Coaches Section

Trish Tonaj

As a Master Coach Practitioner, Trish supports entrepreneurs and enterprise leaders who believe in breaking barriers and creating a new definition for success. Trish’s clients “walk the walk and talk the talk” by setting goals and achieving results using practical tools. Her approach includes the SMART principle and Mechanics of FLOW2 and her clients achieve results by “keeping it real.” With a holistic approach to managing wealth and wellbeing; she is committed to the journey of navigating change while developing a new formula for success. Trish has a personal commitment to life-long learning and is Certified in Emotional Intelligence (EQ), holds a certificate in Mediation and Dispute Resolution from Harvard Law School - Negotiation Institute and B.A in Labour Studies/Communications. With a holistic approach to setting goals, she is a Certified Personal Trainer, Nutrition/Wellness Specialist and Certified Yoga Specialist. As an published author, she has two books A Diary of Change 12 Personal Tools and Breaking Barriers 10 Entrepreneurial Women Share Their Stories. She has also co-authored a e-magazine, W2 - Wealth and Wellbeing. She is also a regular contributor to the Thrive Global network and canfitpro magazine. Trish has been recognized by her peers through awards of achievement and with a passion for mentorship has a personal commitment to supporting other entrepreneurs. Trish is a painter, loves to travel and will readily admit that life is a work in progress. Find your passion, live with purpose and support your core values by successfully navigating the business of your business.

Sharon Gilmour-Glover

Sharon is Co-Founder of Light-Core, a company specializing in leadership, strategy and transformational change. She has unique skills as a business strategist leveraging research in human behaviour and organizational dynamics to help clients achieve results. With a Bachelor of Education and graduate work in both entrepreneurship and adult education, Sharon developed the content in the Mechanics of FLOW2 program. Sharon simplifies complex and seemingly impossible business problems with practical, easy-to-use tools that provide results. Sharon is passionate about the work, and as an experienced consultant, speaker and adult educator has spoken about change, transformation and how to generate results. She is the Chair of the GroYourBiz peer advisory board in Burlington, Ontario. Before co-founding Light-Core, Sharon taught environmental education and leadership and was a working singer/songwriter.

Mariano Manuel N. Cacho III

Nano spent his early career in the corporate world serving mostly in Corporate Planning specializing Business Development. In this capacity he successfully executed several corporate Strategic Business Unit start ups. In 1997 together with a fellow Asian Institute of Management classmate, he decided to go the entrepreneurial route starting his own business. Unfortunately this coincided with the worst financial crisis in the country’s history. On the bright side Nano learned the Art of Creative Fund Sourcing and Managing in extreme conditions. The business was a great success, the partnership was not. In 2003 Nano was appointed by the courts as a Rehabilitation Receiver tasked with turning around several distressed businesses. To date he has successfully Rehabilitated 6 companies and retired Php700 Million in debt. Nano has various interests such as Scuba Diving, Gunsmithing, Competitive Shooting, Classic Motorcycles and Creative Writing.

Ricky Joseph Sare

For more than a decade, Ricky has been harnessing the power of the human asset to help businesses achieve growth, efficiency, and scale through the process of outsourcing. A graduate of the prestigious University of the Philippines, Ricky used his degree in Economics to build a successful career in diverse industries such as finance, food retail, shipping, and technology before transitioning to life as an entrepreneur. In 2008, Ricky and a few partners opened an outsourcing company which handled campaigns from the United States, Australia, and Japan. He used the experience to open his own outsourcing company Benchmark Global Management Solutions in 2013. Benchmark has provided outsourcing services to more than 100 clients mostly from the United States, Australia, Romania, and the Philippines. When he’s not lifting companies above red, Ricky is a competitive Powerlifter who has represented the Philippines in numerous international tournaments.