As a Creative Director and Brand Strategist, Nick has over 20 years of brand and campaign development experience, in various international agency settings.
Nick’s clients have included Virgin, Vodafone, Goodyear Dunlop, Vidal Sassoon, Motorola, McDonald’s, The Gap, Nature’s Path Foods, TELUS, Mark's, BCLC, Destination BC, Royal Roads University and The Vancouver Art Gallery.
Career highlights include winning numerous international awards for brand development, advertising and communication projects including Advertising and Design Club of Canada (ADCC), Lotus, RSA and Marketing Awards. The pincacle winning Best in Show at the Rebrand100 Global Awards for 3 consecutive years. His work has been featured in Applied Arts, Communication Arts, Luerzer's Archive, Creative Review, Design Week, European Design Annual, Graphis and Graphic International.
Founder, Director of Strategy
Ute is a seasoned strategist with 17 years of brand and campaign planning experience, working with a variety of high profile international brands. Her career started at the Adidas Headquarters in Germany, planning and managing global brand strategies and campaigns. She later joined the agency world at Fitch London. In 2007 Ute joined Cossette, where she acted as VP Director of Client Services & Strategic Planning, and now is the co-founder of Will.
She has led brand and campaign programs and strategies for clients including Vodafone, Mark's, McDonald’s, The Gap, TELUS, Destination BC, Government of Alberta, Travel Alberta, Aboriginal Peoples Television Network, National Music Centre, Vancouver Art Gallery, Sauder School of Business, Royal Roads University, Squamish Valley Music Festival and the list goes on.
Director of Client Services, Nature's Path Brand Ambassador
Noémie is an accomplished brand and communication specialist who over 14 years has worked with and at high profile brands in a variety of industries, ranging from consumer goods to telco and government.
She has worked in several reputable agencies such as Cossette and BBDO, on many major accounts, leading fully integrated campaigns and strategic planning deliverables for a number of clients including Bell, Pepsi, Government of British Columbia, Attractions Canada, The Canadian Paralympic Committee, Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation, BC Lottery Corporation (BCLC), Province of Alberta, Sauder School of Business, Aboriginal Peoples Television Network (APTN), HDI and Taseko Mines, Caya (powered by Telus) and Seva Canada.
Following her passion for health and wellness, she was also the ivivva Brand Director at Lululemon Athletica, to more recently discovering the fascinating Organic industry with Nature’s Path Foods as Communications Director.
Lisa has over 14 years of advertising experience in all media from digital and social, to broadcast, print and press-generating stunts. Clients have included The Egg Farmers of Canada, McDonald’s, Sobeys, Save-on-Foods, A&W, TELUS, Intrawest, Febreze, Arc’teryx, Mr. Lube, Coast Capital Savings, The Vancouver Art Gallery, Children of the Street Society, ICBC, WorkSafeBC, BCLC, and The Stephen Lewis Foundation.
Lisa has won numerous national and international awards for her work including The One Show, Cannes, London International Advertising Awards, Advertising and Design Club of Canada, The Clios, The Extras, Marketing, Western Magazine Awards, and the Lotus Awards. Her work has been featured in the pages of Communication Arts, Lurzer’s Archive and on the cover of Applied Arts.
Lara is a leading ad industry creative with 25+ years of experience working in a variety of major markets on global and regional brands. Lara has worked in every product category. Relevant food package goods experience include Kellogg’s, Post Cereals, Kraft, Maxwell House, Minute Maid, SunRype, Nestle, Coca-Cola, Jimmy Dean, Saputo and Canadian Cheese.
Strategy Agency Report card lists Lara as one of Canada's top ten most awarded Creatives of the last decade. Most recently Lara chaired Canada’s TV Advertising award show, The Bessies, in 2009 and judged Cannes Lions in 2013.
Nicola is a passionate account services professional with 5 years experience across a diverse range of clients, projects and campaigns.
She has provided support in multiple areas of expertise, including brand development, multicultural and brand campaign set-up and coordination, event planning and execution, direct response digital and traditional project management, web production and in-store/promotional marketing.
Her clients have included TELUS, The Gap, TReO, Aboriginal Peoples Television Network, Sauder School of Business, Onni, Rennie, Thompson Rivers University, The Chip and Shannon Wilson School of Design at KPU, Vancouver Art Gallery, Squamish Valley Music Festival, Mac Marketing, Government of BC, TOTA and of course Nature’s Path.