(PRWEB) June 07, 2014
Founding partners of One Million Acts of Innovation are proud to announce Jerry Boyer as the Chief Executive Officer of One Million Acts of Innovation – Canada.
Jerry will be starting his role in July 2014.
Mr. Boyer will lead the organization in its efforts to ensure that Canada increases its ranking to the top 5 countries in the OCE studies. Boyer is a seasoned executive who has provided leadership and advocacy for nonprofit & global organizations for more than thirty years.
John King, Chairman of One Million Acts of Innovation said, "Jerry Boyer creates a whole new world of possibilities for any organization or country looking at bringing a culture of innovation into their communities".
Boyer replaced Taimour Zaman who has taken on a different and global role within the same organization.
Before joining One Million Acts of Innovation, Boyer served as the Head of IT at GlaxoSmithKline in Canada where he successfully revitalized the culture and team of the organization and lead many transformational initiatives.
Boyer adds, “I am thrilled to join the team at One Million Acts of Innovation. The work that is being done to help bring innovation into Canadian institutions is essential to their individual growth, academic success and to the future prosperity of our country”.