Howard Lichtman, LLB, MBA
Howard Lichtman serves as Bedford’s Virtual Chief Marketing Officer through his organization, The Lightning Group. Prior to founding The Lightning Group, Howard was Executive Vice President of Marketing and Communications at Cineplex Odeon for much of his career. His numerous responsibilities at this publicly traded North American movie chain included marketing, promotions, sponsorships, internal and external communications, public relations, and investor and media relations.
Howard has also served on a number of Boards and advisory councils including: The Ontario Science Centre, as Vice-Chairman of the Board; The Toronto International Film Festival Marketing Committee; and the Schulich Business School Alumni Advisory Group.
In addition to his corporate successes, Howard’s educational background includes an MBA in Marketing (Schulich Business School) and a law degree (Osgoode Hall).