Event Sponsors

Thursday, March 21st, The Advertising Club of Toronto is proud to present its first annual Student Day at the Daniels Spectrum building.

After years of providing bursaries, advertising awards, and speaking engagements for Canadian schools, the AdClub of Toronto is proud to present our 1st Student Day! This will be a unique opportunity for students to network and participate in industry keynotes, roundtable discussions, job fair booths and a resume building station.


10am – 11:30pm - Registration, Lunch Box Pickup, Networking, Fair Booths, Resume Station

11:30 – 11:45 – Opening Remarks

Ian MacDonald - Education Director, Ad Club of Toronto

Frank Aballini – President, Ad Club of Toronto

Yasmine Da Silva – Vice President, Ad Club of Toronto

Daniel Mak - Master of Ceremonies

11:45 – 12:45 – Recruitment | Panel: Curriculum for Moving into Employment

Farrah Khoo - Campus Recruitment, Accenture

Catharine Parker - Talent Acquisition Director, IPG Mediabrands

Johnathan Bechan - Talent Acquisition Sr. Director, autoTRADER

12:45 – 1:00 – Break

1:00 – 2:30 - Interchangeable Skills Across the Media Landscape | Panel and Q&A

Seif Khemaissia - Director, Insight & Analytics, INNOCEAN Worldwide Canada

Alex Panousis - President, Havas Canada

Scott McKay - VP, Strategy, Cossette

Johnny Milne - Product Director, MiQ

Maranda Wilson - Content Marketing Manager, CMiC

Bryan Kingston - North American Integrated Media Manager, Hasbro Canada

2:30 – 3:30– Networking and Job Fair

3:30 – 4:15 - Diversity & Inclusion in Marketing

Jefferson Darrell - President, Breakfast Culture

Cynthia Rubino - Founder, CYTRINE Consultancy |Professor, Advertising & Marketing Communications, Sheridan College

Boris Cho - Senior Director, Marketing and Client Strategy, IPG Mediabrands

4:15 – 4:30 – NABS, ICA, Closing Remarks



Education Director, Ad Club of Toronto

4:30 – 5:00 – Networking and Job Fair

Thanks to all of our sponsors - SPC (Title Sponsor & Registration), Autotrader, IPG Mediabrands, Cossette, Havas, M2T Collective, TDS Personnel, Ad Standards, Youth Employment Services, Spotify, MiQ, Media Staffing Inc, Accenture, CMiC, Subway

For all event and sponsorship inquiries, please contact Ian MacDonald at Education@adclub.ca
Daniels Spectrum Building
585 Dundas Street East
Toronto, ON
M5A 2B7