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Sunnybrook Foundation Mid Level Giving Program

client
Sunnybrook Foundation
objective
Recognize mid-level donors to build relationships and revenue

concept
Original Wilket Creek work of art as key design element. Detailed program benefits for members

results
Clarity of positioning and impactful creative
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Understanding the competitive environment and an intimate client-agency working relationship helped create a donor centric program to drive results

VitalAire Gold Standard In-Branch Branding

 
client
VitalAire Canada Inc.
objective
Develop in branch point of sale material to strengthen and reinforce VitalAire’s leadership
concept
Impactful posters with key brand messages and flexible lug-ons with secondary messaging to promote marketing or branch activities
results
Well received and executed by branches. Enhanced décor while strengthening the brand-client relationship
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Sourced an easy to install and use frame and communicated clearly with staff to ensure branch compliance


Sunnybrook Foundation Affirmation Acquisition

 
client
Sunnybrook Foundation
objective
Acquire new donors and build revenue
concept
A campaign including life affirming value added premiums to drive donations

results
Campaign results were stronger than other premium campaigns executed during 2014
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Sharing affirmations creative concept. Strong family of vendors yielded excellent final product


Baycrest Memories Are Meant To Be Shared Acquisition

 
client
Baycrest Foundation
objective
Acquire new donors and reactivate past donors
concept
Design and execute a direct marketing campaign, leveraging new television creative, with interactivity and emotion to engage prospects

results
Innovative creative received great reviews at all levels of the organization
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Ability to understand the target provided a greater understanding of new and lapsed donors


VitalAire SleepTalk

client
VitalAire Canada Inc.
objective
Develop client relationship to build engagement and loyalty
concept
A monthly email series differentiating VitalAire’s unique clinical positioning and providing clients relevant content to help them manage their sleep apnea treatment

results
Open and Click Through rates continue to surpass industry standards after 1 year
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All-inclusive agency approach: creative strategy, turnkey editorial, creative templates, writing, coding, testing, deployment and analysis

Sunnybrook Foundation Renewal DM

client
Sunnybrook Foundation
objective
Drive revenue from house donors
concept
A mailing asking house donors to renew their support in 2014. Leveraged artwork created for print publication to maximize return on investment

results
A mailing asking house donors to renew their support in 2014. Leveraged artwork created for print publication to maximize return on investment
thinkdodifference

Ability to adapt creative across multiple platforms with an experienced creative.

Heart & Stroke Foundation Non Premium Mailing

 
client
Heart & Stroke Foundation
objective
Create an engaging direct mail package to drive donations among donors who have opted out of receiving premium mailings
concept
Interactive outer envelope with eye catching creative forced deep engagement with the message
results
Positive feedback for all concepts presented from all parties involved. Program tested against control and results for both response rate and average gift were higher than control results.
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Strong creative thinking that can work with any budget and develop great communication material

VitalAire Glacial Getaway Data Drive

 
client
VitalAire Canada
objective
Capture email addresses and mobile telephone numbers of existing clients to enable closer future relationship
concept
Offer clients and prospects a contest incentive to share their contact information in conjunction with an employee reward program to drive results
results
Exceeded planned opt-ins 3 months into a 5 month program with double the final expected opt-ins
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Offset the cost of the prizing by negotiating a win-win partnership with Expedia Cruise Ship Centers

Sunnybrook Foundation Mission Acquisition Direct Mail

 
client
Sunnybrook Foundation
objective
Augment donor-base with donation request applied to initiative of donor’s choice
concept
Develop an interactive DM package with an emotionally evocative envelope to engage recipients and a customizable donation experience using stickers to highlight area(s) of interest
results
Consistent response rate overall but higher than expected response rates from external data lists. Also resulted in the third highest donation amount per donor and per gift from all acquisition mailings in the last 3 years
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An innovative creation reinforced by a results-driven marketing approach