Executive Team

Kevin Brown

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(416) 512-8186 ex. 228

Kevin Brown is the President and founder of MediaEdge Communications and is responsible for the overall business strategy for the company. 

Kevin has over 25 years of experience in B2B communications and has directed the development of dozens of industry leading print, digital and event products. 

Robert Thompson
Senior Vice President and Partner

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(647) 494-4229

Robert Thompson has been serving the North American association community for over thirty years. He willingly shares his knowledge and expertise with association executives and communication managers at both the national and local levels, consistently increasing market share for publications and growing advertising revenues for a diverse range of associations. Winner of CSAE's Griner Award, he is recognized for his significant contributions to the not-for-profit sector.

Chuck Nervick
Senior Vice President – Strategic Development

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(416) 512-8186 ex. 227

With over 25 years of magazine, digital media and trade show & conference experience, Chuck is involved in business development and in the provision of client marketing services.

Trevilynn Blakeslee
Senior Vice President

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(352) 313-6700 ex.6701

Trevilynn has filled the role of Manager in the MediaEdge US office for the past 12 years.

She has an extensive background in sales and management, and has more than 21 years of experience in the publishing industry.

Dan Gnocato
Vice President

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(604) 549-4521 ex.223

Dan Gnocato leads a dedicated team of business information specialists in the Western Region offices of MediaEdge.

Dan has 20 plus years of advertising, management and publishing experience and is a contributor to a number of industry committees and boards of directors

Michael Bell
Director, Business Development

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(647) 557-3278

With over 25 years of experience in advertising, publishing and new media, Michael has become a large contributor to the development of MediaEdge’s digital publishing products.

Michael Bell oversees a group of publications for valued association customers

Steven Chester
Digital Media Director

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(416) 512-8186 ex. 224

Steven Chester is the Digital Media Director for MediaEdge Communications. With 15 years of experience in both traditional and digital media, Steven oversees all of MediaEdge’s digital properties and social media communities. With a passion for digital engagement, Steven assists clients and associations in building their online presence and reaching out to their communities.

Erin Ruddy
Executive Editor

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Erin Ruddy is the Executive Editor at MediaEdge Communications having joined the team in January of 2013.

Erin oversees Canadian Apartment Magazine and project manages a variety of custom B2B initiatives in print, digital and video.

Eric Harbottle
Director of Sales, Strategy

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(416) 512-8186 ex. 268

With over 20 years of experience, working in traditional print and digital media advertising & marketing in addition to working with top agencies and companies in Canada... my goal is to help every business achieve their targets and goals. 

Brad Moore
Director, Show Operations

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(416) 512-8186 ex. 280

Brad Moore joined MediaEdge in January 2014 - after more than ten years within the Canadian Federal Government as a Corporate Planner. Brad is responsible for the operations and planning of all of the events at MediaEdge.

Maria Siassina
Director of Production

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416-512-8186 ex. 246

Maria Siassina is the Director of Production at MediaEdge Communications, having joined the team in February of 2015. 

Maria oversees production in each department at MediaEdge for the print, digital, and programmatic products.