- Current Position: Director of Meetings & Events, Aimia Proprietary Loyalty Canada Inc.
- Position when inducted: Manager, Strategic Delivery, Carlson Marketing
Les has been a corporate, third party and independent event professional for more than 25 years. Les has earned both his Certified Meeting Professional (CMP) designation and his Global Certification in Meeting Management (CMM). An active member of Meeting Professionals International (MPI), he served on the Toronto chapter’s Board of Directors, and was the 2000-2001 chapter president. In 1997, Les was recognized as Planner of the Year by the MPI Toronto chapter, and received the President’s Award for 2009. Les also currently writes the Industry Insider blog for MeetingsCanada.com