DNA is a mid-size, multi-faceted agency that goes beyond the expected. It’s in our blood. We’re versatile enough to handle projects of all sizes. We’re courageous enough to break the mould. We’re experienced enough to know what will get results for our clients. And we’re human enough to have some laughs along the way. Working with DNA will help you think in new ways about your brand and your customers. This is where breakthroughs begin.
Maria is like a fresh brewed morning coffee, always there for you, and just what you need to make the world right. As a founding partner, she’s driven by her keen business sense, innate creativity and commitment to client relationships – the perfect blend for your next project.
An award-winning graphic designer and illustrator, Emmanuel is the creative heart and soul of DNA. He draws on more than 30 years of experience to conduct and inspire our team to deliver remarkable performances for our clients. As founding partner and Creative Director, Emmanuel ensures our work always strikes a chord.
In a busy creative studio, every project needs to be on the right flight path. As our Production Manager, May keeps her eye on budgets and deadlines, and knows when it’s time to make a course correction. Calm, disciplined and client-focused, May makes sure your project runs smoothly, from take-off to landing.
Smart design creates a strategic advantage, and that’s what Jason delivers for our clients. His cool, calm, intelligent style gets results — whether he’s working on a design project or his karate practice. As our Senior Art Director, Jason has the experience and expertise to stand up for great creative that makes an impact.
Mild mannered on the outside and a dynamo of creativity on the inside, Brian helps great ideas and brands to soar. As our Senior Designer, he delivers inspired digital solutions and graphic design. Clients also appreciate his other super-powers: attention to detail and customer service.
Curious and creative, Jill uncovers your unique story and makes it memorable. As a strategist and writer, she tackles everything from brand messaging to issues management – and always finds the right words to engage and inspire your audience.
Creative Strategist & Writer
Paul is a strategic thinker and writer who celebrates the power of the pen to deliver creative solutions for many prominent brands. For example, he named and branded Indigo’s eReader – Kobo (anagram for book).
Creative Strategist & Writer
As a creative strategist and writer, Michele pinpoints the essence of what makes fundraisers, foundations and organizations unique. She devises creative plans, platforms, cases for support, and campaigns that build profile and raise funds.
Sandra has been in the communications biz for many years (who’s counting?) and believes in the power of PR to build win-win relationships. She knows how to find your organization’s positive story and make sure it’s buzz-worthy.
Using an ever-changing toolkit of digital technologies, Chris creates interactive experiences your audience will love. A true artisan, he always seeks to enhance the user experience.
An award-winning senior designer, David’s work strikes the perfect balance: exciting and current, yet functional. His corporate identities, annual reports, brochures, catalogues, manuals and newsletters are skildesigned to captivate and influence.
Social Media Specialist
A storyteller since childhood, Reni helps some of Canada’s largest brands build their online presence across social media platforms. She creates outstanding online content that helps brands reach farther and climb higher.
Tanner is an equal opportunity lover. He spreads joy to everyone in the office, except when he starts playing with his squeaky toy during meetings.