Previous Panelists/Speakers

    2020 Panelists:

    Ken Craig
    President
    Sussex Retirement Living

    Dr. Ken Gamble
    President
    Missionary Health Institute

    Austin Harrison
    Owner/Operator
    Chick-fil-A (Yorkdale Mall)

    Nathan Hodgson
    Manager, Business Development
    CO:CUBED

    Nancy Lalonde-Zaidi
    Director, Leadership and Employee Development
    Bank of Canada

    Abigail Leu
    Founder and President
    Accesso

    Randall Linton
    General Manager
    Interior Care

    Dr. John McCormick
    Psychiatrist
    Private Practice

    Patrick O'Driscoll
    CEO
    Corby Spirit and Wine Ltd.

    Lois Warren
    Co-Executive Director
    Global Leaders Network

    Robb Warren
    Co-Executive Director
    Global Leaders Network

    Terri Williams
    Facilitator
    Dare to Lead
    Brene Brown Education and Research Group

    Kathleen Wilson
    Coordinator, Policy and Process
    Arbor Memorial Inc.

    2019 Speakers:

    Alexandra Lee
    Managing Director
    BMO Bank of Montreal

    Carol Radford-Grant
    City Archivist
    City of Toronto Archives

    Donald E. Simmonds
    Chairman and CEO
    The Blyth Group

    Lyle Stein
    Managing Director
    Vestcap Investment Management

    2018:

    Sick Leave

    2017 Speakers:

    Sarah Bell
    Owner
    Bobbette and Belle

    Allyson Bobbitt
    Owner
    Bobbette and Belle

    Kathleen Butterfield
    Partner
    Fasken Martineau

    Rebecca Chan
    Owner and Lead Planner
    Rebecca Chan Weddings & Events

    Darrin Henein
    Design Lead
    Shopify

    David Hutchinson
    CEO
    Hutchinson Group Inc.

    Brian McAuley
    Senior Sales Executive
    Salesforce

    Phaby Utomo
    Executive Director
    UBS

    Ed Wilson
    Executive Director
    International Justice Mission Canada

    2016 Speakers:

    Elle Ayoubzadeh
    Founder, CEO and Creative Director
    Zvelle

    Chantal Desloges
    Senior Partner
    Desloges Law Group

    Tania Leil-O'Brien
    Head of Global Marketing & Communications, Tax
    KPMG

    Shannon Macdonald
    Chief Inclusion Officer
    Deloitte.

    Gordon Mackay
    Partner
    Mackay Wong

    Ryan Michel
    CEO
    Allstate Insurance Company of Canada

    Greg Paul
    Founder
    Sanctuary

    Vance Sider
    Head of Tax
    Thomson Reuters

    2015 Speakers:

    Geoff Bagg
    President and CEO
    The Bagg Group

    Thomas S. Caldwell, C.M.
    Founder and Chairman
    Caldwell Securities Ltd.

    Stacey Campbell
    Executive Director and CEO
    Prison Fellowship Canada

    Marina Glogovac
    CEO
    CanadaHelps

    Bruce McCuaig
    President and CEO
    Metrolinx

    Peter Murphy
    Partner
    Dentons Canada LLP

    Cathie Ostapchuk
    Principal
    Ostapchuk Consulting Group

    Dr. Maryska Taylor
    Co-Founder and Naturopathic Doctor
    Clinic Intrinsic

    2014 Speakers:

    Andy Bannister
    Canadian Director
    RZIM Canada

    Jane Eisbrenner
    President and CEO
    Junior Achievement

    Penny Hicks
    Publisher
    Macleans

    Adrian Miedema
    Partner
    Dentons Canada LLP

    Gary Nelson
    President
    Tyndale University

    Sonja M. Salmon
    Founder and Chair
    Ebby Rane

    Jonathan Wellum
    CEO
    RockLinc Investment Partners Inc.

    Michael Williams
    COO
    HSBC Canada

    2013 Speakers:

    Akua Carmichael
    Barrister and Solicitor
    Akua Carmichael

    Houston Cheng
    Consulting Actuary and Senior Manger
    KPMG

    Lorna Dueck
    Executive Producer
    Context with Lorna Dueck

    Lisa Ferguson
    Principal
    Lisa Ferguson Interior Design

    David Lees
    Partner
    Mills & Mills LLP

    Donna Santos
    Principal Photographer & Video Producer
    Donna Santos Studio

    Andrew VanderPloeg
    VP, Communications
    Radiant & Bark Communications

    Karen Willson
    Partner
    KCI (Ketchum Canada Inc.)

    2012 Speakers:

    Peter Dickens
    Executive Director, Open Learning Centre
    Tyndale University

    Neil Hetherington
    CEO
    Habitat for Humanity Toronto

    Alan Kearns
    Managing Partner & Founder
    CareerJoy

    Bruce McAlpine
    President
    Fulcrum Search Science

    Matt Miles
    AVP, Strategic Alliances and Inside Sales - Group Retirement Solutions (GRS)
    Manulife

    Carla Wood
    Founder, Speaker, & Strategist
    ALL Strategy