The GTA "Reveal" of the most comprehensive report on Canadian ICT Sector success!
This year we celebrate the 22nd Anniversary of the Branham300 Reveal. It will provide the greatest clarity of what is working; and what isn't in the Canadian ICT Sector.
Who is keeping pace? Who is new to the scene, and who has (gainfully) departed?
Join us as Wayne Gudbranson, President and CEO of the Branham Group, reveals the changes in the industry over the past year as he takes us through the most trusted source of information on the Canadian Information Technology Industry, The Branham300 Report.
11:30am – 12:00pm Registration & Networking
12:00pm – 12:15pm Welcome
12:15pm - LUNCH
12:45pm- 2:00pm Keynote Speaker- Branham300 Reveal & Panel Discussion: Generating Revenue to Fund Growth through disruptive approaches.
LEIGH CHANG, Redline Communications
Vice President, Marketing and Business Development
Leigh Chang has over 20 years of experience in the data communications industry with expertise in high speed packet switching, video transmission, fiber optic and wireless communications systems. Leigh holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from the University of Manitoba and a Master of Business Administration from Schulich School of Business.
Michael Stephens, Terago
Vice President, Marketing
Michael has over 24 years of telecommunications experience including senior executive experience at Atria Networks, Group Telecom and AT&T Canada. Michael has wide ranging knowledge and expertise in telecommunications marketing and product development including development and launching of Internet services and broadband Ethernet services. He holds a MBA from Schulich School of Business, York University, and an Honours Bachelor's Degree in Applied Science, Electrical Engineering from the University of Waterloo.
John McKimm, SEB Inc.
Chief Executive Officer, President, Chief Information Officer
John McKimm sets corporate direction and business strategy, which includes the aggressive emphasis on growth through mergers and acquisitions. Fulfilling the role of lead visionary at SEB Inc., he is also active in day-to-day operational and sales and marketing activities of the enterprise and its subsidiary and affiliated companies. Mr. McKimm is a graduate of the University of New Brunswick with a Bachelor of Business Administration, and a graduate of the University of Western Ontario with a Masters of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Law. He has published extensively on select investment and financial restructuring topics.
Chris Carbone, Mindful Experience
Executive Vice President and Co-Founder
In his role as Executive Vice President and Co Founder, Chris is focused on leading the overall sales and growth strategy for Mindful Experience. Chris has had an accomplished sales career and held multiple executive roles including Chief Innovation Officer, and Global Vice President of Canadian Organizations. Chris is a graduate of Sheridan College where he obtained a degree in Sales & Marketing in 1998.
Chris Dippell - Moderator
Principal at Vellum Marketing
Chris brings a real-world business perspective into his well-honed sense of marketing and brand development. He understands how to create strategies that have measurable business impact and deliver insights that guide a company’s thinking, communications and behavior. Chris’ experience includes senior marketing roles with some of the best known B2B brands in Canada including KPMG, PwC, Sun Life Financial and Borden Ladner Gervais. Chris is a graduate of McMaster University where he obtained a Bachelor of Commerce degree with a specialization in Marketing in 1996.