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Dave Forde

Dave “The Connector” Forde has been involved in the technology industry across Canada for over 10 years in sales and marketing roles, he launched PR In Canada, and on Profectio.


Habeas and ThinData partner to give Canadian email marketing better solutions

By Dave Forde / June 4, 2007

Marketers across Canada and around the world are constantly faced with challenges such as deliverabilty and sender reputation, I’m often asked the question of “who can help me with my email marketing campaign?” Email reputation service provider Habeas has selected one of Canada’s top permission-based email marketing service providers, ThinData. The new partnership allows Habeas […]


WPP acquires 24/7 REAL MEDIA for $649 million

By Dave Forde / May 17, 2007

24/7 REAL MEDIA, a global digital marketing company with solutions for both advertisers and publishers has just announced they have been acquired by WPP Group. Their offices are around the globe including Toronto and Montreal.  No word yet on whether this will impact jobs here in Canada. Highlights of the 24/7 REAL MEDIA Deal: – […]


Will the government's ban of Facebook start a new shift?

By Dave Forde / May 8, 2007

Last week employees of the Ontario government were surprised to see “access denied” on their screen as they came to work and tried to log on to Facebook. According to Government Services Minister Gerry Phillips other sites such as YouTube, online poker gambling websites and hardcore sex sites are also part of the ban. With […]


CHUM Television gets a Joust of the New World Order

By Dave Forde / March 8, 2007

Let’s face it, to have a strong presence in any market with your product or service you have to be a disruptor. Niklas Zennstrom and Janus Friis will go down in the history book as that, first they brought us Kazaa which took file sharing by storm. Then shook up the world of VOIP with […]


Who's on the Move – 2006-11-03

By Dave Forde / November 3, 2006

Cundari SFP, the branding has appointment of Michael A. Altman to its Senior Management team as he helps the firm move further into the US market with a the opening of an office in Washington, DC. Michael will be working on marketing, communication and brand development for Cundari SFP’s public and private sector clients Michael […]


2006 Canadian Information Productivity Awards

By Dave Forde / November 2, 2006

The Canadian Information Productivity Awards (C.I.P.A.) is a celebration of IT and innovation implementation excellence in all types of organizations across the country. A C.I.P.A. award constitutes the highest form of recognition for the capabilities of an organization and its executives. Description: C.I.P.A. is entering its 13th year of operation and is one of the […]


Smirnoff's new microsite wants consumers "Shaken not stired"

By Dave Forde / November 1, 2006

Just in time for the November 17th release of the next Bond film “Casino Royale” staring Daniel Craig. Diageo home to such brands as Smirnoff, Guinness, Johnnie Walker, Baileys, J&B, Cuervo, Captain Morgan, Crown Royal and Tanqueray has launched a microsite dedicated to the film at www.smirnoff.com/casinoroyale. The site offers a contest with a chance […]

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