Allair Media

The HIDEAWAYS Team

Tyler_BW
Creative Dir./Project Manager
An award-winning graduate of Creative Advertising Communications and Media Studies  Tyler’s 17-year career in advertising design began as an agency production assistant at the age of 21.
An Advertising Designer by trade, Tyler prides himself on being exceptionally well versed on campaign and project execution, and he holds an almost religious belief in the power of creativity in selling ideas and products.
Tyler’s work has evolved alongside media industry and now is split between online systems’ design and development and campaign development and design/development for traditional media forms.
Kristi-1
Production Director

Kristi brings a wealth of experience to the team, with a talent for blending creativity with strategy, and art with innovation. Her background includes design positions with President’s Choice Financial, Yew + Bamboo (as their senior designer), and as sole proprietor of Yoke Media. Kristi graduated with honours in Graphic Design from George Brown College. Her portfolio includes layout and photo sourcing for magazines, ad design and brand identity development for a number of diverse businesses, direct mail pieces, web development and design, print materials (including business cards, rack cards, media kits, packaging, and brochures), assistance on guidebooks and municipal maps for local communities, creation of an online business directory, and online magazine facilitation.

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Graphic Designer

Lianne is an excellent addition to our team and to our publication of HIDEAWAYS as she comes to us with experience in the publishing industry from Canadian House & Home Magazine. Lianne graduated from Humber College’s post graduate program in Graphic Design for Print and Web, as well as with honours in Fine Art from Queen’s University in Kingston. It is here that she was trained through traditional art and classical composition, and developed her keen eye for design.

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Director of Sales & Media Strategy

With a proven track record in sales for multimedia marketing, Katherine McLaren is passionate about B2B advertising sales and new business development. A background in multimedia marketing, broadcasting and sales, and with experience in both local and national clients, Katherine is excited to be a part of the team at Allair Media.

Robert Nelson Nelsonphoto.com
Collaborating Photographer

Robert began his photographic career in Toronto, apprenticing with advertising photographers before setting up his own studios, including a location in West Palm Beach. His successful career with high-profile clients throughout North America encompasses every aspect of the contemporary professional standards in digital photography.

pat
Web Developer

Patrick brings both development and design to our team, with code knowledge of html, css, php, and javascript he brings the design with the code. His background includes web development and game development with multiple websites under his belt and apps on the app store. Patrick graduated from Trios College with a degree of Game development and Design in Toronto. His portfolio includes both web development and design for local and national businesses.

BArry
Director of New Business Dev.

Barry Hartford has always enjoyed working with people, in his prior roles as a teacher, a retailer, and a sales representative. With hands-on experience in the building trades, Barry has a particular appreciation for the finer details of good construction and architecture, making him very attuned to the focus of HIDEAWAYS. His personal interests include music, art, and outdoor activities.

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Dir. of Content/Copywriting

Sarah Fulton May is a freelance writer and editor with ten years of experience in the publishing industry, most of it in the field of educational publishing. Before beginning her own editorial business, Sarah worked as Developmental Editor on several industry-leading university and college textbooks with McGraw-Hill Ryerson Publishers, and continues to contribute to postsecondary publishing on a freelance basis with McGraw-Hill Education and Emond Publishing. In addition, Sarah is an experienced scriptwriter for described video with over a hundred scripts to her name, as well as having written for CBC Radio and a number of Canadian magazines and literary journals.