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International Women’s Day Is Today (March 8)

Published on: March 8, 2017
#BeBoldforChange International Women’s Day Is Today (March 8)

The other night on Netflix, I watched Reese Witherspoon in Wild. If you haven’t seen it, make sure you do. It’s the story of Cheryl Strayed, a woman who takes an epic 1,100-mile solo hike on the Pacific Crest Trail as a way to reset her life after a series of tragic events. The trail…Read more


To: You
From: DNA
Be our Valentine!

Published on: February 13, 2017
To: You  From: DNA  Be our Valentine!

Who ever decided Valentine’s Day should be held February 14 was a smart cookie. It’s winter, the days are long and dark, and we’re only half way till spring. It’s the perfect time to scoop up the one you love and hit the town for some fun. If you live in Toronto, there’s dozens of…Read more


5 Reasons to Work with a Pro on Your Next Media Buy

Published on: January 19, 2017
5 Reasons to Work with a Pro on Your Next Media Buy

For a small agency, we’re pretty mighty. There isn’t much we can’t do, but for those areas outside of our expertise, we’ve found great people to work with. One of these professionals is Mike Chornopesky, an independent media consultant who runs Canmedia Planning & Buying. We love working with Mike because he’s media neutral. His…Read more


Pulse Check: The Importance of a Brand Audit

Published on: November 10, 2016

Imagine walking around not knowing if you’re in good health or bad. You also have no clue about the status of your relationships and are blissfully ignorant about what anybody thinks about you. Oh yes, you also haven’t the foggiest about whether you’re doing a great job at work or if your head’s on the…Read more


Our Event, “Building Your Brand—It’s Personal” Was a Hit!

Published on: October 25, 2016
Our Event, “Building Your Brand—It’s Personal” Was a Hit!

Last month, DNA hosted a fun event, Building Your Brand—It’s Personal! We were thrilled to see so many of our clients there and we had a great time mingling and reconnecting. For those of you who weren’t able to attend, we invited executive coach Shoana Prasad of Glenwood Consulting Group to talk about the importance…Read more


Design, Diversity, and Teens, Oh My!

Published on: September 23, 2016
Design, Diversity, and Teens, Oh My!

I have three teenagers. Mostly that means I find it very hard to keep food in the house. But it also means I try daily to respect them as the people they are choosing to be. I was a teen in the 80s and recall it as a particularly ghastly experience. (Does anyone remember being…Read more


DNA Presents: Building Your Brand – It’s Personal!

Published on: September 8, 2016
DNA Presents: Building Your Brand – It's Personal!

  Wednesday September 14th @ 6:00 pm Hudson’s Bay 2nd Floor Yorkdale Shopping Centre These days, it’s more important than ever to develop your personal brand. But how? According to dynamic coach and founder of Glenwood Consulting Group, Shoana Prasad, you do this by exploring how you want to present yourself to the world, by…Read more


DNA Is Growing! Welcome, Daniel!

Published on: August 18, 2016
DNA Is Growing! Welcome, Daniel!

Daniel Valdes is the newest member of the DNA team and we’re thrilled to have such a talented graphic designer and visual artist working with us! Born and raised in Cuba, Daniel graduated from El Alba, the Professional Academy of Fine Arts in Holguin then continued his studies at the Instituto Superior de Arte in Havana….Read more


Dusk Dances: Summer Enchantment in the Park

Published on: July 21, 2016
Dusk Dances: Summer Enchantment in the Park

  Withrow Park August 1–7 2pm / 7pm Nia Movement Workshops with Martha Randall Music by DoubleTooth 230pm / 730pm Dance Performances Dusk Dances is a lovely non-profit organization that brings dance to the people by performing in public parks throughout the city. This season kicks off at Toronto’s glorious Withrow Park the first week…Read more


We love our work…but winning awards is nice, too!

Published on: July 7, 2016
We love our work…but winning awards is nice, too!

We’re fortunate here at DNA to do what we love but when we win an award for doing something for a client as amazing as Delisle Youth Services (DYS)… well, that’s just the cherry on the sundae! Winner of the APEX 2016 Award for Publication Excellence! We’ve been fortunate to work with DYS for many…Read more