Laraine Kaminsky

S1-H Global Intelligence Roundtable: Trends, Challenges and Opportunities

About Laraine Kaminsky

Laraine has lived on three continents and worked in over 80 countries. As a new immigrant in Canada, Laraine worked for many years as an adult educator. In 1989, she launched her own consulting firm as a venue for organizations to develop the linguistic and cultural competencies of their diverse workforces so that they might excel in an increasingly global economy.

She focuses on diversity, cultural, religious, gender and generational issues and how they impact on organizational effectiveness and inclusiveness. She works with leadership teams to help them and their organizations adapt to the realities of diversity in the ever-changing world of work.

She also advises, mentors and educates leaders and team members on effective team leadership. Laraine’s contribution and commitment to her field of expertise has been recognized through her nomination as a finalist for the Women’s Business Achievement Award in Canada’s capital city. Laraine works with many corporate clients including Fortune 500 companies as well as the public sector, associations and non-profits. She has authored many articles on these subjects and has been a repeat presenter at many international conferences.

University of St. Thomas - Minnesota Opus College of Business