The Executive Leadership Team of Shaw Centre is comprised of the following professionals:
Nina Kressler, President & CEO
With an impressive background in hotel and convention centre operations and sales leadership, Nina joined the Shaw Centre team in October 2013 as General Manager of the Centre’s Food and Facilities operation managed by Aramark Canada. Nina began her career with the Sheraton Halifax Hotel as Director of Sales & Marketing, and moved on to senior sales, marketing and operations roles with the Halifax World Trade and Convention Centre, as well as the Casino Nova Scotia & Hotel in Halifax. Just prior to joining the Shaw Centre, Nina held the position of Vice President Business Development for the Toronto Congress Centre, where her performance driven approach had a demonstrable impact on significantly increasing its business volumes.
Dan Young, Vice-President, Finance and Administration
Dan has been with the Shaw Centre since 2002 and currently holds the position of Vice President of Finance and Administration. Dan was responsible for formulating the financial benefits of the new ShawCentre. Prior to joining the Ottawa Convention Centre, Dan worked for several organizations in the Ottawa region. Dan acquired his CMA designation in 1995.