Recognized as an outstanding Human Resources Professional with over 18 years experience, Ms. Tremblay is a sought after facilitator and a trusted advisor and coach. Her Human Resources expertise was acquired from the ground up – first working as an HR consultant in a variety of industries with national and international reach and then as an HR Generalist moving from individual contributor to manager, director and finally Vice President of an HR function. In her various leadership roles Valerie helped guide the development and creation of new and comprehensive HR services and “best-in-class” strategies for effective Talent and People Management in a wide variety of private sector environments, including luxury Leisure Travel, Engineering, Pharmaceuticals, Real Estate and Fashion!
Valerie has been acclaimed for her strong sense of professional ethics and integrity and is usually described as a pragmatic, results oriented yet highly collaborative leader. As VP of Human Resources from 2010 to 2013, Valerie was instrumental in the development of a strong and comprehensive suite of “customer focused” HR programs.
Valerie is a strong advocate of lifelong learning as evidenced by her formal academic career – including a BA from McGill University, an MIA from the University IX Paris Dauphine and an MBA from the University du Quebec in Montreal – and her many other qualifications and skills – including certification as an Advanced Training Manager, Coaching, Situational Leadership etc.
Valerie is an avid Ironman triathlete and recently participated in events in the US and Canada.