2021 Receivables Management Conference

Conference Dates: November 16, 17, 18

Title Sponsor
Canaccede Financial Group
PRA Group Canada Inc.
Saadi Law Professional Corp
Harrison Pensa
FCT Default Solutions
Champion Sponsors
Affinity Global
Canadian Tire Bank
Commercial Credit Adjusters Ltd.
Consolidated Recovery Group Inc.
Kingston Data & Credit
Razor Capital
SCORE Statistical Consulting
Solutions for Account Management, Inc. (SAM)
Phillips & Cohen Associates
MJR Capital Services inc.
Debt Control Agency
Amplified Analytics
Common Collection Agency
Anderson Sinclair
General Credit Services Inc
Your Voice Global Technologies Inc.
IllionDTS Canada Limited
Gold Sponsors
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Attendee Pricing

Attendee - Member$275
Attendee - Non-Member$350
Early Bird: Attendee - Member$200
Early Bird: Attendee - Non-Member$275
Group rate - Member
(5 registrants)
Group rate - Non-member
(5 registrants)
Early Bird Pricing ends October 20th 2021
RMA Conference Volunteers
Mark Daprato

Mark Daprato - Conference Chair Person

Starting as Chief Marketing Officer and now, as Chief Commercial Officer at Canaccede Financial Group, Mark oversees revenue generation, agency and delinquency management, and marketing. Mark has over 25 years of experience in marketing, brand management, operational leadership and executive advisory roles. Most notably, he has held senior positions as Chief Marketing Officer and later, Executive Vice President, General Manager at SHOP.CA, Cara Operations, as Vice President of Marketing and Business Development, Rogers Wireless, Telus and led advertising development for numerous businesses at ad agencies, Taxi and Young & Rubicam. Mark has a BA (Hons) from Queen's University.

George Preece

George Preece

Founding Member and Past President/Chairman of the Board of RMA; Past President/Dean and Chairman of the Board of the Credit Institute of Canada.

Julie Trautmann - Conference Site Manager

Julie Trautmann - Conference Site Manager, RMA Registration and www.rmacanada.org IT

Day Job: Ombudsman, Audit and Compliance Officer at MJR Capital Inc

MJR is a progressive, Canadian-owned full-service collection and Business Process Outsourcing company that has earned an excellent reputation for professionalism and outstanding results. MJR has established itself as a top-performing national supplier of collection and outsourcing services.

Blair Wettlaufer

Blair Wettlaufer

Day Job: Managing Partner Kingston Data & Credit

Blair Wettlaufer has worked in the credit and collections field for 25 years. He is the managing partner and COO for Kingston Data & Credit, and has trained over 300 collection agents, registered an agency under ISO 27001, and worked with a number of companies as a partner and advisor to help them build a better business. He has also tried to treat consumers who owe debt with respect and courtesy, helping to remove themselves from collections, and better their financial situation.

Elizabeth Francisco - Sponsor Coordinator

Elizabeth Francisco - Sponsor Coordinator

Day Job: Senior Director of Business Development

Elizabeth Francisco is an insightful, solutions oriented professional with extensive creditors’ relief knowledge obtained through the banking and collection industries.

Ms. Francisco offers over 20 years of industry related experience and has held senior roles in Sales, Legal, Client Services and Vendor Management. Coupled with her experience, she is licensed with the Law Society of Ontario as a Paralegal and with the Financial Services Commission of Ontario as a licensed Mortgage Agent.

In efforts to make a difference, Ms. Francisco is also an active Board Director of the Credit Association of Greater Toronto (CAGT) and a volunteer at the Halton’s Women Place.

Daniel Bazan - Speaker coordinator

Daniel Bazan - Speaker coordinator

Daniel has over 26 years of experience with both the debt collection industry along with unsecured lending. His experience includes Operations and Client Relations overseeing portfolios such as Canada’s Schedule “A” banks, financial institutions, Canada’s leading Telecommunications and Government (both at the Federal and Provincial level) along with Canada and USA’s largest Debt buyers. In his current role and through operational experience, Daniel maintains his relationships within the industry of receivables through collection agencies, law firms and enterprises by supporting / offering unique growth and recovery strategies for all sectors of the receivables industry through unsecured lending and account resolution.

Kevin Pretty - Conference Communications

Kevin Pretty - Conference Communications

Day Job: Strategic Account Executive with Equifax Canada Co.

Kevin’s experience spans more than 20+ years in the credit bureau industry servicing all industry verticals both in Canada and the US. Kevin’s experience lies in helping customers in the financial and collection industries to solve problems and grow their businesses. Kevin’s expertise lies in his customer solutions in data analytics, fraud, collections, consumer and commercial risk management.

John LaVecchia

Day Job: Vice President, Strategic Sales & Business Development, Equifax Canada

John brings more than 20 years of global sales and executive management experience to Equifax. Leading a national sales team, Mr. La Vecchia is responsible for overseeing Equifax's Enterprise and SMB market strategic relationships for banking & finance, government, auto finance and new partner development.