Team Competencies

  • Dispute Resolution & Advanced Dispute Resolution Experts
  • Members with the Canadian Association of Registered Professional Trainers
  • Multiple Certificates from Canadian Standards Association in OH&S topics.
  • Members with Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals (CRSP)
  • Members with Association of Canadian Management Professionals
  • Certified Trainers by MOL in Working at Heights
  • Certified Trainers in First Aid & CPR
  • Emergency Response and Crisis Scene Management Experts
  • Privileged Critical and Fatal Injury Forensic Investigation Experts
  • Networking connections to top Legal and Paralegal
  • Providing Expert OH&S Advice since 1989

Senior Management Team

ROGER W. TICKNER, CRSP, Paralegal, CMP, RPT

President

In Full time safety since 1981, Roger Tickner got his start running safety programs in the chemical industry in 1976. He’s the Past Chairman of the Board of Canadian Registered Safety Professionals and has served on Industry boards and associations for 38 years. He oversees day to day operations, safety systems development and handles all critical, fatal and emergency scenario’s as a team leader. His meticulous attention to details and facts is widely known throughout the industry.


JOHN KELLY, RPTDirector of Operations

John is a highly respected safety and training expert. (Registered Professional Trainer - RPT) He has been with Tickner for 15 years and is the day to day leader of field staff. He is a Certified First Aid and CPR Instructor, Working at Heights Instructor and also teaches our highly sought-after Supervisor's Competency Course. John’s a solutions oriented professional and clients rely on his expertise every day. John is now a key contributor on the future directions of the corporation and decision maker for staffing.


George Papadakos, CRSP, B.A, RPTDIRECTOR OF STRATEGIC DEVELOPMENT

George Papadakos currently serves as the Director of Strategic Development. George is a graduate of Michigan State University with a degree in Business. George is a Canadian Registered Safety Professional (CRSP), a Canadian Registered Training Professional (RPT) George is involved in day to day aspects of our accident prevention mandates and is a key member of our critical / fatal investigations team acting as a lead investigator and gatekeeper. George also delivers certified training in Working at Heights and First Aid / CPR.


George Christopoulos, B.A. Eng.Director of Communications

George Christopoulos is a York University graduate with an English Major and is currently Director of Communications at Tickner. He started his career as a Toronto Sun reporter covering crime and municipal affairs. He later became a senior member of the Toronto Police Service’s communications team, and then Press Secretary for Toronto Mayor Rob Ford. George is an expert in brand protection and critical corporate communications. George also heads our lobby group with the City of Toronto for key clients. He is a key member of our Critical Emergency Response Team in charge of media control. His expertise has been tested and is a proven asset to our clients.