Sharka has an Executive MBA, is
a Certified Executive Coach and has 15 years of international business
experience in the high tech industry.
She has been
an instructor in the School of Business at Capilano University for thirteen
years. She also developed and launched Capilano U's first joint Master's program
in International Business and teaches in the Global Stewardship program. She is
a group facilitator, leadership trainer and motivational speaker who works with
individuals and organizations to help them realize their goals and vision. She
operates her own business - Inspiro Services Inc. and has played
an instrumental role in helping many people and groups achieve their desires and
Sharka was selected as one of the Top 40 Under 40 business
people in British Columbia by Business in Vancouver Magazine and was selected a
finalist in the 20 Most Influential Women in British Columbia in December
Sharka is also a Coaching Clinic licensed facilitator. Sharka has
completed studies at Vancouver Counselling College and is a member of the
Canadian Counselling Association.
Sharka is also a guest speaker at many
industry events and has taken a leadership position in initiating corporate
social responsibility in British Columbia. She was on the Board of Directors of
the North Shore Family Services for a number of years and is currently on the
board of the Elements Society.
Sharka was instrumental in founding the BC
Social Venture Partners, a British Columbia based not-for-profit which funds and
supports numerous not-for-profits in BC. She was a Director of the BC
Technology Industry Association for seven years and was previously on the Board
of Directors of the York Technologies Industry Association, an Ontario based
group whose member companies represent nearly 80% of the High-Technology
revenues in all of Canada.
604.986.1911 ext. 2346
Selected as one of the Top 40
Under 40 business people in British Columbia by Business in Vancouver Magazine
and selected as a finalist in the 20 Most Influential Women in British
Columbia in December 2000.