Our team is proud to support and represent small, mid and large Canadian retailers. We work across Canada from offices in Vancouver, Winnipeg, Toronto, Ottawa, Montreal and Halifax.

Karl Littler

Senior Vice-President, Public Affairs

Government Relations

Karl Littler

Senior Vice-President, Public Affairs

Jim Cormier

Director, Government Relations (Atlantic)

John Graham

Director, Government Relations (Prairies)

Sebastian Prins

Director, Government Relations (Ontario)

Mélissa Parseghian

Director, Public and Government Affairs – Food & Partnerships (Quebec)

Kate Skipton

Senior Policy Analyst, Government Relations

Avery Bruenjes

Senior Manager, Government Relations and Regulatory Affairs

Michael Zabaneh

Vice-President, Sustainability

Kelsey Morden

Senior Manager, Sustainability Programs

Apraham Niziblian

Director, Government Relations and Public Affairs (Quebec)


Michael LeBlanc

Senior Retail Advisor

Jodi White

Manager, Member Services

Kalie Belanger

Membership Representative


Mary Beth Carter

Director, Sponsorship

Nikita Patel

Senior Manager, Member & Sponsor Relations


Michelle Ribout

Vice-President, Education & Partnerships

Stephanie Lear

Manager, Events

Francine Codirenzi

Specialist, Events


Marcie Wenn

Manager, Education

Communications and Marketing

Branka Stavric

Senior Director, Marketing & Communications

Marty Thompson

Website Manager

Kate Shapcott

Website & Marketing Coordinator

Pierre-Yves Thiran

Translator and copy editor

Emanuela Lolli

Director, Communications and Events (Quebec)

Administration and Finance

Peter Maniateas

Vice-President, Finance & Operations

Aarchie Bhatnagar

Senior Coordinator, Accounting Services

Susan Roche

Executive & Regional Office Coordinator

Abdullah Saeed

Senior Manager, Technology Solutions

Shirley Leung

HR Generalist

Valérie Guille

Assistant to the president and Member Services (Quebec)

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