Posts Tagged: Toronto

2014 Dx3 Conference Recap [Takeaways + Photos]

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Wow! It was another huge year for the Dx3 Canada conference this past Wednesday and Thursday in Toronto as thousands of digital marketing, eCommerce and retail professionals learned how to make big ideas happen. (Being part of the Ambassador Program that was created by Dx3 and Boost Agents has allowed me to attend the conference at […]

Digital Marketing Success Story: Airbnb

Posted by & filed under Digital Marketing. is one of the most successful peer-to-peer digital communities acting as an intermediary between people who want to rent out their space and travelers looking for short-term accommodation. Founded in 2008, today it has over 500,000 listings in 33,000 cities and 192 countries. Let’s explore how this company managed to monetize a simple idea […]

The 16 Inbound Marketers You Shouldn’t Miss at InboundCon

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Is your company’s website failing to generate the traffic, leads, and revenues your want?  Join us for InboundCon, Canada’s first  inbound marketing conference.   4 reasons to get your InboundCon ticket now:   1. Find solutions for your specific business and marketing circumstances.  If your branding, search engine optimization, pay per click advertising, social media marketing, and […]

Interview with Rick Jessup, Digital Marketing Strategist

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Today we had the pleasure of interviewing  Rick Jessup,  head of Capital C‘s digital strategy, insights, and analytics practice. From managing Bulletin Board System on the Freenet in 1990 to starting one of Canada’s first blogs in 1995 to public speaking in 2010, Rick has truly grown up digital. Over the past 20+ years he’s had the […]

Interview with Khalid Mokhtarzada, Branding & Culture Expert

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We recently had the pleasure of interviewing Khalid Mokhtarzada, co-founder of the Toronto-based branding and design agency Pixel Dreams. 1. What inspired you to start Pixel Dreams? I started Pixel Dreams because I wanted work to feel more like home, and my peers to feel like brothers and sisters. I truly believe that a working […]

Entrepreneur vs. Employee

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Which right minded opportunist has not thought about striking it out on their own? I currently lead the life of an intrapreneur – One who thrives as an entrepreneur within a corporate environment…perhaps the best of both worlds. My friend and fellow Toronto based marketer Satish Kanwar recently presented at Refresh, one of the increasingly […]