VP Creative Director, Toronto, Ontario
After earning a BA in English Literature at Wilfrid Laurier University, Jason went on to earn a diploma in Media Copywriting at Humber College.
In 1999, he joined The Ongoing Partnership, but soon moved to The Marketing Store Worldwide where he won a number of interactive and promotional awards for his work on McDonald’s, Nissan North America and The OLGC.
Jason was then lured over to Publicis where he developed national campaigns for CIBC, Wal-Mart, Kids Help Phone, Airmiles and Alexander Keith’s.
In 2010 he joined GRIP Limited where he developed work for Stella Artois and Expedia. Jason was also involved in re-tooling Bud Light and created their new “Are You In?” brand positioning.
In 2011, Jason joined Venture Communications as an Associate Creative Director, where he developed creative for Toyota, Cenovus and Travel Alberta.
In 2012, Jason joined Cheil Canada where we lead a team as VP Creative Director developing integrated campaigns for Samsung Canada and digital work for Horizons ETF.
In 2014 he was hired as VP, Creative Director at National PR where he developed award-winning social media work for Ford Canada and won new clients that include Coppertone, Dr. Scholl’s, Mattamy Homes, Atlantic Credit Union and more.
Here is currently available for contract and freelance projects.
National PR / Sonic Boom 2014 – 2015
Ford Canada, Lincoln Canada, Health Canada, Pfizer,
Cheil Canada 2012 – 2014
Venture Communications 2011 – 2012
Cenovus, Encana, Travel Alberta, Toyota Dealers Association, Deloitte, Sporting Life, Grower’s Cider, LCBO, Canadian Cement Association and Red Rose Tea
GRIP LIMITED 2010 – 2011
Stella Artois, Bud Light, Budweiser, Expedia.ca
Publicis Canada – 2006 to 2010
Alexander Keith’s, Air Miles, Wal-Mart, Kid’s Help Phone, Kia Motors, Home Depot, Rogers Communications, CIBC, United Way, Ontario Ministry of the Environment, Siemens Canada
The Marketing Store Worldwide – 2003 to 2006
Nissan North America, McDonald’s Canada, Fashion Cares, Expedia.ca, Aids Committee of Toronto, Ontario Lottery and Gaming Corporation, Canadian Tire, Trillium Health Centre
Remote Inc. – 2001 to 2003
Subaru Canada, Molson Sports and Entertainment, Microsoft Canada, Cadbury Beverages, Kroll Worldwide, Canadian Rocky Mountain Resorts, East Side Mario’s Restaurants
The Ongoing Partnership Inc. – 1999 to 2001
Motorola, The Art Gallery of Ontario, The Toronto Star, Prime Restaurants, Cointreau Liqueur, PetCare Insurance, Michelina’s Frozen Foods
Promo Gold, Silver, Bronze
New York Festivals
1999 – Humber College – Diploma in Media Copywriting
1998 – Wilfrid Laurier University – Honors BA in English Literature