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Canadian Dealer Academy graduates

Congratulations to the class of 2021 at the Canadian Dealer Academy of the Automotive Business School of Canada (ABSC). These graduates have shown dedication and passion to their studies in the pursuit of an extraordinary career in the automotive industry.

Take the time to click on each profile to find out more about our graduates and connect with them on LinkedIn.

Meet our graduates

Class of 2021

Mike Anderson headshot
Mike Anderson
Derek Beulieu's Photo
Derek Beulieu
Matthew Bird's Photo
Matthew Bird
Daniel Fougere's Photo
Daniel Fougere
Marcin Freyberg headshot
Marcin Freyberg
Christopher Goodwin
Christopher Goodwin
Brad Haywood's Photo
Brad Haywood
Chad Howson
Chad Howson
Gary Huang's Photo
Gary Huang
Jody Lachapelle
Jody Lachapelle
Bruno Marsolais
Bruno Marsolais
Simon Martin
Simon Martin
Paul Moore's Photo
Paul Moore
Vincent-Morin
Vincent Morin
Peter Park's Photo
Peter Park
Julian Pastore
Julian Pastore
Paul Selby's Photo
Paul Selby
Steffy Theetge
Steffy Theetge
Al van Herpt's Photo
Al van Herpt
Michael White's Photo
Michael White

Class of 2021 graduates not pictured:

Mackenzie Aquino
Jeff Bachalo
Sam Barber
Brent Cavan
Elias Charinos
Rick Correia
Frank Cuellar
Massimo D’Argenio
Mo Divjak
Michael Dobush
Keith Fast
Anthony Fowler

Kingsley Fung
Travis Galloway
Gregory Gilbertson
Joe Hakim
Mark Heselwood
Hunsy Ismael
Ryan James
Jason Leggat
Jonathon Lim
Nicola Loffreda
David MacGillivray
Michael MacGillivray

Darin Mcleod
Kevin McNeill
Joel Mryglod
Kelly Muskett
Bradley Nakucyj
Teodora Negru
Ara Pashayan
Steven Payne
Brandon Ralko
Dwayne Randell
Matthew Roberts
Steve Sandrin

Matt Sarmatuik
Harry Sterne
Derek Stimson
Laird Sutherland
Matthew Thorne
Ahmed Wajdi
Jonathon Wilson
Edward Witherspoon
Derek Witty
Jerzy Ziniak
David Zulak


Other graduating classes

Class of 2020Georgian College Chevron
Tony Almeida
Tony Almeida – BC
Lonnie Artokivi
Lonnie Artokivi – AB
Brett D'Ambrosie
Brett D’Ambrosie – BC
Jessica Drover
Jessica Drover – NL
Jay Goldberg
Jay Goldberg – ON
Pedro Goncalves
Pedro Goncalves – QC
Drew Holloway
Drew Holloway – AB
Dean Jacobs
Dean Jacobs – NL
Mick Johnson
Mick Johnson – AB
Zach Kennedy
Zach Kennedy – AB
Tom Lim
Tom Lim – ON
Devan Mascarin
Devan Mascarin – ON
Sandro Mati
Sandro Mati – BC
Justin McKenzie
Justin McKenzie – ON
Grant Patterson
Grant Patterson – ON
Stefan Pike
Stefan Pike – NL
Nick Sexton
Nick Sexton – NS
Chris Thimer
Chris Thimer – BC

Class of 2020 graduates not pictured:

Nahida Al-Kayed
Brian Beson
Justin Bossence
Adam Boyd
Peter Brady
Brendon Carson
Jacob Cluney
Kyle Cochrane
Ryan Diachok

Erik Eatson
James Fraser
Charity Hale
Amanda Halford
Kathleen Harding
Jason Jamieson
Yasir Khan
Dion Lannon
Gary Mason

Jordan McKee
Ryan Melo
Jason Monk
Gilles Muise
Graham Parlee
Tara Parsons
Lisa Purves
Derek Rattenbury
Jodi Reichle

Ken Thai
Mark Tracey
Jeffry Ulmer
Deon Van Der Watt
Anthony Weigel
Amy Williams
Jordan Winterhalt

Class of 2019Georgian College Chevron
Richard Allen
Richard Allen
Ashley Barfoot
Ashley Barfoot
Tom Bedolfe
Tom Bedolfe
Helen Clubine
Helen Clubine
Andrew Currie
Andrew Currie
Erin Dobson
Erin Dobson
Mike Haslam
Mike Haslam
David LaRose
David LaRose
Antonio Masciangelo
Antonio Masciangelo
Quinn McCarthy
Quinn McCarthy
Aidan McPeake
Aidan McPeake
Melissa Patterson
Melissa Patterson
Zuhair Sleek
Zuhair Sleek
Ian Thompson
Ian Thompson
Patsy Tremblett
Patsy Tremblett

Class of 2019 graduates not pictured:

Anthony Aquino
Mackenzie Aquino
Nick Auciello
Craig Becker
Corey Bergman
Misty Bessada
Michael Bewley
Bob Bullock
Christy Fines
Sean Finn

