2023 winners are featured in the July/August issue of Convenience Store News Canada magazine, in the All Convenience e-newsletter, at and via social media.

In addition, winners will be honoured at the annual Star Women in Convenience Awards Ceremony at the International Centre in Toronto on Tuesday September 19!


Senior-Level Stars

Émilie Coulombe

Director of Marketing & Sales and Co-Owner

Alex Coulombe Ltée. 

Ashley Ehmann


Twigz Pretzels 

Simran Kaur

Senior Finance Director

Canco Petroleum Ltd.

Jennifer Lai

Head of Category Management for marketing

Petro Canada | Suncor

France Lessard

Director, Legal Department

JTI-Macdonald Corp.

Michelle McGillivray

Director of Business Development

Big Chief Meat Snacks Inc.

Shining Stars

Karen Allen

Convenience Retail Enablement Manager

Shell Canada

Naila Ansari

Area Leader - Calgary

7-Eleven Canada

Rina Bauslaugh

Category Manager

Petro-Canada | Suncor

Shawna Bickford

Sales Manager

Now Prepay, by Payment Source

Marie-Andrée Bonneau

Manager, Field Operations

Canadian Tire Gas+

Cristina Caruso

Category Portfolio Manager | Car Wash

Petro-Canada | Suncor

Marietta Cini

Senior Director of Store Operations and Development

Hasty Market

Jessica Cnossen

Purchasing Director

Core-Mark Canada

Fran Coons

Market Manager

7-Eleven Canada

Alison Daem

Asset Protection Specialist

7-Eleven Canada

Johanne Deblois

Administrative Assistant

Groupe Beaudry

Nicole Dubé

Manager, Canada Merchandising Execution

Parkland Corporation

Helena Fiore

Sr. Sales Strategy & Planning Manager, Small Format

PepsiCo Beverages

Jamie Gnanapragasam

Manager, Merchandising Systems

Parkland Corporation

Shauna Hall

Category Manager

Parkland Corporation

Anna Harte

Area Leader

7-Eleven Canada

Karla Hewitt

Category Manager, Beverage and Automotive

Petro-Canada | Suncor

Heather Hildenbrandt

Marketing Manager - Western Canada

Alimentation Couche-Tard | Circle K

Anne-Marie Jeanson

Regional Sales Director

Imperial Tobacco Canada

Kylie Landry

Director of Marketing

Direct Plus Food Group

Katie Logan

Category Analyst


Alexandra Massam

Mobility District Manager

Shell Canada

Sandy Mercer

Marketing Manager

North Sun Energy

Nicole S. Monks

Manager, Lottery Field Sales

Ontario Lottery & Gaming Corp.

Joany Nadeau

Senior Human Resources Manager

Alimentation Couche-Tard | Circle K

Nicki Newfeldt

Business Development Lead

Shell Canada

Marie-Pier Pagé

General Director

Groupe Mondor

Dayna Palmer

Marketing Manager, Canadian Channel Execution

Parkland Corporation

Ingrid Palmer

Business Development Manager

Danone Canada

Julie Pepin

Sales Analysis & Administration Manager

JTI-Macdonald Corp.

Reghan Peters

Trade Marketer

JTI-Macdonald Corp.

Patricia Petretic

Category Manager, Centre of Store

Parkland Corporation

Jackie Pink

Category Manager, Foodservice

Parkland Corporation

Tammy Poirier

National Account Executive

Coca-Cola Canada

Irene Reilly

Regional Director of Operations - Eastern

Alimentation Couche-Tard | Circle K

Sarah Richard

Sales Team Lead

Hershey Canada

Trina Roopnarine-Huether

Customer Strategy Manager, Channels

Mondelēz Canada

Sylvie Savard

Category Manager - Eastern Canada Division

Alimentation Couche-Tard | Circle K

Kristina Schmidt

National Category Manager: Fresh Foods

7-Eleven Canada

Store-Level Stars

Sridevi Gummadi


Petro-Canada | Suncor

Binal Patel


Ding Mart Convenience Store

Mallory Sjaarda

General Manager

Post Albert General Store & Pub