Being an agency vet herself, Emily formed Ptak + Co to help businesses foster more meaningful relationships within their communities. Her years of perfecting social media marketing has taught her that it’s not about shouting from the rooftops, but it’s about creating foundations for long-lasting impact and legacy.
Emily is a Toronto-born writer and marketing specialist based in Calgary. After graduating cum laude with an Honours B.A. in English from the University of Ottawa, she has put her writing talents to the test in the marketing and advertising world. Her impact can be seen in outdoor and lifestyle brands, residential and commercial real estate, arts and entertainment, transportation, retail and more.
She has had the pleasure of writing extensive copy for artists including: Elton John, Ted Nugent, Billy Talent, George Michael, and James Taylor. Her marketing content and copy have been used for brands like Pepsi, Healthy Choice, VH Sauces, Chef Boyardee, Mike’s Hard Lemonade, and Snack Pack.
Originally hailing from Edmonton, Amber moved to Calgary where she is now based as a digital marketing specialist and social media expert. Amber has a love for everything marketing; establishing connections through story-telling, content creation, social media marketing, building websites, and graphic design.
In 2018, Amber graduated from Bow Valley College where she pursued a double major and received a diploma specializing in Marketing and Digital Marketing. She has worked with companies like GlobalFest, Scout Engineering, and Pumphouse Theatre.
Amber has a background in theatre and is passionate about performing in local community theatre productions. Her passion for creativity shines in the marketing projects she works on. She is the Founder of a reader’s theatre start-up company called Once Upon A Story, which is her passion project.
Emily Ptak, Ptak + Co
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