Management

Dr. Lorne Bozinoff

Dr. Lorne Bozinoff

Ph.D., M.B.A., CMC.

President and CEO
Email: lbozinoff@forumresearch.com
Phone: 416.960.9603

Dr. Bozinoff is the founder of Forum Research and has over 30 years in the Research and Customer Experience marketplace. Lorne in his earlier career spent time at Gallup Canada and Price Waterhouse Coopers in a consulting capacity and also spent time teaching at both Penn State and University of Toronto. Dr. Bozinoff is also a Chartered Scientist with the Royal Statistical Society.



Phil Atrill

Phil Atrill

B.Sc., B.Ed., P.CRM
Group President – Customer Experience
Email: patrill@forumresearch.com
Phone: 416.960.3153

Phil Atrill has been a consultant in marketing research and stakeholder relationship measurement and management for more than 30 years. Prior to joining Forum, Phil was Managing Director of Walker Information International and the President & CEO of Elliott Research Corporation Ltd. He is also a Past President of the Professional Marketing Research Society (now the MRIA).



Shane Sinnott

Shane Sinnott

B.A.
Manager, Data Processing & Technology
Email: ssinnott@forumresearch.com
Phone: 416.960.5676

Shane is a graduate of University of Toronto and began his career as a research analyst prior to being a highly regarded solution architect. His in depth knowledge of technology applications and their position as a strategic part of a research program allows Mr. Sinnott to provide leading edge applications for Forum Research's diverse client base.



John Amato

John Amato

B.A.
CAIP, Vice-President Client Services
Email: jamato@forumresearch.com
Phone: 416.960.3275

John Amato, boasting over 30 years in market research, currently serves as Forum's VP of Client Services. From his early days as an interviewer in 1991 to his current executive role, John’s journey deepens his survey research expertise. John's proficiency spans from niche studies to partnerships with Fortune 500s. At Forum, his commitment to precision and quality remains unparalleled.



Bob Liepa

Bob Liepa

B.Sc. (Hons), CAIP
Senior VP – Research Dimensions
Email: bobliepa@researchdimensions.com
Phone: 416.916.7031

Bob Liepa embarked on his market research journey in 1978 and sincethen has spearheaded diverse studies both in Canada and abroad. These have included landmark projects measuring newspaper readership across Canada and attitudes to North American tourism in eleven countries across Europe, Asia and South America. His experience encompasses areas such as financial services, packaged goods, energy, and tourism. His recent endeavors have focused mainly on lotteries and gaming.



Winsome Stec

Winsome Stec

B.A., CAIP
Senior Research Director
Email: wstec@forumresearch.com
Phone: 416.960.9600 x 3801

Winsome, serving as a Senior Research Director at Forum, brings rich expertise from product innovation to consumer insights. Adept in biometric data methods, she seamlessly oversees project operations and champions rigorous quality assurance. Taking the lead in analysis and collaborating on key deliverables, Winsome's multifaceted background makes her a vital pillar in the Forum team.



Sarah Lam

Sarah Lam

H.B.A., CAIP
Research Director
Email: slam@forumresearch.com
Phone: 416.884.6152

Since 2019, Sarah, as a Research Director at Forum, has showcased dedication to high-profile clients and intricate projects. She adeptly handles all from questionnaire design to in-depth statistical analysis. Skilled in visualization tools like Tableau and Power BI, Sarah crafts compelling dashboards. Emphasizing quality and punctuality, her role fortifies Forum's reputation and deepens client trust.



Don MacInnes

Don MacInnes

ITIL-F, MCSA, MCSE
Manager, IT Solutions and Infrastructure
Email: dmacinnes@forumresearch.com
Phone: 416.960.9027

Don leads the IT realm at Forum with unmatched technical acumen. Tasked with server maintenance, website development, and systems optimization, he's the backbone of our tech operations. His forward-thinking approach ensures a seamless tech environment, bolstering Forum's confidence in IT deliverables. Faced with challenges, Don invariably envisions solutions.



Amina Sheikh

Amina Sheikh

Fieldwork Manager
Email: asheikh@forumresearch.com
Phone: 416.830.0577

With a decade at Forum, Amina Sheikh has ascended from interviewer to Field Coordinator, amassing comprehensive research expertise. Proficient with technical tools like Voxco Command Centre and adept at managing mystery shopping projects, her multifaceted role also encompasses Quality Assurance and database management. Amina's technical acumen and dedication consistently ensure project success.



Gordon Kidd

Gordon Kidd

B.A.
Director of Operations
Email: gkidd@forumresearch.com
Phone: 416.960.9053

Boasting over 25 years in market research, Gord commenced his journey with esteemed roles at Dun & Bradstreet and Market Probe Canada. Transitioning to Forum, he soon emerged as a pivotal figure, and by 2020, ascended to his current role as Director of Operations. Overseeing comprehensive fieldwork and office tasks, Gord's unparalleled expertise is a cornerstone of Forum's success.



Michael Grant

Michael Grant

H.B.A., MA (Econ.)
Senior Project Advisor
Email: mgrant@forumresearch.com
Phone: 416.960.9600

With over 30 years in multifaceted research, Michael Grant became a valuable asset to Forum in 2023. Specializing in economic analysis, innovation management, and change projects, he employs a blend of research methodologies, from primary surveys to detailed forecasting. With notable engagements with the Ontario Arts Council, Deloitte, and the Conference Board of Canada, Michael's comprehensive research expertise significantly elevates Forum's initiatives.