Proud and loud.

 Your friendly team of storytellers, brand builders,
 movers, shakers, and deal-makers. 

About Us.

Since being founded in 2009, The Agency has proudly served a diverse portfolio of national clients across a range of B2B and consumer sectors. Our proven track record involves successfully supporting their growth goals with a blend of strategic communications, PR, content marketing, lead generation, corporate writing and more.

Some of the notable companies we’ve had the privilege of working with include Accolite, Alberta Innovates, Beakerhead, Burnet Duckworth & Palmer (BD&P), BlueNode, Calgary Economic Development, E2E Energy Solutions,, ECO Canada, Harley Davidson, Hempalta, MaRS District, Mount Royal University, NACO Canada, National Film Board of Canada, PwC, Platform Calgary, Spiritleaf, Surex, Symend, StellarAlgo, The Canadian Medical Association, Virtual Gurus, Xerris, and more.

Our Agents have created strategy and creative for some of the world’s most prominent brands: Rolex, Virgin, Dell, Postmedia, Microsoft, Whistler Blackcomb, CBS Television, and Wunderman Thompson.

The Team.

Arleigh Vasconcellos (She/Her)

Managing Director

Jaime Wood (She/Her)

Head of Strategy

Entrepreneur in Residence

Sean Sandhurst (He/Him)

Head of Marketing

Lorraine Valestuk (She/Her)


Lori Burwash (She/Her)

Senior Writer & Editor

Casey Bohn (She/Her)

Director of PR

Hiba Berrekia (She/Her)

Senior Account Manager

Crystal Finnigan (She/Her)

Office Manager

Rosie (She/Her)

Top Boss

Mackenzie Grygus (She/Her)

Accounts Manager

Kira Hawes (She/Her)

Sr. Account Coordinator

Aafreen Ahmed (She/Her)

Account Coordinator

Plus, our team of experts:

Web Developers | Content & Copy Writers

Graphic Designers | SEO / SEM Specialists

The Agency Inc. Strategic PR, Marketing and Corporate Communications

Knowledge Sharing.

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