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Ainsleigh B.

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  • Joined October 2015

Alumna, Western University (MIT, Writing). Marketing (The Next 36). Blogger (Against The Grain).

  • Toronto, ON, Canada
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Ainsleigh B.
Toronto, ON, Canada

Worked with



Content Copywriting Social Media SEO Strategy



I began my academic internship with The Next 36 in Summer 2014, and was hired on full time as Marketing Coordinator halfway through. Since then, I've been lucky to work with a lean, dynamic team transforming the face of Canadian entrepreneurship.

Work history

Marketing Coordinator
On a small marketing team of two, I wear many hats. I am responsible for managing our social media and web presence, curating and creating content for web and newsletters, coordinating recruitment events, and designing marketing collateral.
Camp Counsellor
Worked on a team of 4-6 counsellors at UCV's Time Travellers overnight camp for two summers. Became proficient in directing plays, singing temperance songs, historical storytelling, and performing triage.



Western University
Honors Spec. BA - Media, Information, Technoculture, Certificate in Writing



graphic design social media management brand strategy community building blogging communications infographic design content marketing content creation content curation


Adobe Photoshop adobe illustrator adobe indesign Adobe Premiere Pro Hootsuite Mailchimp Donor Perfect Garageband Audacity Mac Movie Maker Google Analytics Asana Storify Sniply Bitly


Not seeking work


  • Available evenings only


  • Can work 15hrs per week
  • Can commit to 1-3 months


Industries I love

Advertising & Marketing Food Media Photography Tech

What I read

I read blogs to keep up with news, industry, and tech (Pando, Techvibes, Wired, Aeon, New Yorker). I read fiction to stay creative (Pillars of the Earth, Fifteen Dogs). I read French to improve my fluency (Les Colories).

Side projects

Startup Open House Toronto
- Created social media strategy
- Managed a "Street Team" of 10

Yukonstruct Business Plan Proposal Design
- Designed a 70-page business plan for Yukon's first makerspace

Ideal team

I like to work on small teams where communication is paramount. Having two-way feedback channels and a desire for growth, innovation, and optimization are important to me.