Rick Filipovic

Calgary, AB





Rick Filipovic has spent the last 30 years working in executive roles across a variety of industries, including heavy manufacturing, utilities, construction, energy, technology, finance, and healthcare. Not only is he an entrepreneur who has built several companies from scratch, but also an advisor to business owners, providing strategic guidance and support in areas such as leadership development, organizational change, and business growth.

Rick’s expertise in strategic thinking, change management, team building, conflict resolution, and emotional intelligence has made him the go-to person for leaders who want to unlock their full potential and become the best versions of themselves. He believes that every individual has the potential to achieve greatness, and he is committed to inspiring and empowering his peers to achieve their goals and drive continuous improvement. Rick’s career has been devoted to leadership development, utilizing practical tools and techniques with deep insights into human behavior and organizational dynamics to establish trust, enable healthy conflict, and drive accountability.

As a TEC Canada Chair, Rick brings a unique combination of experience, expertise, and empathy to every interaction. He understands the challenges and pressures that business leaders face and is committed to creating a supportive environment where they can share their experiences, learn from one another, and grow both personally and professionally. Rick’s why is – To Inspire Leaders to Reach Their Full Potential.

TEC Group Vision

To create a trusted and collaborative environment where members can support each other’s growth and success. My TEC group will strive to empower our members with the knowledge and resources required to overcome their challenges and make informed decisions that drive positive impact.


  • Professional musician
  • Endurance athlete (Marathons, Century Rides, Ironman Triathlon)