MEET THE TEAM
CEO & C0-Founder
Zin has the ability to take visions and make it reality. With over 20 years of experience in Events & Production for both Fashion and Entertainment she has gained valuable insight on understanding the complexity of every production. Her coveted experiences in high profile events such as Toronto Pan Am Games, Honda Indy, and Toronto Rogers Cup has enabled her to be versatile and ready to lead any team to the next level.
Vice President & Co-Founder
Internationally acclaimed Canadian based actor-director and Vaughan City Hall inductee. With 17 years in Hospitality & Tourism Management, sales, marketing and psychology as well as 2 decades in customer service fields. Taz is an integral part of the team. His continuous involvement in the entertainment industry fuels relevant insight to the event's pillars. Garcia's attention to detail along with his personable charm will embellish anything from ordinary to extraordinary.
Vice President of Marketing
Yusuf is a steadfast shepherd to solving unsolvable marketing problems, and his solutions ignite brands, their products, and their people. As a senior brand and marketing strategist, Yusuf works within multi-stakeholder teams to capture intelligent insights, uncover hidden value, and produce high impact content for sophisticated and
Yusuf is also an accomplished screenwriter, whose works have been optioned multiple times and whose passion and insights into the business of filmmaking and screenwriting make him an invaluable member of the Movie Expo team.
Chief Operating Officer
Earning the title of "Parachute Man", James has been recruited by numerous businesses to drop in and reinvigorate sales. With over 30 years of experience,
James was recruited as the GM for Centreplate at the Pan Am Games TO2015. He was also called upon to help co-ordinate & execute in various high-profile events such as, Rolling Stones Tour, U2 Tour, AC/DC Tour, Digital Dreams Festival Toronto, Sensations EDM Toronto, Baseball All-Star NYC, Multiple Grey Cups, Honda Indy Toronto just to name a few.
Chief Strategist & Publicist
With over a decade of experience in the industry, Chris specializes in fashion, food, & beverage, entertainment, and lifestyle. His clients have been featured in Canada's most significant media including The Social, Marilyn Dennis, etalk, Global National News, Globe & Mail, Toronto Star, Flare, Fashion, Vanity Fair and the New York Times, just to name a few. Chris is passionate, dedicated and bring insight, clarity, and creativity to the team.
Winston Vitan Floro
Visual Communications Manager
With 18+ years of experience in communication design, marketing, and events, Winston’s approach to planning and execution is highly strategic and meticulously detailed.
Senior Event Coordinator
Emily’s passion for acting, film, and music has landed her event assignments with the Cannes Film Festival, the Toronto International Film Festival (TIFF) and Queen’s Park (Ontario Legislature) as well as a film festival internship with scriptwriter Alex Epstein (Bon Cop Bad Cop). As a model, actor, and studio assistant, she’s worked on both sides of the camera in commercials, movies, and music videos. Together with her degree in Communications and Sound Design, Emily brings high-energy, creativity, and event management skills to The Movie Expo team.
Senior Event Consultant
Christine (Chris) Webber, spent a decade in the Film & Television Industry in charge of the events and communications at ACTRA. During her tenure at ACTRA, Chris had the pleasure of working with many Canadian actors, bringing her event experience to life organizing passers, speaking engagements and a variety of awards and member conferences, Chris stays connected to the industry with her love of film and TV, and supports all things Canadian
Senior Event Coordinator
Jonathan holds a Masters in Supply Chain and has 10+ years of experience in logistics, events, process analysis and tourism.Always exhibiting excellence Jonathan has strong communication skills geared towards both event production and management.