With over 20 years experience working with some of the industry’s prominent Retailers, CPG Manufacturers and Service Providers, Brian is considered to be amongst the most influential creative thinkers of his generation. Having spent his formative years as a designer, Brian’s understanding of thoughtful brand strategies and consumer insight drive his leadership at Raining Creative. Following a degree in fine art, Brian studied design & illustration at Sheridan College, after graduating Brian turned his interests to physical spaces and studied interior design at Ryerson University.
James is a passionate creative and strategic problem solver who leads a talented team of graphic professionals. During his over 18 year tenure with Raining Communications, James has been generating effective communication solutions to help a diverse array of clients and partners including Subaru Canada, Bic Canada, Canada Post Corporation, the National Hockey League, Proctor & Gamble, GlaxoSmithKline, West Park Healthcare Centre Foundation and postage stamp designs for Barbados. James also spent a number of years on the client side in corporate retail with Black Photo Corporation as Art Director of the in-house advertising and marketing department.
Equipped with over 20 years experience, David has led many prominent retailers and CPG manufacturers through the creative process. David’s retail insight and focus on strategy makes him a valuable partner in the development of marketing initiatives. Following a degree in Advertising Art from Académie des Arts in Montreal, David has held roles as designer, client service prepress liaison and management responsibilities.
With over 20 years experience as a writer, editor and creative director, Mark brings a unique set of skills to bear on this innovative approach to developing content for clients. He is a former advertising creative director, the former associate editor of the award-winning Driven magazine, and a contributor to some of the top lifestyle magazines in the world, including Architectural Digest, Azure, Black Ink, Departures, enRoute and NUVO.