Terry's Second Book Launches in February

Over the past 11 years on CBC Radio, Terry has covered countless marketing topics, from the origins of modern marketing to how the advertising industry invented the happy housewife. But embedded within those episodes are hundreds of insights and tips for effective marketing ...

Join Terry at Open Event in Halifax

Join Terry Tuesday, November 8th at 7:30pm at the Spatz Theatre in Halifax, as he discusses the power of counterintuitive thinking ...

Have Lunch with Terry This October

Join Terry alongside Janet Podleski and Kathy Stinson for the Bridges to Better Business Conference at the Holiday Inn in Sudbury October 17-18. Terry speaks on day two of the two-day ...

Join Terry For a Live Performance of Under The Influence

Join Terry and the Under The Influence team November 19 at the Hot Docs Podcast Festival for a live performance of an episode from the upcoming 2017 season.

Speaking Dates

Cambrian College/ October 19, 2016/ Sudbury, ON
EDAC/ October 25, 2016/ Saskatoon, SK
Cdn Council of Public Relations Firms/ October 27, 2016/ Toronto, ON
Terry O'Reilly in Halifax/ November 8, 2016/ Halifax, NS (tickets available)
Hot Docs Podcast Festival/ November 19, 2016 at 12 Noon/ Toronto, On (tickets available)


Terry is frequently asked to speak to companies and associations on the power of advertising. A very passionate presenter, he has very unique and insightful views on what it takes ...

Talk To Terry

One of the things Terry loves to do is inspire people to create more effective marketing.
He's often invited into companies to talk about the potential of big ideas and the power ...

About this Site

While advertising and marketing do heave under reams of research, I have always believed that, at the end of the day, it still comes down to a blank page and an idea ...


Before Pirate Radio & Television, Terry spent 10 years as an award-winning copywriter at several of the most creative advertising agencies in Canada ...

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