Awards: Canada's Marketing Hall of Legends
The Toronto chapter of the American Marketing Association has announced its 2016 list of inductees into its Canada's Marketing Hall of Legends. The initiative is intended to recognize Canadians who have achieved excellence in the field of marketing over the duration of their careers.
The inductees this year include: Arthur Fleischmann, president and co-founder of John St.; Arkadi Kuhlmann, founder of ING Direct Canada; Richard Peddie, former president and CEO of Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment and former CEO of the Toronto Raptors; and Bob Peter, former president and CEO of the LCBO and former president of The Bay.
"AMA-Toronto is proud and honored to name these four outstanding individuals to Canada's Marketing Hall of Legends," said Tania Stadnik, president of the chapter. "Original thinkers, brilliant strategists and industrious leaders, they have each earned their place as legends whose remarkable work through the years has produced unforgettable success stories."