Dan Kaniuk

Dan KaniukChief Executive Officer, Responsive Group Inc.

As Chief Executive Officer (CEO), Dan leads the senior executive team and has oversight of two (2) of Responsive Group’s business units, Responsive Management Inc., and Lifetimes Living Inc. His responsibilities include the organization’s strategic direction, governance, acquisitions and integration, operating performance, innovation and development. His career has been built upon transparency, trust, and leading with purpose and commitment. With over thirty years experience in the seniors’ care sector, Dan has a consistent track record of creating a culture of commitment to excellence, compassion, and “doing the right thing” for the clients and stakeholders to whom we are responsible. Promoting astute, proactive, innovative and ethical leaders is a critical cornerstone of his leadership priorities.

Before arriving at Responsive Group, Dan was the Senior Vice President of Long Term Care for one of Canada’s largest providers, having responsibility for 75 long term and multi-level seniors’ care communities across Canada. During his earlier tenure, he co-led the development of twenty (20) new LTC communities as Senior Director of Development.

Dan is a past Board Chair of the Ontario Long Term Care Association (OLTCA), having served on the Board and various Committees for many years. He is a long-time member of the Canadian Association for Long Term Care (CALTC.

Dan graduated from the University of Toronto with an Honours B.Sc. and has completed Executive programs at the Queen’s School of Business and the Ivey School of Business, University of Western Ontario. Music has always figured large in Dan’s life, both as a performer (drums, guitar, vocalist) and as an avid guitar collector, and still enjoys performing from time to time. He enjoys spending time with his family, which includes four grandchildren, entertaining friends and family, traveling, undertaking home improvements, and occasionally cycling and golf.