Sam Demma – VP Public Relations

Sam Demma is a recipient of Contiki’s top 35 under 35 global changemaker award, an alumni of the Starfish Canada top 25 under 25 environmental award, the co-founder of the social enterprise PickWaste, and a 19-year-old youth speaker. He’s been recognized on national news, delivered a TEDx talk, worked with brands such as A&W, spoken alongside Craig Kielburger and has had his speech shared by Ashton Kutcher. Over the past two years he has spoken to thousands of students across Canada.

He is a connector for the League of Innovators, the emcee of Speaker Slam youth, and the youngest member of this advanced Toastmasters club. From soccer to social impact – Sam is the example of what happens when young people follow their dreams with small consistent actions. For more information visit