MEET THE 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.
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.
David Simpson, H.BBS
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.
Marianne McKerlie, H.BBA
Marianne graduated with distinction in Event Management and has her Honours Bachelor of Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University. Marianne is also a member of Meeting Professionals International. Her role is providing accounting operations for the company and guides in financial decisions.
When she is not crunching numbers, Marianne loves to cruise the Caribbean sipping a fruity drink, golf with her peers, or walk her dog Riley.