Anton Holland — President and CEO

Anton HollandAnton joined NIVA in 1989 and became a full partner in 1995. He began his career as an environmental scientist in Toronto, quickly becoming a writer recognized for communicating scientific subject matter for diverse audiences.

Anton has been instrumental in NIVA's growth in the area of science communications, and is leading the company's strategy to become a leader in bridging complex science with the information needs of varied audiences. Anton heads NIVA’s science writing team and specializes in the areas of health, life sciences, and environment. He is also experienced in public consultation and regulatory guidelines.

Anton has a Bachelor of Science (Biology) from the University of Toronto. He is a member of the Society for Technical Communication (STC), the Canadian Science Writers' Association (CSWA), and the American Medical Writers' Association (AMWA).

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Peter Vasdi — Vice-President

Peter VasdiPeter is co-founder of NIVA and an active participant in the technical operations of the company.

Peter developed documentation standards for NIVA that became the basis for documentation standards used in numerous technology companies across Canada. He developed a series of automated project management tools that formed the basis of NIVA's proprietary DocuManage® solution. He also designed a number of trend-setting online repositories for the dissemination of technical information to specialist audiences.

Peter attended Royal Roads Military College (RRMC) and is a graduate in Applied Science and Engineering from the University of Toronto (Aeronautical). He is a long-standing member of the Association of Professional Engineers of Ontario (APEO).

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