Chris Rudge is the Executive Chairman & CEO of the Toronto Argonauts Football Club. He was also the Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the 2012 Grey Cup Festival awarded to the City of Toronto. Prior to this Chris was Chief Executive Officer of the Canadian Olympic Committee, and from 2008 to June 2010 he served as Chairman of the Steering Committee of the Own the Podium initiative. Prior to joining the COC, he was a senior executive at Quebecor World Printing, the world’s largest commercial printing company at that time. Chris is and has been on a number of boards including The Paxen Group Inc., Merrill Lynch Canada, the Vancouver Organizing Committee for the 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games, and is currently on the board of the 2015 Pan/Parapan American Games.