Speaker: Eric Novak
Eric Novak is the Creator, Principal Contributor and Executive Editor of ENVIRODAD.COM.
He is also the President and founder of Modern Media Perspectives. In this role, he provides media consulting services related to public and media relations, marketing and communications. Eric is a consultant, video producer, TV host, writer and blogger.
Eric is a nationally recognized public speaker and has presented talks and seminars on topics that relate to his profession and his passions such as marketing, communications, social media and media relations. He has also been personally trained by both Al Gore and Dr. David Suzuki to deliver a version of the slide show presentation featured in the movie An Inconvenient Truth on behalf of Mr. Gore to Canadians. Since being first trained in 2008, Eric has presented to almost 20,000 Canadians in several provinces on the subject of Global Climate Change. He has spoken at such prestigious events such as a TEDx Conference and the inaugural #140 Conference Ontario. From 2009 until March, 2011 he was the author of the popular “Who’s Your Daddy” Blog which appears on Erica Ehm’s very successful Yummy Mummy Club website as he shared weekly with his international readership what it’s like to be a parent to 4 young children.
Eric has had many forays into television as well. He has been an occasional anchor of Live at 5 which airs on Channel 12 CHEX TV Durham. In addition he is the creator of The Novak Report special feature for Channel 12 and has created unique business features from coast to coast. Eric was also the host and co-producer of the television series Great Professional Stories which showcased great business stories across Ontario. Eric’s voice can also be heard on a number of radio commercials and corporate audio/video productions as well as “Voice on Hold” recordings in offices throughout the Province.
As a Video Producer, Eric and his production team have had the opportunity to work with a wide range of companies to help tell their stories through the use of high quality video. Their client list covers a wide range of sizes and specialties that include Sears, General Motors, The United Way, Big Brothers Big Sisters, The City of Elliot Lake, Ontario, The Town of Whitby, The Toronto Catholic District School Board, The Scarboro Golf Club and more. Some video samples can be found by visiting the companies You Tube Channel (MMPerspectives).
Eric and his wife Karen have 4 children and reside in Ajax, Ontario.