West Sixth Creative is a promotions and advertising agency that offers multi-platform design, thoughtful branding and engaging marketing solutions to clients around the globe. Building an attractive brand? Developing a comprehensive marketing offering? Executing major sponsorship or contesting efforts? We can be partners for all. Plus we smile and make puns and stuff.
We are a creative consultancy with strategic and award-winning insight. From Instagram 101 to fully-integrated promotional campaigns involving social media contesting, event sponsorship and microsite data collection, West Sixth Creative can capture and – more importantly – engage targeted audiences in the digital world and beyond.
West Sixth Creative specializes in both graphic and web design, strategic planning, campaign development and content creation.
Going from the ground up or just looking for a top-up? We can help you advance your consumer positioning with confidence. West Sixth Creative can launch a brand with thorough creative input or tailor a one-off campaign to specific audience asks. From social media visuals to business cards and letterhead, we’re comprehensive, experienced and efficient.
Personal connections matter – in life and in advertising. We know how to make the most of them and can help you do just that with consumers. West Sixth is symbolic of where great things started for our founders. We don’t live on West Sixth. We don’t work on West Sixth. Since paths crossed on – you guessed it – West Sixth in Vancouver, Canada, our principals have dedicated themselves to encouraging, challenging and celebrating a partnership that is already more than a decade strong.
Josh Murray amassed accolades for his work with Canada's largest communications firm, including a gold honour from the Canadian Marketing Association and an Outstanding Achievement nod at the Interactive Media Awards. Helming West Sixth Creative’s Vancouver office, he guides community management programs for the Toyota Dealers Association of Canada and provides brand partnership services to lifestyle magazine BCLiving as well as Simply Beautiful, Canada’s number one subscription box. He is the author of American Idol: The Journey to Stardom, a contributor to the successful Chicken Soup for the Soul anthology series and acted as Senior Editor of American Idol Magazine for two television seasons. His second book, Beyoncé Smells Like Unicorns and Other Tales of the World’s Pop Divas, was released in 2017 and his short film, Favourite People List, stars Gemini Award-winning actress Katharine Isabelle (Netflix’s The Order, NBC’s Hannibal).
With more than a decade of experience, Maxine Peters has excelled in the world of marketing, and focused specifically on social media and experiential endeavours. She has worked with various brands and companies including Bell MTS, Labatts, Redbull and more – and is always happy to take on new challenges within her industry. With the rise of influencer marketing, she has created a niche within the market, working with multiple companies to create wide-spread influencer campaigns, and extend those initiatives both online and in person. With a passion for effective content creation, customer service, and positive branding, Maxine constantly succeeds at meeting and exceeding objectives.
An award-winning writer and editor with a solid journalism background, Steven has also worked the other side of the communications divide: co-founding a PR and Marketing agency in 2014. Born in Montréal and based in Vancouver and Paris, Steven has worked in both French and English with clients such as Peroni, lululemon, Roots Canada, Moissonnier, le Dîner en Blanc International and GE Monogram. He is currently researching a political thriller based in 16th century France.
Scott Johnson is the founder of award-winning Graphic Properties. Based in Vancouver, the graphics and branding firm has received accolades on both sides of the 49th parallel, including an Outstanding Achievement honour at the Interactive Media Awards in New York, NY for the digital MTS Entourage campaign. This annual social media and digital outreach by telecommunications giant MTS (now a division of Bell Canada) supported youth initiatives in the province of Manitoba. Other valued clients include Xeva Mortgage, Canadian Mortgage Experts and California-based luxury travel company Artful Travelers, which encourages relationship building for PBS and NPR stations across America.
Our current project queue always takes priority over scribbling out award applications but we have occasionally taken time to showcase some of the work we are so proud of - and we were met with rather nice responses. These are a few of our accolades....
Would you like to discuss your project? Send us an email to arrange a discovery call. We are efficient, responsive, and creative—and ready to collaborate.Josh@WestSixthCreative.com