About Karim Kanji and Gregg Tilston

Karim Kanji

Karim Kanji is a senior digital strategist who understands how to use various digital and social platforms to help brands reach their business and campaign goals and objectives.

Currently, Karim is Director, Social Media Strategy at iNvolved Media.
Since 2010, Karim has worked closely with notable brands such as Jamieson Vitamins, Mark’s, LG Electronics Canada, Muskoka Brewery, Post Cereals, Nestle Canada (Kit Kat, Delissio, Smarties, Purina, Gerber, Nespresso, etc), Dell Canada, GE Canada, Scotiabank, Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan, Microsoft, Wild Water Kingdom, and Palomino Systems Inc.

Karim also teaches Twitter Marketing and Introduction to Social Media Marketing at George Brown College in Toronto.

Gregg Tilston

Gregg Tilston is Vice President of Sales and Operations with IronGate.Wine, an online retailer selling investment grade, vintage wine. Gregg is a technology industry veteran having spent seven years as a global leader with Flight Centre Travel Group (ASX: FLT) as well as holding senior leadership roles with eComm, platform, and mobile application startups.  Gregg previously sat on Hootsuite’s customer advisory committee

Gregg is passionate about Toronto. Everywhere he travels to he tells people about how awesome he thinks Toronto is; the good, the bad, and the ugly (remember the Rob Ford era?)

Gregg sits on George Brown College’s Program Advisory Committee and mentors students in the school of hospitality and tourism.

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Four Random Interviews

While you’re here, check out these interviews that you may have missed.

LU KALA

Singer-songwriter LU KALA’s unique approach to pop music lead her to co-writing a song with DVSN and Stephen Kozmeniuk (Shawn Hook, Dua Lipa, Nicki Minaj) that appeared on Jennifer Hudson’s third studio album. Since then, LU has worked tirelessly at building her career as an artist. Her distinct sound, inventive songwriting and vivacity have landed her…

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The Flyer Vault | Daniel Tate

In the mid 1990s our next guest was criss-crossing all over the Greater Toronto Area helping to promote hip hop and R&B concerts. After collecting thousands of posters, flyers, t-shirts, stickers and buttons he decided to share his treasures with the world. So in 2015 he began scanning and uploading these to the Instagram account,…

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Our Lady Peace

For upwards of 25 years, Our Lady Peace has been one of Canada’s pre-eminent rock bands. Fronted by lead singer and main songwriter, Raine Maida, OLP has sold millions of albums worldwide. They’re still touring and making new music after all these years. Our Lady Peace is currently on a cross-Canada tour with Matthew Good….

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