As the national director of human resources at DIALOG, Tania Oppedisano manages the design firms’ diverse culture across Canada. In addition to culture development and mentorship, Oppedisano works to identify business strategies and relevant metrics to ensure retention and success rates remain strong in DIALOG’ studios in Toronto, Calgary, Edmonton, and Vancouver. The company has been named a Top 100 Employer in Canada several times and Oppedisano has been instrumental in its growth and success. DIALOG is a fully integrated, multi-disciplinary design firm, with a focus on architecture, engineering, interior design, urban planning design and landscape architecture. They most recently opened an office in San Francisco.
Oppedisano is actively involved in the community, having been a key contributor to the company’s support of the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH), The United Way, Jane’s Walk, and a variety of other community and charity initiatives. She holds Masters in human resources and BA in sociology from York University, and a certification in human resource management from Humber College.