Derek is a management consultant at Summit Management Service and a professor for the School of Business, Loyalist College Belleville. Dirk has worked in a variety of management settings and capacities that include positions as:
- Director of Canadian Operations
- National Marketing, Sales Services and Logistics Manager
- Reserve Officer in the Canadian Armed Forces, serving as an Officer Commanding Operations, Training Support and Development.
Dirk is a graduate of Queen’s University (Organizational Behaviour); the Schulich School of Business at York University (Executive Sales, Marketing and Operations Management); Boston Institute of Finance, Boston University (attaining CMFS designation); and the Canadian Professional Logistics Institute (attaining the P.Log [Professional Logistician] designation).