Meet the Noomii Team
We're a small team of dedicated individuals driven to help you find the perfect coach and we want you to know all about us.
Kurt Shuster CEO & Co-Founder
Kurt has over 12 years of business experience across a wide range of roles and industries, including software development, consulting, and professional coaching. Drawing on his experiences since cofounding Noomii in 2007, he also coaches executives and entrepreneurs, focusing on high-tech and early-stage startup companies. He holds a psychology degree from the University of Victoria, a computer science degree from Queen's University, and and MBA from Cambridge University. He recently received a Master of Applied Positive Psychology (MAPP) from the University of Pennsylvania.
Stephan Wiedner COO, Co-Founder, & Head Coach
Stephan co-founded Noomii is 2007, bringing to the table a mixed set of skills and experience including business, technology, and coaching. Stephan is a graduate of the University of British Columbia Bachelor of Commerce program, having specialized in information systems. He acquired his coach training in 2006 from the CTI, the world's largest coach training school. In addition to his career, educational, and entrepreneurial pursuits, Stephan is a dedicated husband and father of two beautiful children.
Amy Bastow Client Support Manager
Amy is Noomii's Client Support Manager and resident coach matching expert. In addition to being the friendly voice you hear when you call, her job is to find the perfect coach for each client. Amy graduated from Carleton University with a Bachelor of Arts with a double major in English and Film Studies. After graduating, she studied at Helen Lefleaux School of Fashion Design and received a diploma in Design and Illustration. Amy began her career at Max Mara as a Fashion Merchandiser and was quickly promoted to assistant manager, which enabled her to exercise her client relations skills. She soon realized that helping clients was what brought her the most joy, so she made the move into a client management position at an IT company.
Emmy Clutchey Front-End Web Developer
Emmy began working at Noomii in 2014 as the front-end web developer. She has always had a passion for working with visuals, so after graduating from the New Media Design and Web Development program at the British Columbia Institute of Technology, she became interested in a web development and design career, which she now is enjoying very much. In her free time, Emmy loves to work on digital art.
Kristen Moran Writer, Editor, Community Manager
Kristen is the editor and community manager at Noomii.com and the Noomii Career Blog. Kristen's desire to ask questions and share information with others led her to pursue journalism. While she has pursued various avenues in her field, it was her love of self-improvement and zest for life that made Noomii the perfect fit. Connect with Kristen through Twitter.
Renato Toth Software Engineer
Renato started work at Noomii in the begining of 2016 as a Software Engineer. He has a Bachelor in Computer Science from the Federal University of Sao Carlos. He is very passionate about clean code and software development, and believes that it is more than just engineering work: it is a form of art. Currently, he is focused on web technologies such as Ruby on Rails, but he has previous experience with Android, Java, Lean and Agile processes, and user experience.
We are always looking for new, smart, and creative people to join our team. Check this out: jobs page.