Paula is President and CEO of Beyond Ventures Group Inc. based in Halifax, N.S. Canada. A Certified International Trade Professional (CITP) with a Masters Certificate in Project Management from St Mary’s University, Paula possesses a strong technical background in international business including experience with management of international distribution networks. She has a keen understanding of the international marketplace, supply chain and business development processes. Leveraging her extensive experience in the international business environment, Paula provides professional training and consulting services to private and public organizations with business and market development focus across multiple sectors. She has several Workplace Educator certificates, Executive Presence™ Leadership Development Certification, and Trainer Development Workshop (TDW) certification. She serves as a guest lecturer at universities and secondary institutions and has been asked to serve as an expert panelist for FITT and CME.