Arleigh Vasconcellos

Arleigh Vasconcellos

Managing Director

As the Managing Director at The Agency, Arleigh and her team work alongside their clients to amplify B2B brand stories, creating innovative and measurable PR & marketing campaigns.


Arleigh is a senior communications expert who works with innovators looking to amplify their brand story and drive measurable results.

As the founder and Managing Director of The Agency, she has 20+ years of experience in strategic communications and honed her skills working for global companies. For the past 13 years she has been supporting the innovation and technology sector, helping brands tell their stories and execute strategic PR and marketing campaigns.

Over the course of her career, she has worked with brands and companies like Virgin Holidays, World Travel Market, Tourism Whistler, Whistler Blackcomb, Platform Calgary, NACO Canada, PwC, Spiritleaf, Surerx, ECO Canada and many more. Her focus is to create first-rate outcomes for her clients, delivering strategic communications, PR and marketing, as well as crisis comms counsel.

Recently, Arleigh was honoured as a 2022 RBC Canadian Women Entrepreneur Awards Nominee. She was also a 2022 Nominee for The DMZ Women of the Year. In 2018 and 2019 The Agency won Best Boutique Agency in North America Award (Silver) from Agility PR’s Bulldog Stars of PR Awards. Furthermore, Arleigh was recognized as an Alberta Women Entrepreneurs Celebration of Achievement Nominee in 2013 and 2014.

She holds an Honours Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications from the University of Ottawa.

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