Our Team

Bridget Hoffer

Bridget is the co-founder of Marigold Marketing and PR, a communications strategist and brand expert. She has extensive experience in delivering strategic communications, marketing...Read More

Bridget Hoffer

Co-Founder & CSO
Bridget Hoffer

Bridget Hoffer

Co-Founder & CSO

Bridget is the co-founder of Marigold Marketing and PR, a communications strategist and brand expert. She has extensive experience in delivering strategic communications, marketing, and brand programs that achieve results and resonate. Her expertise ranges from developing and managing iconic Canadian brands to refreshed personal brands with effective positioning to ensure relevance and value.

Since 2015, she has been a consultant with individual clients, digital start-ups and PR firms providing communications strategy and planning for business development, expansion and launching new brands. From 2000 to 2014, Bridget was the executive director of CBC communications, marketing, and brand for all CBC English Services. She collaborated with CBC Radio-Canada’s French and Corporates service on national projects. During her tenure, CBC was ranked as one of Canada’s most influential brands by Ipsos. Previous, to her role as executive director, Bridget was director of CBC Radio and CBC regional communications. Before joining CBC, Bridget led the communications teams for the United Way of Winnipeg and the Winnipeg Art Gallery. Currently, she is a board member for Safetynet services in Oakville, ON.

Katie Pringle

Katie Pringle is the co-founder of Marigold Marketing and PR and an integrated marketing expert. She has a deep understanding of the social and digital landscape and traditional me...Read More

Katie Pringle

Co-Founder & CEO
Katie Pringle

Katie Pringle

Co-Founder & CEO

Katie Pringle is the co-founder of Marigold Marketing and PR and an integrated marketing expert. She has a deep understanding of the social and digital landscape and traditional media mix. She has extensive experience in lifestyle, entertainment & kids, with a specific focus on brands that speak to women. As a marketer, Katie is forward-looking, delivers beyond expectation and is always ready for the unexpected. Her peers say she can see around corners.

Before launching Marigold, Katie ran Pringle Communications, providing social media and integrated marketing strategy. From 2014, she worked as the Marketing and Communications Manager for Food Banks Canada where she transformed their digital presence and developed new fundraising opportunities through digital & social media. Starting in 2008, at Corus Entertainment, Katie worked on the portfolio of Women’s brands, notably managing the successful launch of The Oprah Winfrey Network in Canada. In 2012 Katie was promoted, heading up social media strategy for the Television business, including great brands like YTV, CMT, Treehouse and W Network. Previously, she worked on award-winning marketing and PR campaigns in Hamilton’s retail sector. In addition, Katie is a volunteer for Safetynet Services in Oakville, ON.

Tracy Collier

Tracy Collier is a social media expert who specializes in building brand and social media presence for businesses and individuals. She has a deep understanding of how to help them ...Read More

Tracy Collier

Senior Manager, Agency Operations
Tracy Collier

Tracy Collier

Senior Manager, Agency Operations

Tracy Collier is a social media expert who specializes in building brand and social media presence for businesses and individuals. She has a deep understanding of how to help them thrive in the social space. Tracy has developed successful social strategies, plans and content for Canadian and US clients that delivers audiences and meets their goals.

Since 2013, Tracy has worked as an independent communication professional in social media and online support services. She is skilled in assessing and developing successful content plans and approaches to build online exposure for clients. From 2004 through 2013, Tracy was responsible for marketing and managing operations at an information and technology services company.

Danielle McKay

As Marigold's Trade Marketing and PR Executive, Danielle executes marketing & PR and profile building for clients and Marigold’s senior leadership team. Danielle started her ...Read More

Danielle McKay

Trade Marketing & PR Executive
Danielle McKay

Danielle McKay

Trade Marketing & PR Executive

As Marigold's Trade Marketing and PR Executive, Danielle executes marketing & PR and profile building for clients and Marigold’s senior leadership team. Danielle started her career in communications for the dating industry and is no stranger to executing creative marketing while complying with regulations and advertising restrictions. With a double Honours Degree in English and Communications Danielle excels at event planning, media relations, content creation and marketing communications.

Tarra Miller

As Marigold's Community Coordinator, Tarra executes authentic and targeted social media campaigns that drive results. With over 10 years of account management experience in the dig...Read More

Tarra Miller

Social Media Specialist
Tarra Miller

Tarra Miller

Social Media Specialist

As Marigold's Community Coordinator, Tarra executes authentic and targeted social media campaigns that drive results. With over 10 years of account management experience in the digital space, Tarra enjoys the combination of commitment and flexibility that comes with community management. Tarra is responsive and collaborative, and in previous roles managed partnerships with notable brands including Billboard, Universal Music Group and Bell Canada. Tarra has been working with Marigold since 2018 and has developed an expertise building communities for cannabis brands.

Parveen Singh

As Marigold's Account Executive, Parveen supports the development and execution of client brand, marketing, and communication strategies. With a background working across various l...Read More

Parveen Singh

Account Executive
Parveen Singh

Parveen Singh

Account Executive

As Marigold's Account Executive, Parveen supports the development and execution of client brand, marketing, and communication strategies. With a background working across various lifestyle industries, Parveen enjoys the variety and learning involved in public relations. She likes to focus on working collaboratively with teams to deliver results that help brands tell their story and engage with consumers.

