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

Matthew Poirier

VP, Federal Government Relations

Michael Zabaneh

Vice-President, Sustainability

John Graham

Director, Government Relations (Prairies)

Sebastian Prins

Director, Government Relations (Ontario)

Jim Cormier

Director, Government Relations (Atlantic)

Apraham Niziblian

Director, Government Relations and Public Affairs (Quebec)

Avery Bruenjes

Senior Manager, Government Relations and Regulatory Affairs

Kate Skipton

Senior Policy Analyst, Government Relations

Mélissa Parséghian

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

Alison Baxter

Senior Director, Nutrition and Social Responsibility

Harrison Brook

Manager, Sustainability

Tyreen Kapoor

Sustainability Coordinator


Kalie Belanger

Senior Coordinator, Membership

Michael LeBlanc

Senior Retail Advisor

Sheona Muir-Francis

Membership Representative


Jonathan Chini

Coordinator, Sponsorship


Michelle Ribout

Vice-President, Education & Partnerships

Stephanie Lear

Manager, Events

Karla Uscocovich

Events Assistant


Hamna Khan

Manager, Education

Communications and Marketing

Branka Stavric

Senior Director, Marketing & Communications

Devon Pool

Director, Marketing Technology and Content

Kate Shapcott

Senior Marketing Specialist and Content Designer

Pierre-Yves Thiran

Translator and copy editor

Administration and Finance

Peter Maniateas

Vice-President, Finance & Operations

Abdullah Saeed

Senior Manager, Technology Solutions

Susan Roche

Executive & Regional Office Coordinator

Aarchie Bhatnagar

Senior Coordinator, Accounting Services

Shirley Leung

HR Generalist

Elysa Adornato

Executive Assistant & Member Services

Mohsen Ghaffari

CRM Support Analyst