Bob Plamondon FCPA / FCA is a consultant and writer with expertise in the fields of:
Bob's leadership and operational experience at the national and local level includes:
Bob's passion for Canada was evident in the 2002 nation-wide "Hay West" relief effort in aid of drought-stricken western farmers, where he had financial and operational responsibilities. He wrote a book about the experience to inspire others to do good work for the nation. He also led the initiative that led to the renaming of the Ottawa River Parkway in honour of Sir John A. Macdonald. His three bestselling books on Canadian political history have been critically acclaimed and have made an enduring contribution to our national understanding.
In addition to serving as the Chief Financial Officer and Chief Operating Officer for a number of consulting engineering firms, Bob has also taught at three Canadian universities at the undergraduate and graduate levels on a full and part time basis. He also ran for Parliament in 1988 as a Progressive Conservative.
Bob is a graduate of Carleton University with a Masters of Management Studies and a Bachelor of Commerce with a major in marketing.
In recognition of a distinguished career, the Institute of Chartered Accountants awarded Bob the designation of FCA. In 2012 Bob was awarded the Queen's Diamond Jubilee medal for his contributions to the country. Bob also served on the Economic Development Committee of the Ottawa Chamber of Commerce and is a Director of the Ottawa Chapter of the Sir Winston Churchill Society.
A frequent media commentator, speaker, writer and op-ed contributor on national and local issues, Bob is active in his community having served numerous community organizations and boards. In 2014 he was appointed to the Board of Directors of the National Capital Commission and the board of the Ottawa chapter of the Sir Winston Churchill Society. The father of four children, Bob has also completed numerous marathons and triathlons.
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