Club Innovation Conference

presented by Sysco Canada

The Speakers

The Club Innovation Conference presents talks from well-known leaders from the club business and experienced trailblazers from outside the club world.

Meet the speakers that will challenge the way you think about operating your club into the future.

Suzanne Godbehere

CEO – Canadian Society of Club Managers

Kevin MacDonald

Clarity Success Coaching

Bob Paley

Head Golf Professional – Kananaskis Country Golf Course

Mike Morrison

Owner - Bloggity

Jason Sigurdson, CCM CCE

Founder, Leadership Made Simple

James Cronk

President – Golf Industry Guru & Cronk Group Inc.

Jesse Hill

President – Tier 3 I.T. Solutions

Karen Haugen

Certified Wellness Practitioner, Grief Recovery Specialist, Educator and Psychological Health and Safety Advisor

Ryan Tracy

Founder, Club Study

Jon Fisher, CCM CCE

Owner - FISHER Homage Inc.

Mike Ridout

GM/COO - Oshawa Golf & Curling Club

Brad Duench

General Manager – Westmount Golf Club, Platform Advisor – Clubcore

Bob Sparkins

Lead Evangelist at Leadpages

Jim Hope, CCM CCE

GM / COO, The Derrick Golf and Winter Club

Jay Ashton

Business Resources & Brand Activation Manager, Sysco Canada

Christine Stevens

Clubhouse Manager – Mississaugua Golf and Country Club

Cydney Hope

Investment Advisor – TD Wealth Private Investment Advice

Kevin McLean

Owner – Market Wines. Calgary, Alberta

Erin Lawrence

Award-winning Journalist, YouTube Influencer – ErinLawrenceTV

Eric Gregory, CCM

Executive Director at Club Benchmarking

Doug Junor

Managing Director – 4Rev

Scott Kolb

General Manager – Victoria Golf Club

Justin “Paul” Robertson

Assistant GM, Project Manager, Golf Course Superintendent – Victoria Golf Club

Tom Schellenberg

GM and COO – Marine Drive Golf Club

Alyson Shane

Owner – Starling Social Inc. & HeyAlfa

Tiffany Mack Fitzgerald

Founder – Black Girls Golf

Talia Wolf

Founder –

Chris Gironda

Executive Chef – Scarboro Golf And Country Club

Elisa Gaudet

Founder – Women's Golf Day

Paul Morrell, CCM CCE

COO - Ontario Racquet Club

Kelly Doody

Founder & CEO, Social School –

Kaala Brown

Tracy Paley

Reservations & Events Manager, Kananaskis Country Golf Course

Ryan Chmilar, RSE

Executive Chef – The Derrick Golf and Winter Club

Mark Sharpe

Owner – Sharpe Golf Solutions

Jeff Mingay

Owner – Mingay Golf Course Design Ltd.

Michael Allemeier, RSE CCC CMC

Certified Master Chef, Culinary Instructor – Southern Alberta Institute of Technology

This list is still growing. We're working to bring you more speakers from inside and outside the club world to challenge you and your staff and deliver an outstanding virtual conference experience.