Retail West

People-focused, seamless, agile strategies

Thank you for attending Retail West Conference 2022. 

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Retail West returns to Vancouver – live and in-person! Regional and national retail experts share modern strategies for success in Western Canada and nationwide.

Dynamic speakers explore:

  • Retail strategies in uncertain times
  • The future of work and hybrid environments
  • Economic influence on consumer behaviour
  • Digital innovation in-store
  • Successful recruitment and engagement
  • Supply chain disruption: lessons & learnings


Christine Day

Christine Day

Co-Founder & CEO

The House of LR&C

Ken Keelor

Ken Keelor


Calgary Coop

Sarah Jordan

Sarah Jordan


Mastermind Toys

Kostya Polyakov

Kostya Polyakov

National Industry Leader for Consumer and Retail Practice

KPMG Canada

Duncan Blair

SVP Marketing


Stephen Bailey

Chief Marketing Officer

John Fluevog Shoes

John Benjamin

VP Human Resources

Walmart Canada

Sharon Hayles

President and Owner

Diane's Lingerie

Zayn Jaffer

Zayn Jaffer

Vice President and Category Officer, Home Theatre, Portable Audio & Emerging Business

Best Buy Canada

David Lui

David Lui

CEO & President


Eleanor Lynch

Eleanor Lynch

Retail Operations Executive

Laura Orrego

Content Creator


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Paul Taylor

Vice President of People & Culture

Purdys Chocolatier

Gurnaz Sandhu

Content Creator


Conner MacLeod

Director, Marketplace and Dropship


Sarah Owen

Industry Manager of eCommerce, Canada


David Ian Gray

David Ian Gray

Principal and Retail Strategist

DIG360 Consulting Ltd.

Andrew Cherwenka

Head of Ecommerce


Patrick Brayley

Senior Vice President of Distribution

TC Transcontinental

Lynn Ferrari

Chief People Leader

Talent | Tools | Transformation

Megan Martin

Megan Martin

OHS Consultation & Education Services


Rick Snook

Rick Snook

Director of Business Development


Vinod Varma

Vinod Varma


Michael E. LeBlanc

Senior Retail Advisor

Retail Council of Canada

Diane J. Brisebois

President & CEO

Retail Council of Canada

Santo Ligotti

VP Marketing and Member Services

Retail Council of Canada

The Westin Bayshore, Vancouver

1601 Bayshore Drive Vancouver, B.C.

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