GZ Mediation

Garnet Zimmerman is the sole proprietor of GZ mediation Inc. Together they have over 25 years experience in the art of negotiation, mediation, and labour relations consulting.

He has served clients in Vancouver, the lower mainland, and throughout BC, Albert, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, and Ontario.

GZ mediation practices from the surrey office, Garnet resides in surrey as well but travels to any part of Canada on behalf of his clients.

GZ mediation's success is well documented, and his ability to find solutions that both parties can agree to is unparalleled. He has an extraordinary ability to help his clients view things from the opposing parties' position in order to find a successful resolution. Mediation is being utilized more and more as companies and unions alike are moving away from arbitration in favor of having some control on the outcome.

With an unstable, unpredictable economy, GZ mediation has successfully negotiated many very tough bargaining agreements in aviation, food production, manufacturing, health care, public sector, and other various industries.

His exceptional record of obtaining agreement between the parties, without a labour dispute, speaks for itself.

GZ mediation's unique approach to labor relations consulting is innovative in that Garnet coaches his clients with options available but allows them to pick up the solution best fitted to their particular operation.

GZ mediation has joined the ascension group, now offering group benefit consulting and plan design as well as the management of employee pension and retirement plans.

GZ mediation can provide these services in the following areas: Surrey, Delta, Vancouver, Burnaby , New Westminister, Coquitlam, Port Coquitlam. Port Moody, Langley, and the rest of Canada.

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  • Vince Ready, Labour Arbitration and Mediation Services Ltd

    I have worked with Garnet for several years and have found him to be a competent and credible negotiator, always acting in a professional manner.
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  • Jennifer Kalmar, CFAU

    ...In 2001, he negotiated a merger Collective Agreement that brought the best wages, working conditions and benefits to our members to date.....I highly recommend Garnet if you are seeking a skilled negotiator that listens to his committee and respects their direction.....It is obvious that he is a skilled strategist who understands and thrives on the negotiation process.

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  • David Lynn, Sun-Rype

    ....it was clear that your combination of experience, patience and people skills made you the ideal person to negotiate on behalf of the company....the other members of the company bargaining team spoke very highly of your leadership, perseverance and ability to find creative solutions to bargaining challenges...

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