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/ Strategy
Bridget Hoffer

Bridget Hoffer

Co-Founder/ Strategy

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/Integrated Marketing
Katie Pringle

Katie Pringle

Co-founder/Integrated Marketing

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 Account Manager
Tracy Collier

Tracy Collier

Senior Account Manager

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.

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.

Danielle McKay

As Marigold's Marketing and Communications Coordinator, Danielle executes marketing & PR and profile building for all internal brands and Marigold’s senior leadership. Daniel...Read More

Danielle McKay

Marketing & Communications Coordinator
Danielle McKay

Danielle McKay

Marketing & Communications Coordinator

As Marigold's Marketing and Communications Coordinator, Danielle executes marketing & PR and profile building for all internal brands and Marigold’s senior leadership. 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.

Ada Lovelace Rampersaud

A recent addition to the Marigold team, Ada brings forth exceptional knowledge in public relations to help clients cultivate positive relationships and build reputation. A strategi...Read More

Ada Lovelace Rampersaud

Jr. Account Coordinator
Ada Lovelace Rampersaud

Ada Lovelace Rampersaud

Jr. Account Coordinator

A recent addition to the Marigold team, Ada brings forth exceptional knowledge in public relations to help clients cultivate positive relationships and build reputation. A strategic thinker with a creative mind, Ada is passionate about planning, developing and executing effective public relations strategies to offer innovative solutions that deliver long-term results.

Having attended one of Canada’s leading institutions for public relations, Ada is a well-rounded practitioner who is experienced in event planning, public speaking, research and planning, media relations, and marketing communications, and possesses a high degree of social and traditional media literacy. She’s worked with the Pride Toronto Communications Team to help organize the first WorldPride festival in North America and has also delivered a number of public speeches to support fundraising and brand awareness initiatives for Big Brothers and Big Sisters Toronto.

Walter Cho

As Marigold Marketing & PR’s Finance Support Planner, Walter helps support cashflow strategies and budgets.
Maintaining and creating reports to ensure fluidity in a...Read More

Walter Cho

Finance Support
Walter Cho

Walter Cho

Finance Support
As Marigold Marketing & PR’s Finance Support Planner, Walter helps support cashflow strategies and budgets.
Maintaining and creating reports to ensure fluidity in administrative business and information in the pipeline. With 4 years of banking experience in TD and a current role as an Associate Advisor for FundEX Investments, Walter provides exceptional analytical services to support budgeting and forecasting.
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

Community Coordinator
Tarra Miller

Tarra Miller

Community Coordinator

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.

Partners

Erin Gratton

Erin Gratton is an accomplished Human Resources leader and educator, national accredited as a certified HR leader and an expert in the cannabis space. Gratton and her company, High...Read More

Erin Gratton

Human Resources
Erin Gratton

Erin Gratton

Human Resources

Erin Gratton is an accomplished Human Resources leader and educator, national accredited as a certified HR leader and an expert in the cannabis space. Gratton and her company, High Values has been brought on by Marigold to provide neutral HR support for its team members and leaders needing assistance with complex HR issues that might arise, and policies, including reporting incidents of harassment and discrimination, including at offsite events.

High Values specializes in cannabis workplace education by implementing initiatives that include reviewing and updating policies so they are reflective of modern human rights and safety requirements, deploying leader and employee cannabis and impairment education with equal emphasis and examining organizational processes.

Hannah Unterschultz

Hannah is a recent Communications graduate, and is super excited to join the Marigold team as their Calgary-based event representative. Hannah is no stranger to special events, hav...Read More

Hannah Unterschultz

Events & Community Support
Hannah Unterschultz

Hannah Unterschultz

Events & Community Support

Hannah is a recent Communications graduate, and is super excited to join the Marigold team as their Calgary-based event representative. Hannah is no stranger to special events, having worked in hospitality for several years, and loves connecting with consumers and customers in person at various events in Western Canada.

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!

Paul Jurkovic

Paul has over 12 years of experience building award-wining creative for a wide range of clients. His specialties include brand development, creating engaging marketing campaigns an...Read More

Paul Jurkovic

Creative Director
Paul Jurkovic

Paul Jurkovic

Creative Director
Paul has over 12 years of experience building award-wining creative for a wide range of clients. His specialties include brand development, creating engaging marketing campaigns and designing results-driven digital experiences. Paul has worked with clients ranging from small business to top global brands including those in cannabis, finance, retail, e-commerce and healthcare.
As a certified user experience specialist, Paul combines his attention to brand with a customer-centric approach to empower clients, and their customers, to be successful online.
Paul brings his passion for great design to every project by providing thought leadership to his teams and clients through research, design thinking, and insights on the latest trends.
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 Design
Philip Cole

Philip Cole

Graphic 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.