Horizon Leader Group (HLG) is thrilled to announce that Sarah Wells, a Canadian Olympian and entrepreneur, and Gary Moss, an entertainment industry executive, have joined HLG’s Team.
Sarah competed as an Olympic hurdler, representing Canada at the London 2012 Olympics. Today, she is a Keynote Speaker and the Founder of The Leadership Launch, a program that helps entrepreneurs productize their experience to build service-based businesses. Alongside that, Sarah gives back to the community through her youth organization The Believe Initiative, teaching young people the importance of being resilient and the power of self-belief in your goals.
Sarah will serve as a HLG mentor and strategic advisor, and has an exciting set of skills and experiences to bring to the HLG community.
Sarah commented, “I am excited to be part of the HLG platform that helps elite athletes access mentors and gain other incredible resources. Having seen the impact mentorship had on my own transition out of sport, I am excited to help other athletes leverage their brand and help them facilitate an easier transition to the next chapter of their lives.”
Gary brings his 35 years of executive, operational and financial experiences in the technology, media and entertainment industries to HLG. He has a history of building start-ups, turnarounds, and in driving growth and profitability for both private and public companies. Gary’s broad-based skills include business development, strategic planning and execution, sales, marketing, finance, operations and HR. His C-suite roles include leading Yangaroo Inc., COO at IMAX, a Live Nation Artists, the successor to Concert Productions International, EMI Music Canada and Sega of Canada.
A sports enthusiast, Gary will serve as HLG advisory consultant.
“It’s an honour to be part of the HLG team of world-class leaders, all game-changers in their own right, and I’m excited to be able to make contributions to take this innovative business to the next level, as a global player, “said Gary.
Horizon Leadership Group is a first-of-its-kind Leadership Development Agency for both world-class athletes (and their stakeholders) and executives in the Business of Sports.
“From the locker room to the boardroom, Sarah and Gary bring diverse sports and entertainment experiences. I know both will make invaluable contributions as we assist forward-thinking athletes and executives that aspire to unlock their full potential in sport, business and life”, commented Horizon Leader Group Partner Joe Jackman.