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

Tesla is focusing on the short term and making some mistakes – Mark and Greg discussed Tesla’s strategy as well as what retail sales are telling us about the health of the economy

Timmie’s should do just fine in China, at least from a brand perspective. Mark & Greg discuss growth for some of Canada’s big brands and contraction for others (HBC)

Too little too late for Payless ShoeSource – Mark and Greg discuss the recent Chapter 11 filing as well as Netflix’s new production hub in Toronto

We came across a very interesting venture called Beacon CBT which aims to make effective mental health care more affordable and accessible through digital therapy. Mark’s chats with Beacon founder Sam Duboc, where they share their own journeys with mental health challenges and talk about the Beacon story.

When it comes to blockbuster viewership, The Super Bowl is still the only game in town which is why advertisers will pay a hefty premium for the eyeballs, even as they decline over time

Will autonomous cars really be a thing? When? Who will play and how? Mark and Greg discuss Apple’s role in this evolving space and Dollarama’s move to online bulk shipping

Trying to create the UBER-valuation? Uber is spinning some yarn about some of their expansion potential to justify an historic IPO valuation, in Mark’s opinion

Michael Hainsworth joined Mark to discuss his retirement from BNN Bloomberg and his plans for “The Fast Future”

Mike Murray joins Mark to discuss the launch of his new fund, Peloton. He talks about Peloton’s points of differentiation and shares his views on the state of private equity in North America today

China impacts all! – Mark and Greg discuss the impact that China is having on the NA economy broadly and the interesting relationship between China growth and Apple and Tesla valuations

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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