The importance of team building,


"I start with the premise that the function of leadership is to produce
more leaders not more followers."

Ralph Nader



Forward Paddle team Serving Calgary Alberta


Founder and Principal


FORWARD PADDLE Ltd is the product of 25 years of observing, learning, facilitating courses and events, clubs and volunteer organizations.  Jacques Godin, a transplanted Acadian from northern New Brunswick is FORWARD PADDLE's founder and principal.


Jacques' ability to gather other passionate coaches, facilitators, story tellers, and practitioners provides FORWARD PADDLE's  clients an opportunity to learn alongside an eclectic pool of professionals.


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