Frank Ferrari is one of the early investors in the company and has been a member of the Standard innovation Board of Directors since it was created. As President Frank’s focus is on collaborating with the CEO on the creation of the organization’s overall strategy. He is responsible for communicating, and implementing the organization’s vision, mission, and overall direction. Frank oversees the complete operation of the organization in accordance with the direction established in the strategic plans. Frank has a background is business consulting and large project management and he owned and operated a consulting company.
As CFO, Ross is responsible for all strategic financial activities and overseeing the Finance function within Standard Innovation. Ross is a CPA with more than 25 years of accounting experience with public accounting firms and technology companies including Ernst & Young, Mobile Knowledge, Rockstar Consortium, Objectworld Communications, and Renaissance Repair & Supply.
Ross has a Bachelor of Arts and Masters of Accounting from the University of Waterloo. He has served as a Director, Secretary and Treasurer for public, private and charitable organizations. He is also a former Auditing instructor at Carleton University.
VP Business Development
As our Vice President Business Development, Simon is responsible for the achievement of revenue and growth targets globally as well as participating in product line development. Simon has a background in sales and business management and brings more than 16 years of business experience to the position. Prior to joining Standard Innovation, he held senior roles in business development and marketing at several global companies, such as Eversharp Pro Inc. and Kerr Heating. He holds a Master of Arts from the University of Windsor, and a Bachelor of Arts from the University of Western Ontario.
Vice President, Operations
As Vice President of Operations, Guido focuses on maintaining a world class Supply Chain and Customer Service operations to achieve the highest level of customer satisfaction. In addition, Guido is responsible for the performance of the Business Systems and the Information Technology function. Guido brings more than 35 years of management experience in a variety of functional areas both domestically and internationally. Most recently Guido headed up all Technology and Business Operations at EION Wireless. Prior to that, he led Global Operations at Med-Eng Systems Inc (acquired by Allen-Vanguard Corporation) and fulfilled many different senior Operations Management positions at Mitel Corporation. With his extensive experience, he has also provided consultancy services to a number of local technology companies.
Director, Human Resources
As Director of Human Resources, Leanne is responsible for talent acquisition and building a high-performing team that will continue to fuel company growth. She is also responsible for developing HR Programs to support our growing, innovative organization and foster a culture focused on customers, innovation and results. Leanne has spent her 20-year human resources career in technology companies such as Allen Vanguard, Med-Eng Systems, and AutoSkill International, focusing on recruitment and the delivery of HR programs and services. Leanne holds a Bachelor of Commerce Degree from Carleton University.