Executive Bios

Greg Spievak, Founder & CEO

Greg Spievak is the founder and principal of Reboot Communications, a firm that specializes in creating and delivering conferences worldwide. For the last fifteen years, Mr. Spievak has produced conferences with government agencies and international corporations in the areas of: Information Technology, Privacy and Security, Biometrics, Digital Media, Health, Green Technology, Counterterrorism and Public Safety.

For over twenty-five years, Mr. Spievak served in senior sales and marketing positions in the high-technology and telecommunications industries with companies such as AT&T, NCR, Xerox and 3M.

Greg can be contacted at: spievak@rebootcommunications.com or by telephone at 250.388.6060

Christine Barry, Director, Finance & Administration

As part of a high performance team, Christine is Reboot Communication’s Director of Finance and Administration delivering logistical, financial, planning, and organizational services to Reboot’s sponsors, speakers, advisory committees and event partners.  Prior to joining the Reboot team Christine worked in the e-learning and accounting industries but always had an underlying love for event planning. Additionally, Christine holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Victoria.

Kathrin Smith, Senior Graphic Designer

Kathrin oversees the corporate image and branding of Reboot Communications and is responsible for creating the overall identity of each conference. This includes conference graphics, logos, brochures, programs, signage, PowerPoint presentations, web and email communications, and sponsorship packages.  Kathrin has worked internationally for full service advertising agencies and continues to gain her experience through working as a contract senior designer for high-end advertising and public relations companies. Additionally, Kathrin holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts, majoring in Graphic Design from Germany and has accomplished several design awards within Canada.