Chief Grey Cup & Events Officer
Canadian Football League

Duane Vienneau brings over 30 years of experience in the national and international sport, entertainment and facility management industry to his role in helping create the Canadian Football League’s most prestigious and memorable national event – the Grey Cup and Grey Cup Festival.

No stranger to the CFL, Vienneau most recently served as Executive Director of the 2018 Grey Cup. Prior to that, he was Executive Director of the 2010 Grey Cup Festival and was vice President of Marketing and Brand Management for two seasons (2011-2012) with the Edmonton Eskimos Football Club.

With a passion for both sports and building new events, prior to joining the 2018 Grey Cup, Vienneau was President and CEO of the ATB Tour of Alberta (2012-2017), Canada’s largest professional cycling race. As President of the Edmonton Rush Lacrosse Club (2005-2009), Duane’s innovative leadership skills assisted in creating brand awareness of this start-up franchise.