We are a Creative Technology company with marketing ability.

Who we are...

As our name suggests we bridge the gap between the analytical and the creative, the left and right brain. Our approach marries technology with creativity to create high-performance marketing solutions. We ensure that business goals are aligned with marketing objectives and that your effort will have the maximum intended effect.

Effort with effect.

Saul Alvarez Jr.

Founder

Saul is an entrepreneur and the founder of Midbrain. He excels at building processes and experiences that have a purpose.

Randy Bunka

SVP, Sales

Randy is a seasoned growth leader with diverse industry expertise. He is passionate and results-driven in helping our clients and partnerships achieve maximum ROI.

Vinson Man

Creative Lead
An experienced Designer and Developer, Vinson specializes in brand development, creative design and seeing projects through from beginning to end.
Grant Larson
Sales & Marketing Consultant – Pharma/OTC/Specialty Health
Grant has more than 20 years’ experience as a CEO, board advisor, corporate executive, and entrepreneur.
Nigel Miller
Sales & Business Consultant
Nigel is a growth expert helping businesses breakthrough revenue barriers. He builds sustainable revenue engines allowing business to adapt to changing markets, competitive challenges and accelerate results.

Jenny Scrymgeour

Project Manager

Jenny is a multi-tasking aficionado with attention to detail managing our quality assurance initiatives while overseeing projects.

Walter Alvarez

Food Service Ambassador
Walter brings a wealth of experience helping restaurants understand what it takes to get their establishment off the ground. 
 

Cailyn McConvey

Graphic Design

Cailyn’s expertise lies in Adobe Illustrator and Indesign where she has the most fun creating with the pen tool and experimenting with typography and layouts.

Ryan Bunka

Marketing Specialist

Ryan is passionate about working with others and growing professional, long-term relationships with clients.

Maggie Copland

Marketing Specialist

Maggie has experience in web design, graphic design, and art direction. She has a passion for weaving design & technology and uses these skills together to create innovative work.

Josh Zuckerman

Photographer

Joshua is a veteran photographer, specializing in corporate and lifestyle. He turns every photoshoot into a fun and memorable experience for all of our clients.

#midbrainmentality

With a balance of left and right brain thinking we help brands achieve more. We combine new technologies with creative strategies to supercharge your efforts to maximize marketing ROI!

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Founder

Saul Alvarez Jr.

Saul is an serial entrepreneur and the founder of Midbrain. He excels at building processes and experiences that have purpose.  He focuses on starting and finishing a project that results in a return on investment for each individual client. He likes developing long-term relationships with his team and clients.

Experience: 20+ Years of experience Strategy, deployment and creative direction

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SVP, Sales

Randy Bunka

Randy is an avid entrepreneur and a Partner at Midbrain. Focused on transforming vision into tangible accomplishments, executing on good ideas and building profitable businesses. Randy believes in a highly collaborative culture and thrives on innovation. He loves when innovation and execution lead to customers being successful.

Experience: 30+ Years of experience in ROI based solutions, management and growth.

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Creative Lead

Vinson Man

Vinson is a lifelong Torontonian and a graduate of OCAD university with a degree in design. He has over a decade of experience as a graphic designer and creative lead. While being knowledgeable in multiple creative disciplines including print, digital, and motion design, Vinson is most passionate about brand development. He has crafted countless logos throughout his career and loves tinkering with typography. At Midbrain, he has worked on various projects for clients from diverse industries such as retail, food and hospitality, technology, finance, and more. When he’s not clicking away at his computer, he can usually be found doodling in a sketchbook or dicing up some tomatoes.

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Sales & Marketing Consultant - Pharma/OTC/Specialty Health

Grant Larson

Grant has more than 20 years’ experience as a CEO, board advisor, corporate executive, and entrepreneur. During his career, Grant has developed, modelled, and launched hundreds of products in categories ranging from consumer-packaged goods, branded OTC, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, PC games, application software and ecommerce. His diverse business background includes keynote speaking, start-up advisory roles, strategic consulting, organizational restructuring, university curriculum development and healthcare technology integration.

Mr. Larsen’s academic background includes an Honours Business Degree, an MBA and includes part-time work as a Business/Media professor.

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Sales & Business Consultant

Nigel Miller

Nigel is a growth expert helping businesses breakthrough revenue barriers. He builds sustainable revenue engines allowing business to adapt to changing markets, competitive challenges and accelerate results. He has driven results from small businesses to large corporations. Nigel has transformed small businesses into growing profitable companies, grown companies from concept to acquisition, opened new markets and developed new channels to market. Nigel has achieved these results as an individual contributor (on the front line) to a c-level executive executing strategies. His core background is in the technology sector developing and executing go to market plans for B2B, B2C, SaaS and channels for products for a variety of industries. His strength is bringing together cross functional team members together to collaborate, focus and deliver results.

Experience: 30+ years of experience in sales, business development and management successfully delivering go to market results.

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Project Manager

Jenny Scrymgeour

Jenny is a multi-tasking aficionado with attention to detail managing our quality assurance initiatives while overseeing projects.

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Graphic Designer

Cailyn McConvey

Cailyn is a passionate graphic designer and has experience working with print and social media design. Cailyn’s expertise lies in Adobe Illustrator and InDesign where she has the most fun creating with the pen tool and experimenting with typography and layouts. She specializes in illustration, logo/ brand development and editorial design. She has experience working with non-profit organizations, small businesses and more. Cailyn is a passionate graphic designer who attended Georgian College for 3 years graduating on the Dean’s list and completing an advanced diploma in Graphic Design.  Cailyn’s goal is to bring her client’s graphic design dreams to life and looks forward to all projects that come her way.

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Marketing Specialist

Ryan Bunka

Ryan’s student-athlete experience allowed him to grow a unique skill set of leadership, work ethic and the ability to stay constantly motivated over long periods of time. Ryan is passionate about working with others and growing professional, long-term relationships with clients. He approaches marketing with the understanding that it requires research, execution, and a high level of communication to deliver a successful campaign. Ryan is currently obtaining a master’s in business administration while captaining a college hockey team in New York. A goal of Ryan’s is to play professional hockey in Europe while building a career in marketing along the way.

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Marketing Specialist

Maggie Copland

Maggie has experience in web design, graphic design, and art direction. She has a passion for weaving design & technology and uses these skills together to create innovative work.  Maggie is interested in what makes certain brands stand out and the creative strategy behind them. Maggie is a graduate of OCAD University’s Advertising program. She is currently working towards her diploma in User Experience, User Interface and Web Analytics. She likes to dig deep and connect people with products and ideas that matter. In her spare time, you can find her playing with her French bulldog dog Rick or watching the office for the 5th time.