Kosher Catering & Event Planning

Management Team

Lyle N. Shugar
Vice President

Lyle has a strong customer service background. In 2002 he was responsible for the operation of 11 retail stores; in 2003 he was asked to take over the purchasing office in China and took a leave of absence from university in order to do so. While overseas, Lyle was responsible for the purchasing of over $30 million worth of product. After completing his posting overseas, Lyle returned to complete his Honours B.Com from The DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University. Most recently, Lyle was the Logistics Coordinator for a marketing company called Match Marketing Group where he was responsible for servicing a client list that included the NBA, L'Oreal, Garnier Fructis, Mattel – Hot Wheels as well as many others.

Lyle has also been heavily involved in the jewish community since his high school days. While at CHAT (Community Hebrew Academy of Toronto), he was president of the Student Council and also sat on the Board of Directors. Lyle has also been an important contributor to the Maccabi Youth Games, sitting on the board of directors for the Toronto delegation as well as being a coach for several years at the games.

In 2004, Lyle was a guest speaker at the McMaster School of Business for all 4th year International Business Students. He also served as a judge for the Provincial DECA Marketing Challenge, an international business challenge for high school students.

Scott K. Newman
Sr. Event Coordinator

Scott has been working in client care for several years now. His most recent position was as Vice President of Operations for a flooring business where he supervised all purchasing and operational activities within the organization. His duties included coordinating all shipments for customers along with scheduling and on site installations. His customer base included several commercial clients with yearly revenues over $100 million.

In 2004, Scott completed his B.Com from the DeGroote School of Business at McMaster University. While he was attending McMaster he was the Supervisor of the Allan Gould Trading Floor. This unique trading floor facility was only the second in Canada of its kind. He also served as Information Systems Director for the 25th McMaster World Congress, an international business conference for academics and practitioners.

Scott has been a part of the jewish community his whole life. He attended the Hamilton Hebrew Academy for his elementary education, and then went on to graduate from the Yeshiva Beit Yitzchuk.