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2022 Young Lions Marketers and Media training sessions

The Young Lions 2022 Competition is where young advertising and creative stars go head-to-head to be crowned Canada’s best. To help competitors get ready for competition weekend all Marketer and Media registrants are invited to join special training sessions where they will get advice, tips and more from Jury members and past competition winners in advance of the live competition. To attend the training sessions you must be registered for the 2022 Young Lions Competition in the Marketer or Media category. Competitors will receive an invitation to the training sessions once registered.

Marketer Webinar Training Session, February 23 at 1:00 PM

Speakers include:

  • Susan Irving, Chief Marketing Officer at Kruger Products and Jury Chair
  • Aaron Nemoy, Founder & CEO at Crowdiate and Marketer Juror
  • Christian Alaimo, Co-Founder of Caribou and two time Canadian Cannes Young Lions Marketer Winner
  • Kristina Komhyr and Galen Howe from The Coca-Cola Company, Gold-winners of the 2020 Canadian Competition and the 2021 Global Competition Bronze winners

 Media Webinar Training Session, February 24 at 2:00 PM

Speakers include:

  • Shannon Lewis, President, Canadian Media Directors’ Council and Media Juror
  • Sarah Thompson, Chief Strategy Officer at Theo and Media Juror
  • Alessia Grosso, VP Strategy, Havas Media and 2019 Canadian Competition Gold-winner
  • Dustin Wilson, Supervisor, Planning, OMD and 2020 Canadian Competition Gold-winner

The 2022 Young Lions Competition takes place over the weekend of February 26 and Gold-winning teams go on to compete in the Global Young Lions Competition against some of the most creative teams from around the world. Registration is open until February 21. You can learn more about this year’s Young Lions competition at

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