Agency

Expertise

With over 30 years of international experience working in corporate communications, PR and marketing, The Agency’s team brings a wealth of expertise, know-how, and most importantly a sense of pride to all of our projects.

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Arleigh Vasconcellos – Principal

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Arleigh brings a wealth of experience and passion to all her projects and clients. Working in PR and communications for over 17 years, she has a background in international markets and honed her skills working for global companies including Virgin Holidays and Reed Exhibitions. For the past seven years Arleigh has focused her expertise on the tech sector creating first-rate outcomes for The Agency's clients, working on strategic communications, media training, crisis messaging, and building marketing and PR campaigns.

Arleigh was recognized as one of the Alberta Women Entrepreneurs Celebration of Achievement Nominees in 2013 and 2014. She has an honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from the University of Ottawa and oversees the successful execution of all client programs at The Agency.

Meghan Somers - Account Director

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Meghan has an abundance of energy and effectiveness that coupled with her attention to detail is evident in all her client interactions and projects. In addition, her expertise and skills gained from over six years of experience in the industry make her an important part of The Agency's success. Our 'Chief Herder of Cats', she specializes in developing strategic communications and PR campaigns, project management, and media engagement.

Meghan was recognized by PR in Canada as one of the Top 30 Under 30 PR professionals in both 2014 and 2015. She has a Bachelor of Arts Degree Co-op, Major in Communications from the University of Calgary.

Heidi Gammuac - Senior Content Manager

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Heidi's passion for learning and sharing other people's stories is the foundation of her PR work. Using the skills she learned from her combined schooling in Journalism and Communications, Heidi plans and executes content strategies for The Agency's clients. She also specializes in editorial writing and story conception & development. Heidi has written content for major North American publications, and several of the articles have been shared on social media thousands of times.

Heidi has an honours Journalism diploma from SAIT Polytechnic and a Bachelor of Communications Studies degree from the University of Calgary.