Posts tagged ‘Edelman’

Account Executive, (Community Manager) Digital

Edelman Toronto is expanding our digital team and is in search of a Digital Account Executive to join our team, supporting consumer marketing-focused clients.  The successful Account Executive candidate will join the Toronto practice of Edelman Digital, the world’s largest …

Account Manager, Digital

Edelman Digital is looking for an Account Manager to join their Toronto Digital Team; the world’s largest global social agency and part of Edelman, the largest PR firm in the world.

As a high-energy, outgoing person with a passion for …

Vice President – Social Media and Media Relations

Edelman Public Relations Worldwide is looking for an experienced Social Media and Media Relations professional to join its expanding team in Toronto, leading an integrated account spanning the consumer, technology, B2B, corporate, health and public affairs sectors. This role is …

Account Manager, Calgary

  • Are you a strategic thinker with the ability to manage all of the details?
  • Have you been the driver on integrated communications programs, delivering exceptional results on time and on budget?
  • Are you known for your spectacular writing, people skills

Digital Media Specialist, Vancouver

  • Are you ready to be on the frontier of the next generation of behavioral targeting, social and mobile platforms?
  • Have you led the planning for large-scale digital paid media strategies for large, complex client organizations?
  • Are you known for your

Account Executive, Calgary

  • Are you a self-starter who thrives in a fast-paced environment?
  • Are you excited by the opportunity to work across a wide variety of industries with local and national teams?
  • Are you known for your spectacular writing, research and organizational skills?

Senior Account Executive, Technology

  • Are you ready to become a day-to-day point of contact with many of the world’s most innovative brands in Consumer Technology, Technology & B2B categories?
  • Have you participated in the creation & execution of fully integrated campaigns?
  • Do others know

Edelman Kicks off its National Public Affairs Offering

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Guests arrive at the Edelman Toronto lobby.

Last week, Edelman Toronto hosted a cocktail reception to celebrate our new national Public Affairs offering. Now that the newly acquired Devon Group team has had a chance to settle into the new digs, it was time to show off our new space and well-rounded offering to invited guests. Government officials, as well as current and prospective clients toured the office, met with the new team and learned about the different practices Edelman excels at.

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September 24, 2014 in Our Ideas

 ”In fact, over the 14-year history of the Edelman Trust Barometer, we’ve found that employee trust relies on empowerment, integrity, ethical standards, culture, transparency and support with strong leadership. And given that in Canada, 50 per cent of people trust regular employees when forming an opinion about a company – while only 43 per cent trust CEOs – you simply can’t afford to lose your most effective ambassadors.”

Lisa Kimmel, general manager of Edelman Toronto discusses the importance of  involving employees in important decisions in her recent Globe and Mail Leadership Lab Series article. Read the full article here.

September 22, 2014 in External posts, Our Ideas

Digital Digest #198: Keep Your Finger on the Pulse

Digital Digest: What Edelman Canada is reading in digital marketing, technology and strategy. Fresh links served up Fridays. This week’s edition of Digital Digest was edited by Meghan SharpAdam WeitnerLauren Gross and Erin Collett.

It’s no easy feat staying on top of the digital world. It feels like the iPhone 5 was justreleased, yet this week, Apple released the iPhone 6 and 6 plus. One month a brand has a commendable digital strategy and by the next, it’s irrelevant. This week’s Digital Digest takes a look at some clever tricks and tools brands are using to re-invent themselves and stay relevant. Read more »

September 19, 2014 in Digital Digest, Our Ideas

Empowering Canada’s Communities

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The new game room at Toronto Kiwanis Boys and Girls Clubs was supported by an Edelman Community Investment Grant and features a new pool table.

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Edelman’s Community Investment Grant program supported 13 Canadian organizations in fiscal year 2014. The grants supported diverse causes, from eradicating hunger and poverty to funding health research. But the most common cause of our grantees was the empowerment of children and young people through opportunities that foster learning and development in unique ways. Read more »

September 18, 2014 in Our Ideas

“Sometimes the solution doesn’t look like an ad and when I met with the team here, I found that people were incredibly smart and eager to cross-pollinate the knowledge and methodology for cracking great creative.”

Greg Bolton, creative director at Edelman Toronto, spoke to Strategy magazine on making the jump from advertising agency Leo Burnett to his new role at Edelman. Read the full article here.

September 16, 2014 in External posts, Our Ideas

Vice President and Campaign Manager, Major Energy Project

  • Are you a senior communications leader with energy industry expertise?
  • Do you have the skills to run a large, multi-faceted communications campaign?
  • Would you be excited by the opportunity to lead the communications effort behind the largest Canadian energy infrastructure

Mud Can Bring us Together

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The Edelman team en route to Tough Mudder.

So I’m just about over any of the nagging pains I gained from doing the Tough Mudder with nearly 25 of my Edelman colleagues a couple weeks ago. Almost. An odd, persistent strain in my upper arm stays with me – a subtle reminder that my body doesn’t rebound the way it did even a decade ago. But while the aches and pains have largely subsided, the positive memory of the Tough Mudder experience is with me as strong as it was crossing the finish line.

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September 10, 2014 in Our Ideas

Building a consistent narrative is critical, adds David Ryan, vice-president, financial communications at public relations firm Edelman Canada. “For public companies the challenge they are wrestling with is how do you communicate with a diverse group of stakeholders…and have conversations on a number of new communications platforms?”

David Ryan spoke to Listed Magazine‘s Jim Middlemiss about how social media and online culture is changing how companies communicate. Read the full article here


September 8, 2014 in External posts, Our Ideas