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 things 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.

Four Random Interviews

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

Bree Taylor

Bree Taylor is a singer-songwriter based out of Streetsville, Mississauga. This is Episode #149 of the Welcome! podcast. Bree Taylor started singing at the age of 6 in a choir Bree attended the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Music and then went to the Oakville Academy for the Arts Her first single was called “Broken Dreams”…

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U.N. Jefferson | Ajay Massy and Justin Abedin

Welcome To The Music presents U.N. Jefferson in a unique intimate and interactive event. Ajay Massey and Justin Abedin sat down for an intimate conversation with Gregg Tilston and Karim Kanji before performing an interactive concert at Radical Road Brewery. U.N Jefferson is a 9 piece Modern Soul band from Toronto known for their highly…

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Dave Bidini | West End Phoenix Founder and Editor – Rheostatics Founding Member

Rheostatics front man and West End Phoenix editor and founder, Dave Bidini joins Karim and Gregg to discuss; Dave’s memories of Neil PeartNeil telling Dave about how much he liked Rheostatics and whether Dave had ever heard of them beforeLife as a member of this RheostaticsWest End Phoenix the independent newspaperDave’s love of writing since…

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