Advisory Board

Advisory Board Members

Hope Bagozzi

Chief Marketing Officer
Tim Hortons

Hope Bagozzi is Marketing Officer of McDonald’s Canada, and is proud to have been with the brand for 14 years.  Over the years Hope has chaired and judged numerous awards, and sees them as an important way to motivate and recognize great Canadian talent. Bagozzi and McDonald’s Canada have been...more

David Bigioni

Brave Strategy

David is a results-focused Senior Marketing Executive, with strong Sales leadership experience, and a proven track record for driving extraordinary results. Recognized as a strategic leader and key contributor to the senior leadership team, with strong interpersonal skills and the ability to develop a compelling vision that mobilizes the organization....more

Alyssa Buetikofer

Chief Marketing Officer
McDonald's Canada

Throughout her career, Alyssa has earned a reputation as a strategic marketing visionary who is hyper-focused on business growth and always has the interests of guests top of mind. She is a courageous leader known for her ability to build strong relationships, influence through transparent and genuine communication, and

Tanbir Grover

Chief Marketing and Digital Officer
Pet Valu Canada

Tanbir Grover is the Vice President, eCommerce & Omnichannel  for Lowe's Canada. He joined Lowe's in the summer of 2012, to lead and establish as a comprehensive destination for home improvement products and inspiration. Prior to joining Lowe's, Tanbir was the Director of eCommerce at The Hudson's Bay Company...more

Andrea Limbardi

Chief Customer and Digital Officer

Andrea Limbardi is Chief Customer and Digital Officer at Indigo, Canada’s leading book and lifestyle retailer. She has over 25 years of retail experience spanning stores, merchandising, marketing, and digital. Andrea is responsible for leading Indigo’s digital transformation and brand evolution including the omni-channel digital product and design, e-Commerce sites,...more

Vanda Provato

Chief Marketing & Digital Officer

Vanda Provato is a brand transformation leader who has held leadership roles with premier retailers and brands. 

She is currently Chief Marketing and Digital Officer at the LCBO, leading the Marketing, Customer Experience and eCommerce teams as well as Food & Drink.

Before joining the LCBO, Vanda was Vice President, Marketing &...more

Eva Salem

SVP, Marketing & Brand
Canadian Tire

An innovative and entrepreneurial marketing executive with a proven track record for delivering award-winning creative and strong results, Eva Salem is the vice president of marketing for Canadian Tire Retail. Eva oversees the Canadian Tire marketing team, where she is responsible for brand building, creative ideation, and marketing initiatives for...more

Mark Tomblin

Thinking Unstuck

A UK native, Mark Tomblin worked for the majority of his advertising career in London - first in account management at some of the most renowned independent British agencies, such as Leagas Delaney, CDP and WCRS, before moving into senior strategy roles at Publicis and Y&R.

His final job in London...more