Integral HR Solutions Canada
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(905) 846-3390 - Office (GTA)   (226) 784-1466 - Office (SWO) 


We have been using Anthony to help educate our leadership team on various aspects of HR for years, he has never disappointed. Anthony does a fantastic job of engaging his audience and getting people to participate in discussions.  He has a wealth of knowledge and expertise in all aspects of HR, he also has a unique ability to relay that information in a way that people are able to understand and learn from.  I HIGHLY recommend the services of Integral HR Solutions. 

Mike Miller - Vice President, US Operations Cole International

Anthony Folan and Integral HR Solutions has provided my companies with sound HR support and advice for over 10 years.  Anthony has provided guidance in Collective Agreement Negotiations, Company Policy Development and Mediation.  Integral HR Solutions is always my first call when we require HR advice. 

Angie Heskin - President, Weathertech Restoration

Anthony Folan of Integral HR Solutions has been a wealth of knowledge and information, and a go-to for us to ensure that we are meeting all legislated standards and legal requirements for our business.  His years of experience are absolutely invaluable, we can't thank him enough. 

Tara Duff - President, John Duff Limited

Anthony Folan of Integral HR Solutions is a true professional in the Human Resources world.  We have partnered with Anthony since 2013, we truly value his services.  Support has been provided for numerous projects including contract negotiations, mediations, and HR consulting services and advice.  Anthony and his company have always been there for us and have introduced solutions that include professional development seminars for our leadership teams. 

Rohinton Gatta - Chief Operating Officer, Ferrell Group of Companies

Anthony has been part of our team for more than a decade. He has done it all for us - supporting us on all HR matters, ensuring that we are compliant through guidance and training, assisting with recruiting, and coaching our leadership group through professional development sessions.  Any company would be fortunate to have Anthony on their team. 

Don Martin - General Manager, Brennan Industries

Having Integral HR Solutions as part of our senior management resource group has allowed us to turn challenges into success stories. If you ever have the opportunity to be engaged with one of Anthony's many course offerings, you will come away inspired and ready for just about anything the business world can throw at you.  A sincere thanks to Anthony for his hard work and dedication to make Lamsar a preferred employer among our competitors. 

Paul Healy - President, Lamsar Inc.

As as COO with global responsibilities, I rely on Anthony Folan to provide expert counsel in relation to human resources and labour relations.  Anthony has become a true partner to Frulact, he delivers exceptional levels of support and guidance to our leadership team in Portugal and to our Candian operations.  I learn from Anthony every time I interact with him.  

Rogério Silva - Chief Operating Officer, Frulact

Bristol Car and Truck Rentals has partnered with Integral HR Solutions for over three years.  During this time, Anthony Folan has been highly reliable and is always available for a phone call or email at any time.  Anthony has also attended and presented several seminars at our annual management conference.  Presentations address a variety of topics from professional development to resolving workplace conflict. Our employees are fully engaged when Anthony is presenting, he gets their full attention; his presentation skills are exceptional.  We have relied heavily on Anthony over the past year as we managed through the pandemic.  He has provided guidance, legislated updates and recommend policy changes per government regulations.  I strongly recommend Integral HR Solutions to any company big or small that requires assistance navigating through the HR waters.  

Dave McMahon - General Manager, Bristol Car and Truck Rentals

The Sarnia Lambton Industrial Alliance has invited Anthony Folan to address our members on a number of occasions.  Anthony presents in a way that is easily understood, he interacts effectively with his audience.  Integral HR Solutions provides sound advice and guidance in relation to Employment Standards and related Regulations.   I highly recommend Integral HR Solutions. 

Michael Farmer - Board Director, Sarnia Lambton Industrial Alliance

Anthony is very resourceful and professionall, we have had the pleasure of partnering with Integral HR Solutions on numerous occassions.  Anthony takes a personable and direct approach; he has been a tremendous help in all aspects of HR and Regulatory compliance requirements. Kudos to Anthony and his team, we can't thank them enough for the support provided. 

Khoa Tran - Director of Finance, dynaCERT Inc.

