NEVER NOT LEADING THE DIGITAL EVOLUTION.
What we do
Simply put, if it lives on a screen in the digital world,
we build it.
We’re here to help you strategically navigate challenges, innovate around opportunities, and elevate how internal and end-users connect with your brand. If it happens in the digital space, we’ve got you covered.
Thrillworks learned early on how to harness the power of the internet. If you treat it like an operating system, it can become a tool used to create experiences that bring people together. Here's the thing, those experiences need to have more than just a cool factor, they must be useful to users at every stage and add value to their lives. Together, this knowledge has helped us continue to solve everyday problems and connect people through the power of the world wide web.
By combining these learnings with uncommon service, an agile approach, and a readiness to always be prepared for what comes next, we can provide today’s answers to tomorrow’s question.
An entrepreneur at heart, Jay began his career as a structural engineer before founding Thrillworks. Since opening the doors, he has been played many roles from sole proprietor to partner, managing director, coach, and now CEO. A firm believer in self-improvement, Jay’s motto that, “You need to capitalize on opportunities others don’t see because they’ve become too comfortable or scared, or both, to see them,” is a driving force behind everything Thrillworks does.
Kamal has been in leadership roles in digital agencies like Critical Mass, Klick Health, Normative and Rangle for the past 20 years. A veteran of the marketing industry with a client list that includes Mercedes Benz, Rolex, Citigroup, Nissan, Infiniti Global, Valvoline, Michelin, FOX News, Rogers, Salix Pharmaceuticals, Baxter International, and Roche.
Julie BattenSVP Growth
Julie is a digital native with 15+ years in technology-focused professional services, consulting, and agency environments. Having worked around the world from Japan to Europe, USA, and finally back home to Canada, Julie brings a wealth of experience across industry verticals including financial services, healthcare and pharmaceuticals, retail, and business to business. During that time she has lead everything from SEO/SEM to digital media, digital strategy, new business development, client services, delivery, and operations.
Casey SheahanDirector of Corporate Services
Casey has over 20 years of experience in information technology. Prior to joining Thrillworks, he led teams in printing, pharmaceuticals, online gaming, and financial transaction processing where he helped build and mature QA processes as a technical project manager. After formalizing the QA process at Thrillworks, he transitioned into operations where he plays a pivotal role in the growth and infrastructure of the agency.
What’s on our mind? Have a read and find out.
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Going with the Flow of Human Behaviour ▸
Behaviour is analog. While that might sound counter-intuitive for advice on digital strategy, it better reflects how culture is constantly shifting and evolving.
Article | General
Ask Me Anything ▸
We developed a tool using NodeJS + Socket.io to allow Thrillworkers to submit questions in meetings and throughout their week. We call it Ask Me Anything.