A child of the 80’s with a zest for new ideas, Allison has developed killer social media and marketing skills by working with several top agencies and private companies since she completed her Bachelor of Commerce in 2003. Building relationships and engaging with people comes naturally, and that’s what drives Allison to create and manage incredible content and strategies for clients. Allison’s all about creating a following by being more interested in the success of the businesses she works with, than with pushing her own agenda. She’s got a few accolades, but would rather talk about your successes any day. When she’s not thinking of new ideas for her clients she’s enjoying delicious food and wine with Steve, being inspired by family and friends, volunteering for her favourite groups, cuddling with the pups Fozzie and Chester... and attempting to get to the gym.
Jessie graduated from College of the North Atlantic’s graphic design program in 2013. During her time at CNA, she won a gold medal at the Skills Canada National Competition held in Vancouver in 2013, as well as numerous IABC awards for design projects. Jessie spent several years building her skills as a freelancer for clients like Opera on the Avalon and Festival of New Dance. She also worked as a teaching assistant at the college before joining Agency 80. When she isn't designing or reading, she focuses her creative energy on frivolous Photoshop projects and volunteers with thedesigners and Skills NL.
Jess has worked in film and television for many years producing content for digital and social media. She holds a Bachelor of Arts in Communications from Memorial University, and is pursuing a postgraduate certificate in Public Relations from Ryerson University. Jess is past President, and founding member of The Narrows Club, a charitable organization comprised of women who give back to the community through volunteering. She was the Director of Production for TEDx St John’s for two years, has produced a short film and numerous webseries, one of which was nominated for a Canadian Screen Award. Jess lives in St. John's with her husband James, and their little girl Romy, and is happiest when watching 90s sitcom reruns with a cat by her side, or walking the Rennie’s River Trail while listening to podcasts about murder.
Lesley was born in scenic Twillingate and raised beautiful in St. John's. She graduated from Business Marketing at College of the North Atlantic (2017). Lesley accredits her quick thinking and idea generating from being raised in an entrepreneurial family, years of experience in the service and tourism industries have led to her strong communication and people skills. When she is not keeping up with the latest social media trends, Lesley can be found hiking with her dogs and planning her next travel destination.
Krista Power is an award winning illustrator and graphic designer. She is passionate about all aspects of design, including interior, typography, fashion and hair design, branding, advertising, industrial design, motion graphics, advertising, and packaging. Her work is clean, simple, functional, fun, colourful, delicate and thought provoking. She focuses on creating designs that are timeless and stylish while continuing to push forward her own technical skills and visual voice. Krista is a 2018 ECMA nominee for Graphic Design of the Year, 2017 Music NL Award winner for Graphic Designer of the Year, and multiple award-nominee, and winner, for The Overcast’s ‘Best Of’ Awards.
With a unique 15 year background in the decor, service & hospitality industry, Susan brings with her a remarkable sense of style, a keen eye for detail and wonderful time management and delegation skills. Susan has developed her skills throughout her time spent working at The Banff Springs Hotel as floral designer, gardener, and seasonal interior & exterior decorator. She continued to follow her passion at the iconic Flower Studio in St. John’s as floral designer and holiday decorator for 6 years. Susan works hard on transferring her skills into an agency environment by keeping the team in line, and on deadline... all with a smile.