Allan Holender


As a leadership and team-building trainer, Allan Holender has developed and delivered programs to colleges, universities, hospitals, and the corporate world. He has mentored entrepreneurs, CEOs, and senior management from some of North America’s top-ranked companies. He was also a business commentator in Canada and the United States, having hosted a nationally syndicated business radio show on the Talk America radio network. For five years, Allan was the Chief Community Officer for the Let's Talk Business Network. It was a support community for entrepreneurs, CEO's, Business Owners and Free Agents. He facilitated Executive Mastermind Groups, Peer to Peer Mentoring, One On One Coaching and Professional Development Workshops. He was the Executive Director of Big Brothers of Burnaby. Allan was the Director of Development with both the University of British Columbia and the University of Alberta, where he led a team to successfully complete the final phase of a 37 million dollar capital campaign.

Allan was also the Founding Part-Owner of Radio Station CISL 650 (South Fraser Broadcasting) in Richmond B.C. Helped secure the CRTC license. He was the Founding President of two professional Fund Raising Associations in BC and Alberta, and founded a company specializing in setting up Charitable Foundations and Planned Gifting through wills, bequests, and gifts in kind, property and life insurances. Allan was retained by the BC Health Association to conduct a comprehensive development study of all hospitals and health care institutions in the province and developed a Hospital Foundation and Planned Giving Manual to assist hospitals and health care institutions throughout the province in establishing foundations and planned giving programs.

His daily mantra is passion, purpose and profits with integrity. Allan has a Bachelor of Arts Degree and Masters Studies is in Sociology and was retained a few years ago by the University of British Columbia as a Management Consultant to complete a development study to determine the feasibility of building and operating a world’s best Centre for Sport Medicine and Exercise Science within UBC.He was also the CEO of The Centre For Business Excellence. The Centre was devoted to balancing the quest for profits with quality and superior people development. CBE offered highly focused and unique programs that educated inspired and empowered Executives, Entrepreneurs and Business Owners to reach new levels of success in business and in life. The Centre, under the auspices of Dale Carnegie Training strived to develop strategic alliances and partnership with those who recognized the value of advanced education for entrepreneurs and corporate leaders.

He has been a champion for business through his contributions in radio, television and writing and was a contributing business writer for the Vancouver Sun, Profit Magazine, , The Home Business Journal and Yaletown News.
Guest Expert/Contributor to BCTV television Weekend News,Co-Founder, President, Executive Producer, Conscious Planet Radio Network,Founder, Media On Tap Radio Network,Host & Co-Producer, “ZenBiz Radio” on Voice America,Host & Producer: Vancouver Business Radio Show “BizTalk Radio” on CISL 650,Host & Producer: “HomeBiz Minute” on 400 U.S. affiliated stations coast to coast and 200 Canadian stations on Talk America and CHUM Radio Network,Host & Producer: Nationally syndicated business talk show on TALK America Radio Network,Host & Producer: Canada’s first radio show dedicated to home business entrepreneurs, “HomeBiz Show” on CFUN 1410 in Vancouver.

Allan's community and professional leadership spans 43 years. Including; Past Director, South Fraser Broadcasting, Richmond B.C.,Past Chairman, Community Advisory Board, Radio Station C-ISL 650, Richmond, B.C.,Past Chairman, Educational Division, United Way, Edmonton, Alberta,Past Board Member, Northern Alberta Children’s Hospital Foundation, Edmonton, Alberta,Past Board Member, Edmonton Concert Hall Foundation, Edmonton, Alberta,Guest Speaker and Panel Member for UBC Enterprise Conference, UBC Sauder School of Business,Mentor, UBC Sauder School of Business,Founding President, Association of Fund Raising Professionals of B.C. (NSFRE),Founding President, Alberta Association of Fund Raising Executives,Past Board Member, Council for Advancement and Support of Education (C.A.S.E), Pacific Northwest

Allan has a 40 year history in the radio broadcasting industry as an owner of terrestrial and online radio stations. Currently he is developing a syndicated edutainment national radio program for Boomers and Beyond. The "Sunset" generation he calls them. "There is a huge untapped niche in the marketplace for programs geared to the 60-90 year old listeners who remember the "magic" of radio and grew up in a time when radio was king" says Holender. As a veteran broadcaster from that era he will bring the credibility and the voice from the soundtrack of their lives. If you are interested in being a part of this exciting new media project , let him know.

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Where to buy in print


"The Birth Of Zentrepreneurism"
The historical birth of the Zentrepreneurism movement by it's founder, Allan Holender, The Zentrepreneurism mission is to change the way the world does business from one of power, corruption, and greed to one of purpose, passion and profits with integrity.


Zentrepreneurism 3.0- The Inner Game Of Conscious Business
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Abuse
"The people have spoken, we need to change the way the world does business! This new possibility of governments, business, global civil society coming together and co-creating something other than what we’ve co-created this far, which doesn’t seem to be working has inspired a serial entrepreneur to write a book.

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business    ethics    integrity    zen