Sally joins Earnscliffe in a new role as Principal – Operations, working with our national team to help manage the company’s growth and diversification to better serve client needs.
A solutions-oriented leader with a team-focused and entrepreneurial mindset, Sally brings over 20 years’ experience in business development, project management, marketing and team building. Her diverse background – spanning the construction sector, talent recruitment management, nursing and most recently growing a leading Canadian news service – contribute to her wealth of creative management excellence. Sally excels in building strong and diverse business teams in competitive markets. She is a recognized leader in business strategy, communications, sales & business development, human resourcing, and both crisis and event management.
Most recently, Sally served as Deputy Publisher at iPolitics, one of Canada’s most innovative, independent multi-platform news organizations. There she diversified product lines, revenue streams, and helped build the company from a start-up to a celebrated success story in the news media marketplace.
Sally is the Chair of the WCT-NCR (Women in Communication & Technology – National Capital Region) where she created and launched a national mentoring program, and is currently working on the development of a communication initiative called Her Words Our Wisdom, focused on helping women progress their careers through collaboration. She is also Co-Chair of the WCT National Annual Gala, is a Director on the Canadian Club of Ottawa board and is a member of the Ottawa Art Gallery Committee.
Born and raised in Scotland, Sally studied business in Durham, England and emigrated to Canada in 2004.