These influential leaders, visionaries and passionate retail professionals discuss the most critical topics in the retail HR landscape.

Deb Craven


Longo Brothers Fruit Markets Inc.

Farheen Visram

Director, Talent & Training

Pet Valu

Celina Kerves

Regional Sales Manager

La Vie en Rose

Pina D’Intino

Principal Owner and Accessibility Consultant

Aequum Global Access Inc

Kris Siddiqi

Comedian, actor, writer

Robert Laufer

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Browns Shoes Inc.

Rochele Padiachy

Manager, Learning and Knowledge Solutions

Canadian Centre for Diversity and Inclusion

Sara Bib

HR Leader & Director

Bee Happy HR

Justin Lessard-Wajcer

Chief Executive Officer, Founder


Leigh Mitchell

Founder and Strategist

Bee Happy HR

John Mortimer


Canadian LabourWatch Association

Shelly M. Patel

Vice President

Canadian LabourWatch Association

Jackie Ross

Lead Recruiter and Founder

J Ross Retail Recruiters

Bay Ryley


Ryley Learning

Carlo Sicoli

Director, Business Development and Partnerships

Schulich ExecEd, Schulich School of Business, York University

Diane J. Brisbois

Diane J. Brisebois

President and CEO

Retail Council of Canada

Kevin Graff RCC

Kevin Graff


Graff Retail

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