MODERATORS

Jason Arbuck
Jason Arbuck
Partner
Cassels Brock & Blackwell LLP
Serge Primeau
Serge Primeau
Managing Partner
Urgo Hotels Canada
Phil Thompson
Phil Thompson
Transaction Advisor, Business Lawyer
Phil Thompson Professional Corporation
Cam Woof
Cam Woof
AVP, Hotels & Syndication
CWB Franchise Finance

PANELISTS

Ihsain Chahim
Ihsain Chahim
Vice president & Head of Corporate Financing, Ontario, Quebec and Atlantics
BDC
Roy Dias
Roy Dias
Senior Vice President & Head, Specialty Business Properties Financing, Media Finance & Equipment Leasing, Corporate Finance
BMO Financial Group
David Donaldson
David Donaldson
President
MasterBUILT Hotels
Stephanie Gadbois
Stephanie Gadbois
Managing Director
Big Picture Conferences
Randy Gaines
Randy Gaines
Senior Vice President of Operations and New Hotel Openings Americas
Hilton
Harley Gold
Harley Gold
Managing Director
Peakhill Capital
Emile Gourieux
Emile Gourieux
Sales Executive
STR
Bettina Graef-Parker
Bettina Graef-Parker
Managing Director Special Property Finance
Aareal Bank AG
Gunjan Kahlon
Gunjan Kahlon
Vice President
Wyndham Hotels & Resorts
Mark Kay B.A. (Hons)
Mark Kay B.A. (Hons)
Principal Broker, President
CFO Capital
Brian Leon
Brian Leon
Chief Executive Officer
Choice Hotels Canada
Alexis Levine
Alexis Levine
Partner
Blake Cassels & Graydon LLP
Ryan McRae
Ryan McRae
Senior Vice President - Business Development
Hotel Equities
Barbara Mech
Barbara Mech
Regional Vice President
Roynat Capital
Nicole Nguyen
Nicole Nguyen
Director
CBRE Hotels
Minaz Rahemtulla
Minaz Rahemtulla
Managing Director
LHM Canada Inc
Anil Taneja
Anil Taneja
Managing Director, North America
Palm Holdings
John Trivieri
John Trivieri
SVP & Chief Risk Officer
Meridian Credit Union

Interested in Speaking?

If you, or someone you know, would be interested in participating as a speaker or a moderator, please submit a brief biography indicating the session you would be best qualified to contribute to. As members of a panel, our non-paid speakers draw from their own experiences to deliver an educational and informative presentation that is lively, objective, and non-commercial.

For more information or to submit a biography, contact:

STEPHANIE GADBOIS
Managing Director | Big Picture Conferences 
(416) 924-6002