Lance Patten is Owner of The Alternative Board Halton Region, in the Oakville/Burlington/Hamilton areas, Ontario.
He has 25 years of strategic business leadership experience in privately owned businesses, helping to turn around, grow and position them to maximize stakeholder value upon exit and transition.
Lance is also Principal of Vision Performance Group, providing strategic investment and private management advisory services to help business owners build high performance organizations and maximize the value of their businesses.
Lance is also Principal of Niagara Wine Tours International, has taught entrepreneurship at Niagara College, is a guest speaker at several universities in Canada and the United States, and facilitates high performance team workshops.
Lance was most recently Senior Vice President, Global Banking and Financial Services for Aditya Birla Minacs; a global business process solution provider. Previously Lance served on the Executive Team for NuComm International and was President of NuComm Credit Services, one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies and Gold Standard Award winner with the National Quality Institute.
Lance’s education includes an MBA from the Queen’s School of Business,
Certified Management Accountant (CMA) designate, Ontario Society of Management Accountants; Credit Specialist, Credit Institute of Canada – University of Toronto; and
Bachelor of Business Administration, Finance Major, University of Notre Dame.