In episode 159 of The Business Leadership Podcast, our host Edwin Frondozo speaks with Mary Aduckiewicz, CEO at Denninger’s Foods of the World and Christina Vandoremalen, VP, Business Deposits & Treasury Solutions at RBC to discuss how Canadian businesses can plan for recovery and gain a competitive edge with real-time market insights.  

Mary Aduckiewicz, Chief Executive Officer at Denninger’s, was born, raised and continues to reside in Hamilton, Ontario. With a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Toronto and an MBA in Finance at The Wharton School, Mary has held increasingly senior financial roles in various industries over the years, which lead to her role as CEO of Denninger’s in 2016. She is also a Chartered Professional Accountant. Mary’s hobbies and interests include being a choir member, golfing, curling, playing bridge and travelling.

Christina is VP Business Deposits & Treasury Services at RBC with overall responsibility for growing market share of the Business deposit portfolio as well as developing the strategic vision delivering market leading digital solutions in cash management, deposits, payments, and trade. Christina joined RBC in 2006 as part of RBC’s Graduate Leadership Program and completed four six-month rotations across a number of RBC’s platforms. Since then, Christina has held progressively senior roles in Sales, Enterprise Strategy, Business Financial Services Strategy and Regional Banking. Prior to her time at the bank she spent 4 years with IBM Canada and 1 year with Canada Mortgage & Housing Corporation in various financial roles. Christina holds an Honours Bachelor of Commerce degree from Queen’s University and an MBA from McGill University. She is also a Chartered Professional Accountant.

What You Will Learn From This Episode

  • What’s driving interest for retail businesses in analytics
  • How using RBC Insight Edge impacted Denninger’s
  • Why RBC recently launched a tool to help clients tap into and access the benefits of big data
  • How RBC Insight Edge cab help small businesses receiver from the pandemic




Small to medium retail business clients interested in learning more can contact their RBC business advisor, and commercial clients can sign up at

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