JEAN-PIERRE VEILLEUX

Jean-Pierre is a fluently bilingual senior communications and brand consultant who will lead the planning, strategy, creative and implementation of your brand and marketing communications program. He has worked as a senior branding executive with leading agencies, to assist organizations in leveraging the power of brand communications toward the achievement of their business goals. 

His experience spans nearly every sector where he has led numerous institutional and corporate brand design and re-positioning programs. 

He is a graduate of the OCAD University and the Strategic Marketing Management and Innovation in Marketing Management programs of the Richard Ivey School of Business.


DANIEL TISCH

Daniel is widely known as a leader in the Canadian and global communications community. He is Chair of the Global Alliance for Public Relations and Communications Management, the umbrella organization for the world’s major PR industry associations.

Dan is a long-standing advisor to all three orders of government in Canada and has been the lead strategist on branding, communications and stakeholder engagement programs on some of the most challenging issues in the public sector.

Before joining Argyle, Dan was Vice President of Environics Communications, Canada’s largest wholly management-owned public relations firm. Earlier, he held senior communications roles in the Canadian government.

Dan speaks English, French and Spanish and holds a BA and an MBA (specializing in marketing) from Queen’s University.


ASHLEY O'CONNOR

Ashley leads Argyle’s digital team from strategy development to execution and manages effective, measureable programs that enable organizations to build capacity, communities and mobilize action online.

Ashley has developed and implemented online and social media strategies for a wide variety of public, private and not-for profit clients. She has led successful B2C and B2B engagements in social media, email campaigns, loyalty and CRM programs and content marketing, to name a few.

She has won several awards, most recently winning two Best in Class top honours from the Interactive Media Awards, for her work in the online environment.

Ashley holds a diploma in Business Management from George Brown College and 10 years of experience in an amazing range of digital services. 


LEILY SHAFAEE

Leily works to consistently support clients in the government, corporate, and financial services sectors. She is responsible for managing and executing successful public relations programs. Her areas of expertise include media relations, event management, and strategic communications planning.

Leily has proven media relations skills, and has generated positive media coverage for clients in leading national and regional media outlets.  

Her event planning experience and attention to detail are assets to the Argyle team.
 
Leily graduated from the University of Ottawa with an Honours Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and a minor in theatre.  In 2008, she graduated from Humber College’s post-graduate program with a certificate in Public Relations. 


MACKENZIE KELLER

Mackenzie is a communications and design consultant, whose creative flair and visual eye have brought several successful, award-winning client campaigns to life.

With more than 12 years of creative design experience, She has worked across a wide range of sectors, with particular expertise in consumer marketing.She has developed creative print and digital materials, and managed media and influencer relations programs for a wide variety of clients.

Mackenzie holds a BA in Communication Studies, with specialization in Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University. She is also a graduate of Centennial College, with certificates in Corporate Communications and Public Relations, as well as a Digital Publishing and Graphic Design.