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Howard has close to 35 years experience as a Club Manager, Talent Developer and Booking Agent. His passion for comedy and his extensive experience helps to make Howard one of the most respected talent agents in the country. Howard is responsible for booking all corporate events as well as all public shows in Eastern Ontario and Quebec. Howard currently resides in Ottawa where he also manages the local Yuk Yuk's club and has developed one of Canada's most successful New Talent Nights for over 25 years, with past alumni including Norm MacDonald, Jeremy Hotz and Jon Dore.
After 25 years of being a Stand Up Comic with Yuk Yuk’s, touring all over the world in venues big and small, live and on TV, Tony Krolo needed to sit down. So he joined Head Office and became our Corporate and Festival Booker. Having worked with every Comic on our Roster and having done every type of gig imaginable, Tony knows exactly who would be right for your function. Feel free to use his knowledge to your benefit.
Phone: 1-800-899-9136 x2249
Alex Ross enjoyed 15 years of working in Canadian broadcasting production and learned his best skill was producing talent. After working with almost every major broadcaster Alex became a freelance podcasting producer. Alex created Toronto's premier independent podcast network "Never Sleeps Network", and created more opportunities to produce comedians during the podcast boom of the '10s. The last 4 years have been spent producing the largest quantity of comedy shows in Canada as the national sales director for Mark Breslin's Yuk Yuk's Funny Business Inc. Alex's dream of being a talent agent has come true working with the largest talent roster in the country with over 100 comedians, magicians, hypnotists, and improv troupes. Alex has been nominated for a Canadian Comedy Award, is a two-time Toronto WebFest nominee, and he's been a JUNO Awards judge for the best comedy album multiple times.
Kathleen joined Funny Business Inc. after having worked at the Ottawa Yuk Yuk's as the Club Manager for five years. Her knowledge of the comedians allowed her to effortlessly make the transition into Booking Agent for Northern Ontario. A northern gal herself, Kathleen will help you make your bash a smash, assist with fundraising ideas and spice up your corporate events!
Phone: (613) 406-9705
Francois is originally from Northern Ontario, however, presently calls Prince Edward Island home.
Teacher by day…comedy agent by night! Tracey joined the Yuk Yuk’s team as a club co-manager in 2007 when she had nothing better to do on her summer vacation. She enjoyed the laughs so much, that she climbed the Funny Business ladder and became Atlantic Canada’s booking agent in March, 2010.
If you are looking for a new fundraising idea or don't know how to spice up your corporate event, contact Tracey, your Atlantic Canada Agent for more details: firstname.lastname@example.org