Blue-sky thinker, resilient CEO,
Stewart lives and breathes marketing communications. Throughout his long and successful career, Stewart has led marketing communications for blue chip companies, global integrated marketing firms, and his own advertising and PR firms. He has been a key industry player from the early days of television advertising to today’s digital-driven communications. Throughout all these changes, Stewart has re-invented his practice to remain relevant and forward-thinking.
Brand launches, growth revitalization strategies and overcoming the day-to-day challenge of delivering the business plan have all been at the centre of Stewart’s career. Operationally, Stewart is an advocate of the benefits derived through integration; he embraces business/marketing strategy, advertising, public relations, sales promotion, and direct marketing. His mission this year is to taste test the top wines Niagara has to offer.
Creative communications guru,
PR mentor, shoots right
The best way to see Jeff’s creative prowess in action is to be a fly on the wall during a brainstorm session. His ability to digest a communications challenge and turn it into a creative PR strategy in the snap of a finger never fails to impress, and rub off on his team. Jeff’s vision is the driving force behind PUNCH’s best PR work, and he continues to mentor future generations of PR practitioners.
Jeff has developed unique strategies for some of the world’s largest brands. His creative and strategic approach to PR has taken him across multiple sectors, including sports marketing, consumer marketing, destination marketing, national events and crisis management. What sets Jeff apart is his strategic and collaborative approach to communications and his determination to deliver original ideas to every project. After hours he patrols the right wing for his local hockey team in the winter and chases a round white ball in the summer.