Sylvain has spent the last two decades growing leading-edge digital companies and consulting firms in Canada with a focus on business development, marketing, social media and technology start-up, with a deep expertise in operations, finance and strategic development.
Sylvain has extensive experience working with top global clients in developing and designing sophisticated digital strategies, including, Ford, Blackberry, Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, Merck, Health Canada, McDonalds, Best Buy among others.
Prior to co-founding mind.me, Sylvain spent three years as Managing Partner at Sonic Boom, a digital media agency offering clients services in research and insights, social business architecture, strategy, design and development of digital assets, content and storytelling. Previous to joining Sonic Boom, Sylvain was General Manager of Edelman in Montreal, and Managing Director, Digital, for Canada.
Before that, Sylvain founded Montreal-based agency K-OS Multimedia, and also led the Marketing division of Quebec tech firm Kangaroo TV, which made it possible to broadcast sporting events through mobile devices, and share audio, video and statistics with fans. He was a key participant in the introduction of this technology to NASCAR, Formula One and the National Football League (NFL).