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As a pioneer in her industry and a leader in the business community, Sue is a sought-after digital marketing speaker and trainer whose witty, passionate and down-to-earth manner has propelled thousands of marketers, salespeople and business owners to embrace their online power, grow their networks, and drive leads.
Darnley Greson Jr is the founder of Darn IT Group. He is a keynote speaker on cybersecurity for small to medium business, and an advocate on cyber awareness. In his previous career, he has worked in various verticals; education, finance, medical, national security, and retail for over a decade. He has spoken for various institutions: The Globe and Mail, Ontario Chambers, and various professional organizations. When he is not fighting cyber crime, Darnley enjoys volunteering his time helping families protect themselves against cybercrime.
As a Newsletter Content Specialist and the founder of Kismet Digital, Antoinette helps entrepreneurs to grow their business by writing engaging Newsletters and Blogs. She also provides coaching for how to create effective Communications Strategies. Antoinette is a Certified Corporate Communications Specialist and Adult Educator with more than 15 years of experience as a Technology Instructor for professional services.
Joining the podcast industry in 2015, Jason Perrier dove into producing and started his own production company, Phizzy Studios. The studio provides podcast services ranging from production and editing to consulting to help get podcasts off the ground. His resume includes podcasts like The Feed with Amber Mac & Michael B, Moolala: Money Made Sense with Bruce Sellery, Psychobabble, Only In Toronto as well as Prosper from Advisors Edge among others.
I excel in championing the cause of business and am as committed as you to help you succeed, engage audiences, expand your customer base and win their loyalty. As your mission-driven Business Partner, I conceive and implement end-to-end marketing strategies that maintain brand consistency, maximize effectiveness, and meet measurable objectives. – Leading businesses to their intended destinations, with dedication to a collaborative approach. – Talent for mentoring highly-engaged entrepreneurs helping them to rise to their true potential. – Meticulous project manager, balancing multiple deadlines, while maintaining an organized, yet creative, approach. – Tactful in interpersonal communication and decision-making. – Flexible, versatile, poised and professional, with an ability to seamlessly reach common destinations. As Founder and CEO of Pro Marketer, I am Pro-Active, Pro-Business and Pro-YOU.
Louie Pateropoulos COO/Partner – DIT Web Solutions Inc. Louie is an out-of-the-box thinker, he began breaking the mould of traditional advertising 20 years ago – by inventing new marketing techniques to help companies, crash through the traditional marketing ceiling. The result was an explosion in sales leads which helped organizations achieve “number-one” status in the country. Louie consults with individuals and businesses on a daily basis, advising them on promotion and marketing solutions/techniques for their industry and products. His international based studies in Public Relations and Marketing, coupled with hands on experience as the domestic based partner of “On Target Research”, provide a panoramic perspective for organizations seeking growth.
Shellene is an experienced communicators who takes a fresh look and approach to corporate storytelling and strategic communications. With a deep knowledge of traditional communications, Shellene decided to launch Sweet Lime Communications in 2017, an agency that takes a crisp, clean look at words, social media, and how to help our clients use all facets of communication to reach their business goals.
Rob Ragusa Owner & Chief Public Officer – DIT Web Solutions Inc. Rob started DIT a number of years ago and is dedicated to the communications industry and helping organizations grow – utilizing traditional and digital marketing techniques. He has worked with both domestic and international clients providing them with valuable advise and expertise to help grow and expand their business’s. Rob developed DIT to produce the most engaging online experiences for all clients – using cutting edge technology to ensure that their online exposure is a solid one. He works closely with the DIT and team the client utilizing the latest technologies including proprietary products to create an out-of-this-world experience online. Rob alway strives to offer more than requested – ensuring a positive experience while focused on the growth and success.
Nancy Wilson is the Founder and CEO of the Canadian Women’s Chamber of Commerce (CanWCC), which launched in January 2018. CanWCC is a national, not-for-profit organization that advocates for the economic priorities of women-owned businesses. It is the first (and only) Chamber of Commerce in Canada that represents the unique and diverse voices of women-identified entrepreneurs and business owners. Nancy is a Chartered Professional Accountant (CPA, CGA) with over a decade of accounting experience in various corporate roles. She owns Novus Accounting, an accounting and business advisory firm specializing in women business owners and entrepreneurs.
Antoine Elhashem is a 31 year LGBTQ media and marketing expert, president of Inspired Media, publisher of The Pink Pages Director, PinkPlayMags and theBuzz and Host of the talk show “On the Couch”
Dr Teri Fisher is a Physician and Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver, Canada. He is an experienced TEDx and keynote speaker, educator, marketer, podcaster, and briefcaster who loves sharing his excitement and passion for artificial intelligence and voice-first technology. Dr. Fisher has a particular interest in the use of voice technology for marketing. He is the founder of Alexa in Canada, the leading Amazon Alexa resource for Canadians; and Briefcast.FM, the premier Flash Briefing network. Dr. Fisher is the host of the weekly “Alexa in Canada” Podcast and the daily "Voice in Canada" Flash Briefing, the #1 rated Amazon Alexa Briefing and News Skill in Canada, where he helps to facilitate voice-first technology literacy and helps others to discover how artificial intelligence and voice-first technology is revolutionizing our lives. He is also the host of “Voice First Health”, the leading podcast that highlights the rapidly expanding intersection of healthcare and voice-first technologies. He has been a featured guest on numerous technology podcasts and he is a frequently sought-after speaker about marketing, healthcare, and voice.
Heather M. O’Connor is an award-winning freelance writer, editor and author. Betting Game, her debut novel with Orca Books, was published in 2015. She also writes short stories, fantasy and historical fiction. Heather knows all about warming up a keeper. Three of her kids played keep for rep teams. In 2006, after 15 years on the sidelines, the devoted soccer mom bought some cleats and joined a team. She plays defence, like Jack. Her biggest thrill while writing Betting Game was touring the Toronto FC Training Ground. The busy mother of five (and grandmother of two) lives in Whitby, Ontario with her family and her goofy Vizsla, Otto.
Christian Karasiewicz is a consultant and public speaker on social media, Internet marketing, and technology. He is the founder of Social Chefs, a company providing social media marketing training to businesses. He is also the host of #SocialChatter, the Internet’s longest-running weekly live social media marketing talk show. With over thirteen years of experience across social media, e-commerce, search engine optimization (SEO), Internet marketing, and related technologies, Christian strives to help individuals and businesses create meaningful social media campaigns to connect and engage with their customers and keep those customers coming back. Christian has created social media campaigns and strategies for Fortune 500 companies, such as IBM, General Dynamics, Shop.com, government agencies, and more. He specializes in working with small- to medium-sized businesses across a variety of industries including online retailers, entrepreneurs, celebrities, musicians, athletes, defense contractors, news organizations, fashion designers, and jewelry artists.
MITCH SANKER Mitch Sanker is the creative director at Sanker Media; a local digital marketing company in Durham Region. Mitch helps businesses build their brand on the internet using proven strategies that generate more leads and increase revenue. Sanker Media helps small to medium sized companies build brand awareness, become an authority figure in their industry, and cultivate a community built on trust. Mitch is passionate about entrepreneurship and is an excellent partner to any business owner seeking innovative marketing strategies backed by a creative team that will execute.