Myles Spencer Appointed CEO Of Rugby Ontario

September 27, 2019


Myles Spencer Named CEO Of Rugby Ontario

September 26th, 2019

(WHITBY, ON) - Rugby Ontario is pleased to announce that the Board of Directors have appointed Myles Spencer as Chief Executive Officer effective October 15th, 2019.  During our robust CEO search process, Myles significantly stood out in terms of his professionalism, presence, commercial strategy and deep rugby background.  Myles has a collaborative style and is highly credible as a leader in the rugby community.  His governance experience, deep financial acumen and adherence to the values of the sport will be of great value to the Membership, administration and to the Board.

Myles has superior knowledge of amateur sporting organizations, having served multiple roles within Rugby Canada, including Chief Operating Officer for over six years. He was instrumental in the organizational and commercial transformation of Rugby Canada, developed and implemented Membership management programs and led the design and construction of the Al Charron Rugby Canada National Training Centre project in Langford, BC. More recently, Myles oversaw an existing and evolving portfolio of revenue generating and fundraising events for True Patriot Love Foundation - Canada's largest national charity supporting military and Veteran families. Myles intends to bring all of his experience forward to further enrich the rugby experience for all in Ontario.

Myles is excited about the role and will no doubt bring both an enthusiasm and a deep network of contacts that will allow him to hit the ground running quickly in an actionable and tangible way.

Please join us in congratulating Myles as he takes on this next chapter of what has already been an impressive career in sport.

(Pictured: Myles Spencer)


The Ontario Blues program is the high performance representative program for male and female rugby players in Ontario. Rugby Ontario is represented at the provincial level by the Ontario Blues. The program includes representative teams from Under-15 to Senior in both Women’s and Men’s Fifteens and Under-18 Men's and Women's Sevens. Specifically, the program is designed to develop and showcase rugby players for Canadian representative national teams.


Rugby Ontario is the provincial sports governing body responsible for the organization of rugby in Ontario. Our mission is to establish a stronger identity for rugby in Ontario by promoting the sport’s core values and by fostering a culture of inclusiveness and excellence on and off the field of play.

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Dalton Finkbeiner

Communications and Marketing Coordinator - Rugby Ontario

647-560-4790 x 1006