Barb Mitchell, JSA’s Vice President of Canadian Market & Business Strategy to Speak at CAPRE Event on “Women in Mission Critical: Awareness, Leadership, Mentoring” Panel

As a division of Jaymie Scotto and Associates, JSA Canada consists of a team of Canadian PR and Marketing professionals, led by Mitchell, who have a cumulative 50+ years of experience within the Canadian business, telecom and technology communities. The Canadian team provides a deep understanding of go-to-market strategies for our Canadian clientele.

In exciting JSA Canada news, we are proud to announce that Barb Mitchell, JSA’s Vice President of Canadian Market & Business Strategy, will be speaking at the CAPRE Third Annual Canadian Data Centre Summit on May 22 at the Marriott Downtown Eaton Centre in Toronto. Mitchell will speak on the event’s panel titled, “Women in Mission Critical: Awareness, Leadership, Mentoring,” taking place on May 22 from 10:50 to 11:40 a.m. The panel is moderated by Cathy Logue, Managing Director for Stanton Chase in Toronto.

Mitchell joins other executives on the panel, including Ghada Badawy of McMaster University; Jaime Leverton, General Manager, VP of Canada and APAC for Cogeco Peer 1; and Strahan McCarten, Senior VP of eStruxture Data Centers.

“It is an exciting time for women in the tech and telecom industries, and this panel will touch on the growth of the data centre industry and the subsequent prominent roles for women in the areas of engineering and technology,” comments Mitchell. “I look forward to contributing my thoughts and insights regarding opportunities for increased diversity in senior leadership roles in the Canadian tech sector. It is an honour to have the opportunity to partake in this timely and important discussion with my fellow thought leaders in the Canadian market.”

CAPRE’s Third Annual Canadian Data Centre Summit is the premier full-day conference for developers, investors, capital sources, end-users and engineers. The event will welcome 400+ data centre real estate, connectivity and end-user executives on May 22 to discuss Toronto, Montreal, Calgary, Vancouver and Emerging Canadian Markets Trends and Patterns, and feature 40+ speakers and 13 hours of combined informational panels and networking. For more information, click here.

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