Kevin is a 20-year experienced professional in the sport and recreation field including his roles as Director of Marketing and Business Development for the Ontario Hockey League (OHL) and Director of Marketing and Events for the Ontario Minor Hockey Association (OMHA). He is a graduate of York University (1996) and Humber College (1997).
He has been the leader in several grassroots hockey sponsorships including the Dodge Caravan Kids, McDonald’s STOP Program and Pioneer Bonus Bucks OHL Loyalty Program. Kevin was part of the original team who developed the brand “Hometown Hockey” in 1998. In addition to program development, Kevin has an extensive background in print and digital media including Hometown Hockey magazine and has worked on several video projects.
In 2016, Kevin started his own sports marketing firm The Building Blocks Group. His clients include U SPORTS, Guelph Gryphons, Laurier Golden Hawks, Adidas, Grain Farmers of Ontario, TOPSHOT Hockey and Robson Technologies. The Building Blocks Group developed the first province-wide University sponsorship with the Train With Grains program.
Outside of work, Kevin is very active within the community and numerous charitable causes including Sick Kids Hospital, Trillium Gift of Life Network, Ontario Early Years Centre. Giving back and helping others is very important to Kevin and his family.