David Gibson
Todd Green
Rohit Grover
Matthew Hall
Paul Heinrich
Mark Henderson
Jesse Howell
John Kaliyas
Jason Koch
Kayla Ledohowski-Becker

Andrew Lee
Kirt MacDonald
Robert MacDonald
Brad Maloney
Tyson McCurdy
Joseph Ortynsky
Tyrone Pereira
Andrew Phomtavong
Shayne Rankin
Colin Rice

Daniel Ritcey
Andrew Ross
Scotty Taylor
Brad Thibaudeau
Domenico Trotta
Darryl Tuck
Paul Valente
Sean Vitali
Chris Willis
Debby Yannakidis

Class of 2018Georgian College Chevron
Jeremy Budde
Jeremy Budde
Wendy Bulmer
Wendy Bulmer
Steffanie Hartnell
Steffanie Hartnell
Nathan Jenner
Nathan Jenner
Reilly Kuski
Reilly Kuski
Patrick Lawrence
Patrick Lawrence
Dominic Lazzaro
Dominic Lazzaro
Craig Passmore
Craig Passmore
Nancy Poirier
Nancy Poirier
Bryan Railton
Bryan Railton
Dean Rideout
Dean Rideout
Mike Romeo
Mike Romeo
Chris Thompson
Chris Thompson
Jason Van Schoonhoven
Jason Van Schoonhoven
Matthew Wilneff
Matthew Wilneff

Class of 2018 graduates not pictured:

Masood Abdul
Todd Barrett
Kyle Braun
Jonathan Brawn
Darcy Burrell
Antoney Chelliah
Kyle Clark
Gary Conohan
William Couillard
Ryan Courtney
Paul Cullen
John De Cesare
Chris Delong
Robin Doyle
Garrett Dyck
Darrin Eaton
Christopher Edwards
Kenneth Green
Richard Greensides
Evan Hallas

Dan Heckbert
Jeffrey Hidlebaugh
Chris Hirschfield
Joseph Hotrum
Seiji Ichii
Griffin Jarvis
Laudric Jenkins
Nels Kelly
Peter Kendall
Terry Kirby
Jordan Koch
Roberto Leccese
David Levita
Kenneth Li
Jason Locke
Cody MacKeigan
Mark Mackeigan
Ian Mackey
Troy MacLaughlin
Douglas McDade

Wayne McIntyre
Joseph McKenzie
Justin McManus
James McNutt
William Mears
Jamie Moffat
Christopher Moore
Ernest Naka
Cole O’Connell
Saidah Othman
Cassidy Palmer-Ruben
Susan Peters
Daniel Peterson
Nadeer Rana
Daniel Reaveley
Stephen Rempel
Leonard Rice
Ross Roteliuk
Derek Roulston
Jason Russell

Eric Santos
Brad Sellars
Ryan Seymour
Domenico Sia
Ken Smith
Justin Somers
Gregory Stowe
Brent Sullivan
Brandon Symons
Bob Tasikas
Michael Thomas
Jordache Tobin
David Valiquette
Brad Wagorn
Andrew Wheaton
Mark Wilkins
Mario Wong

Class of 2017Georgian College Chevron
Tudor Baciu
Tudor Baciu
Tony Colangelo
Tony Colangelo
Tanya Dash
Tanya Dash
Louis Desmeules
Louis Desmeules
Grant McNeill
Grant McNeill
Colin Parada
Colin Parada
Mike Samson
Mike Samson
James Shin
James Shin

Class of 2017 graduates not pictured:

Steve Avant
Michael Bozian
Nathan Brown
Ian Calvo
Ben Cliff
Amber Dziwenka
David Esplen
Dean Fera

Lynne Godfrey
Julie Hope
Greg Lewis
Christopher Loach
Ryan MacDonald
James MacDougall
Darin Meakin
Patricia Morton

Michael Park
Duane Passero
John-Elliot Perl
Sean Ramsden
Peter Rossbaum
Stephanie Samson
Michael Simon
Ryan Slaney

Derek Stewart
Jeffrey Stillings
Tyler Tamboline
Hans Ulsrud
Curtis Vickers
Amanda Zarowny Pawlyk

Class of 2016Georgian College Chevron
Brock Askin
Brock Askin
Jason Dale
Jason Dale
Raham Laridashti
Raham Laridashti
Michael Otterbein
Michael Otterbein

Class of 2016 graduates not pictured:

Marie-Noelle Bonicalzi
John Cappella
Gonzalo Contreras
Scott Fletcher
Matthew Gleed
Nick Heer
Paul Hewitt

Jeremy Koch
Jacob Lau
Chantelle Leavens
Simon Marcil
Brayden Micucci
Eleasha Naso
Tho Nguyen

Neal Noseworthy
Mathieu Rompre
Peter Sandor
Josh Somers
Daniel Steinman
Ken Tsui
Jason Vitali

Christopher Waine
Walter Walsh
Richard Wills
Thomas Wills
Allan Wilson
Jeff Wingrove

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Automotive Business School of Canada

Automotive Business School of Canada

Created by the industry, for the industry.

The Automotive Business School of Canada (ABSC) was created to train the next generation of business leaders in the automotive industry throughout Canada.

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Phone: 705.728.1968, ext. 1234