Your 5 to Watch winners are here!

We are thrilled to announce this year’s winners for the 5 to Watch: Canada’s Sports Business Awards. A big congratulations to our winners who join the ranks of an esteemed bunch.

The awards are presented to five business professionals who have achieved remarkable success in the sports business industry prior to their 40th birthdays. 

Amy Williams, Vice President of Global Partnerships at OverActive Media Group
Erin Mathany, Senior Vice President of Marketing for the Vancouver Whitecaps FC
Julie Garcia Sjogrim, Senior Director, Partnerships, Business Development & Commercial Affairs for the Canadian Olympic Committee
Nicole McCasey, Canada General Manager for Saucony
Sam Rapoport, Senior Director of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion with the National Football League (NFL)

The Alumni Achievement Award is presented annually to a graduate of the Sport & Event Marketing Program at George Brown College. It recognizes an outstanding industry professional who has also given back to their community through coaching, mentoring, and volunteering. Congratulations to Heather MacLean, President of, this year’s winner.

Join us IN-PERSON at the George Brown College Waterfront Campus on October 5th as we award 5 of our Sports Business Finalists with the prestigious 5 to Watch Signature Awards. Get Your Tickets

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