public Relations.
I have learned many things over the years, but I have gotten the
most reward from passing on that knowledge to others.