As a technical artist Fred built and animated many complex and much loved movie creatures and characters. Faced with demanding clients, tight timelines, and several “how the (bleep) are we going to achieve this?” scenarios, Fred and his colleagues developed groundbreaking creative methodologies and software solutions to make the impossible both possible and scalable.
As a manager, Fred empowered his teams to achieve high productivity and retention, while growing their capacity to think out of the box. Fred's business knowledge, strategic focus, clear communication style, empathy, intuition, and coaching experience has accelerated continuing leadership growth at all levels within organizations. His passion, broad knowledge-base, and experience make him unmatched as a strategic partner for challenges large and small.
Fred is a Certified Professional Coactive Coach, an International Coaching Federation ACC, and a licensed Quantum Endeavors Corporate Coach. He serves on the Board of Directors of the Visual Effects Society (2024-25), and the Board of Managers of the VES Vancouver Section (2015-16, 2023-24)