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2017 DCI Business Summit: A New Beginning

Thank You For An Amazing DCI Business Summit!

The DCI team wanted to extend a personal thank you to everyone who came and attended this year’s DCI Business Summit!

It was a full day of networking during the DBX, gaining professional insight into our industry during the afternoon business sessions, having our Annual General Meeting, and seeing the accomplishments of the nominees and winners at the DCI Star Awards. 

We Could Not Have Done It Without You!
Click on any of the Afternoon Business Presenters to get access to their PowerPoint slides!
Jim Allworth
RBC Wealth Management Investment Strategist

What is the current state of the Canadian economy? 
Carman Allison
Nielsen Vice President of Consumer Insights
It's time to find new ways to connect with consumers to find new areas of growth!
Dr. Sylvain Charlebois
Dalhousie University

Who are today's consumers and how does health, immigration and demographics change consumption?    
Category Insights
  Matt Johnston, Canada Bread  
Commercial Bakery Industry
Jordan Creavalle, Maple Leaf Foods
Commercial Frozen/Sliced Meats Industry
Sean Mateer, Parmalat Canada
Commercial Dairy Industry
Lisa Jones, Sleeman Breweries
Commercial Beer Industry
Distribution Canada Business eXchange
The DBX was a success! There were over 130 meetings in 2 hours with 22 Supplier Partners and 22 Retailers all meeting during the speed-networking series on the morning of the Summit! We already have companies wanting to sign up for next year! Thank you!
DCI Star Awards Gala Dinner
An elegant affair recognizing key partners, retailers, innovative products and initiatives in our industry!
And The Winners Are ... 
Partner Of The Year
Retailer Of The Year
Innovation Award
Social Responsibility Award
Lifetime Achievement Award
Ben Pino

Leader Of The Year
Mike Turcotte
We hope to continue elevating DCI to the next level and providing more value to our Shareholders and Supplier Partners. 
Thank you to everyone for a very successful first DCI Summit! Until next year! 

DCI Management
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