Welcoming Mary Vallee

Dear BIA members,

Welcome Mary Vallee:
It is my pleasure to e-introduce you to Mary Vallee, who has been hired by the Town of Oakville as their Senior Liaison and Communications Advisor, Downtown Projects.  Mary will be a key support and source of information leading up to and throughout the streetscape project.  She will assist communications with the contractor and keep us informed of all aspects big and small pertaining to the project.  Mary comes with a wealth of experience in this area, only a portion of which is outlined in her brief bio below. 


Mary Vallee is an award winning marketer who's work has been exhibited in retail districts all over Canada. The communications lead on construction projects ranging from two hundred thousand  to over three million square feet, Mary’s experience includes working with BIA’s as the Board Chair in Kitchener, marketing and leasing strategist for East London, Pape Village, Acton, Burlington, and Oshawa, Ontario.

Most recently, Mary was contracted to assist in building the marketing and sponsorship structure for Toronto's Union Station. 

Recognized by the Canadian Marketing Association for national marketing programs, by ICSC (International Council of Shopping Centres) through numerous national and international marketing awards, Mary is a Senior Certified Marketing Director, (SCMD, CRX) of which there are less than 40 individuals in Canada who have attained this level of certification.

Please join me in welcoming Mary.  Mary's office will be located in the former post office on Church street once build out of the offices there are complete.  She's looking forward to meeting you all and will be popping into businesses to say hello throughout the coming months.  Mary can be reached at or 905-845-6601 x 3317.


Sharlene Plewman
Executive Director
Downtown Oakville Business Improvement Area
146 Lakeshore Road East (2nd Floor - West Office)
905-844-4520 x11

Date: May 2, 2018