Sponsorship Marketing Awards select judges
The Toronto-based Sponsorship Marketing Council of Canada has selected a judging panel for the sixth annual Sponsorship Marketing Awards. The panel will be chaired by Dana Gladstone, vice-president and group account director at MacLaren Momentum. Other judges include Pascale Grignon, planning group director at Fusion Alliance Marketing, Jack Hewitt, marketing services vice-president at Kraft Canada, Dale Hooper, marketing vice-president at PepsiCo Beverages Canada, Peter King, senior director of sponsorship and events at Rogers Communications, Ian Malcolm, president of Desperado Marketing, Jamie Michaels, marketing director of CBC Media Sales & Marketing, Kim Smither, managing director of Octagon Canada, Dan Thompson, president of Canadian Tire Jumpstart Charities and Laurel Walzak, director of integrated sales and partnership marketing at NHL Enterprises. The winners will be announced at the council's annual conference on April 20.