Peter Zyla

Founder and Chief Strategist, Ventrek

Areas of Expertise: Corporate Strategy, Business Planning, Coaching, Mentoring, Executive Development

Current Role: Founder and Chief Strategist, Ventrek

Peter has spent his entire career at the leadership table of many high growth, dynamic, entrepreneurial organizations.

Usually wearing a strategy and operations hat, Peter has contributed to the success and growth of such companies as UltraVision (health care), the Forzani Group (retail), Divestco (energy services) and Forbes Bros. (construction). Peter has fought through recessions, introduced painful austerity measures, navigated insane growth, crafted strategies in complex industries and spearheaded initiatives in new markets. In addition, Peter has designed and instructed numerous business and entrepreneurial courses for Mount Royal University, Haskayne School of Business and many private companies.

Peter possesses an MBA in Entrepreneurship from the Haskayne School of Business. He is a former Entrepreneurial Operating Systems (EOS) Implementer and founder and Chief Strategist at Ventrek, a company devoted to helping entrepreneurs build resilient and respected companies by discovering why they exist (vision), where they are going (strategy), and how they will get there (execution).