Matt Burns

Business Development Representative

"Why" I work at Sparkrock 

Matt is passionate about helping organizations reach their goals and create a positive impact on the communities they serve. He has seen first-hand the important work they do through his experience working with nonprofits and his strong ties to the artistic community, and strives to help them reach their outcomes more efficiently and effectively.

"What" I do at Sparkrock

As a Business Development Representative at Sparkrock, Matt is responsible for managing relationships with leads, opportunities, and potential clients, and helps develop these relationships as they become clients. Matt also works closely with the Marketing and Sales teams to ensure the proper management and communication of the Sparkrock brand. 

"How" I do it 

Before joining Sparkrock, Matt graduated from Queen's University with a degree in Drama and a minor in Marketing. Matt previously worked at Steamwhistle where he played a major role in establishing their award-winning customer service team. He brings with him years of experience and knowledge of effective customer service and experience in management and leadership roles. 

Matt has also had the opportunity to work as a professional actor in television, film, and stage preformances for 10 years. You can find him performing regularly in improv, sketch comedy shows, and musicals he's written. In his free time, Matt volunteers with his theatre company, Players Toronto, to raise money for many Toronto charities, including the Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation, Ronald McDonald House, and Region Parks School of Music.

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