About Me

To reach me, send me an e-mail at harperdw@telus.net

Mission statement and an overview of David Harper

Dynamic team leader and performance driven professional with an extraordinary blend of leadership, business, running profitable, complex projects and manufacturing industry knowledge. Recognized for keen ability to develop and implement component designs, increase profitability, market, promote and negotiate contracts. Ability to work in an integrated team environment to enhance strategic goals and bottom line objectives. Adept at identifying and quickly resolving critical issues, complemented by meticulous and creative product planning.

This WordPress site is a way for me to both archive and capture small successes. To say Thanks for each day. If I can write something that brings a tear to my eye, or a smile to my face, maybe someone else will relate.

David Harper Vision Statement

“Feeling healthy in a clean place with easy access to explore the outdoors and water. Eat healthy local fresh food. Where family and friends can easily engage, share, and have understanding conversations. Enjoy each day.”

Some of my deepest values: family, beauty, value added work, being part of a bigger goal, stimulating conversation, volunteering my time, leading, exploring, nice things, needed gear….

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator: April 2009 interpretive report, ESTJ. Extraversion, Sensing, Thinking, Judging.

From the report, “ESTJ’s are typically logical, analytical, and objectively critical. They like to organize projects and then act to get things done in a systematic, timely, and efficient manner”

For the 2010 season, David Harper is a Director at Large, licenced, medal winning steerer and power paddler for the Kelowna Dragon Boat Club and the Red Hot Chilli Paddlers Team. (web site link)


4 responses to this post.

  1. David,

    Great idea to blog this sort of stuff. The more you write the more will come out. Stick with the excavation process and amazing alignment will be the result. Nice work!



  2. Great blog Dave!
    May be I should revive mine after all 🙂
    See you on the water!


    • Posted by davidwharper on August 29, 2009 at 3:25 pm

      Yes Frithjof, see you on the water.

      You look great in the U Tube Videos that were shot last week.

      Great Marketing for Dragon Boating in General and to take the first step to give it a try in Kelowna.


  3. Posted by Holli Broomfield on July 16, 2010 at 12:10 pm

    Hi David

    Just wanted to say thanks for the mention on your blog. In my Sales class today we were talking about the effects of social media in business. We really appreciate your support and hope you get to enjoy a Fezziwig’s experience again soon.

    Holli 🙂 (Fezziwigs)


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