Michelle Micuda is the President of Staples Business Advantage Canada. Michelle’s focus is on growing the organization by providing an outstanding customer experience delivered by a cohesive team of engaged associates. Staples Business Advantage Canada provides product and service offerings including office supplies, facilities supplies (janitorial, safety, breakroom), technology, furniture and print/promotional to businesses across all sectors.
Michelle joined Staples Advantage in 2006 and most recently held the role of Vice President, Account Management & Lines of Business Sales, creating an integrated outside team selling organization to deliver solutions and drive growth across all our lines of business for all sizes of businesses across Canada. Previously, Michelle held a variety of leadership roles at the Vice President level including Account Management, Commercial Sales, Line of Business Sales, Inside Sales and Warehouse/Delivery Operations. She has been instrumental in inspiring teams, developing leaders, driving results and improving processes in each role she has held.
Prior to Staples, Michelle worked as the Chief Operating Officer of a start-up IT distribution company for 7 years. During her tenure, the organization expanded multi-nationally with offices in Canada, US, UK, Australia and China. Michelle also worked at TD Bank for 7 years in personal and commercial banking in the branch network and head office, as well as in Human Resources.
Michelle holds an MBA from Wilfrid Laurier University and an Honours Bachelor, Mathematics from University of Waterloo. She is also an alumna of Rotman’s Judy Project and Queen’s Workplace Mental Health Leadership Program. Michelle is currently on the Board of Directors of Ontario Great Lakes Goodwill Industries.
Michelle and her husband Tony are proud parents of three independent young women each pursuing their individual approach to work, education and life. Michelle enjoys traveling, hiking to waterfalls, playing golf and supporting her daughters.