Christy Pettit is Chief Executive Officer and co-founder of Pollinate Networks Inc.
Christy is a leader in pioneering new approaches and best practices for knowledge transfer and organizational effectiveness in companies worldwide. She is an expert on mentorship program development, the creation of knowledge ecosystems, and knowledge transfer measurement.
For 25 years, she has created strategies that make a lasting difference within organizations across a wide range of sectors, including food and agriculture, finance, manufacturing, not-for-profit, social services, post-secondary education, health care, and government. She has supported billion-dollar clients through transformation, and led initiatives to increase employee engagement and success while decreasing overall costs.
Christy started her career as an organizational development consultant at a large hospital group in 1994. She was an Executive Vice President responsible for the consulting and measurement division at global training and development organization Eagle’s Flight for more than a decade.
In 2008, Christy co-founded ODScore, a consultancy with an elite team of transformation specialists, performance measurement experts, industrial and organizational psychologists, and business strategists.
She relaunched the company in 2019 as Pollinate Networks Inc., a cloud-based platform for knowledge transfer and mentorship programs and services.
Christy’s career has been shaped by her quest to understand how people grow professionally. Among her accomplishments is the creation of the Knowledge Transfer Index (KTI), a personality assessment that has been used for more than a decade in companies worldwide. She also developed a proprietary, algorithm-based mentorship matching technology that is the foundation of Pollinate Mentorship Programs. It has been honed through multi-year programs in corporations and associations worldwide to deliver remarkable accuracy in pairing individuals and cohorts for successful learning and development outcomes.
Christy’s education includes a Bachelor of Arts degree in English and History from the University of Toronto, with an accredited year of study at the University of Sydney, Australia. She also holds a Graduate Diploma in Management and a Masters in Business Administration from Athabasca University’s Centre for Innovative Management.
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