Speakers


Todd Allen

VP Marketing

Labatt Breweries of Canada

Todd Allen is Vice President, Marketing for Labatt Breweries of Canada. Allen is responsible for the Labatt portfolio of brands, from its biggest, Budweiser, to Canada’s top import, Corona.  Budweiser’s Red Light has become a powerful symbol of hockey’s greatest moments: goals. Now in its fifth year, the Budweiser Red...more

Speaking at: Labatt: Moving at the speed of pop-culture


David Bigioni

Chief Commercial Officer

Canopy Growth

David Bigioni is an award-winning brand builder and senior business leader who consistently delivers extraordinary results. Bigioni is currently Chief Marketing Officer for Canopy Growth Corporation, the world's leading diversified cannabis company. Bigioni is admired for his ability to inspire teams with his openness to innovative ideas and entrepreneurial mindset - combining his creativity and...more

Speaking at: Cannabis: one year later…


Dipanjan Chatterjee

Vice President and Principal Analyst

Forrester Research

Dipanjan Chatterjee is a Vice President and Principal Analyst at Forrester Research where he leads the branding practice. He writes about brand experiences that are fueled by the customer of the future, who is both defining and being defined by ever-expanding technology frontiers. Prior to Forrester, Chatterjee was a Senior...more

Speaking at: One or the other: How society rethinking gender will force brands to rethink marketing


Saisangeeth Daswani

Head of Advisory – Fashion, Beauty & APAC

Stylus Media Group

Saisangeeth Daswani has experience translating future trends and applying them as business solutions in marketing, retail, product and design strategies. She has worked across fashion, luxury and branding in the US, Asia and Australia. At Stylus, Daswani heads-up the bespoke research and insight arm (Advisory) for clients operating within fashion, beauty...more

Speaking at: The future consumer


Anne Donohoe

CMO

MEC

Anne Donohoe joined MEC as Chief Marketing Officer in January 2013 and is responsible for marketing, brand, communications, E-commerce, and MEC All Out – MEC’s community program. Donohoe supports the ongoing evolution of the iconic MEC brand, extending MEC's unique retail offering to a growing number of members and inspiring...more

Speaking at: MEC: Turning missteps into brand love


Matthew Kohler

VP, Marketing

Clorox Company of Canada

Matt Kohler is Vice President, Marketing at the Clorox Company of Canada.  He oversees all Canadian marketing activity for the company.

With its corporate mission of “making everyday life better, every day,” Clorox products can be found in 88% of Canadian homes.  In addition to its namesake bleach, Clorox sells market-leading...more

Speaking at: Clorox: How to align your portfolio with CSR


Thomas Newitt

Senior Director of Marketing, Brand Communications, A&W Canada

A&W Food Services of Canada Inc

Tom Newitt is Senior Director Brand Communications for A&W Foods Services of Canada Inc.

Newitt joined A&W in 2012 as it began a new strategy and Tom has led the Marketing and Communications team in repositioning the brand successfully as the leader in great tasting natural food for burger lovers in...more

Speaking at: A&W: Staying relevant in a chaotic market


Jackie Poriadjian-Asch

CMO & Chief Revenue Officer

Ecobee

Speaking at: CMO interview: The impactful tenure


Axel Schwan

Global Chief Marketing Officer

Tim Hortons

Having grown up in a family of restauranteurs, Axel Schwan has always been dedicated to delivering an excellent guest experience and making guests happy. Today, this passion drives him to craft one-of-a-kind creative that keeps guests hungry for the latest news and products from Tim Hortons.

Before moving to Canada to...more

Speaking at: CMO interview: The impactful tenure