The votes are in, the judges have spoken, and a winner has been chosen!
First, we want to say thank you to everyone who submitted a video for this year’s Lip Sync Challenge, and congratulations to all the finalists!
After weeks of public voting, we had our special judges offer their thoughts and votes, and combined the scores to present the winner of the Yellow is For Hello Lip Sync Battle 2018.
Congratulations to Centennial College, Ontario, Canada, and the Centennial College Student Association Inc. who produced the video!
Centennial will be receiving a Friendship Bench and program, along with the Lip Sync 2018 trophy. We’ll be reaching out soon to arrange the installation of the bench.
Thanks again to everyone who participated, and to our esteemed judges for donating their time to help us pick a winner.
Runner up: University of Alberta
Second runner up: Conestoga College
Third runner up: St. Lawrence College
Meet Our Judges
Founder, The Amanda Todd Legacy Society
Since losing her daughter Amanda to suicide in 2012, Amanda has been an educator and advocate for
@AToddLegacy, which she founded. She is a global advocate sharing the voice of her daughter and increasing awareness of bullying, cyberabuse, internet safety, mental health and now more recently, gender based cyberviolence.
Senior Project Coordinator, Maglin Site Furniture
Sean has been working for Maglin Site Furniture for the past 11 years in a senior project coordinator roll. He has been involved with The Lucas Fiorella Bench program since it began. Maglin is a proud supporter of The Friendship Bench Program and the difference it has made in the lives of children, teenagers and adults of all ages. Sean’s interests include spending time with his wife and two boys aged 2 and 4 years old. He also enjoys playing sports and listening to music..
Co-host Mackling and Megarry, 680 CJOB
As a father of 11 year-old twin boys, and someone with a long history of battling depression, Greg is committed to ensuring his children, your children, OUR children, all have a safe place to talk about their emotions, and the things we as parents all too often mistake as “essential lessons” in growing up.
CEO, Ehm & Co.
Erica is an author, speaker, performer, producer and award-winning songwriter. She is the creator and leading force behind Ehm & Co, a native advertising/influencer marketing consultancy and the award-winning digital publication, YMC. Erica’s proudest achievements are her 2 great kids, Josh and Jessie, and rock’n roll husband, Terry.
Radio Host, QX104 and Founder, Country Boss
Leanne is a 20+ year veteran of the radio and television industry. In the early ’90’s she co-hosted “Top Ten Country”, Canada’s first country music video countdown show. She went on to become the senior country music writer for the digital music destination of one of Canada’s largest media companies, and in 2016 she was named 2016 CCMA & MCMA Radio Personality of the Year.
Jason R. Barr
Director of Client Services and Program Development Halton, CMHA