thevoice

IABC Ottawa’s Premier Programming for Marketers, Communications, and Creative Advertisers Everywhere

IABC Ottawa’s premier podcast for marketers, communicators and creative advertisers. Join hosts Tina Barton, Sherrilynne Starkie, Angela Prokopiak and Gabriela Warrior Renaud as they provide expert insights and practical tips with the help of some of North America’s leading marketing professionals.

 

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Our Hosts

Sherrilynne Starkie

Sherrilynne Starkie is IABC Ottawa’s past president with an international reputation as a PR social media pioneer.  She is the president of Thornley Fallis Communications, a leading Canadian integrated communications agency and in the past has held leadership agency roles in the UK and USA.  She’s a prolific blogger, a frequent contributor and, until now,… [Read more]

Tina Barton

Tina Barton loves finding new ways to communicate and connect with people. Raised in New Zealand, she moved to Canada in 2005, following her passion for adventure and new horizons. Starting out as a journalist and freelance writer, she moved into strategic communications, marketing and membership relations for the technology, health, non-profit, and association sectors…. [Read more]

Gabriela W. Renaud

Gabriela Warrior Renaud is an independent filmmaker, multi-talented producer and community manager. She has handled social media properties and multi-media content creation, from film and video production, animation, photography and audio work. She is an expert at growing audiences and reinforcing relationships with online communities. She also has experience in planning premiere promotional and charitable… [Read more]

The Voice Episode 106: Differentiating between IABC’s vision and mission in the Lone Star State

Join Sherrilynne Starkie in Dallas, Texas as she attends the IABC 2017 Leadership Institute!  Ginger D. Homan, Treasurer of IABC, presents ideas for the organizations’ mission, vision, purpose and values statements. And, Sherrilynne catches up with Sara Taylor, regional chair of IABC Canada East, and Jennifer Wah, IABC Fellow and chair of IABC Canada West,… [Read more]

The Voice Episode 105: Algonquin College Communications Dynamic Duo

If Algonquin College is a small city, Cheryl Jensen is the Mayor. Past president of IABC Ottawa and host Sherrilynne Starkie sits down with Scott Anderson, Director of Marketing, Communications and External Relations and Cheryl Jensen, CEO of Algonquin College in an “Ask Me Anything” segment. At a recent IABC Ottawa senior communicators event, Sherrilynne… [Read more]

The Voice Episode 104: Hacking Health (and Communications)

Hacking Health is a global network nowadays. It all started in Montreal a mere five years ago and grew out of a desire to put patients at the centre of health innovations, using technology as a lever. But like many non-profit organizations, attracting the right knowledge base within the volunteer ranks remains a challenge, and… [Read more]

The Voice Episode 103: Internal Communication Management Success with Intact Insurance

ONTRACK LIVE is a unique video presentation created by Intact Insurance to share with its employees its third-quarter financial results and priorities in its five geographic regions.  Host, Sherrilynne Starkie and Karin Basaraba and Jim Jackson from Intact Insurance discuss how they turned ONTRACK LIVE into a Gold Quill award-winning internal communication management. Karin Basaraba… [Read more]

The Voice Episode 102: How to Build an Award-Winning Communications Plan

Caroline Kealey

Former president of IABC Ottawa and host Sherrilynne Starkie caught up with Caroline Kealey, principal of Ingenium Communications, to chat about Caroline’s recent Gold Quill award at the IABC World Conference in New Orleans. Ingenium Communications is a boutique firm here in Ottawa, specializing in strategic communications, change management, and training. Caroline Kealey shares with Sherrilynne… [Read more]