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Canada’s Marketing Hall of Legends postponed
AMA Toronto suspends event due to COVID-19 crisis
Canada’s Marketing Hall of Legends postponed

Toronto, March 31, 2020 – In response to the COVID-19 crisis, Canada’s Marketing Hall of Legends (CMHOL) has been postponed until a safer, more appropriate time later in the year. The Toronto chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA Toronto), which runs CMHOL, has suspended all planned professional development, networking and award show activities until at least April 30, 2020.

The CMHOL Dinner, originally to be held on April 28, is being rescheduled. Likewise, the 2020 Legend Award winners will be officially announced at a later date. 

AMA Toronto remains committed to Canada’s Marketing Hall of Legends and expanding its recognition of inductees through its Legendary Leadership Event Series to help the marketing community share knowledge and promote business excellence within the profession. Updates about the CMHOL, as well as other events and programming, will be provided by the AMA on its websites, email, and social media platforms.

The 2020 Presenting Sponsor for Canada’s Marketing Hall of Legends is Architech, an innovative Toronto-based enterprise software and cloud services firm that has been helping businesses to digitally transform and realize the power of modern technologies.

About Canada’s Marketing Hall of Legends (CMHOL)

Founded in 2004, Canada’s Marketing Hall of Legends honours Canadians who have dedicated their lives to the pursuit of excellence in the field of marketing. The award, created to spotlight the stories, people and brands behind Canada’s greatest marketing successes, recognizes a noteworthy body of work and a lifetime of achievements. Nominations for induction are held annually. An independent selection committee of top marketing professionals evaluates each year’s list of nominees.

About AMA Toronto

The Toronto Chapter of the American Marketing Association (AMA) is a not-for-profit community of volunteer marketers who have been creating opportunities for personal and business growth for more than 60 years in Canada. The AMA, with more than 20,000 members and 70 chapters across North America, is the largest marketing association in the world serving organizations and individuals who practice, teach and study marketing. To learn more about the Toronto chapter of the AMA visit

For further information please contact:

Robert MacLean
VP, Public Relations, AMA Toronto
(416) 817-4259