Canada's only marketing conference developed exclusively for the nonprofit and public sectors - May 30-31, 2017 at the Shaw Centre, Ottawa

Advisory Committee 2017

Paul Dombowsky

Paul Dombowsky

Consumer Insights Manager, The Canadian Real Estate Association

Paul Dombowsky is the Consumer Insights Manager at The Canadian Real Estate Association. Focused on digital measurement and consumer insights relating to the home buying journey in Canada, Paul also leads the program to develop a 360 degree view of the over 100k REALTOR® members across Canada. Prior to CREA, Paul successfully launched and sold an Ottawa based start-up, Ideavibes, where they …Read more
Diane Duford

Diane Duford

Director, Marketing and Advertising, Public Affairs and Stakeholder Relations Branch, Employment and Social Development Canada

Stephen Faul

Stephen Faul

President and CEO, Frontier College

Stephen Faul joined Frontier College as President in July 2016. Previously, Stephen worked as Vice President of Imagine Canada where he spearheaded a campaign to create a new conversation with Canadians about the value and contribution of the charitable sector. He has also held senior positions at Toronto’s Second Harvest, a unique fresh-food recovery organization, and Operation Eyesight, a …Read more
Chantal Jacob

Chantal Jacob

Acting Manager, Marketing and Creative Services, Public Services and Procurement Canada

Alex Jasperse

Alex Jasperse

Senior Communications Advisor, Governance and Engagement, Public Services and Procurement Canada

Interested in making government relevant to Canadians, Alex has been a public sector marketer since 2007. Working at the intersection of advertising, social media, and the web, he most recently spent the last two years developing dozens of training courses and guidance tools, supporting hundreds of federal marketers and informing millions in campaign spending. Alex has also contributed to …Read more
Josef Jurkovic

Josef Jurkovic

Managing Director, Centre for Excellence in Communications

Josef Jurkovic is the Managing Director of the Centre for Excellence in Communications or CEC. He has over 35 years of public and private sector experience across diverse areas of internal and external communications, public consultations, branding and marketing. Mr. Jurkovic is a frequent conference speaker on internal communications, employee engagement and on public sector branding and …Read more
Karen Kavanaugh

Karen Kavanaugh

MBA, Coordinator/Professor, Advertising and Marketing Communications Management, Algonquin College, School of Media and Design

May-Jun McGrath

May-Jun McGrath

Marketing Specialist, Instant Pot

Passionate about digital media and data analytics, May-Jun has been working with metrics to optimize organic and paid digital growth.  She has 10 years in multi-media working with the private and not-for-profit sectors and has been described as a multi-media “Swiss army knife”. Her accomplishments include exponential organic growth on social media platforms for the Alzheimer Society of …Read more
Louise Rousseau

Louise Rousseau

Communications Manager, Payment Products and Services Directorate, Public Services and Procurement Canada

Louise Rousseau has worked in Marketing and Communications in the Government of Canada for over 30 years. Louise started her career at the Canada Broadcasting Corporation and then worked at the House of Commons producing television shows with Members of Parliament. Louise worked at the Department of National Defence where she created the Canadian Forces Parliamentary Program for which she …Read more