Linda Donnini is an executive sales and marketing leader and has occupied several management positions within the automotive, manufacturing and retail industries.
She began her career in fashion retail but soon switched into manufacturing and distribution of electrical parts. The latter has acted as a stepping-stone in her career, allowing her to build and strengthen her business knowledge. After spending 17 years in the automotive aftermarket, she accepted a role at the AIA (Automotive Industries Association) until she was lured into the corporate world for an office supply distributor. She now works for a large distributor of Health and Safety Equipment, Tenaquip.
Her leadership, professionalism, knowledge of the market and the challenges it poses as well as her commitment to customer service have earned her the respect of her colleagues, as well as the trust of her customers.
Linda is recognized as an important asset for the companies she has worked for and as a driving force in the industry. Her strong business acumen combined with her extensive technical background has helped shape the very accomplished business woman she is today.
In addition to her Concordia degree, she has completed an executive training course at HEC Montreal. As well as being the President of the CUAA, she also sits on other volunteer boards. She has been involved in and has managed several political campaigns and is a proud founding member of the Villa Maria Foundation. Born and raised in Montreal, Linda now resides on Nun’s Island with her husband Mike Wilson, and enjoys the multi-ethnicity of Montreal.