We believe there’s too much noise in the world.

It’s overwhelming how many underwhelming messages, notifications, and posts are thrown at us every day. In a world of distraction, getting someone to notice you, and care enough to act, is the hardest thing of all.

It’s overwhelming how many underwhelming messages, notifications, and posts are thrown at us every day. In a world of distraction, getting someone to notice you, and care enough to act, is the hardest thing of all.

Break through.

For 17 years, we’ve had an overwhelming urge to break through that noise. To build an independent agency where every brief, campaign, and person is equal parts common sense and wonder. And in the process, change perceptions, change behaviour, and change the rules.

Cell phone screen image - Ricola Cough Drops

How we roll.

We are a product of our culture. It’s what defines us, unites us, and differentiates us. Our culture is a fusion of four important inputs that create head-turning output.

Smarts +
Imagination

Everything we create fuses smarts + imagination. That simple formula results in work that stays simple, and results that simply impress. And it ensures every decision and idea gets off on the right foot(s).

Positivity
= Possibility

It’s a belief where no egos lead to no limits, where collaboration trumps competition, and where a positive attitude is as important as believing anything is possible.

Insights
that incite.

Strategies need to be grounded in insights that are true and ubiquitously shared. But that’s not enough. The most meaningful insights incite; they drive, shift, or change something.

No smoke.
No mirrors.

The strongest relationships are built on honesty, sincerity, and transparency. It’s how you build trust and a true partnership because ultimately, we’re in this together. #NoBS

The team.

Teammates. Partners. Champions. We’ve assembled a talented crew of thinkers, planners, analysts, and creators. Call them what you will, we call them family.

    Stephen Brown

    CEO

    Garo Keresteci

    Founding Partner

    Bridget Westerholz

    VP, Managing Director

    Aleena Mazhar - VP, Managing Director Experiential
    Aleena Mazhar

    VP, Managing Director, Experiential

    Steve Miller - VP, Executive Creative Director
    Steve Miller

    VP, Executive Creative Director

    Patrice Pollack - Creative Director
    Patrice Pollack

    Creative Director

    Lanny Geffen - Director, Customer Experience
    Lanny Geffen

    Director, Customer Experience

    Charlotte Bird - Director, Client Service
    Charlotte Bird

    Director, Client Services

    Alice Pinto - Director of Production
    Alice Pinto

    Director, Production

    Anastasia Tubanos - Director, Content Strategy
    Anastasia Tubanos

    Director, Content Strategy

    Steven Alegrias - Director, Digital Media
    Steven Alegrias

    Director, Digital Media

    Anthony Mayes - Director of Experiential Production
    Anthony Mayes

    Director, XM Production

    Melissa Beadow - Director, Human Resources
    Melissa Beadow

    Director, Human Resources

    Vanessa Francone - Manager, Marketing & PR
    Vanessa Francone

    Manager, Marketing & PR