2017-2018 Board

Kriti Dewan

Kriti Dewan is a Marketing professional with a passion for Arts and Culture. She has an MBA degree in Marketing and Finance and leads the festival’s Marketing & Sponsorship strategy. She has served as a Board Director for the Diwali Celebration Society since 2011 and has been part of the...

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Sahil Bhrany

A recent resident of Vancouver, this is Sahil’s second year with Diwali Fest. Currently working in the Financial industry as an investment representative with QTrade. Sahil brings his analytical & technical skills and share his expertise in website development for the festival.  Diwali has always been a big part of life...

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Chirag Vesuvala

Chirag was born in India but grew up in Dubai. Growing up in a Parsi household, he has celebrated Diwali as a time to go house-hopping – from one friend’s house to the next – catching up and stocking up on Mithai (sweets)! Chirag brings an outside perspective to the...

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Gurdeep Birdi

Gurdeep has been an IT professional for more than 20 years and has been doing numerous amounts of volunteer work with government organizations as well as with numerous spiritual organizations. He is a life-long learner and a self-proclaimed ‘one of the original foodies’. He is also a strong believer in...

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