As a business owner and senior executive, I have worked with Anthony Folan on a number of projects and assignments. Although his primary mandate is typically human resources and labour relations, his vast experience in general business has allowed us to take advantage of his expanded skill-set through his active participation in other key functional areas within an organization.  Most importantly, Anthony's dedication to his clients and their stakeholders is beyond reproach.  His willingness to apply his superior knowledge to real business settings has resulted in many positive over many years. It is with the utmost confidence that I recommend Anthony to any organization searching for a Human Resources/Labour Relations expert with demonstrated skill, experience and the ability to deliver superior results. 

Doug Billyard - President, Drive Star Shuttle Systems

Anthony has been a huge support to our organization both before and throughout the COVID-19 pandemic.  Anthony continues to provide key legislative updates, is always willing to take a phone call, respond to an email, and make professional connections to help us succeed through this challenging time.  We have partnered with Anthony for a number of years to assist with employee training in relation to workplace safety, harassment and accesibility  compliance.  I highly recommend Anthony and Integral HR Solutions for assistance with organizational needs. 

Alison Lynde, CHRL - Director Operations, Human Resources Partner, Lynde Dermatology

In today's ever-changing landscape of human resources, Integral HR Solutions has provided Sarnia Golf and Curling Club the support necessary to navigate legislative compliance and implement industry best practice policies.  Their sound counsel allows us to proactively operate our business and present for our team members an environment of mutual respect and collaboration.  Furthermore, their guidance and practical consultation is delivered in a timely manner that allows us to effectively respond to any concerns that may arise.  The support provided has ranged from highly interactive educational sessions and neutral third-party investigations, to review and assistance with crucial internal employee documentation and communication.  As a large, active Club that believes in creating a healthy and safe workplace, Integral HR Solutions has become an invaluable partner within those efforts. 

Michael Hearse - General Manager, Sarnia Golf and Curling Club

We have been fortuante enough to work with Anthony on some very complex human resources and employee issues.  In addition to being extremely knowledgable, Anthony is also very pragmatic. His wealth of experience, calm demeanor, great organizational skills and strategic thinking abilites were tremendous assets to our organization.  Anthony is a pleasure to work with. 

Nick Salaris - Executive Director, Lambton County Developmental Services

We have partnered with Integral HR Solutions on many occasions over the past 5 years.  Whether it is coaching, recruitment or more delicate HR situations, Anthony's guidance has been priceless. 

Adrian Roelands - Co-Founder, Roelands Plant Farms Inc.

We have had the pleasure of working with Anthony Folan on a number of employee relations and leadership coaching projects over the years. His practical advice and straight forward communication is not only refreshing, it has always been 'right on the mark'.  Anthony has consistently provided highly engaging and thoughtful up-to-date information at cost effective rates.  Anthony is a truly skilled HR professional who adds exceptional value to our management team. 

Tim Vanderheide - COO, Electek Power

Anthony Folan has a rare combination of skills and competencies for a HR professional.  He is well in-tune with the people and process aspects of a business; as a result, he is able to provide excellent leadership on both fronts.  I have worked with Anthony on a number of critical initiatives and to date his advice has been well grounded and practical.  As we introduce organizational and cultural change within our manufacturing environment, Anthony is supporting us by facilitating a paradigm shift.  I am confident our initiatives will truly be succesful. 

Zack Velji P.Eng. - VP & General Manager, Senior Flexonics

Anthony is a true subject matter expert, he knows his trade with intimacy.  Anthony has helped transition our organization from a wandering ship to one with a defined mission.  Our HR function has transformed from haphazard to true enterprise level. Our General Manager has grown under his tutelage.  I'm indebted to my colleague who recommended Mr. Folan.



Dr. Gurjit Bajwa - Managing Partner, Urgent Care Centres

Anthony Folan brings tremendous vigour and enthusiasm to the advice and counsel that he has provided to our surgical practice. As employers of over 60 staff in three offices, our group of six specialists found it virtually impossible to stay abreast of the many changes that characterise the realm of HR today. Anthony has implemented a bottom-up reorganisation of all aspects of HR in our practice and remains available on a daily basis for any and all issues that require his intervention and guidance. This has allowed us to establish a professional ' best in class ' mechanism for dealing with both the day-to-day and the occasional contentious staff issues that inevitably will arise and carry on with the business of patient care, our primary focus. We would recommend Anthony to any busy health care professional.

