As head of learning and collaboration at TELUS, Dan Pontefract is responsible for the overarching leadership, learning and collaboration strategy for the company. Pontefract and his team were recognized with two ASTD BEST Awards in 2009 and 2011. In 2010, Pontefract was acknowledged by CLO Magazine as a â€žVanguard Awardâ€Ÿ winner and is a two-time winner by the Corporate University Best in Class Awards of the â€žLeader of the Yearâ€Ÿ in both 2010 and 2011. In 2012, SkillSoft awarded Dan the â€žLearning Leader of the Yearâ€Ÿ for his ground breaking work at TELUS. You can reach Dan on Twitter or via his personal site.