2023 SMAs Co-Chairs

Fiona O’Brien

Director of Marketing Plant Based

Danone

Jacquie Ryan
Jacquie Ryan

CEO

Canadian Olympic Foundation

2023 SMAs Jury

Diana Brenchley

Diana Brenchley

Canada Lead, Frontline Marketing & Asset Partnerships
Coca-Cola

RJ Carlos

RJ Carlos

VP, Client & Business Development
Inventa Brand Experience

Shana Coppen

National Director, Fundraising Communications
Canadian Cancer Society

Scott Cunningham

Senior Manager, Partnerships
and Regional Brand
Rogers

George Dudas


George Dudas

Senior Director,
Global Partnerships
National Hockey League

Joann Fitzgerald

Joann Fitzgerald

Chief Marketing Officer Tourism Nova Scotia

Rishi_Gupta

Rishi Gupta

Head of Client Experience & Growth
trevor // peter

Justin Hasan

Justin Hasan

Vice President,
Sponsorship Consulting
MKTG Sports + Entertainment

Bianca Knop

Bianca Knop

Founder
Wildfire Experiential and Events

Kristina Koprivica

Kristina Koprivica

Vice President, Corporate Marketing & Strategy
Kruger Products

Nicolas Marullo

Nicolas Marullo

President & CEO
CINCO

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Garnet Nelson

Co-Founder &
Managing Director
Unite Partnerships Inc.

Heather Nobes

Heather Nobes

Sr. Director, Sponsorships & Marketing
Visa

Alan Palmer

Alan Palmer

Senior Vice-President
Wasserman

Pierre-Marc Paquet

Pierre-Marc Paquet

Owner
pmpaquet

Nithya

Nithya Ramachandran

President & CSO
T1

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Shawn Small

President
RISE Integrated Sports +Entertainment

Marla Spergel

Marla Spergel

Lecturer Sports Marketing
Toronto Metropolitan University

Andrew Stokes

Andrew Stokes

Senior Director,
Global Partnerships
MLSE

David Thomson - NFL Canada

David Thomson

VP Managing Director
NFL Canada

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Ann-Julie Tremblay

Director - Partnerships & Sponsorships
National Bank

Cary Weingust


Cary Weingust

Sr. Director, Partnerships & Business Development
Special Olympics Canada