Core Principles We Live By
Peter Avalon Northstar was born in Aarhus, Denmark in 1979. Originally educated in History of Ideas with a focus on Religion, Philosophy, Social and Political Science before leaving his academic career and stating his adventure as an entrepreneur. He is a Certified NLP Practitioner.
He lives in Toronto, Canada, and travles between Toronto and Copenhagen.
Educated in History of Ideas, studying Religion, Philosophy, Social and Political Science with that dream of working for the Danish Security and Intelligence Service (PET) as a counter terrorist analyst. Peter has always been an entrepreneur by heart so when his dreams of working for PET did not come true, he started perusing his passion for entrepreneurship and started his first business in 2001 teaching martial arts and self-defence in Aarhus, Denmark.
In 2009 Peter opened the first Crossfit Box in his home town of Aarhus, Denmark called Aarhus Crossfit the box became an instant success and quickly became the biggest Crossfit gym in the city. Peter moved to Toronto in 2010 and continued working with local gyms in Toronto, helping them increase their sales revenue, marketing and leadership qualities.
In 2019 Peter created Northstar Leadership Center. He created Northstar Leadership Center because he saw the need to change the current landscape of Leadership, where leaders have titles but don’t embody being a leader, they are great managers who hold the title of a leader. He felt called to teach people how to tap into their source code of Leadership and BE leaders from inside out. Live what you lead.
“If more people learn to be leaders in their personal lives, we can change the world and create an amazing future.”
Peter was part of the leadership team behind Mindvally Toronto helping them growing their international brand in Toronto.
Peter is also a board member of The Toronto Entrepreneurs Of Passion and Purpose (TEPP) which purpose is to support local entrepreneurs and start-ups in Toronto.
Peter offers leadership mentoring to C-suite and companies who understand that the future needs of a leader are changing and that it will be a more network based system in the future. Employees want to feel as they are part of something bigger where their work matters and they are contributing to the company and the world.
Peter has done business consulting for start-ups and small to midsize companies in Toronto and Denmark for the past 5 years utilizing his Vision Guide system with great success to help innovate and grow their companies.
Peter continues learning from the best in the world like Brendon Burchard, Grant Gardone, Garrett J. White, Tony Robbins, Robin Sharma, Peter Sage, Rich Litvin, Philip Mckernan and more.