Our Team


We work with a diverse team of experienced volunteers with a common vision to bring the community together to learn about the care of pets.

We are standing by to serve your needs.

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Tina Plett, CEM

Founder & Event Director

Tina is the Founder and President of KW Expo Productions. She is a graduate in Event Management, Digital Imaging, Human Resource Management and Legal Studies. Her role covers many areas including account management, customer service, promotions and show logistics. She is a member of the Canadian Association of Exposition Management (CAEM) and has recently received her CEM (Certified in Exposition Management) designation. Tina is a life-long learner and you will often find her taking educational courses.

In her spare time she enjoys walking her dog Bailee, yoga, musical productions, traveling Europe or skiing the Rockies.

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David Simpson, H.BBS

Marketing Coordinator

David has his Honours Bachelor Degree of Business Studies from IT Tralee, Ireland and is a graduate in Marketing and Radio Broadcasting at Conestoga College. His role is to assist in marketing strategies for the KW Pet Expo.  Also, with his technical skills, he manages all audio-visual requirements and is the voice for all our events. As marketing coordinator, David always has an out-of-the-box idea to engage our vendors and attendees.

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Brie St-Onge

Event Coordinator/Operations Manager

Brie graduated with honours and distinction from Conestoga College in Bookkeeping. Her role is to assist in strategic recommendations as well as managing and coordinating event activities on location. You will also find her as Operations Manager for execution of show move-in, set-up, dismantling and move-out.

Brie’s passions include training horses and coaching children to horseback ride English style or preparing them for competition. Often you will find Brie hanging out at a barn or enjoying time with her two pets.