At this week’s Annual General Meeting, CARAS announced its new board member, Melissa Bubb-Clarke, Vice President of Music & Live Events at Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment, bringing CARAS one step closer to its goal of gender parity on the Board of Directors by 2020.
With twenty years of entertainment industry experience, Bubb-Clarke oversees event programming and production at Scotiabank Arena and Coca-Cola Coliseum, as well as Live Nation Canada’s corporate partnerships agency.
Her team has garnered several awards for their innovative sponsorship programs including two Awards of Distinction from the Sponsorship Marketing Council of Canada and a Canadian Marketing Association Award. She also sits on the board for the Unison Benevolent Fund, is part of the Communications Committee for Music Canada Live, and has served on the Toronto Music Advisory Council and the advisory committee for War Child Canada.
CARAS Board of Directors
Chair – Mark Cohon
Executive Chairman, Georgian Bay Spirits Company
1st Vice Chair – Steve Kane
President, Warner Music Canada
2nd Vice Chair – Erik Hoffman
President, Live Nation Toronto
Secretary – Jeffrey Remedios
President & CEO, Universal Music Canada
Senior Vice President Radio, Rogers Communications
President, Bruce Allen Talent
Owner, Bedlam Music Management/Dine Alone Records
President, Sony Music Entertainment Canada
President, The Feldman Agency
Senior Vice President Marketing & Content, Canadian Football League
Vice President of Music & Live Events at Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment