Did somebody say, Skip?
Friday, March 1, 2024 | 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
Delta Hotel, 350 St. Mary Ave., Grand Ballroom, 2nd Floor
Speaker: Paul Burns, SkipTheDishes CEO
Join us on March 1, when we welcome SkipTheDishes newest CEO, Paul Burns. Paul brings over two decades of experience building and leading high-performance teams, including in his last role as Managing Director at X (formerly known as Twitter). In just 11 years SkipTheDishes has grown from a Prairie-born Canadian innovation story to a leading food delivery network which now connects millions of customers with over 50,000 Restaurant Partners in Canada.
Register today to hear more from Paul and his excitement about taking on this new role with SkipTheDishes.
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Regular Rate: $137.50 +GST
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11:30 a.m. – Registration and Networking
12:00 p.m. – Lunch Starts
12:05 p.m. – Lunch is served
12:40 p.m. – Fireside Chat (35 minutes)
1:30 p.m. – Program ends
WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW
Accessibility: We strive to host inclusive, accessible events that enable all individuals to engage fully. If you require accommodation please let us know when purchasing tickets.
Refund Policy: Refunds will only be issued with a minimum of 72 hours of notice before the event. Should you require a change of your ticket after that time, we kindly ask that you find a replacement for your ticket. If you have further questions, please direct them to [email protected]
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
As Chief Executive Officer for SkipTheDishes, Paul Burns is committed to unlocking the full potential of Canada’s homegrown delivery network. He was appointed to the role of CEO in late 2023 after holding several senior leadership roles in the technology, media and entertainment industries. Most recently, Paul was the Managing Director for Twitter (X) in Canada, where he led the day-to-day operations of the platform and worked with top brand, agency and media partners. Prior to this, Paul was Managing Director for the Canadian division of the global digital agency HUGE, leading a team that built digital experiences and products for some of the world’s most ambitious tech brands, including Apple and Google.
As CEO of Skip, Paul is empowering everyday convenience for Canadians, with a focus on creating a transformative delivery experience for customers, couriers and over 50,000 restaurants and partners across the country. Paul is also an active Board Member for the Dunblaine School, a primary school for neurodiverse children, and is passionate about the role technology can play in shaping future educational experiences for students. Paul lives in Toronto with his wife and their two kids.
350 St. Mary Ave.