TORONTO, April 23 /CNW/ -
What: 2009 Canadian Marketing Association National Convention & Trade
When: Monday, April 27 - Wednesday, April 29, 2009
Where: Metro Toronto Convention Centre
Keynote speakers will include:
- Peter Tortorici, CEO, GroupM Entertainment Worldwide on what consumers
want from brands.
- Leonard Brody, Co-Founder and CEO of one the largest "citizen
generated" news agencies in the world, NowPublic, on preparing for
change over the next two years.
- Rohit Bhargava, Senior Vice-President, Strategy & Marketing, Ogilvy
360 Digital Influence, on everything that works and doesn't work in
marketing today; and
- Charlene Li, Thought Leader, Founder, Altimeter and Co-Author of
Groundswell on thriving in the brave new world of social media.
In addition, the 2009 CMA National Convention will feature more than 30
other educational sessions and a trade show showcasing the latest
state-of-the-art marketing tools.
With more than 800 corporate members, the Canadian Marketing Association
(CMA) is the largest marketing association in Canada. Embracing Canada's major
business sectors and all marketing disciplines, channels and technologies, CMA
Members make a major contribution to the Canadian economy by driving $150
billion in sales of goods and services annually and supporting nearly one
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