Post Career Highlights
VICE PRESIDENT – COMMUNICATIONS & OUTREACH | OTTAWA, ON
Doug Smith, author of "The Trauma Code" & "Thriving in Transition", is a thought leader on the impact of workplace induced emotional trauma. An accomplished keynote speaker & communicator, Doug presents a trauma management model he developed (System438) to address trauma and maximize human performance.
Doug provides JPOM Canada clients with both understanding of and messaging on, the impact of workplace culture on mental health and performance. Doug’s clients are able to use this understanding and messaging to the benefit of their employees and the performance of their organization.
An elite athlete at 18, Doug was the 1st Round draft pick of the Los Angeles Kings and played 607 professional games before a broken neck and spinal cord injury ended his career. Doug understands the impacts of workplace culture, the process of trauma recovery and the rebuilding of personal performance because he has been there.
Doug joined JPOM Inc. as Vice President of Communications & Outreach in September 2019.