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Advisory Council

The Retail Management program was designed with the input of industry leaders and some of the most successful retailers in the country sit on our Advisory Council to offer guidance on marketing, strategic planning, curriculum development, career enhancement, fundraising and alumni relations.

Industry Members


Andrea Elliott *
Retail Resources (R2)

David Fisch
Walmart Canada
Vice President, Business PMO

Michael Forgione
EVP, Operations

Oliver Horton
Canadian Tire
Vice President, Living Merchandising Division

Andrew Gomes **
Acklands Grainger
Online Search and Merchandise Manager

Satish Kanwar
Director of Product

Raju Karki
Deloitte Inc.
Senior Manager, Consulting, Strategy, Operations

Sharon Lansing
Loblaw Companies Ltd.
VP, Conventional Grocery

Bill McLean

Richard Montgomery
Hudson's Bay Company
VP/GM, Hudson's Bay Queen Street Flagship

Pippa Morgan 
EVP Retail Division

Dave Rodgerson
Microsoft Canada
Retail Industry Leader

David Skinner
Costco Wholesale Canada
VP, Operations

David Wilkes
Retail Council of Canada
Senior Vice President 

Dave Williams
Staples Canada
Sr VP, Sales & Operations



* Advisory Council Chair
** Alumni Member