|Linda founded Access Career Solutions Inc., in 2000, Three years later launched Temporary Measures and in 2012 added Ford Executive to her suite of businesses.
AccessHR Info is the Human Resource consulting arm providing Outplacement and Human Resource Outsourced services.
Success of the organizations are attributed to setting high standards for customer service and developing strong internal Staffing Teams dedicated to working with clients to help them attract and retain great talent as well as maintain good Human Resource practices.
With over 28 years in the Staffing and HR industry Linda has literally matched thousands of candidates with careers. "Making the right match is the best reward" Ford says.
Linda is a Past President off the Brampton Board of Trade. She was Vice-Chair of the Brampton Outstanding Business Achievement Awards Committee for nine years, a Member of the BBOT Policy and Government Relations Committee, sits on The Ladies on the Links Golf Committee, was an Ambassador for the City of Brampton in the inaugural year of the program, a member of Citizens for a Great City, Chair of The Business Development Committee and was instrumental in the "Save our Hospital.ca" campaign.
Linda is member and Past President of (BPW Brampton) Business and Professional Women's Association. Prior to taking on the President role of BPW Brampton, Linda also assisted in areas of Membership and other leadership roles within the organization.
Linda sat on the Planning Committee of Brampton Safe City Association for a number of years, and the Corporate Development Committee for the Brampton and Area Community Foundation.
Linda participated on the Premier Awards Committee, ACCC, and ACAATO awards for Sheridan College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning. In 2008 Linda was inducted as a Sheridan Business Hall of Fame recipient.
She has also been a long standing member of the Human Resources Professional Association of Ontario and the HRPAP (Peel) Chapter.
In 2005, 2007 and 2008 Linda was awarded the Community Contribution and Involvement Award by peers in The Staffing Industry.
Linda currently sits as an appointed member on the Advisory Committee for Small Business and Entrepreneurship. The Advisory Committee on Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ACSBE) is a private sector committee created to provide the government with advice on how to further improve business access to Federal programs and information.
Participating within "community" is very important to Linda. She believes that it is very important to actively work towards building a positive social and economic environment that is going to contribute to the overall success of her companies and the enrichment of the cities where she works and lives.