Doug Brooks is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Marketing Association. CMA is the only association that embraces Canada’s major business sectors and all marketing disciplines, channels and technologies. Its programs help shape the future of marketing by building talented marketers and business leaders and by demonstrating marketing’s strategic role as a key driver of business success.
Prior to joining CMA in July 2015, Mr. Brooks was CEO of the Certified General Accountants of Ontario (CGA Ontario) where he played an integral role in the unification of the three accounting bodies in Ontario. Mr. Brooks has enjoyed a diverse career in senior finance, sales and marketing roles at Coca Cola Canada, CBC Television and NHL Enterprises.
Active in his community of Newmarket, Ontario for many years, he received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal for his service in 2012. Mr. Brooks joined the Board of Governors of Seneca College on September 1, 2013 and is currently serving as Vice-Chair.