“At Branded Productions, we sweat the small stuff!”
From concept drawings to delivery, we offer agile end-to-end execution to support your marketing campaigns. By working with one in-house team, you eliminate the risk of errors, gain greater cost efficiency and achieve the very best results.
CEO, Director of Production
Mario has been in the print marketing arena for over 30 years. Sourcing, planning, managing, and producing a variety of quality printed products from outstanding packaging, to eye catching brochures, and unique presentation boxes. His true entrepreneur spirit led him to be the CEO of a Nasdaq listed company with a net worth north of $250,000,000 US. When not at the end of the press making sure the print job is just perfect, he’s either walking his dog Darla or fishing. His clients rave over his customer service, attention to detail, and his under promise and over deliver attitude.
Martin T. Downey
Martin’s career has covered a wide spectrum of packaging knowledge and experiences revolving around rigid materials such as glass jars, various forms of plastic packaging, beverage cans and many more items in between. For close to 45 years now he has been actively engaged in industry organizations such as the Institute of Packaging Professionals, Packaging Association of Canada, National Association of Container Distributors, and others including part time teaching roles at local colleges. Martin has contributed time and effort in promoting the valuable assets of consumer packaging while remaining cognizant of the ethical and sustainable role packaging plays in our ever-changing world.
With over 35 years of experience in pre and post print production, Dee is a critical resource in Branded’s team. She is highly proficient in design programs such as illustrator, photoshop and inDesign. Dee understands the execution details that make all the difference, saving time, money, and ensuring that the project comes out perfect. When not working, Dee enjoys playing tennis and chasing her grandkids.
Director, Mailing and Promotional
With more than 20 years of experience, Jason Farmer is a sought-after expert on promotional products, trade show booths and photography backdrops. Jason takes pride in making life easier for clients. Click here to learn more about BRANDED’s umbrella of companies, including, DE Mailing Services, Backdrops Canada, Fireground Apparel, ElastX and Hologram Shop. Jason is a former professional firefighter and enjoys spending time in Ontario’s backcountry.
Senior Graphic Designer
With over 20 years of industry experience, Kevin Hester is a trusted expert in graphic and web design, front-end development, video production and animation. Previously, he worked for BrandFire Marketing Group, TAXI, and JWT. Our clients rave about Kevin’s thoughtful and collaborative approach to complex projects. When not working, you can find him chasing after his two boys or training for his next triathlon.
With over 25 years of experience in the industry, Steven has been collaborating with design and advertising agencies worldwide, assisting with projects from concept to completion. From packaging to POP, publishing and environmental design. Steven prides himself on working collaboratively with clients and partners. He has worked with many brands, including Grey Goose, Panasonic, Scotiabank and TELUS.
Print Production Designer
Livio has over three decades of professional experience in print production and creative page design, focusing on English and French marketing sales collateral. He has built client relationships and takes pride in bringing a complex brand strategy to life. Livio is accustomed to performing within deadline driven environments where precision matters. He enjoys playing softball and cycling in the wilderness.
Event & Product Photographer
Kurtis Law is a skilled event photographer with a passion for capturing life’s unforgettable moments. With a diverse background in street and fashion photography, he brings a creative perspective to each shoot. Kurtis tells a story through his lens, delivering images that preserve memories and showcase events and brands. His work has been recognized on platforms such as Buzzfeed and Unsplash’s editorial. Let him help you commemorate your event or brand with meaningful, artful photographs.
Aye Min Latt (“Nat”)
Filmmaker / Content Creator
Nat is a highly skilled filmmaker and video content creator who specializes in producing high-quality cinematic films for brands. A graduate of the Vancouver Film School (VFS), he brings a thoughtful and creative perspective to each shoot.
Nat’s innovative approach to digital advertising has made him a well-known name across North America. He has helped many brands achieve their goals by delivering video content that resonates with target audiences.