About

Management consulting is the practice of providing consulting services to organizations to improve their performance or to assist in achieving organizational objectives. That is exactly the extensive experience that founder, Sandra Starr brings to the table.

The hands-on approach Starr Performance takes is rooted in integrity and authenticity while staying focused on achieving results. 

With practical experience gained in many industries, we are passionate about helping business leaders identify & solve issues and lead results-based initiatives to elevate business success.

Sandra Starr

Sandra is an insightful and motivated business leader with an exemplary track record in business planning and achieving results. She is successful at assessing business and leveraging human capital to develop profitable strategies. With years of expertise, she is proficient in developing and delivering long term results with clients and improving operational efficiency.

Strengths

  • Project Management
  • Process optimization
  • Identifying and tracking Performance Measures
  • Data Analysis
  • Root Cause Analysis and Problem Solving
  • Human Resources Strategies
  • Strategic Planning
  • Change Management

 Education & Certifications

  • Certified Human Resources Leader – HRPA
  • MBA (currently enrolled) – Cumbria University
  • Business Administration (Accounting Major) – Fleming College
  • Lean Six Sigma (Green Belt Certified)
  • Certified Myers-Briggs Type Indicator Facilitator

    Experience

    Management Consultant, Toronto, ON

    • Strategy execution, with specialties in process improvement, cost optimization and operational performance improvement. Partnering with clients that want to transform their business, working collaboratively with their team to build momentum and the necessary adoption of change for business results.

    The Data Cable Co. Inc.

    • Responsible for overseeing entire business and manufacturing operations, creating strategy and business plan for aggressive company growth with new owner investment.

    TFI Aerospace Corporation.

    • Overseing the operations of the business including human resources, quality, production, supply chain, and administration. Responsible for cash flow management, training, succession planning, and continual improvement while exceeding the expectations of customers.

    Micron Plastics / IMBC Blowmolding.

    • Guiding the entire operations of the Ontario plant, reporting to head office in Quebec. Responsible for profitability, continual improvement, and having the right people do the right jobs at the right cost while satisfying the needs of the customers. Quality Management System effectiveness through ISO 9001:2015 certification and maintaining pharmaceutical standards to pass customer audits.
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    IMBC Blowmolding.

    • Overseeing and providing leadership to the business unit and Ontario head office location in human resources, quality, auditing, health & safety, sales, finance, and administration of the company, and additional responsibilities such as developing pricing for all products and services offered for sale, communicating with customers, cash flow forecasting, review of monthly financial statements, refinancing projects, strategic business planning, meeting facilitation, customer presentations, as well as maintaining certification of the Quality Management Systems ISO 9001:2008, QS9000, and/or TS16949 for continual improvement.
    • Establishing, implementing, and measuring all policies, procedures and responsibilities relating to Human Resources and Operations for the company including profitability of the business through management of team performance, controlling direct costs, and creating a learning environment. Areas of focus included development of action plans for all departments with accountability measured and followed up regularly, strategic planning, recruitment and selection, workforce planning, compensation and benefits, payroll, performance management, health & safety, WSIB claims management, training and development, communications and employee relations, and change management.

    Liz Claiborne Canada Limited, Mississauga, ON

    • Human Resources Generalist, Shipping Supervisor, Operations Supervisor, Customer Service Representative

    Community

    Sandra has been an active volunteer in not-for-profit and charities since her teenage years.

    • Hospice Dufferin – Client Support Visitor (currently active)
    • Orangeville Show Chorus – Director, Board of Directors (currently active)
    • Bethell Hospice – Director, Board of Directors
    • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Dufferin & District – Big Sister and In-School Mentor
    • Canadian Plastics Sector Council – Director and Co-Chair, Board of Directors
    • Dufferin Child and Family Services – Access Supervisor, Family Visit Centre
    • IODE – Volunteer Member
    • Orangeville Minor Soccer Association – Coaching
    • Orangeville Minor Baseball Association – Coaching

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    Service Area

    We are based in Orangeville, Ontario servicing businesses on-site and remotely across Dufferin County, Bolton, Caledon, Georgetown, Mississauga, Brampton, Aurora, Vaughan, Newmarket, GTA, Peterborough and the Kawartha Lakes region.

    Phone

    519 938 7272

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