About Kevin Schafer

Kevin Schafer

Kevin Schafer is a Certified Career Strategist and Regional Co-Ambassador (Ottawa) with Career Professionals of Canada. Kevin is a professional who “invests himself” in his clients.Career Professionals of Canada - Regional Ambassador

♦ Has worked with close to 500 clients since 2005.

♦ Has provided a vast variety of career services over the years including resume development, interview preparation, career identification, job search, networking and leadership coaching.

♦ Has dealt with individuals from all sectors of industry including (but not limited to) government, high-tech, health care, law, manufacturing, arts, finance, education and hospitality.

♦ Has worked with all levels of business including executives, managers, new employees, senior employees, entrepreneurs and students.


Kevin’s own career has provided him with plenty of first-hand career transition experience, having worked in high-tech for 16 years as a Programmer, Trainer, System Administrator and Project Manager; then starting his own music agency for Canadian singers/musicians; and finally transitioning into Career Coaching in 2005.

He is a proud husband and father of three awesome teenagers. He enjoys playing most sports, most recently basketball. Kevin has coached (a recurring vocational and avocational theme) for almost every sports team that his kids have ever played. He’s a musician who has played piano/keyboards for several bands and music groups, and currently volunteers for Ottawa Innercity Ministries where he works with street-involved youth – teaching music, jamming and mentoring.

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“My professional and personal passion is in helping people to take positive action. Whether athletes, executives, students or business professionals, I thoroughly enjoy coaching individuals in moving them from ideas, to a plan, to action” – Kevin



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