Jeff Gunther is a gifted entrepreneurial leader and strategist. He has demonstrated proven results through bottom line accountability in restaurants, hotels, ski areas, investment real estate, sales and management training, dental centre development, professional practice management, financial services, franchising, international development, and business advisory services.
Jeff co-founded Associated Dental Care – a system of large customer-oriented, multi-disciplinary group dental centres in Ottawa – where he served as Managing Director from 1991 to 2002. This was one of Canada’s largest and most successful dental enterprises.
As a practical philanthropist, Jeff serves boards of non-profit organizations, counsels young people in the integration of faith and work, and seeks out virtuous business opportunities. Jeff believes that freedom is the reward of discipline and that simple questions often lead to profound answers. He finds great joy in the privilege of walking with others as they discover their own true value.
Jeff earned an MBA at the University of Ottawa and an MCS at Regent College. Both academic degrees have revealed that he still has much to learn, and have helped him appreciate and model the genius in clear explanations of complicated concepts.
As an inspirational speaker, Jeff delights in disrupting the status-quo. As a business advisor, he adds value by collaborating on the creation and implementation of great ideas. Jeff also welcomes inquiries from financial partners interested in the acquisition and amplification of solution-oriented real estate projects.