Advisory Board Members

Cathy Collier


OMD Canada

As CEO of OMD Canada, Cathy ensures her teams craft communication solutions influenced by consumer behaviour. During her two-decade tenure at Cossette Media, she worked with clients such as Nike, Coca-Cola and Bell. Her leadership earned the agency three gold Media Lions and numerous other awards. While Cathy has an...Click here for more

Speaking at: Welcome and Opening Remarks

Dre Labre

Creative Director


During Dré Labre’s many years at agencies such as MacLaren McCann, Blast Radius, Tribal DDB, and now Rethink, he has built a reputation for understanding how to captivate and inspire, and why the idea must lead the technology. His work has earned him trophies and judging positions at Canadian and...Click here for more

Brooke Leland

Managing Partner Jungle Media

Jungle Media

As Connection Planning Director for Jungle Media, Brooke Leland examines the links between brands and consumer hearts to determine the best way to bring creative messages to life. After spending 11 years with ad agency Cossette where she managed clients such as Coca-Cola, Saturn/Saab, Visa, Nike, PlayStation and General Mills,...Click here for more

James Milward

Executive Producer & Founder

Secret Location

James Milward is the founder of the Emmy Award-winning interactive agency Secret Location, and a regular speaker on the merging worlds of digital advertising, interactive entertainment, and transmedia. In five years, James has grown Secret Location into a bustling agency and team of 30 with a reputation as one of...Click here for more

Steve Mykolyn



In the 11 years since Steve Mykolyn joined TAXI as Creative Director of Interactive and Design, he has focused on developing the agency’s integration model in anticipation of massive changes to the communications industry. Today, TAXI is recognized globally for its ability to seamlessly combine advertising, interactive and design...Click here for more

Speaking at: Welcome and Opening Remarks