Douglas J. Paterson - DDS, MD, FRCD(C) Oral Surgeon

I have been fortunate to partner with Anthony Folan of Integral HR Solutions through a significant and complex organizational change management initiative. His creative thinking and facilitative approach resulted in attaining our goal of successfully integrating critical HR practices with our strategic business plans.A highly effective leader with a solid business acumen, Anthony has established himself as an extremely competent HR practitioner. Displaying professionalism while providing sage advice allows him to build instant rapport and credibility with individuals at all levels within organizations. I take this opportunity to wish Anthony continued success with Integral HR Solutions.

John K. Gordon - Senior VP, Methanex (Retired)

Having worked with Anthony Folan now for more than a year on a wide range of issues, and planning to continue, I can wholeheartedly recommend his services. His depth of experience and breadth of knowledge at a very senior level is of exceptional value to business clients. Even more significant are his facilitation and negotiating skills. It is a rare executive who can relate to people at all levels of an organization and help create competent multi-level teams. It is even rarer to find someone who can inspire top management. I would characterize Anthony as motivating, informing, and, most importantly, highly effective. Having been in manufacturing for 48 years, I can honestly say that Anthony ranks with the best!

John B. Duffield P.Eng. - General Manager, Watford Roof Truss

Anthony Folan is a hand’s on HR specialist who is able to see the long term big picture for his clients. Anthony works closely with senior management to create individualized go forward plans that motivated employees thrive under, bringing new initiative and focus to assist management reach its goals. Anthony’s energy and willingness to do the heavy lifting has a direct impact on the people he works with and assists. Anthony’s knowledge of the relevant legislation together with his experience allows him to assist employers spot and solve problems before they occur in many instances. Over time as employment legal counsel since the early 80’s, I have witnessed Anthony’s ability to provide clients with cost effective solutions to employment problems that solves their employment management needs in many instances. I recommend Anthony to any employer seeking to manage their work force to avoid the traps that frequently present in our increasingly litigious environment.

Robert F. Tighe - Managing Director, Robert F. Tighe Barristers & Solicitors.

As General Manager of a fast-paced yet lean manufacturing organization, I count on Anthony Folan to provide counsel and guidance related to all matters pertaining to Ontario Employment Standards/HR legislative requirements. Anthony has become a valued business partner, providing sound advice and practical counsel to me and my management team. With a wealth of real world business experience, Anthony offers tremendous insight and guidance on the human resources management side of the business. I recommend Anthony to any professional organization, looking for affordable professional results.

Acey Kaspar - General Manager, ACAT Global / Emico

Anthony has become an invaluable resource for our management team. His assistance with policy creation, workplace investigations and staff training has been exceptional. We look forward to continuing to utilize Anthony's expertise in the years to come. I would highly recommend Anthony to anyone looking for an Executive Level HR Professional.

Kevin Goodhand CA, CPA - COO, Duststop Air Filters

Anthony has been a great help to ARENDAL. With his excellence in people skills, he has been instrumental in uncapping our energy and fostering the flow of ideas. Most important, he is very much ground oriented, thus the ideas and energy are transformed to practical, effective and doable actions for our company. He has been able to achieve the above despite the cultural differences realized when working in Mexico. Initially we called on Anthony to facilitate a Vision and Values session with our senior leadership team. Based on the outstanding results, we continue to count in him to provide support to the rest of the organization.

Jesus Garcia Pons - President, ARB ARENDAL, Mexico

"I have sought out the counsel of Anthony in the area of Human Resource Management for several years. Anthony has a wealth of experience and is a recognized expert in this field. He is a highly focused professional who is able to get to the heart of an issue quickly and provide value to organizations on both tactical and strategic Human Resource issues. Anthony is able to quickly build rapport with a team and gain the trust of any group. From this position he is able to provide open, honest and pertinent feedback to the leadership team that helps to materially improve the organization. From a coaching perspective, I have always found his advice to be both practical and sound, and would recommend Anthony and Integral HR Solutions to any organization looking for a professional approach in managing HR projects."

Peter Heysel P. Eng. - VP - Engineering & Manufacturing, Pan Oston Ltd.
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