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Team

Kapil Raval

Chair of the Advisory Board

Kapil Raval

Chair of the Advisory Board

Sheldon Kales

CEO

Sheldon Kales

CEO

Nandan Mishra

AI Lead

Nandan Mishra

AI Lead

Sheldon Kales

CEO

Sheldon Kales

CEO

Nandan Mishra

AI Lead

Nandan Mishra

AI Lead

Praveen Kumar

Data Analytics Lead

Praveen Kumar

Data Analytics Lead

Rakesh Malhotra

CFO

Rakesh Malhotra

CFO

Himanshu Ujjawal Singh

C0-AI Lead

Himanshu Ujjawal Singh

C0-AI Lead

Dr. Borhane Guezgues MSc

MSc, PhD

Dr. Borhane Guezgues MSc

MSc, PhD

Praveen Kumar

Data Analytics Lead

Praveen Kumar

Data Analytics Lead

Rakesh Malhotra

CFO

Rakesh Malhotra

CFO

Himanshu Ujjawal Singh

C0-AI Lead

Himanshu Ujjawal Singh

C0-AI Lead

Dr. Borhane Guezgues MSc

MSc, PhD

Dr. Borhane Guezgues MSc

MSc, PhD

Dr. Indranil Saha

PhD

Dr. Indranil Saha

PhD

Dr. Nitin Kadam

MBBS, DCH, MD

Dr. Nitin Kadam

MBBS, DCH, MD

Dr. Dawn Decunha

Dr. Dawn Decunha

Dr. Navdeep Singh Nanda

MBBS, MS, DNB

Dr. Navdeep Singh Nanda

MBBS, MS, DNB

Dr. Indranil Saha

PhD

Dr. Indranil Saha

PhD

Dr. Nitin Kadam

MBBS, DCH, MD

Dr. Nitin Kadam

MBBS, DCH, MD

Dr. Dawn Decunha

Dr. Dawn Decunha

Dr. Navdeep Singh Nanda

MBBS, MS, DNB

Dr. Navdeep Singh Nanda

MBBS, MS, DNB

Dr. Mike Hart

MD

Dr. Mike Hart

MD

Dr. Alexander D. Barron

CCFP(EM)

Dr. Alexander D. Barron

CCFP(EM)

Dr. Tally Bodenstein

PhD

Dr. Tally Bodenstein

PhD

Dr. Mike Hart

MD

Dr. Mike Hart

MD

Dr. Alexander D. Barron

CCFP(EM)

Dr. Alexander D. Barron

CCFP(EM)

Dr. Mike Hart

MD

Dr. Mike Hart

MD

Jonathan Auger

President

An industry veteran, Jon founded Juiceworks 25 years ago, servicing the exhibit marketing industry as an installation technician. His passion and entrepreneurial spirit quickly took root as he developed a reputation for excellent service, reliability and quality workmanship. Jon credits those same values as the key to his success today.

Under his leadership, Juiceworks continues to thrive, growing at an exponential rate, with 70+ team members throughout North America, all of whom are aligned with these same core values.

His client-centric business model has allowed Juiceworks to consistently deliver a conceptual idea through design, production, delivery and installation. Intent on staying at the forefront of industry trends, he constantly strives to offer innovative solutions designed to stand out in today’s busy event marketing space. His dedication has resulted in award-winning solutions and long-lasting client relationships.

Jon continues to be at the heart of day-to-day operations at Juiceworks, and offers the following personal guarantee:

“Should you choose to partner with Juiceworks, my primary goal will be to ensure the overall quality, fit and finish of your project will be second to none.”

Matt Obst

Director of Operations

With over 10 years of production management experience, and 19 years total in the industry, Matt’s insight is a key factor in each successful event execution. No stranger to the luxury automotive market, Matt has an excellent grasp of the target audience and brings a fresh perspective to each new project. Matt was heavily involved in leading the production team on our recent Genesis Motors launch at Toronto Pearson International Airport (see pages 18-19 for project details). He was also key in overseeing the build and production of the GTA exhibit for last year’s Toronto International AutoShow. Matt’s accreditation as a Joiner (Cabinet Maker) has proven to be a tremendous asset in his leadership role; he uses his profound knowledge and experience to ensure each new build is fabricated meticulously and according to best practices. Working from concept to go-live, his dedicated, hands-on approach plays an intrinsic role in each project’s positive outcome.

Tifany Scifo

Director, Sales & Marketing

Tifany brings over 18 years experience and a wealth of knowledge in the event marketing arena. She has been responsible for developing marketing/design initiatives that have resulted in significant client growth and award winning campaigns. Continually delving into the industry’s latest trends, she ensures each client’s brand is represented in a meaningful and compelling space that calls for action. Tifany’s primary role is to ensure brand integrity from design thru to production, working with our design and detailing teams to ensure no detail goes un-touched. A passionate brand advocate, she ensures the brand’s integrity is protected through final execution. Tifany has worked with clients such as: ROOTS Canada, Burts Bees, RBC, Weston Foods, CAA, La Rocca among others.