Amanda Lockington

Amanda is an Account Executive at Marigold who executes the development of a client’s brand, marketing, and communication strategies. She focuses on creating agile and compelling...Read More

Amanda Lockington

Account Executive
Amanda Lockington

Amanda Lockington

Account Executive

Amanda is an Account Executive at Marigold who executes the development of a client’s brand, marketing, and communication strategies. She focuses on creating agile and compelling communications to deliver results that help brands tell their story and engage with consumers. She is a corporate communications graduate with distinction and honours from Carleton University and Seneca College. Outside of work, Amanda loves to go hiking with her dog, Marmaduke and baking anything with chocolate.

Russell Caffetry

Russell joined Canada’s cannabis industry on the eve of legalization, spearheading communications campaigns for licensed producers. As a media specialist and community advocate, ...Read More

Russell Caffetry

Media Relations Specialist
Russell Caffetry

Russell Caffetry

Media Relations Specialist

Russell joined Canada’s cannabis industry on the eve of legalization, spearheading communications campaigns for licensed producers. As a media specialist and community advocate, he develops strategies that educate consumers and excite connoisseurs.

With public relations experience in England and Australia, his knowledge of global cannabis markets empowers companies to successfully navigate emerging landscapes. Russell relishes new challenges and is particularly interested in innovations to protect the environment.  Previously a freelance journalist, he graduated from the University of Sheffield with a BA in Journalism Studies.

Johanna Coutinho

Johanna has many years of experience within the Communications and multimedia industry, working internationally in Dubai, U.S. and Canada.  Johanna has a Masters in Communications...Read More

Johanna Coutinho

Account Executive
Johanna Coutinho

Johanna Coutinho

Account Executive

Johanna has many years of experience within the Communications and multimedia industry, working internationally in Dubai, U.S. and Canada.  Johanna has a Masters in Communications and Multimedia from McMaster University and wrote her thesis on how marginalized women are viewed through mainstream media through a content analysis approach.

Partners

Baisakhi Roy

As a seasoned reporter, editor and writer with more than 10 years experience in print and online, Baisakhi’s passion is to put out engaging and compelling content for readers who...Read More

Baisakhi Roy

Media & Content Writer
Baisakhi Roy

Baisakhi Roy

Media & Content Writer

As a seasoned reporter, editor and writer with more than 10 years experience in print and online, Baisakhi’s passion is to put out engaging and compelling content for readers who want to be informed and entertained.

She has extensive experience in creating quality content-editorials, advertorials and sponsorship packages, and is adept at daily management of lifestyle and news websites, conceptualizing design, style and editorial for print products and recruiting and managing large freelance teams.

Andrea Hunter

Andrea has been a freelance and contract photographer for over 10 years, beginning as a black and white analog photographer, with a passion for dark room developing, she has now gr...Read More

Andrea Hunter

Photographer
Andrea Hunter

Andrea Hunter

Photographer

Andrea has been a freelance and contract photographer for over 10 years, beginning as a black and white analog photographer, with a passion for dark room developing, she has now grown into a digital artist bringing her images life in a very creative style. She has won numerous International awards and been published in many magazines across the world. Andrea can be seen photographing everything from weddings, families and animals, to editorials, high fashion and fantasy. She is constantly advancing in her career and pushing the boundaries to what she'll shoot next!

Philip Cole

Philip has over 7 years of experience working as a designer for advertising agencies as well as companies in every major industry including cannabis, pharmaceutical, food service, ...Read More

Philip Cole

Graphic & Web Design
Philip Cole

Philip Cole

Graphic & Web Design

Philip has over 7 years of experience working as a designer for advertising agencies as well as companies in every major industry including cannabis, pharmaceutical, food service, fashion and finance.
His skills cover a wide range, from traditional print and packaging design, to UX/UI front end development web & application design as well as motion graphics.
Drawing inspiration from both modern and classic styles of design and art, Philip always aims to create effective and eye catching visuals.

Mimi Bui

Mimi is a creative freelance graphic designer with an ultimate passion for layout design, motion graphic, branding and advertising material. She has over three years of experience ...Read More

Mimi Bui

Graphic & Web Design
Mimi Bui

Mimi Bui

Graphic & Web Design

Mimi is a creative freelance graphic designer with an ultimate passion for layout design, motion graphic, branding and advertising material. She has over three years of experience working for multiple clients/ companies in Vietnam and Canada. Mimi graduated from Seneca College in Interactive Media Design and becoming a multimedia designer has always been her destination.

Imara Tettey

Imara is a creative writer, with specific passions for screenwriting and content creation for entertainment, marketing and advertising work. She graduated from St Mary’s Universi...Read More

Imara Tettey

Media & Content Writer
Imara Tettey

Imara Tettey

Media & Content Writer

Imara is a creative writer, with specific passions for screenwriting and content creation for entertainment, marketing and advertising work. She graduated from St Mary’s University with a degree in English and Creative Writing, and furthered studies at Toronto Film School where she graduated with a diploma in Writing for Film & TV. Imara has over 3+ years of experience in creating engaging copy and content for social media, press packets, print and online campaigns.