An experienced facilitator and speaker, Mark Satov is a customer-focused business advisor who pushes his clients to do better.

US Goods Boycott

Mark and Greg discuss the idea of Canadians boycotting US goods due to the trade wars

Mark on BNN: How trade tensions will affect Canada’s brand south of the border

Canada's brand
Mark Satov The Roundup May 31

Canada Goose’s partnership with Alibaba, Canada’s economic growth is slowing down, GM’s big investment in autonomous cars from SoftBank

Poor box office results for the Star Wars spinoff “Solo: A Star Wars Story” and what they may mean for the future of the franchise

Star Wars BNN
Tim Hortons

Interested to watch what Canadian Tire do with the Helly Hansen brand, caution with cryptocurrencies, McDonald’s/Tim Hortons breakfast battleground

Starbucks brand in trouble? Environmental leadership from May. Muscling in, how will the battle between Teamsters, IBEW and CP Rail shake up?

Starbucks Brand
Bad Coffee

Bad brand catching up to bad coffee – Tim Hortons slides from Top 10 in brand reputation survey. Buyer or seller – Aecon’s tough spot.

Mark on Global News 640 Toronto re the latest on H&M stock falls. Got to be faster and cheaper.

Stock Falls
Cannabis Starbucks

A summer timeline for Cannabis legalization may not happen, Starbucks vows to close gender wage gap at its Canadian stores, did they/didn’t they – Torstar and Postmedia talked job cuts before deal

Why sell guns at all?! US retailers doing a BIT to help the problem, Spotify prepares to go public…with some big questions on the business model, and Putin saber-rattling again

An experienced speaker and facilitator with an engaging approach.

Mark Satov is a business advisor who pushes his clients to do better. He works with a wide range of clients on their customer strategy through the work of his firm, SATOV Consultants, and he plays a hands-on role in ensuring that his team delivers sound strategy alongside actionable recommendations. He is a frequent commentator on mainstream business media, including BNN, CBC and The Globe and Mail, providing his views on business events and trends. Producers appreciate his candid and straightforward approach.

Mark regularly acts as facilitator for clients supporting events such as off sites, board meetings and strategy sessions. Mark is known for his ability to manage tough discussions, from strategic planning to client re-organizations. His relaxed style, sense of humor and no-nonsense approach promote engaged discussion among participants at all levels of the organization. His business intuition and depth of knowledge ensures that the groups are challenged on both process and content, resulting in high-quality outcomes. He also uses his facilitation expertise when speaking at conferences using a conversational style to involve the audience.

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