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Rick Ramsbottom

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Rick Ramsbottom is a leading Canadian sponsorship and marketing executive.  Over the past 20 years, he has worked in professional sports with the Vancouver Canucks and Vancouver Whitecaps, as well as on major nation-building events including the Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games.

Rick was also the Vice President, Sponsorship Sales and Service for the highly successful Toronto 2015 Pan American and Parapan American Games. In this role, he was responsible for all corporate partnerships and was the leader for the record-setting sponsorship program that delivered $135M in revenue – over three times any previous Pan American Games. Rick is the Co-Founder and Managing Director of UNITE Partnerships Inc., a sponsorship marketing agency based in Vancouver, BC