Jennifer Clarke - June 12th, 2014

Thrillworks Celebrates Our 4th Consecutive Year on the PROFIT 500!

PROFIT magazine unveils 26th annual list of Canada’s fastest-growing companies today and Thrillworks ranked No. 153. The PROFIT 500 is the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the Summer issue of PROFIT Magazine and online at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their revenue growth over five years. Starting in 2011 …

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Lauren White - June 09th, 2014

Three Cheers for 14 Years!

Friday, May 30th marked Thrillworks 14th year in the making. And what’s a Thrillworks milestone without a major celebration to honour it by? With a special surprise or two always in store for our beloved staff, this year the bar has been raised into bouncy castle stratosphere! Not only that, there were outdoorsy games a-plenty; …

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Lauren White - May 07th, 2014

Roll-Up Casino Royale

A few weeks ago, the Thrillworks boardroom was over taken by Roll-Up Roulette! Thrillworks celebrated the successful Roll Up The Rim to Win campaign with an epic surprise staff party featuring a casino complete with Black Jack table, Texas Hold’em poker table, a super fun Crown and Anchor Wheel, Horse Race and even Plinko! This …

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Lauren White - April 25th, 2014

Internet’s highest honour – Thrillworks Receives Two Honorees in the 2014 Webbys!

  The Webby Awards honours the best in Websites on all devices, Interactive Advertising, Media, Online Film, Video and Mobile Applications. Being 1 in 12,000 is no small feat but if an agency is going to step up to plate, it’s Thrillworks. This is why we are thoroughly honoured to be Honorees in not one, …

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Lauren White - April 17th, 2014

Thrillworks Springversaries are in the air!

A new month is already upon us, where does the time go? Let’s begin with March radness! At the beginning of the month our new Project Manager Matt Markowiak marched into Thrillworks. Celebrations are in order for Mark Reinhardt, scoring a TW hat trick with his 3rd year as Creative Director, while Interaction Designer, Meaghan …

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Lauren White - February 25th, 2014

TW Februversaries

At Thrillworks there’s always a milestone to honour… hey, we’re celebrating anniversaries every month over here! This February, we’ve got 4 Thrillworkers to give it up for. This month, Ryan Bruce celebrates 7 years with us, although it feels like only yesterday he  graced us with his design wizardry. Ryan also welcomes the birth of …

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Jennifer Clarke - February 07th, 2014

TW Lunch delivered by the Jonny Blonde Food Truck

Thanks to Jay’s generosity and his love for great food, today’s lunch was driven into our parking lot by the Jonny Blonde Food Truck. Jonny Blonde has been on EAT ST. and on the Food Network and they produce excellent quality food. They offer flatbread sandwiches on fresh-grilled, homemade flatbread with a choice of chicken, …

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Lauren White - February 05th, 2014

Playing Cupid with Tim Hortons

We’re having a blast with the on-going Tim Hortons Timbit Me contest. We just love it to bits! There’s no better way to brighten your special Valentines’ day than to send a personalized Valentine bit from http://Timbit.Me.  The Timbit might also be a subtle way to hint that an important day is on the horizon …

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Jennifer Clarke - January 28th, 2014

New Hires & Anniversaries at Thrillworks

Firstly, introducing the new guys! Brad Beaulieu is new to the development team, fresh from Seneca College where he studied web. He joined our team in late December 2013 as a Web Developer. Lauren White is our new in-house marketing copywriter coming to us via high recommendation and has written avidly in various capacities for …

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Arley McBlain - November 19th, 2013

Doing what we love

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An agency doesn’t become successful by working on its own stuff; it does so by doing great work with clients. That’s pretty much been the norm at Thrillworks since I started here nearly four years ago. In that time I’ve been a part of many exciting projects; from microsites to complete redesigns, from responsive sustainability reports to …

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Thrillworks - August 22nd, 2013

Best Practices for Creating Optimized Web Content – H1 Tags

August 22, 2013 H1 tags have a similar function to the title tag of a webpage. Relevant headings help users and search engines understand your content by using applicable keywords and a succinct top-level message for the page. A good heading should speak the language of the audience, catch their attention and offer value. Misuse …

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Jennifer Clarke - July 26th, 2013

It’s safe to say we’re Responsive

July 26, 2013 Responsive Web Design (RWD) is the biggest thing to happen to the Internet since the advent of dancing-baby-gifs. In fact, Google has not only endorsed this as their favoured way of developing mobile friendly websites, but they’ve also gone as far as giving a lower ranking to sites that provide a unique …

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Thrillworks - June 03rd, 2013

Thrillworks Inc. Ranks on the PROFIT 500 for the Third Year in a Row!

June 3, 2013 PROFIT Magazine released their list today and we ranked No. 168 on the 25th annual PROFIT 500. The PROFIT 500 is the definitive ranking of Canada’s Fastest-Growing Companies. Published in the Summer issue of PROFIT Magazine and online at PROFITguide.com, the PROFIT 500 ranks Canadian businesses by their revenue growth over five …

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