Speakers

These influential leaders, world-renowned visionaries, and passionate entrepreneurs will discuss the most critical topics affecting retail today.

Susan O’Brien

Chief Brand & Customer Officer

Canadian Tire Corporation, Limited

Santo Ligotti

VP of Member Services and Marketing

Retail Council of Canada

Joanna Griffiths

Founder and CEO

Knix

Dianne Buckner

Host

CBC’s Dragons’ Den

Timothy Schnare

Regional Sales Manager Central Canada

Cradlepoint

Steve Cunningham

Senior Director Retail Sales

Scandit

Jacquelyn Kankam

Senior Director of Sustainability & Social Impact

DECIEM

Duncan Fulton

Chief Corporate Officer

Restaurant Brands International

Rosie Pouzar

Chief Operating Officer

Sephora Canada

Gillian Stein

CEO

Henry's

Rocky Ozaki

Founder

NoW of Work Inc. and the NoW-Academy

Dr. Randall Huffman

Chief Food Safety and Sustainability Officer

Maple Leaf Foods

Ira Kalish

Chief Global Economist

Deloitte

Salma Dhanani (She/Her)

Senior Manager, Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging

Sephora Canada

Dr. Sylvain Charlebois

Professor of Food Distribution and Policy

Dalhousie University

Dr. Hadiya Roderique

Diversity and Inclusion Advocate, Journalist, Lawyer

Kate Ancketill

CEO and founder

GDR Creative Intelligence

Andrea Limbardi

Chief Digital Officer

Indigo

Catherine Laporte

Vice President, Marketing

Lowe’s Canada

Bobby Sahni

Partner & Co-founder

Ethnicity Matters

Ali Asaria

CEO

Tulip

Erin Young

Chief Marketing & Merchandising Officer

McKesson Canada Corporation

Clint Mahlman

President & COO

London Drugs Limited

Liz Wilson

Head of Customer Fulfillment

IKEA Canada

Patricia Baker

Director, Retail

Scotia Capital Inc.

Paco Underhill

Founder and former CEO

Envirosell

Torri Gunn

Industry Manager for Retail

Meta

Carmen Ip

Communications and Operations Manager

LUSH Cosmetics North America

Sachin Arora

Divisional Vice President, Marketing Strategy + Insights

The Bay

Vicki Bradley

Founder and CEO

Vicki Bradley & Company and WIL Empowered

Joe Solly

Partner and National Lead, Climate & Sustainability

Deloitte

Melissa Wong

CEO & Co-Founder

Zipline

Eric Morris

Managing Director and Head of Retail

Google Canada

Colleen Martin

Chief Revenue Officer

Caddle

Michael Scida

Director, Retail Business Development

Environics Analytics

Sean McCormick

Head of Growth Strategy

Spendscape

Christian Bourque

Executive Vice-President, Leger

Leger

Marc Kadonoff

Vice-President

Sweets from the Earth

Kostya Polyakov

Kostya Polyakov

National Industry Leader for Consumer and Retail Practice

KPMG Canada

Mark Petrie

Executive Director, Retail & Consumer Research

CIBC Capital Markets

Lindsay Patrick

Head of Strategic Initiatives and ESG

RBC Capital Markets

Mijune Pak

Excellence in Retailing Awards & 29th Canadian Grand Prix New Product Awards Host

Judge for Top Chef Canada and Iron Chef Canada, Founder of FollowMeFoodie.com

Kevin Graff

President

Graff Retail

Michael E. LeBlanc

Founder & President

M.E. LeBlanc & Company Inc.

Diane J. Brisebois

President & CEO

Retail Council of Canada

Interested in speaking at STORE 2022?

 

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