Star-Ting Incorporated's Team

Senior team of dedicated professionals providing corporate and government advisory services in business, data, risk and security management above the standards of excellence for real-world solutions.


LOREEN M. SHERMAN, MBA, CPP<sup>®</sup> CMC, CRM (Candidate) – Director and CEO

Founded Star-Ting in 2007 as a sole proprietor, Mrs. Sherman federally incorporated the extra-provincial corporation on October 7, 2009. As Director and CEO, she is accountable for the overall governance and leadership of Star-Ting Incorporated’s six functional areas of business involving strategy, marketing, finance, human resources, technology and operations.

Enrolled in the Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) degree program. Earned Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from the University of Phoenix, (2009). Successfully completed a BA Geography undergraduate degree from the School of Geography Geology re-named Geography and Earth Sciences, McMaster University (2005).

Issued by ASIS International (ASIS), the Certified Protection Professional (CPP®) designation as Board certified in security management. Globally recognized as attaining the gold standard of excellence for security management professionals with demonstrable proof of knowledge and management skills in seven key domains of security possessing substantial experience and tested competence (2019).

Author and inventor of a patent pending, PROCESS TO INTEGRATE QUANTIFIED QUALITATIVE DATA INTO ANALYTICS, No. 3,025,302 (Nov 2018).

Recognized by Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS) representing more than 3,500 entities, as one of the first wave of professionals to earn the only accredited status in the world risk management certification as RIMS Certified Risk Management Professional (RIMS-CRMP) demonstrating all risk competencies, American National Standards Institute (ANSI). Compliant with ISO 31000:2018, (2018).

Recognized by authorities in over 58 countries that compromise the International Council of Management Consulting Institutes (ICMCI) with the global credential mark by earning the highest professional standard in management consulting as a Certified Management Consultant (CMC). Compliant with ISO 20700 2017, (2015). Fostering excellence and integrity in the management consulting profession and delivering ethical standards with professional competency is uppermost in her work ethics.

Keynote and Panel Speaker: Co-Keynote March 27, 2018 in Silicon Valley with the event’s sponsor, David Bradford, Co-founder, Chief Strategy Officer and Director of Strategic Partnership Development for Advisen Ltd. at the Silicon Valley Insurance Accelerator (SVIA) InsurTech Fusion 2018 Enterprise Risk, San Francisco, USA. Panel speaker at the 2018 National Privacy and Data Governance Congress (PACC-CCAP) on March 6-8, 2018 at the Carriage House Inn, Calgary, AB.

Sherman connected face-to-face with CYBF entrepreneurs, mentors and business champions from across Canada by sharing advice, experiences and resources to help businesses grow as a certified sage mentor with FuturePreneur (formerly Canadian Youth Business Foundation) (2010-2014).

Recognized by the Apollo Education Group as certified faculty for Meritus University upon the successful completion of the intensive faculty training program that ensued in inclusion in the Council vote and involvement in Academic Affairs. Loreen Sherman educated national and international business students from Canada, England, Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Naivasha Kenya, British Virgin Islands, South Africa, United Kingdom and the United States of America reflecting a diverse population on six faculty assignments (10-week courses) in an online eLearning environment. Six faculty assignments and contracts were successfully completed: MGT/1131 BBAG0Q1V42 Organizational Behavior; MGT/1130 BBAH0T0464 Management Concepts; MGT/1130 BBAG0QYC80 Management Concepts; MGT/1131 BBAB0QE386 Organizational Behavior; MGT/1131 BBAAOMTN60 Organizational Behavior; and MGT/1130 BBAH0LMAK8 Management Concepts (2010-2011).

Multiple bestselling Kindle Author for business, communication and leadership books: “The Book on Business Skills for Today”; “The Book on Leadership Skills for Today”, available on Amazon (2010-2011).

Her multi-industry experience extends over 35 years, starting in banking where she balanced Bank of Montreal’s cash book. Then as a Director for a residential and commercial security company managing 200+ accounts that as owner she sold (1992-2007).

Successful fulfilment of multiple industry contracts including Imperial Oil Resources where she digitalized administrative forms from field personnel and mitigated data information systems in IMPACT a proprietary SAP system by assisting Imperial’s Decision Unit Managers across B.C. A.B. SASK, and NWT resulted in the successful implementation of live global communications system (2007-2008).

Active in community: ASIS International; Canadian Energy Executive Association (CEEA); Canadian Heavy Oil Association (CHOA) former Chair Communications and External Relations; CMC-Canada; Leadership Impact Group (LIG); Privacy & Access Council of Canada (PACC-CCAP); Risk and Insurance Management Society (RIMS).

