SICA Directory

Board of Directors

Representative Name Title Company Name
Mr. Michael Topliss Board Chairman Wood Underwear
Mr. Christian Triquet Board Vice President Sports/Footwear Industry Consultant
Mr. Jim Hunter Board Secretary / Treasurer The Rossignol Group
Mr. Pierre Cote Tecnica Group Canada
Mr. Jim Bates Accord Financial Ltd.
Ms Joanne Aucoin Reebok CCM Hockey
Mr. Larry Koury Specialized Bicycle Components Canada Inc.

Staff Directory

Name Title
Brent Akeson President, CEO
Brian Dabarno Senior Financial/Credit Analyst
William Anidjar Customer Care Manager
Suzanne Detracey Office & Accounting Manager
Karen Thomas Information Systems Supervisor
Lillian Pacheco A/R File Coordinator
Julia Kushnir Credit Meeting Coordinator
Mina Abbatiello Adminitrative Assistant
General Mailbox

Operating Credit Committee (OCC)


Industry Sector Representative Name Company Name
Bicycle Ms Joy Lajoie CYCLES LAMBERT INC.
Racquet Sports Mr. Alain Ferland AMER SPORTS CANADA
Ski Ms Angela Ciccia HEAD / TYROLIA SPORTS CANADA
Outdoor Mr. Rob Scott ARC'TERYX EQUIPMENT INC.
Team/U.S. Hockey Ms Cheri Wilson BAUER HOCKEY INC.
Urban Ms Lorraine Berezny VANS, A DIV. OF VF OUTDOOR INC.
Snow Mr. Tom Wright BURTON CORPORATION

Representative Name Company Name
Ms Deborah Van NINE WEST

Industry Sector Representative Name Company Name
Snow Sports Ms. Lisa Long THE NORTH FACE, A DIV. OF VF OUTDOOR INC.