Vancouver Olympic & Paralympic Winter Games 10th Anniversary Celebration Breakfast February 12 (East Building)
Join us as we relight the Olympic Cauldron!
Registration at 6:45 AM followed by breakfast and lighting of the Cauldron at 8:45 AM.
Andrea Shaw, Founder & Managing Partner, TTG Canada - Andrea was Vice President of Sponsorship, Sales and Marketing for the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games (VANOC). Involved in the 2010 Winter Games from the bid process onwards, Andrea’s leadership resulted in revolutionary marketing and communication strategies that garnered record levels of support, participation, and investment in the Games. Andrea led the team at VANOC that oversaw the longest domestic Torch Relay in Olympic history, and that generated over $760 million in sponsorship revenue, an amount that was, for its time, unprecedented worldwide for a Winter Olympic Games.
Tricia Smith, President, Canadian Olympic Committee - A lawyer and businesswoman based in Vancouver, Tricia has had a successful multifaceted career in sport. A four-time Olympian in rowing, Smith captured a silver medal at the Los Angeles 1984 Olympic Games, seven world championship medals as well as a gold medal at the 1986 Commonwealth Games.
Mike Killeen - Master of Ceremonies and co-host of CBC VANCOUVER NEWS’ flagship supper hour program at 6 p.m, Mike Killeen is a veteran broadcaster who loves storytelling and thrives on breaking news. Killeen is part of a committed team dedicated to bringing viewers not only the news of the day but also fresh perspectives on community stories that matter to them through all media platforms.