Former memberships: Calgary Petroleum Club; Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists (CSPG); Canadian Society of Exploration Geophysicists (CSEG); Canadian Well Logging Society (CWLS); Modern Miracle Network (MMN); Petroleum History Society (PHS) former Secretary for the Board; Supply Chain Management Association (SCMA) Giving Back Task Force and Editorial Board sub-committee for the Flagship-Supply Chain Canada publication; and the United Conservative Party (UCP) as former Mackay Nose Hill VP Policy where she was instrumental in submissions for the new constitution.

Mrs. Sherman proudly presents her team providing security, engineering expertise and support as follows …

PAUL SHERMAN, CD. – Operations Chief

PAUL W. SHERMAN, CD, C-Tech – General Manager

As Operations Chief for Star-Ting Incorporated (STI), Paul brings 43 years of industry and military experience in the Communications and Electronics Branch to the table. He is co-founder and key benefactor of the corporation and provides a judicious understanding of quality and value to clients and employees alike. He believes if a job is worth doing, it is worth doing right and lives by that principle.

Paul has strength in leadership and working with teams. He was promoted to the rank of Master Warrant Officer in the Canadian Forces while serving on bases and stations across Canada and in the Middle East between 1972 and 1997. He served in technical capacities on communications, research and training units across Canada on both Air and Army units in increasingly responsible positions culminating with the position of Technical Maintenance Chief at a western Canadian Supplementary Radio System station. In this role, he was responsible for all communications equipment maintenance on the station as well as representative to the National Technical Conference on maintenance policy, practices, responsibilities and future direction for the System.

Paul retired from the Canadian Forces School of Communications and Electronics in 1997 where he managed a large team of instructors developing and instructing office automation software.

He joined Computing Devices Canada in 1998, subsequently General Dynamics Mission System – Canada, where he was extensively involved in the development, product and system level design proving, verification and validation of the IRIS System, a state-of-the-art communications system and subsequent upgrades and enhancements. He was intimately involved in the delivery of this advanced communication system to the Canadian Army serving as technical and test coordinator for two major fielding hubs between 1999 and 2003. He has provided similar support to a several national and international programs entered into by General Dynamics Mission Systems – Canada.

Paul is well versed on requirements development, verification, validation and management and provides a keen insight into the development and test of the RESP-ROI® methodology and Responsible Risk Management® tool.

WAYNE OLSON, P.Eng. – Chief Engineer

Wayne Olson, P.Eng. – Chief Engineer

Director and President of Expert Allocation Services Inc, Wayne joins Star-Ting Incorporated’s team as Chief Engineer in the development and deployment of RESPONSIBLE RISK MANAGEMENT®. Wayne is a Chemical Engineer with 37+ years of business experience in the Canadian and international O&G industry. Wayne specializes in Field Data Capture (FDC); Production Accounting (PA) support; product allocation methodology design, development and implementation; regulatory compliance and reporting support; joint venture auditing; measurement compliance and auditing; operations business support; and design, development and support for the software applications utilized by various clients in the PA and FDC areas. Wayne is registered with APEGA as a professional engineer.

Wayne successfully completed projects on budget and on-time for oil and gas operators (upstream and midstream) including: Canbriam Energy Inc., Crew Energy Inc., Arriva Energy Inc. (now Petrus Resources Ltd.), Phoenix Canada Upstream (Canadian division of CNPC), ConocoPhillips Canada, Scollard Energy Inc., Exoro Energy Inc., UGR Blair Creek Ltd., AltaGas Ltd., Bonavista Energy Corporation, Terra Energy Corp., Tourmaline Oil Corp., Murphy Oil Company Limited, and Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNRL) and most recently for Elite International and Woodside Energy Ltd. in the international industry as well as numerous other companies.

Achieving the successful execution of internal and/or joint venture audits included applying Wayne’s expertise and knowledge of measurement, product allocations, and product pricing. Other projects entailed support and development of new gas plant facilities during the regulatory application process with the BC OGC to ensure compliance with the regulations for proper allocations and measurement. In some cases, these applications were for cross border deliveries between BC and Alberta. Other projects entailed the development and execution of Liquid-Gas-Ratio (LGR) testing program. Wayne was instrumental in testing programs and supplying project reports to ensure compliance and communication goals were met. Several projects delivered risk-based analysis for financials, budgeting and decision support for technical deferments for the clients.

Wayne is a member of the following industry organizations:

  • Canadian Association of Petroleum Production Accountants (CAPPA)
  • Petroleum Accountants Society of Canada (PASC)
  • Gas Processing Association Canada (GPAC)
  • Petroleum Joint Venture Association (PJVA)
  • Industry Measurement Group (IMG)