Dominic Scaffidi is President and founder of HR Possibilities Inc.  He has coached leaders and executives in a variety of organizations as they take on new roles, greater responsibility, key projects, challenging  issues and sometimes career change.  

Dominic works with leaders through intentional conversations that generate new thinking and insight to take them beyond their current limits.  He has a particular strength in supporting leaders to be more effective people managers who create alignment, engagement and maximize team results. With a focus on natural talents and resourcefulness, Dominic helps clients develop their own strategies and actions to increase their impact.

As a lifelong learner, Dominic is an avid reader of the latest research and practices in coaching, leadership and organization development. His commitment to continual development includes having his own coach and regularly immersing himself in personal growth workshops in order to stretch himself and take on new challenges in the same way his clients do.

What Dominic brings to coaching?

With over 25 years of business experience as an HR executive, sales manager, entrepreneur, and consultant; Dominic has worked with leading edge global organizations across a variety of industries during a range of business cycles, from rapid growth to significant downturns.

Dominic is a graduate of the University of Toronto where he completed his Bachelor of Commerce with a major in Economics.  He has also completed graduate level certification programs at the Rotman School of Management (University of Toronto) and at Royal Roads University.  He is a Certified Human Resources Professional, a Certified Executive Coach and holds the Professional Certified Coach (PCC) credential through the International Coach Federation (ICF).

Sector/Industry Experience

Consumer Packaged Goods, Retail, Software, Telecomm, Pharma, Insurance, Financial Services, Automotive, Manufacturing, Commercial Banking, Aerospace, Professional Services, non-profit

Other strengths: Working with emerging women leaders. Dominic is a certified facilitator and associate consultant with Heim Group,  specializing in workplace gender differences. 

In addition to his professional pursuits, Dominic is a past officer and director of The Hunger Project Canada; a non-profit organization committed to ending hunger globally. He recently leveraged his love of running to raise thousands of dollars for The Hunger Project while completing his first marathon. Dominic lives just outside Toronto where he enjoys creating and living a life that he loves with his wife and two children.

Award Winning coaching

 Dominic Scaffidi accepting a Prism Award from the International Coach Federation (Toronto) for design and implementation of the leadership coaching program at  Nelson Education.  Every people manager was trained in effective coaching skills.  Today, all the employees at Nelson have a coach instead of a boss.

Dominic Scaffidi accepting a Prism Award from the International Coach Federation (Toronto) for design and implementation of the leadership coaching program at Nelson Education. Every people manager was trained in effective coaching skills.  Today, all the employees at Nelson have a coach instead of a boss.

The PRISM Award honours organizations and coaches that achieve a standard of excellence in the implementation of coaching programs for culture change, leadership development, productivity and performance improvement.  

 2015 Global Prism Award - Rogers Communications.  A great privilege to  participate in this world class  coaching program covering   more than 600 director level leaders. Photo with Prism winner  Silvia Lulka, Director at Rogers; and coach extraordinaire!  And it's only the beginning.  Work continues as we train and coach 2500 more leaders at the next level to become great coaches. 

2015 Global Prism Award - Rogers Communications.  A great privilege to  participate in this world class coaching program covering more than 600 director level leaders. Photo with Prism winner Silvia Lulka, Director at Rogers; and coach extraordinaire!  And it's only the beginning.  Work continues as we train and coach 2500 more leaders at the next level to become great coaches.