Beverley Hammond, Partner & Chief Business Officer brings three decades of successful business experience to Broken Heart Love Affair. Most recently she founded empathy marketing agency, Republic and spent 12 years as President & CEO then Chair of Veritas Communications where she transformed the agency into Canada’s leading marketing communications firm.
She began her career in politics where her experience spanned both federal and provincial governments and included roles as a senior advisor to the Minister of International Trade and Ontario’s Deputy Premier & Minister of Finance. She has been an outside advisor to the Premier of Ontario and managed a number of winning political campaigns.
As the first female Chair of the Board of Special Olympics Canada Beverley oversaw the only restructure of the organization’s national governance in its 40-year history. She is one of the founders of the G(irls) 20 Global Summit and sits on the Global Advisory Board. She has been a Director of the LCBO, the Women’s Brain Health Initiative, Women in Leadership and Leadership Sinai at Mount Sinai Hospital.
She is a recipient of the Harry Red Foster Award for Volunteerism.