The Magazines Canada Volunteer of the Year Award, established in 2006, honours one person per year who has made an outstanding volunteer contribution to the Canadian magazine industry.
On behalf of Canadian magazines from coast to coast, Magazines Canada thanks these outstanding volunteers for their contributions in 2015.
Chris Purcell is Vice President of Marketing and Circulation, and General Manager, Toronto for TVA Publications. He is responsible for the circulation strategy and consumer marketing for over 20 French- and English-language print and digital editions, including Canadian Living, Style At Home, Coup De Pouce, Elle Canada, Hockey News, Elle Quebec and 7 Jours. Previously he was Vice President of Consumer Marketing Solutions & Retail Sales for TC Media, where he led the launch of their interactive tablet editions. He currently sits on the Alliance for Audited Media's Canadian Digital Advisory committee, and is an active member of several Magazines Canada committees: he serves on the association's Blue Box advisory group and Canada Post advisory group, and chairs the Circulation Marketing committee.
Last Update: Wednesday, May 11, 2016