Michelle Ricketts, business Advisor
Michelle’s 30 years as an Account Executive have spanned across credit card processing and financial services, transportation, logistics, media, and consulting. With a breadth of projects including managing consultative alliances, live event management, and sales team leadership, Michelle’s career and entrepreneurial ambitions have taken her across the country and outside Canada, giving her extensive experience in multiple markets.
Raised by a strong, independent single mother, vision and values were instilled at an early age. Michelle started her own entrepreneurial journey in the 90s in event planning and speaking. A passion for health, fitness, music, dance and community have also shaped Michelle’s experience providing innumerable opportunities to give back. With Wardell International, Michelle continues to empower entrepreneurs in their communities.
Michelle graduated from the Advertising Program at Sheridan College. She holds a Masters Certificate in Project Management and a Certified Associate in Project Management (CAPM). Always looking to sharpen her skills, Michelle also has completed coursework in negotiation, sales and leadership, including the Sales and Marketing Management Program at the University of British Columbia.