Toronto Steering Committee
Ron Kornblum – Director, Corporate Security, Loblaw
Ron Kornblum, Director of Corporate Security for Loblaw Companies Limited has worked within the Loss Prevention industry for 25 years. Ron first began his career with Zellers Inc. and worked progressively over the next 11 years with The Hudson Bay Company in a variety of Loss Prevention roles. In 2003, Ron joined Indigo Books and Music as a Regional Director of Loss Prevention and was a senior member of the team awarded the Retail Loss Prevention award by the Retail Council of Canada in 2006. Since then, Ron has held the role of Regional Loss Prevention Manager for Old Navy managing their Canadian market and prior to joining Loblaw, Ron held the role of Director, Loss Prevention and Corporate Security for Walmart Canada where he oversaw the Training and Development, Product Protection, Profit Improvement and the Corporate Security and Investigation teams.
Ron is a Certified Forensic Interviewer, Certified Fraud Examiner and has completed studies in Law and Security with Sheridan College, Cyberspace Security with Georgian College and most recently, Ron has achieved Black Belt status in Lean Six Sigma with Schulich School of Business.
Rui Rodrigues – National Director, Asset Protection, Holt Renfrew
Lee Jeyes – Director, Loss Prevention, Walmart Canada
An introverted millennial with an impressive depth of experience across Operations, E-commerce, Innovation and Loss Prevention.
Lee was the youngest store manager in Two countries for the world’s biggest retailer and has had an accelerated career within Retail.