2018 Celebrity Guests

Jerome "the Bus" Bettis - Keynote Speaker

Jerome Bettis

Former Pittsburgh Steeler, Jerome Bettis, is one of the best all-time running backs in the NFL (6th overall in rushing). He was the recipient of the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award in 2001, had a Hall of Fame career and was inducted into the Hall of Fame in 2015.

Bettis is a 2006 Super Bowl XL champion, one of the National Football League’s most popular retired players, the sixth best rusher of all-time and a six-time Pro Bowl selection. Currently Jerome serves as a Studio analyst for ESPN on all their main shows; Sports Center, Number Never Lie, and NFL Live. He is also one of the most sought after corporate spokesmen for some of the largest Fortune 500 companies in the US.

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Jock Climie - Celebrity MC

Jock Climie

Former Montreal Alouette slotback Jock Climie is now in his sixth season as an analyst on TSN's CFL studio show.

Climie teams up with host Rod Smith and fellow analysts Chris Schultz, Matt Dunigan and Milt Stegall during the pre-game, halftime and post-game shows for TSN's CFL broadcasts. A 12-year CFL veteran, Climie offers analysis and commentary from a former player’s perspective, breaking down the plays and key match-ups throughout the season.

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Stuntman Stu - Auctioneer/Co-Host

Stuntman Stu 2018Stu Schwartz began his career as “Stuntman Stu” doing stunts for an Ottawa rock station in the 90s. His career quickly took off, and today he is one of Ottawa’s celebrity morning men on MAJIC 100 and master of ceremonies at many events in the Ottawa commuity.

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