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.


Four Random Interviews

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

Keysha Freshh | Hip Hop's Kid Sister

BIO: Dubbed “Hip Hops kid sister”, Keysha Freshh blends everything you love about the 90’s with everything you appreciate about Hip Hop. Born in Toronto, Keysha found a love for hip hop spending summers in NYC. She was exposed to the culture at an early age, listening to mixtapes her cousins would have. Keysha had…

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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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John Barnard | Director of Bachman Documentary

John Barnard is the director of the new documentary, Bachman. Bachman is a biographical look at the life and influence of one of rock and roll’s living legends, Randy Bachman. Randy Bachman arguably led two of the most influential bands of the classic rock era: The Guess Who and Bachman Turner Overdrive (BTO). Listen below:…

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Kevin Comeau | Crown Lands

Guitarist/bassist Kevin Comeau is one half of the dynamic rock duo, Crown Lands. In this episode we talk about the genesis of their unique yet meaningful name, opening for Jack White, playing in an historic studio north of Toronto, their musical inspirations, the future of music venues and touring, and so much more. Welcome To…

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