Dr. Gail Levitt is president of Levitt Communications Inc. in Toronto, Ontario. Gail is an influential communications specialist with extensive experience in the workplace and as an independent contractor developing business and technical professionals to apply collaboration and negotiation strategies and techniques successfully. Her clients and learning partners include: Schulich Executive Education Centre, Schulich School of Business, York University;Executive Education, UBC Sauder School of Business. Gail is the author of Team Planning for Project Managers and Business Analysts and numerous articles on influence. She is a member of the American Society of Poets, a researcher and writer on Mark Twain , and enjoys art, music, and hiking with her dog, Einstein.