Hugo Gatsby

Digital Strategist

Toronto | Tel: 647-648-6496

Personal Philosophy

Nothing is impossible. The word itself say’s “I’m possible.”

~ Audrey Hepburn

About Hugo

Hugo is an award-winning designer and photographer with an extensive career as a digital strategist and solutions consultant. Having worked in digital media for over 13 years, Hugo has developed an uncanny ability to build dynamic content in relatable ways across various forms of media. As a designer, Hugo specializes in web development, graphic design and branding. Hugo leverages behavioural science into all of his campaign and design work. He has collaborated with companies such as the Bank of Montreal, Bell Canada, Hamilton Health Sciences, Intuitive Shipping, the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce, Jean-Paul Gaultier, Volkswagen and even Netflix.

Hugo currently sits on the Board of Directors for Autism Speaks Canada, and acts as a Grant Review Member for the Ontario Trillium Foundation. Hugo has been an advocate for the autism community for over a decade. Having graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Master’s in Interactive Media, Hugo has helped hundreds of clients solve their online presence and brand identities. As a Harvard graduate with a Master’s in Financial Management and post-grad in Strategic Leadership, Hugo has leveraged his work in behavioural economics to further drive engagement through his visual design work.

As a life-long learner, Hugo is always finding ways to adapt to new and old technologies to relate to government, communities and corporations.

Career Highlights

  • Board of Directors Member – Autism Speaks Canada
  • VP of Operations for the Greater Niagara Chamber of Commerce
  • Senior Strategist for Hamilton Health Science Strategic Rebranding
  • Nominated as top 40 graphic designers from LACDA
  • International Aperture Photography Awards – Bronze Recipient
  • ­Canadian Force Base – Borden – Instructor Training
  • Royal Military College – General Training

Services Specialty

web design solutions
Website & UX Design
behavioural science
Behavioural Science
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Digital Communications
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Information Gathering
Research and monitoring reporting
Research Monitoring
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Event Planning

Areas of Expertise

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Energy and disruptive technology in Canada

Let's Chat.

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