Marc Faulkner

Account Director

Marc has been working in the industry since 2013. His passion for the exhibit world is shown in his attention to de­tail and execution of high-level programs. In the past 7 years, Marc has worked on a number of nationwide marketing and exhibit programs. He has done national exhibit tours with Volvo for the CX90 and the Harley Davidson ride and drive program. He has worked on large scale stunts with McDonalds and helped launch the V10 Vacuum in Canada for Dyson.

Marc is very hands on and likes to take a detail-oriented approach to each project. No matter the size of the project , Marc makes it a priority to maintain open communication with his clients so that they are always part of the process and involved from design all the way to execution.

Steve Benedict

Senior Account Manager

Steve entered the XM world in 2008 and spent the next 12 years honing his skills as a Production, Project and Account Manager primarily in the agency world. With a degree in Art & Design Fundamentals at Niagara College, followed by a Post Graduate Certificate also in the design field, Steve calls on his passion for the Arts in all of the projects he works on. Over the years he has been able to successfully partner with premium brands such as Google, RBC, Samsung, Walmart and Shoppers Drug Mart to bring their vision to life, and he credits his success to hard work and dedication on all of his projects, but more than anything, the relationships he’s built over his career. Focusing on his strengths, Steve will utilize his relationship and communication skills coupled with his excellent time management and problem solving acumen to see this project from concept all the way through completion.

Chris Sproule

Production Manager

Chris has been working in the tradeshow, exhibit, live event and theatre business for over 25 years. With his experience as a Scenic Carpenter, Construction and Project Manager – he brings diverse knowledge of production methods and disciplines. From concept meetings, procurement, build, logistics, show services and install – his focus is always to exceed the expectations of the design and client team.

Lana Kelly

Director of Field Services

Lana has been in the exhibit industry for over 18 years and has extensive knowledge of field services and execution. Lana’s communication and relationships with outside vendors, show management, and install teams provide a strong foundation to ensure the execution of the event goes smoothly. Lana has worked with a wide variety of clients, including Fortune 500 brands across North America and Europe, including but not limited to: HP Inc, Michelin and Samsung where she was instrumental in executing retail installations of 700+ stores, nation-wide.

As the Field Services Manager for this project, Lana will ensure that all services will be ordered correctly and before the advanced pricing deadlines, liaise with Show Management for booth design approvals when necessary, and will arrange a strong, respectful and competent team of installers to ensure that all on-site aspects of the project are taken care of.

Javraj Sagoo

Detailer/Designer

Javraj brings an accumulation of experience and knowledge from a multitude of industries including Construction, Architecture, Photography, and Industrial Design. Having worked as an Architectural Fabricator crafting installations for Pearson Airport, to developing unique displays for start-ups which premiered at shows such as CES and on national television programs like Dragons Den. Javraj has a passion to detail and visualize ideas, working alongside a team of dedicated designers, estimators, managers, and carpenters to successfully materialize projects.

Mike Morgan

Floor Manager

An experienced Floor Manager, Mike takes a spirited approach to his work each day, employing his passion for building new things and piecing together each part of a given project. With a steady hand and analytical mindset, Mike organizes the largest and most complex fabricated parts in advance of their move to the venue and ensures everything is put together tightly and securely. With 20 years of industry experience and extensive building and fabrication skills, Mike is a tremendous asset on-site and leads his team of installers to a flawless execution, ensuring any on-site challenges are addressed quickly and efficiently.

Stephanie Bogias

Account Administrator

Stephanie spent 2 ½ years living, working, and travelling around Australia and South East Asia. And has gone skydiving… twice!

Karolina Podczasi

Exhibit Designer

A passionate designer with a keen interest in art and architecture, Karolina brings her unique visionary perspective to each new project she undertakes. With a background in interior design, Karolina’s attention to detail and understanding of different design trends and how they relate to a brand is evident in her work. Formally trained in Europe in various sectors of 3D design, including engineering animation, movie post-production, architecture, interior design and exhibit design, Karolina truly bring a space to life, allowing our clients to envision their prospective space with captivating realism.

She enthusiastically embraces new projects and is known for her uncanny ability to breathe life into a brand, ensuring the design is not only beautiful, but also functional and relevant to the brand in its respective vertical. Karolina has designed projects for a wide variety of clients, including but not limited to: Volvo, the US Olympic Committee, Sega, Dom Pérignon and Moët & Chandon. Karolina is an integral part the Juiceworks design team, offering a unique perspective to each new project.

Nicole Moschitto

Senior Project Manager

With over 16 years of industry experience, Nicole Moschitto is an integral part of the Juiceworks team. Nicole’s diverse background enables her to offer valuable insight and leadership on even the most complex of projects. With a degree in interior design, Nicole started her career as an event/retail space designer in 2004. Her talent and work ethic were immediately evident, and she quickly became a client favourite. Over the past 16 years, Nicole has managed projects, retail spaces and award-winning event programs for client such as: Volvo, Bosch, Ferrari, Proctor & Gamble, Gucci, Jean Paul Gauthier, Givenchy, Dolce & Gobbana, Nike, Calvin Klein, Mercedes-Benz and Husky. Having an in-depth knowledge of what is involved in quality fabrication and functional space design allows Nicole to excel as a Project Manager. She has a proven ability to manage multiple deadlines, without compromising even the smallest of details. At the heart of each project execution, she is quick to offer ideas and creative solutions, when unexpected challenges arise. Composed under pressure with a hands-on approach, Nicole works with her clients through each critical milestone and is there to support them on-site throughout the entire process.

