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Jeff Pontes
Works at Sobeys
Attended Ryerson University
Lives in Toronto
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Jamie Oliver's got a little something to say to everyone... hit it Jamie  ;)
I pledge to take part in Food Revolution Day and host my own potluck! Do your part! #PotluckChallenge #FRD2014
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Excited about Sobeys' iOS and Android apps...
Sobeys launches iOS and Android app, dubbed as your 'Personal shopping companion'
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It's really great working with Jamie on this movement!
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Sobeys is leading the charge in Canada in getting Canadians cooking better in support of Jamie Oliver's Food Revolution Day program... come join Canada's Biggest Potluck Party at www.betterfoodforall.com 
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Check out Sobeys' exciting Stock + Save with Sobeys Challenge on Food Network website... a fun challenge with the support of our friend Jamie Oliver!
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Interesting perspective...I guess I'll simply aim to build a $999 Million dollar company instead!
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Director, Digital Strategy
Employment
  • Sobeys
    Director, Digital Strategy, 2013 - present
  • Kinetic Café
    Vice President, Strategy (Partner), 2012 - 2013
  • FUSE Marketing Group
    Director, Digital Strategy, 2008 - 2012
  • Excerpta Medica Interactive, BrandSpark, Best New Product Awards, FUEL Advertising, F1Play
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Toronto
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Introduction
-= STRATEGIC | LEADER | ANALYTICAL | CREATIVE | COMMUNICATOR | CONNECTED =- Jeff is Director, Digital Strategy for Sobeys Inc. where he is responsible for creating the digital vision for the organization and seeing it through to fruition. Throughout his 13+ years in the industry, Jeff has frequently been described as having “hootspa“ for his energetic approach and tenacious advocacy for the social web. More importantly, he was relieved when he Googled the term and finally understood what it meant. Stemmed in a background based in Computer Science and married with experience in market research, Jeff has been able to apply a methodical approach to triangulating insights with emerging technologies and marketing strategy. A self proclaimed Digital Geek, he also enjoys long walks on the beach, sunsets and supporting the Digital Marketing Council of the CMA through his active blog contributions, published work and industry participation.
Bragging rights
Vice Chair - Digital Marketing Council - Canadian Marketing Association (CMA), Program Advisor to the Interactive Marketing Communications program at St. Lawrence College,Member of Student Awards Committee at CMA, PR & Strategic Communications Council - Your Life Counts, CMA Awards Judge, Promo Awards Judge
Education
  • Ryerson University
    Computer Science
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