We are an ensemble of really great marketers who believe that great marketing does not have to cost a fortune. We’ve been there. We’ve done that at some of Canada’s top advertising agencies for some of Canada’s leading brands. We know the “game” and refuse to play it. We treat our clients as partners always aiming to ensure that we provide maximum value for their marketing dollars.
Managing Partner & Media Director
With over 25 years in direct response, brand response and direct marketing, Pam is considered one of Canada’s foremost experts in response driven, ROI focused ad campaigns.
She was responsible for creating “Response Media” divisions for Cossette Communications (1999) and MacClaren MRM (2006). She’s developed and managed campaigns for many of Canada’s top brands including RBC, Lifescan, Canadian Home Income Plan, Dell Computers, Scotiabank and more. In 2000 while at Cossette, she led the response media launch for Bell’s Sympatico High Speed Internet and ExpressVu.
More recently, Pam returned to her client side roots. Leading the very successful launch of the Revitive Circulation Booster and Ultralieve Pro for Actegy. Revitive was one of the most successful new product launches in Canadian Pharmacy history.
In 2014 Pam founded Ensemble Media Solutions with partner Angus Robbie. Ensemble is really about working “together” with smaller clients to achieve great marketing that doesn’t break the bank. Ensemble clients include: BIOS Medical, Direct Alert, Apnea RX, LivRelief, and MedicAlert Foundation of Canada.
Partner & Creative Director
With a trifecta of graphic design, producing, and editing experience for (CBC and Global Television) plus a tonne of other neat stuff such as press relations, writing, photography and communications, Meredith is media octopus.
“I love what I do, and it shows. It is evident in the work I create but also in the rich relationships that have developed and thrived in my many years in the industry.Be it a community television show, a web series, an international documentary or an advertisement for a head of lettuce— I believe every project deserves to be well made. I love taking my work to the next level and surprising my clients with so much more than expected.”
Meredith has worked with international companies and non-profits such as Brother, Plan International Foundation and Save the Children Foundation.
You never know where good solid creative work will take you, but you always know it’s somewhere amazing.
Partner – Creative & New Business
Entrepreneurial by nature, Angus co-founded Keen Communications, one of Canada’s original digital audio production companies in the early 1980’s, serving clients like Alliance-Atlantis, TMN, Labatt’s, McDonald’s, Molson, Nelvana and Toyota.
After a brief hiatus in motor racing, Angus went on to found Snuffbox, a leading supplier of interactive online solutions to notable brands and companies such as P&G, Schick, Trident, Kellogg’s, Heinz, the Royal Ontario Museum and the Ontario Association of Architects.
Angus co-founded Ensemble Media Solutions with Pamela Gareau adding his extensive knowledge of production, digital and social media to the mix. He thrives at the convergence of strategy, creativity and technology possibilities. Helping to craft campaigns that reach across platforms, content types and consumer touch points to bring results for their clients.
Partner & Account Director
With over 10 years experience in business administration and project management, Amanda is the glue that holds the team together. Look for Amanda in her debut acting role in our Bios Glider Spot, where she jumped in at the last minute when the hired talent couldn’t make it.