Ken Chapman is the former Executive Director of Northern Initiatives for Edmonton Economic Development Corporation and the past Executive Director of the Oil Sands Developers Group. Ken still works with the oil sands industry on socioeconomic issues in collaborations with a wide range of regionally based stakeholders on an integrated triple bottom line approach to progress.
Ken's goal is to improve the well-being of the people, communities and enterprises in the Athabasca Oil Sands Region through collaborations based on shared value and shared values while focusing on improving the capacity of the regional workforce and increasing participation of aboriginal peoples in realizing benefits of responsible sustainable oil sands development.
Ken has joined the GO Productivity team as an Executive-in-Residence, helping the company grow and optimize, as well as the mid-sized progressive Canadian companies who want to be more profitable, productive and resilient. Ken's area of focus is on the supply chain in construction, manufacturing, and energy sectors... and beyond.