Hello Vancity Profile: Kumiko Ide, Senior Manager & Digital Strategist of Tribal DDB Canada
Kumiko Ide is a Senior Manager and Digital Strategist at Tribal DDB — a branch of DDB Canada’s digital offering that also includes Radar DDB. She manages the execution of social online campaigns, provides strategic thinking in a multi-platform capacity and identifies new trends, tools, and technologies for clients such as Benefit Cosmetics, the Canadian Tourism Commission, Tourism Kelowna and the Vancouver Convention Centre. In the past, she has also provided media training and online strategy work for Microsoft, HP, Disney, and LG Electronics.
She is the 2011 recipient of the Notable Young Professional Award (Category: Social Media).
Kumiko attended the University of British Columbia, where she studied Political Science and Fine Arts. She has lived around the world, and spent her childhood moving between Canada, Bangladesh, Singapore, Indonesia and Japan.
* Established in 2001, Tribal DDB Canada (www.tribalddb.ca) is the integrated digital and interactive marketing group of DDB Canada, the most creatively acclaimed, internationally recognized marketing communications agency in Canada. Tribal DDB Worldwide has been ranked as one of the largest and most award-winning networks in the world. It was named Adweek’s Interactive Agency Network of the Year in 2005 and became the first interactive agency to be named Advertising Age Global Agency of the Year in 2008. Headquartered in New York City, Tribal DDB Worldwide has 54 offices in 36 countries throughout the Americas, Europe, Asia-Pacific & Africa.
Kumiko will be speaking at Social Media + Mobile Marketing Unplugged Conference at SFU Segal Graduate School of Business on July 7, 2012. Don’t forget to use promo code “hellovancity” & recieve an extra $25 off!
For more information, please visit: http://tribalddb.com