The Executive Team

Do you have a question? Below is a list of our departments and their team leads. We are all accountable to help make Otafest as enjoyable as possible for you.

Please feel free to contact us for more information!

Department Team Lead(s) Contact
General Information / Questions info@otafestaurora.com
Chairperson Justin Lo chairman@otafestaurora.com
A/V Multimedia Robert Hepburn av@otafestaurora.com
Community Marketing Tia Starchuk community@otafestaurora.com
Emergency Management Brendan Hood bhood@otafest.com
Exhibitor Hall Jenny Chan artist.alley@otafestaurora.com
vendors@otafestaurora.com
Internal Operations Binh Du admin@otafest.com
Photography Paul Kiemele photography@otafestaurora.com
Policy Enforcement Dan Ritchie ope@otafestaurora.com
Public Relations Gareth Lypka pr@otafestaurora.com
Special Events Robert Szustakowski
Stephanie Foran
special-events@otafestaurora.com
cosplay@otafestaurora.com
panels@otafestaurora.com
Sponsorship Vicky Lau sponsorship@otafestaurora.com
Volunteering Andrew Quesnel
Emily Chow
volunteer@otafestaurora.com