Syncapse hires away industry veteran Claude Galipeau from Rogers

Posted by Andrea Wahbe

Claude GalipeauToday Toronto-based Syncapse announced that Claude Galipeau is joining the company as Chief Service Officer, effective April 1st.

Galipeau was most recently Senior Vice President and General Manager, Digital Media, Rogers Media Inc. He has also held senior leadership positions at Astral Media, Alliance Atlantis Communications (now with Shaw Media) and the CBC. 

In this newly created role, Galipeau will be responsible for managing and building a world-class team that will meet the intellectual and delivery demands across Syncapse’s strategic, technical, measurement and professional services teams.

“I have been a keen observer of Syncapse’s growth over the past three years and have been impressed with how quickly the company has become a preferred choice for large brands looking to build, manage and measure their social media presence,” said Claude Galipeau, Chief Service Officer, Syncapse. “I look forward to joining the Syncapse team during this very exciting time.”

Galipeau brings more than fifteen years of experience in digital media leadership to the role, and is heavily involved in the digital media industry in Canada. He is currently a Board Director of the Banff World Media Festival and the Interactive Advertising Bureau of Canada.  

“Claude has a vast amount of experience building high-performance teams and defining service offerings that will appeal to our global client base,” said Michael Scissons, President and CEO, Syncapse.

Company:
Rogers Communications
Website:
http://www.rogers.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

We are a diversified Canadian communications and media company. We are engaged in wireless voice and data communications services through Wireless, Canada's largest wireless provider and the operator of the country's only national Global System for Mobile Communications ("GSM") based network. Through Cable we are one of Canada's largest providers of cable television services as well as high-speed Internet access... more

Company:
Syncapse
Website:
http://www.syncapse.com
Location:
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

A global leader in the practice areas of digital consulting, community building, technology solutions, and digital measurement, Syncapse helps our clients leverage the power of social media to drive greater value and success for their businesses. Using expert cross-discipline strategic thinking paired with leading-edge customizable technologies, we create unique and innovative solutions that thrive in the ever... more


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Andrea Wahbe

Andrea Wahbe

Andrea Wahbe is a freelance B2B marketing strategist and corporate storyteller who has contributed to the growth of online media businesses in Canada, such as AOL and Google. By day, Andrea writes about digital media and marketing trends and tips for Canadian startups and SMEs. By night, she’s an analog book reader, master swimmer and experimental chef.  more




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