Resume

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Vancouver, BC, Canada

ABOUT

With a passion for human nature, I’ve spent the last 15 years studying personal development, and have worked in the Human Resources field for the past 10 years. I want to dedicate my life to sharing what I’ve learned while inspiring others through my writing and art. I am currently available for part-time Recruiting & Human Resources consulting.

 

EXPERIENCE

SELF-EMPLOYED | April 2014 – Present | Vancouver, BC

  • I write, illustrate and publish books. I also offer self-publishing coaching and workshops.
  • I’m a Human Resources Consultant and Recruiter – specializing in the film/vfx/animation industries.
  • I am a certified Tarot Card Reader.
  • Visit www.piaedberg.com for more info.

PEOPLE & CULTURE PARTNER (CONSULTANT) | DestinationOne Consulting Inc. | August 2017 – Present | Vancouver, BC
As one of Vancouver’s leading recruitment agencies, DestinationOne places suitable manpower ranges from start- ups to fortune 500 companies.

  • In partnership with the CEO, overseeing HR Management for DestinationOne including HR processes, making sure company is legally compliant, benefits, recruitment, on boarding, terminations, employee relations, leadership coaching & projects as needed.

INSTRUCTOR/MENTOR/CAREER COACH | Think Tank Training Centre | August 2017 – Present | North Vancouver, BC
Think Tank Training is one of the premier animation schools in Canada specializing in video game design, 3D animation, and visual effects education.

  • Life Skills Classes for film/animation/visual effects students – Mindfulness & Journaling, Working in a Film Studio, & Communication

HR RECRUITER | Goldtooth Creative Agency | September 2016 – Present | Vancouver, BC
A boutique studio in the lush and beautiful Vancouver, Canada.

  • Working closely with the owner and producers, overseeing HR Recruitment for Goldtooth, including sourcing candidates, interviewing, screening, and onboarding.
  • Managing various HR processes and projects as needed.

PEOPLE & CULTURE MANAGER (HR) | Eight Solutions Inc. | March 2015 – June 2016 | Vancouver, BC
Eight Solutions Inc. (formerly Gener8 Digital Media Corp.) is a media technology company experienced in combining art and science to deliver solutions in high growth industries.

  • Overseeing HR Management for Eight Solutions, parent company of Cumul8 (big data visualization) and Reelhouse (online film distribution)
  • All HR responsibilities including benefits, payroll, recruitment, on boarding, terminations, employee relations, leadership coaching & projects as needed
  • Company communications
  • Community management, project management, & social media management

COMMUNITY MANAGERReelhouse Media Ltd. | August 2015 – March 2016 | Vancouver, BC
Reelhouse is an online video community that provides filmmakers complete control to self-distribute content directly to their viewers.

  • Social Media Marketing
  • Filmmaker Relations
  • Community Management

INSTRUCTOR/MENTOR/CAREER COACH | Vancouver Film School | May 2014 – August 2015 | Vancouver, BC
Vancouver Film School is a private entertainment arts school in Vancouver, BC

  • Teaching students about social media, personal branding and job search for the entrepreneurial artist
  • Curriculum development & career coaching

INSTRUCTOR/MENTOR/CAREER COACH | Think Tank Training Centre | April 2014 – April 2015 | Vancouver, BC
Think Tank Training is one of the premier animation schools in Canada specializing in video game design, 3D animation, and visual effects education.

  • Teaching students interview skills, putting together strong demo reels, creative feedback

HR DIRECTOR | Gener8 Digital Media Corp. | December 2014 – March 2015 | Vancouver, BC
Gener8 is a technology company providing solutions to the entertainment industry in 3D film conversion with their unique stereoscopic technologies.

  • Supported over 200 staff and managed the Recruiter and HR Coordinator
  • Duties in managing organizational structure, leadership and employee relations issues

CREW MANAGER | Gener8 Digital Media Corp. | May 2014 – December 2014 | Vancouver, BC
Gener8 is a technology company providing solutions to the entertainment industry in 3D film conversion with their unique stereoscopic technologies.

  • Supported artist community by providing coaching, communication and training assistance.
  • Fostered artist engagement and motivation
  • Contract administration, company communications, leadership coaching, managing artist feedback, career development, performance appraisals
  • Worked closely with supervisors and production for best artist practices
  • Scheduled lunch and learn/training workshops
  • Led production staffing meetings

HR GENERALIST | Bron Studios | January 2014 – March 2014 | Vancouver, BC
Bron Studios Inc. is focused on the development and production of original live-action and animated motion pictures and series television.

  • Human Resources Generalist responsibilities
  • Employee relations, leadership coaching, performance reviews, recruitment, new hire orientations, terminations, exit interviews, outplacement, training & development, policy creation, HRIS, university relations, employee engagement surveys, company events, streamlining HR processes

HR GENERALIST | Pixar Canada | September 2010 – November 2013 | Vancouver, BC
Pixar Canada was a wholly owned subsidiary of Pixar Animation Studios, tasked to produce short films based on Pixar’s feature film characters.

  • Human Resources Generalist responsibilities
  • Benefits, payroll, immigration, HRIS, employee relations, absence tracking, recruitment, new hire orientations, terminations/exit interviews, university relations
  • Health & wellness, PR duties, event planning, training & development, managing various HR projects as needed, experienced closing down a film studio

HR COORDINATOR | SAP | July 2008 – September 2010 | Vancouver, BC
SAP is a German multinational software corporation that makes enterprise software to manage business operations and customer relations.

  • HRIS: Data management, payroll auditing, creating training documentation for SAP software, distributing termination packages, HRdirect advisor (point of contact for employee inquiries for North America)
  • Employee Engagement: Team building and company events team leader, SAP Diversity Champion Lead for Vancouver office

HR ASSISTANT (HRIS) | Business Objects | October 2007 – July 2008 | Vancouver, BC
BusinessObjects was an enterprise software company, specializing in business intelligence. BusinessObjects was acquired by SAP in 2007.

  • Human Resources Data Management on the HRIS team
  • PeopleSoft, SAP & IPP systems for employee record keeping for over 40,000 employees
  • HR auditing, updating employee files, employment verifications

 

EDUCATION

Business Mastery, Best Mindset Groups
Make Your Mark, 2017-2018

Tarot Certification, The Intuitive Journey with Tarot
The Oracle, 2016

Advanced Book Marketing Bootcamp
Self-Publishing School, 2016

Certificate, Social Media Marketing
Northwestern University, 2016

Social Media & Content Marketing
The University of British Columbia, 2014

EQ-I 2.0/EQ360 Certification/EQ for Leadership
EITC Inc., 2013

Certified Human Resources Professional (CHRP)
Canadian Council of Human Resources, 2012

Human Resources Management
British Columbia Institute of Technology, 2011

MBTI, Myers-Briggs Certification
Psychometrics, 2010

Certificate, Peer Counselling
The University of British Columbia, 2010

Bachelor of Arts Degree, Psychology
Simon Fraser University, Graduated 2008

 

INTERESTS

Writing, Drawing, Music & Film, Personal development, Health & nutrition, Entrepreneurship, Antiques, Spirituality