Kolbe A™ Index: 4 3 8 5
CliftonStrengths: Activator, Futuristic, Relator, Maximizer, Positivity
Melvin’s first experience in mentorship came from his kung fu master, Kenneth Liu. Kenneth was pivotal in his life, teaching him discipline, strength, choice, and what he considers his most valuable life lesson: to always pay it forward.
He’s been part of many organizations that ultimately led him to found Plus10. He started in management consulting, working with large international technology companies including: IBM, Vision Critical, and Accenture. He’s also worked as a sales executive with Strategic Coach—a premier business coaching company for entrepreneurs.
But his heart has always been in facilitating people to obtain goals. He believes this is done through a positive mindset and learning how to amplify inner confidence. Plus10 came to fruition out of his desire and drive to positively change the way leaders think about growing their teams.
A believer that life should not only be about work, Melvin volunteers his time to organizations focused on youth capacity building. He founded the Management Consulting Alumni Program at the University of Toronto. The program has helped hundreds of students prepare for careers in consulting after finishing post-secondary education. He also works with the Junior Achievement Company, where he has been recognized as one of the top Advisors in Ontario for several years now.
In his free time, you can find Melvin on the water. An avid dragon boater, Melvin has over ten years of experience coaching high performance teams. His primary club, Liquid Assets, has won national titles and represented Canada in the 2018 World Championships where they brought home two gold medals.