New creative leadership

Brent Turnbull joins the marketing communications firm as new VP Creative Director

April 25, 2017

TORONTO, ON – April 25, 2017 – Environics Communications has strengthened its creative team with the appointment of Brent Turnbull to the role of Vice President, Creative Director at its Toronto office.

Brent joins the team from health marketing agency Klick’s conflict division, Katalyst, where he led campaigns for a range of high-profile, global clients in the pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. With a wealth of experience, spanning in excess of 20 years, Brent will be the creative lead for Environics Communications’ growing roster of clients.

Brent was attracted to the company due to its independent ownership model, reputation for exceptional client service, great workplace culture and continuous innovation.

“This was an opportunity I couldn’t pass up,” says Turnbull. “Environics is an industry leader renowned for smart, creative work that generates tangible results for their clients. There’s a real focus on growth and innovation here, so it’s an exciting time to join.”

Environics Communications was one of the first PR agencies in Canada to hire a Creative Director, further affirming its place as a leading and innovative firm in the industry.

“Brent has a solid understanding of all areas of the marketing industry after progressing up the ranks as a writer and working in various divisions including advertising, broadcast, digital and social,” said Environics CEO Bruce MacLellan. “His leadership, creative talent and strategic mindset will be an asset to our talented team, and allows us to even better serve our clients with great ideas that build business, trust, and relationships.”