Speaker Series, Portfolio Review & Networking Reception
April 3, 2013
Episode Two of AdTLC pits Anthony Kalamut against Jon Finkelstein, Interactive Creative Director at Grip Limited in Toronto.
Jon’s the ultimate disciple of interactive. He started Grip’s interactive unit from zero, and now oversees a 75-person team with annual turnover of $12 million. Shabby? Hardly.
Jon speaks with Anthony Kalamut on Wednesday, April 3 at 6:30 P.M.
Jon Finkelstein, Partner/Creative Director, Grip Limited
Jon has been an Interactive Creative Director for the last 15 years and is lucky to have worked on some of the world's biggest brands, including Nike, Levis, FedEx, Budweiser, Honda, Acura, Expedia, Johnson & Johnson, and Bell.
Jon spent eight years as a partner at Grip Limited in Toronto, and prior to that spent three years as Creative Director at henderson bas. He’s won lots of awards, but would rather help his teams to grow and realize their potential.
Jon is passionate about interactive and harnessing new technologies to create memorable interactions; he is a true believer in the power of ideas. In his spare time, he tinkers with old cars, creates miniature horse tacks for his daughter’s model horses, and shoots endless amounts of photos. When he’s not doing that, he plays drums in a 14-piece funk band. And when he’s not doing that….
April 29, 2013
Join Seneca’s school of Media & Marketing for AdTLC, a day devoted to connecting students with professionals in the Toronto advertising industry.