Focus Company
Are your ducks in a row?

About

Focused. Innovative. Experienced.

 

History

We are a group of collaborators, headed by Megan O’Neil - a career project manager in the innovation space. Our passion is for getting stuff done, and we have managed projects for companies including:

  • Canadian Red Cross

  • Frontier Education, Inc.

  • BDH Limited, Real Estate Investors

  • Ministry of Economic Development and Growth

  • ONE Social Enterprise Partnership

  • Social Enterprise Southwest

  • Rebound Sarnia

  • One Tomato and Food Works

  • Pillar Nonprofit Network

  • Innovation Works, London

  • EvonneSullivan.com

 

Get in touch

We’d love to chat about what you’ve got going on. Is it new? Are the ducks scattered? Have you been invaded by disco squirrels? We’d love to help.

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Consultants

 
 
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Principle

Megan O’Neil, MPA, Principle Consultant

As a career project manager with a Master’s Degree in Public Administration, Megan works directly with innovators to make projects happen. Megan is experienced in coaching innovators and implementing tools and processes to ensure project success. She is a social entrepreneur herself, and is described by her clients as creative, practical and organized.

Key Areas of Expertise:

  • Project management, specializing in implementation phase with for-profit and social innovators

  • Coaching and management consultant, start-up and execution phase

  • Deployment of PM and communications tools for remote teams

  • Program design, facilitation, implementation, and management for innovation-sector entrepreneurs

Highlights of Experience:

  • Project Manager, Canadian Red Cross

  • Project Manager, Ontario Network of Entrepreneurs, Social Enterprise Partnership

  • Social Enterprise Coach and Project Manager, Pillar Nonprofit Network

  • Project Manager and CEO, The Focus Company (PM consulting)

  • Founder and CEO, One Tomato: curriculum based healthy food educational programs for youth

 

Education

Western University
Master’s in Public Administration (MPA)
B.A., Political Science
Design Thinking, Ivey Academy
Project Management, WCS

University of Guelph, Kemptville
Diploma in Agriculture

Boards & Committees

• Canadian Red Cross, Emergency Response Team (ERT)
• Lambton Elderly Outreach, Board director
• Lambton Toastmasters, Past-president

Awards & Recognition

•Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee medal
• Outstanding Business Achievement Award, Best Non-profit
• Director’s Award of Excellence, Lambton-Kent District School board

 

 
 
 
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Collaborators

Impact Consulting - Pillar Nonprofit Network

Impact Consulting by Pillar Nonprofit Network provides cutting edge consulting services designed to amplify the social impact of nonprofit organizations, social enterprises and social purpose businesses.

 

Areas of Expertise

Social Innovation
Working with nonprofit, charities, government agencies, and business to help them become more innovative, resourceful, and impactful.

Social Enterprise
Offering customized and expert strategic consultation for nonprofit and for-profit social enterprises.