Dr. Rahul Kushwah

President

President of PredictMedix, leading development of AI and genetic solutions. Previous appointments include scientist with the National Research Council for the Federal Government of Canada in Human Health Therapeutics along with Professorship at the University of Ottawa. Also, a recipient of the Banting Fellowship (amongst 23 recipients in medicine from all over the world).

Kapil Raval

Chair of the Advisory Board

Kapil Raval is a Global Business Leader, with 25+ years of experience in the field of IT services and solutions. Kapil is currently a director at Microsoft, driving business development for AI solutions for different industries globally. Having worked for global organizations like Philips, DEC, Compaq and HPE and Microsoft in Americas, Middle East and APJ, Kapil brings understanding of global cultural and market nuances, passion for new technology, financial acumen, inventiveness and problem-solving skills with hands-on experience in strategy building, delivery, consultative sales, support, marketing, operations, account management, sales management, customer negotiations and P&L management. Continually focused and interested in emerging technologies, he likes to blog when time permits.

Sheldon Kales

CEO

Serial Entrepreneur and a business leader. He has extensive leadership experience in managing and operating R&D operations of technology companies in the USA, Canada and the Middle East and has led the transition of several companies from private space to public trading. He has a wealth of experience and contacts in key areas including operations, business strategy and Capital markets.

Nandan Mishra

AI Lead

Specialization in Data Analytics and AI. He has worked with big businesses and governments to create data led strategy which have been decisive for their growth. His vision of ubiquitous data science is of a future which enables and democratizes the application of AI in every sphere of human life.

Praveen Kumar

Data Analytics Lead

Specialization in Data Analytics, Machine Learning and Deep Neural Networks Worked with several top fortune 500 companies. Consulted with top financial corporations in Canada.

Rakesh Malhotra

CFO

B.Com, CPA, CA, FCA

Rakesh has his B. Com (Honors), CPA, (USA), CPA, CA (Canada), FCA (I), and over 25 years of experience in accounting, financing and internal controls, including senior management positions in publicly trading companies. Mr. Malhotra serves as the Chief Financial Officer of Cultivar Holdings. He is a United States Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and a Canadian Public Accountant (CPA, CA)

Himanshu Ujjawal Singh

C0-AI Lead

Specialization in Data Analytics and AI. Consulted with several multinational corporations in setting up their analytics practice in the field of telecom, healthcare, retail & workforce analytics. He has a keen inclination in solving real life commercial and social problems in a scalable manner using AI. Helping organization with monetization of their data as data products is his area of expertise.

Dr. Borhane Guezgues

MSc, PhD

  • PhD in Immunology, Post Doctoral experience focused on Stem Cells and Hematology
  • Expertise in genetic and epigenetic deregulations in hematologic malignancies and leukemia
  • Identified clinical genetic signatures for hematological malignancies

Dr. Indranil Saha

PhD

  • Assistant Professor, Computer Science & Engineering, IIT
  • Expert in the areas of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics
  • Received the ACM SIGBED Frank Anger Memorial Award in 2012 for his contribution in the intersection of embedded systems and software engineering

Dr. Nitin Kadam

MBBS, DCH, MD

  • Professor at M.G.M. Medical College Mumbai
  • Management team member for M.G.M. group of colleges and hospitals
  • Director of M.G.M.’s New Bombay Hospital
  • Management Council Member, M.G.M. University of Health Sciences, Academic Council & Board of Studies

Dr. Dawn Decunha

  • Clinical Psychologist and educator
  • Specialty in emotional trauma, psychiatric and psychological trauma

Dr. Navdeep Singh Nanda

MBBS, MS, DNB

  • One of India’s leading thoracic surgeons, practicing in BLK Super Speciality Hospital, the largest stand alone private sector hospital in India
  • Immense experience in the field of thoracic surgery, thoracic oncology, VATS, robotic chest surgery and related research

Dr. Mike Hart

MD

  • Early adopter of medicinal marijuana applications in medical practice, opening first of its kind facility in London, Ontario
  • “Expert” guest on the subject of medicinal marijuana, appearing on CTV news, Rogers TV, CBC National Radio, Toronto Star and Canadian Consortium for the Investigation of Cannabinoids

Dr. Alexander D. Barron

CCFP(EM)

  • Emergency Room physician for over 6 years
  • Expertise in infectious disease and screening
  • Works in 3 different hospital emergency departments: Norfolk General, St. Mary’s General and Grand River Hospital
  • Associate Clinical Professor at McMaster University

Dr. Tally Bodenstein

PhD

  • Practicing psychologist for over 20 years
  • Speciality in children, adolescents and families
  • Works in 3 different hospital emergency departments: Norfolk General, St. Mary’s General and Grand River Hospital
  • Associate Clinical Professor at McMaster University