Loop Media Group has established an ever growing group of strategic advisors to help shape the future of our organization and expand our opportunities for growth.


Larry PoLlock

Larry retired in 2013 from the Canadian Western Bank after 23 years as CEO.

During his illustrious career, CWB assets grew from $400 million to $18 billion, shareholders saw impressive average annual returns of 17.5%, and the bank enjoyed 100 straight quarters of profitability. Larry created shareholder value while building Canada’s only new significant bank in the last 150 years. 

Mark Payne

Mark has 25 years of experience leading early-stage and rapidly growing companies in Europe and North America.

Mark was previously the CEO of the BC Innovation Council reporting directly to the premiere and later co-founded Fresh Grade, a platform developed to connect teachers and parents.  Mark has played a key role in Loop Media Group helping set the stage for growth from very early on.

Cliff Shillington

Cliff has been involved in the franchising and marketing business for over 32 years both as a franchisee and a franchisor.  

Cliff has opened, operated and sold his own franchises before and after he worked corporately as Senior VP for Remax with roles in Western Canadian expansion, North American growth before being promoted to head up international growth out of Denver for Remax.

Patrick La forge

Patrick was past President of the Edmonton Oilers Hockey Club & COO of Oilers Entertainment Group. He has also served as Governor of WHL, AHL, ECHL; Vice President of Molson Coors, President Alpine Canada and, Director of Marketing at CP Rail.

Patrick has been named one of Alberta’s 50 most influential people and is the recipient of the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal.