Thomas Daley B.SC ., M.A.C

Senior Facilitator and Event Director

@ Action Edge




Thomas Daley is a leader’s coach. For the past 15 years he has been at the side of CEO’s and
leaders at all levels of both corporate and governmental organizations, nationally and

Thomas started his career as an Archeological Conservator, studying in Rome, Italy, Zurich,
Switzerland, and London, England and becoming the lead of the Wet Archeological Working
Group part of the United Nations International Council of Museums.
Sensing there was something else he needed to do with his life, Thomas moved across country
to Canmore, Alberta where he brought the skills of building relationships with scientists around
the world and creating synergies within diverse teams to bear as he turned to developing
others, first as a career coach and then as an executive coach. Thomas led a Calgary TEC (The
Executive Committee – an international association of CEO’s) with monthly skill-building and
resource sharing, individual coaching, and bi-annual retreats. Thomas continually challenges
the executives he coaches to stretch beyond their usual patterns and practices to reach

As a facilitator of learning experiences Thomas excels in creating communities that support and
challenge participants’ thinking. Thomas skillfully balances participants’ previous learning,
experiences and knowledge with the new material set to challenge their learning. He has
created and led leadership development for CEO groups and corporations such as, Tech Coal,
Sofina Foods, City of Prince George, PayPal, to list only a few. His motto is to create purposeful
change through designing unique learning experiences that facilitate positive change by
challenging thinking.

Thomas is a strong advocate of accountability and has implemented accountability structures
with Hudson’s Bay Company, BHP Billiton, and others. Over several years, Thomas held annual
strategic planning and team building retreats for numerous organizations both nationally and
internationally as well as facilitated strategic planning with numerous public and private

Thomas holds many designations that allow him to delve deeper with clients. These include
Leadership Effectiveness Analysis and Strategic Directions, Assessment for Leadership Potential,
Emotional Intelligence (EQ 2.0), Herrmann Brain Dominance Instrument, Meyers Briggs Type
Indicator, as well as being a member of the International Coaches Federation, certified in
Behavioural Event Interviewing and a Global Development Career Facilitator.

In his leisure time, Thomas is to be found, usually with his wife, cycling the local area or the
south of France. He has participated in several distance races mountain biking, such as La
Routa in Costa Rica and the Trans Rockies in Alberta.