Kevin KempckeKevin Kempcke began his career in sports retail, eventually transitioning into loss prevention. He has been with Maple Leaf Sports and Entertainment for 13 years. As Director of Security he takes on the responsibility of corporate security and both facility and event security. Additionally, he oversees the operations of the Air Canada Centre, home of the Raptors and Maple Leaf (NHL); BMO Field, home to the Toronto FC (MLS) and Toronto Argos (CFL); and Ricoh Colosseum, home to the Toronto Marlies (AHL).
In this role, he is the primary holder of the business continuity plan, pandemic plan and crisis management team. He develops emergency plans for all leagues and special events, and is in charge of training and educating 1000 part time staff and over 800 full time corporate staff. He also works closely with both provincial and federal government agencies on training programs and risk assessments.