Algoma University

Recently Terry was invited to Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, to participate in the Algoma University Business Case competition...

The Walrus Talks Philanthropy

In November of 2014, Terry was invited for a second time to participate in the Walrus Talks Series. It was a great group of speakers who each had seven minutes to talk about Philanthropy ...

Humber College awards Honorary Degree

In November of 2014, Terry was awarded an Honorary Bachelor Degree in Applied Studies from Humber College Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning ...

Under The Influence: What's On This Week

It’s Terry's annual look at his favourite brands. They may not be the coolest brands, or the newest or the biggest - they are just fascinating studies in marketing. Each brand is successful, each still going today, and each one of them survived because of an unforeseen opportunity.

Speaking Dates

CAGP National Conference / April 24, 2015 / Halifax, NS
Nova Scotia CLRA / April 24, 2015 / Dartmouth, NS


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 ...

Inspire Your Company

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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