We’re a team of designers, PR pros, marketers, and creatives who want to find the most effective solution to your marketing challenge. Not sure exactly what that challenge is? We can help with that, too.


Managing Director


Erin previously held senior communications & editorial roles at Betakit and Sprouter, which was acquired by Postmedia. Erin is a Financial Post columnist CTV tech commentator, and a frequent speaker with the National Speakers Bureau. She has appeared in publications including The New York Times, Inc. Magazine, CNN, & Canadian Business, and was named one of Marketing Magazine’s top 30 Under 30 marketers in 2012. Her claim to fame is being retweeted by Oprah – twice.


Creative Director


Gabriella joined Eighty-Eight before it had a name. Since then, at one time or another, she’s had a hand in almost every aspect of growing it into an agency. Gabriella completed a BA in Drama Studies at York University before doing a post-grad in creative advertising and design at Seneca College. She has worked with clients including Telus, McCain, Boston Pizza, and the Hudson’s Bay Company.


PR Director


Charlene has developed and executed PR campaigns for corporate and consumer clients from household names to new brands and startups. Focusing on brand positioning, her goal is to get the right message out to the right audience, at the right time. Charlene also leads the PR initiatives for Women in Leadership as a board member and on her spare time she also volunteers with youth and seniors with Yonge Street Mission.


VP of Business Development


Fatima Zaidi has experience in business development, marketing, sales, and strategy. Prior to Eighty-Eight, she was Head of Business Development at Rent frock Repeat and was responsible for the overall management of all strategic business development, marketing, and customer relationship activities nationwide. Fatima is a commentator for Global News and was named one of Marketing Magazine‘s top 30 under 30 marketers and brand developers for 2016.


Art Director


Cory graduated from the joint Honours Bachelor of Design Program at Sheridan College and York University. He has focused his career on branding and identity, and has had the privilege of working with clients including St. Lawrence Market, Old Town Toronto, Coca-Cola, and Canadian Tire. He is an avid adventurist and thrill-seeker with a passion for the outdoors.


Digital Marketing Manager


Brittany is a graduate of Ryerson University with a Bachelor of Technology. She previously worked as a social media specialist with The Printing House, where she started as an intern. She enjoys music festivals, movies (both good and terrible), a strong cup of coffee, wandering around bookstores, and she supports the Oxford comma. She also tweets about Drake a little too much.


PR Account Executive


Hafsa is a graduate of the University of Toronto and did her post-grad at Centennial College in public relations and corporate communications. She freelances for FASHION magazine and The LUXE Life, writing about all things fashion and health-related. She has a passion for fashion and social media, and is often found Instagramming her outfits.


PR Account Manager


Morgan handles outreach and strategy for consumer, lifestyle and tech clients at Eighty-Eight. She graduated with honours from Western University and Humber College before starting her career in communications at Rogers Media and GCI Group. After a brief stint trying to become Instagram famous on the beaches of Bali, Morgan came back to the real world and joined Eighty-Eight. You can catch her eating pizza, drinking Diet Dr. Pepper, and listening to Beyoncé.


PR Account Manager


Jamie is a graduate of Mount Saint Vincent University’s public relations program, and completed his MA in creative writing at Cardiff University in Wales. Before joining Eighty-Eight, he spent time at Harbinger Communications on the digital marketing team at Canadian Tire and the communications department of Cardiff University. He moonlights as a magazine editor, and spends the majority of his free time bouncing around coffee shops. His claim to fame is once eating dinner with (read: next to) Ryan Gosling.


PR Account Coordinator


After graduating from Humber College’s PR Postgrad program, Amanda set her sights on working at Eighty-Eight. Eager to learn all things PR, Amanda helps execute PR campaigns for 88’s lifestyle clients. She appreciates the work that goes into good Instagram aesthetic and laughs at her own jokes a little too often.


Digital Marketing Coordinator


Andrea is a graduate of the University of Guelph and has a post grad in Fashion Management and Promotions from Humber College. She landed an internship with Eighty-Eight in 2016 and now helps coordinate client’s digital channels. Andrea is a contributing writer at Kastor & Pollux, Japanese reality TV enthusiast, and lover of karaoke.


Junior Designer


Fatima has a Bachelor from OCAD University, where she majored in Graphic Design. Since then, she has held positions in-house and remote, designing for start-ups and corporations. She also donates her design services to local youth initiatives & non-profit organizations. Besides designing, Fatima enjoys watching horror movies, playing video games, and working on new illustrations.