About KSA Toronto
Operating for over 30+ years, KSA Toronto passionately drives your event from creation to celebration or any step in between.
We believe in the guest experience. We believe in creating an event that speaks to the heart of your brand. We believe in a collaborative working process with our clients. We believe in delivering impactful and creative events on time and on budget.
We treat our clients like family and make sure that you can trust your brand, guests and employees in our hands. We will work hard, ask the right questions, deliver excellence and make you laugh along the way.
Meet our Amazing Team
As a team of five creative and seasoned senior producers and project managers, the KSA Toronto Team comes to each project with complimentary and unique skill sets in order to create seamless and impactful experiences.
Carlton Aylett — President + Strategic Designer
With over 25 years at KSA Toronto, Carlton is the creative brain that drives the ship. His versatility and eye for detail translates into results-driven events. With capabilities in all aspects of live events and show production, Carlton is a unique asset on every show.
Julie Donoahue — Senior Producer + Manager of Business Operations
With over 20 years’ experience in live event production, Julie is the Senior Producer and Manager of Business Operations at KSA and oversees the entire event team. She has produced a multitude of projects including galas, conferences, product launches and national tours.
Julie’s expertise in stage management, lighting, sound, technical direction, logistics and project management make her a trusted client resource and an invaluable member of the KSA team.
Callie Hynes — Senior Producer + Business Development
Callie is a creative and seasoned planner, producer and event professional who has created, planned, managed and executed events large and small across North America for 20 years. Some of her clients include Molson Coors, Canadian Tire, MLSE, NBA, Hockey Canada and the Toronto Festival of Beer.
Callie is a specialist in event logistics, operations, live event programming and proprietary event development.
Linda Shin — Producer
Linda is an energetic and strategic event producer and project manager delivering seamless client experiences of varying scale and type, from corporate to consumer to community events. She loves working with clients with ambitious ideas to create cool, memorable experiences that captivate audiences.
She is also a passionate cyclist and adventurer, always up for a challenge. With her high energy and fun personality, Linda builds lasting and trusted relationships with clients and suppliers.
Emma Maynard — Producer
Emma is a detail-oriented producer with a passion for creativity. From strategic planning and logistics, to design and technical production, her knowledge and experience encompasses all aspects of event production.
Emma likes to keep up on current industry trends, while bringing her own unique perspective to the table. Whether she is working with a new client to bring their vision to life, or reimagining an existing event, she is always pushing her clients to be extraordinary!
Sherry Vatcher — Accounting Manager
Sherry has been keeping the KSA team in check since 2008. With over 20 years of experience in accounting, Sherry is responsible for the finances and office administration. Managing a team of energetic and creative producers is no mean feat and Sherry holds her own with patience and humour.