William Joseph Communications

Resolute in Action. Bold in Manner.

Ryan discovered his business sense and creativity during his childhood. He later refined his business acumen at the University of Saskatchewan at the College of Commerce. His early marketing days were spent applying his marketing talents in a not-for-profit setting.

Seeking to advance his career in the media industry, he relocated to Calgary and co-founded William Joseph Communications. His ambition was to create an advertising agency that wielded smart strategy as a foundation for innovative and on-the-mark creative. From small beginnings, the agency grew to house a diverse team of industry experts. Ryan is passionate about continuing to grow William Joseph and forming enduring client relationships.

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Accounts Team

As members of the accounts team, we coordinate solutions to your marketing challenges. We are representatives who ensure the directives of our clients are understood throughout the process. With a strong grasp of your business, we coordinate the talents of our creative and digital teams to produce powerful marketing that empowers your organization.

Creative Team

Our team turns crafty strategy into impactful marketing. It’s more than pretty pictures; it is total engagement with your target audience. We bring your brand to life and tell your company’s story over a variety of mediums. Your brand is more than a business card, and our creative team has the experience and imagination to tell your story in any environment. Creating something unique, striking, and commanding is a formidable challenge, but success is only as satisfying as the struggle.

Strategy Team

Strategy is never a shot in the dark. Through thoughtful planning, research, and insight, great marketing illuminates the needs of a target market and undertakes a coordinated effort to provoke an emotionally driven action. Our strategy team is skilled at analyzing and clarifying the needs of your market and building powerful strategies that connect you with your audience and grow your organization.

The WJ Bocce League

Nothing builds a great team quite like a little bit of competition mixed with a lot of socializing. From the moment the snow is gone, our offices engage in a rather heated, season-long bocce ball league, complete with skill, determination, and a gentle amount of smack talk. With mixed teams across all of our departments, account managers and art directors go head-to-head against strategists and copywriters in a battle to see who is the champion of lunch-hour sports.   In all seriousness, nothing makes for a better lunch break quite like fresh air, gentle exercise and socializing.  The bocce league is a great way to stretch our legs, clear our heads, and come back to the office a little more refreshed.   Follow us on social media to keep up with the action and cheer on your favourite teams!

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Toonie Bets

Speaking of competition: ever wonder how many seasons Full House was on the air? What about the population of Toronto? Or how many albums Celine Dion put out? Chances are our team has had a disagreement about it and settled it with a coin-friendly bet. It’s a trivial thing, it’s a trivia thing, and if you ever want to join in, just stop by the office. By the way, Celine Dion has put out 11 English-language and 14 French-language albums, just so you know.

Theme Music Days

With the nature of our work, mixed with the rapid-pace of our office, it can get a little stressful sometimes. That’s when our office-DJs take over. While our creative office is hammering out some gorgeous work for our clients, they are also curating the perfect themed mix to keep the office moving. From 90’s hip-hop to the quintessential dad-rock, our themed music days keep the office happy.

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Friday, May 19th, 2017 at 11:21am
Team WJ is growing! Currently looking to fill the roles of Content Writer and Strategist. https://t.co/MNpV4yZ91g… https://t.co/i6xRnvm7X4
Thursday, May 18th, 2017 at 2:14pm
Big thanks to @CaraWolf for kidnapping our CEO and taking him to his first @RainforestAB event! #RainforestABContract #RainforestAB
Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 at 7:55am
We just had two spots open up for our "What is Brand?" seminar tomorrow! https://t.co/z7qAUiozUr Click the link to register your spot! #YYC
Wednesday, May 17th, 2017 at 6:00am
RT @BusinessLinkAB: Ryan Townend @wj_agency ‘What I say about my company is my sales pitch, what people say about my company behind my back…

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William Joseph Communications

We are the difference between momentary achievement and enduring success. Your success requires an agency that offers a fully integrated solution. One that has the vision to see beyond your current borders and the troops to guide you there. With us as your allies, be confident that you can achieve your boldest ambitions. At William Joseph we offer complete marketing solutions composed of strategies, tactics, and designs that effectively tell your story and address your unique marketing goals. Everything from advertising campaigns to experiential design, our team takes your corporate identity and translates it through a wide array of mediums to successfully champion your company.
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William Joseph CommunicationsFriday, May 19th, 2017 at 2:17pm
WJ is growing, once again! We are currently looking for two qualified and FUN professionals to fill the roles of Marketing Strategist and Content Writer. All applicants please submit resumes to info@williamjoseph.com and check out our website for the position details.

http://www.williamjoseph.com/careers/
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William Joseph CommunicationsThursday, May 18th, 2017 at 2:35pm
http://www.williamjoseph.com/clients/enerflex/

Client spotlight! Enerflex Ltd.is a global competitor in the natural gas compression, processing, power generation, after-market services and contract operations market. William Joseph and Enerflex partnered in 2016 and haven't looked back since. WJ is thrilled to be be working with Enerflex on some exciting projects, and can't wait to share all that we have created together!
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William Joseph CommunicationsWednesday, May 17th, 2017 at 4:21pm
William Joseph is proud to be a Gold sponsor of the Fuze Conference. Our entire team was excited to attend the event to learn about new trends and get inspired! Big thanks to the Saskatchewan Professional Marketing Association for allowing our Account Director Lisa to have some time addressing the crowd!
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William Joseph CommunicationsWednesday, May 17th, 2017 at 9:02am
A few times a year our agency turns our focus to innovation. We share what we have learned, review industry tends, do team building exercises and embrace the importance of play. This is how it all went down!
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William Joseph CommunicationsSunday, May 14th, 2017 at 10:03am
Team WJ wants to wish all our moms a Happy Mother's Day. Thank you for all your kindness and support throughout the years!

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