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We’ve been mastering the art and science of brand growth for over 30 years. We’re your creative agency partner and we bring together the most talented minds to shape the ideas and strategies that change beliefs, shift cultures and create real growth.
David Brown

David brings over 25 years of experience in helping organizations develop purpose driven brand strategy and creative expression to drive market growth and brand trust. As the president and founder of Mindshape, David has built a ‘people first’ culture that has attracted the brightest and most talented people to join Mindshape in our commitment to helping clients solve complex marketing challenges and create deeper connection with customers. His passion for connecting brands with authentic and purpose driven stories has earned Mindshape an award-winning reputation for being among the top creative agencies.

David Brown
President CEO
Beth Stansell

With over 20 years of experience in planning and managing key accounts, Beth brings a high level of strategic thinking and team leadership to ensure client success. Her work in helping clients solve complex marketing challenges and map out usable strategies reinforces the value she brings as a trusted marketing partner. She is well versed in crafting brand stories and working with the agency teams to deliver exceptional creative and flawless activation. Beth works across B2B, B2C and municipal accounts to manage national consumer and public sector campaigns. 

Beth Stansell
Director Client Service
Melissa Fauteux

Melissa Fauteux
Director of Operations
Erwin Rivera

Erwin Rivera is a true leader and a progressive thinker who is an industry expert in emerging digital trends and best practices. His 20+ years’ experience makes him a multi-talented digital marketing professional who combines comprehensive technical expertise with a solid set of creative, managerial, and business skills. As the VP Digital and Technology, Erwin keeps his client brands ahead of their competition by developing results-driven digital strategies built on the latest trends and innovations in today’s marketplace. Erwin has delivered big and small digital solutions for a wide variety of clients, for both B2C and B2B brands. His breadth of experience includes work for BMW, Ford, Toyota, Scotiabank, CIBC, Bacardi, Grey Goose, Scotts/ MiracleGro and GogoSqueeze to name a few.

Erwin Rivera
VP Digital & Technology
Fred Roberts

Fred is an award winning senior creative director who takes an entrepreneurial approach to the business of creative. He has led multi-disciplined programs that have won awards across national and international award show.  Skilled in brand, digital and experiential, he’s launched creative strategies for such clients as BMW, ​ROM, Alzheimer's Society of Ontario , Air Canada, Northern Ontario Tourism, TD Bank.  Fred is a believer that smart, simple ideas can make a huge difference in how brands are experienced and loved.

Fred Roberts
Creative Director
Scott Raven

Scott delivers inspirational vision and technical oversight to manage all creative deliverables – on time, on budget, and on brand. With over 25 years of agency experience in consumer, retail and channel marketing, Scott leads the studio with expertise in project management, production and quality assurance. He is considered the “go-to” resource for delivering complex production solutions with ease, from retail POP systems and signage to digital activation and experiential road shows.

Scott Raven
Studio Director
Karen Hodson

Karen Hodson
Account Director
Angela Manderson

Angela brings 20 years of experience in the automotive industry to Mindshape’s Ford Remarketing Centre. Whether it’s project management or operational marketing, she successfully manages various duties that always exceed client expectations. Angela has investigated, researched, developed and implemented standard operating procedures for Ford of Canada’s auction partners, evaluating results and making recommendations along the way to ensure success. Outside the office, Angela enjoys taking part in a variety of sports (both as a player and as a mom), traveling the world experiencing new cultures, and offering her time in a volunteer capacity.

Angela Manderson
Manager, Remarketing Operations Centre
Merry Sadeh

Merry Sadeh
Office and Finance Manager
John Macintosh

John Macintosh
Director, Performance Marketing
Nikki Moffat

Nikki Moffat
Senior Account Manager
Jessica Ferraro

Jessica Ferraro
Digital Project Manager
Mackenzie Harris

Mackenzie Harris
Digital Marketing Manager
Hannah Kastein

Hannah Kastein
Community Manager
James McLean

James McLean
Account Coordinator
Alan Krpan

Alan Krpan
Design Director
Ethan Lewis

Ethan Lewis
Designer
Kim Fricke

Kim Fricke
Project Manager
Sandy Emerson

Sandy Emerson
Senior Project Manager
Greg Jones

Greg Jones
Operations Manager
Alexis Tavares

Alexis Tavares
Senior Project Manager
Alex Morgan

Alex Morgan
Bi-lingual Program Manager
Kelly Pardy

Kelly Pardy
Remarketing Data & Project Co-ordinator
Karen Verrette

Karen Verrette
Bi-lingual Program Manager
Taryn Hogan

Taryn Hogan
Designer


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Our People First Culture

We champion Diversity, Equity and Inclusion for all. These values are at the core of our agency. We believe when our people are given the freedom to create their best work, our clients are rewarded with the best possible outcome. It’s our people first culture.
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