SPEAKERS

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CHRIS ADAMS

CoFounder & CTO

gShift Labs

TOM ADAMS

Chief Digital Officer

FutureBrand Worldwide

SCOTT ALLISON

Vice President, Canadian Operations

Marriott Hotels & Resorts Canada

RICK ANTONSON

President & CEO

Tourism Vancouver

LARA BARLOW

General Manager/Country Manager

Travelzoo (Canada) Inc.

LESLEY BRABY

Manager, Brand Experiences / Gestionnaire, Expériences de la marque

Canadian Tourism Commission / Commission canadienne du tourisme

JIM BRODY

Senior International Sales Manager, Destination Marketing

TripAdvisor

NOEL BUCKLEY

President & CEO

Ottawa Tourism

JULIE CANNING

President & CEO

Banff Lake Louise Tourism

CHRISTOPHER CHONG

Vice President, Sales & Marketing

TripTelevision

DIANA CONCONI

Chief Communications Officer

Creative Initiatives

CASEY DAVY

Sales Manager - UK

RateTiger - eRevMax

ROGER DOW

President & CEO

U.S. Travel Association

JOHN DUNN

President

Dunn Consulting Services

CHRIS FAIR

President

Resonance Consultancy Limited

EDDIE FRIEL

President & CEO

EFA Tourism & City Marketing

EDWIN FRIZZELL

General Manager

Hilton Toronto Hotel

ANITA GAFFNEY

Administrative Director

Stratford Shakespeare Festival

JANET GATES

Canadian Sport Tourism Alliance

FRAN HOHOL

Principal

PKF Consulting Inc.

RICHARD INNES

President

Brain Trust Marketing & Communications

ROBERT KAWAMOTO

Regional Director of Sales

Tourism Toronto

DAVID KINCAID

President & CEO

LEVEL5 Strategic Brand Advisors

GREG KLASSEN

Senior Vice-President, Marketing Strategy and Communications

Canadian Tourism Commission / Commission canadienne du tourisme

TERRI MCCULLOCH

Executive Director

Bay of Fundy Tourism Partnership

MICHELE MCKENZIE

President

Canadian Tourism Commission

NOEL O'DEA

President

Target Marketing & Communications

ANGIE PFEIFER

Assistant Vice President, Corporate Meetings, Incentives and Travel

Investors Group Financial Services

CHRISTIAN ROBIN

Manager, Marketing & Sales

Canadian Museum for Human Rights

STEVE RHYS

Senior Vice President

Forrec

JACK ROBINSON

Chief Operating Officer

CN Tower

DAVID SEABROOK

Co-Founder

Harvest Jazz and Blues Festival

STEVE SORGE

CEO

Mobile Fringe

DIDIER SCAILLET

Chief Development Officer

Meeting Professionals International

BARRY SMITH

President & CEO

Metro Toronto Convention Centre

JANICE SOLOMON

Executive Director

Toronto Entertainment District Business Improvement Area

ROB TAYLOR

Executive Director

Canadian Festivals Coalition

VALERIE TAYLOR

Director of Marketing

Shaw Festival

DAVID THEXTON

Partner

Insignia Marketing Research Inc.

LYDIA ZORN

Partner

Insignia Marketing Research Inc.

A POWERHOUSE WEEK
FOR THE CANADIAN
TOURISM INDUSTRY


Interested in speaking?

This event will bring together individuals from a broad cross section of disciplines and professional associations. The primary objective of the conference is to provide a learning and networking forum for attendees from the Canadian hotel, resort and travel marketing industries.

If you, or someone you know, would be interested in participating as a speaker or a moderator, please submit a brief biography indicating the session you would be best qualified to contribute to. As members of a panel, our non-paid speakers draw from their own experiences to deliver an educational and informative presentation that is lively, objective, and non-commercial.

Please email your biography to:
Orie Berlasso,
Director | Big Picture Conferences Inc.
orieberlasso@bigpictureconferences.ca

If you have any questions about the event, please feel free to contact Orie at (416) 924-2002 ext 229.
Thank you for your interest.


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