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David Gravel and Olivier Châtelain join Republik as new paid media directors

Republik distinguishes itself as one of the only agencies in Canada to offer a fully integrated approach to content and media.

Montreal, April 29 2019 - With the conviction that a strong media performance department will help raise the bar of its creative initiatives, Republik announces the addition of Olivier Châtelain (ex. iProspect) as Director of Digital Strategy and David Gravel (ex. iProspect, Pages Jaunes) as Director of Partnerships.

The pair aims to keep the in-house media team growing and to answer the needs of all agency clients in terms of paid search (SEM), organic search (SEO), paid social (SMM) and data analytics and execution (video, audio, display).

“It’s very exciting to be able to offer a range of services in digital marketing that is practically unique in the Canadian agency landscape. This allows our clients to take advantage of optimal budget allocation and integrated content-media planning, as well as rely on expert advice on all of their digital initiatives, from creative to distribution. Our one-stop-shop approach fosters real clients-agency partnerships and gives us the agility and confidence to meet marketing and business objectives at every step of the way.” states David Gravel.

“Digital performance can’t work its magic without really good content. We hear it all the time, but it is still true: content is king. Joining the ranks of Republik was therefore not only a logical decision, it was also a perfect fit with in terms of where we wanted to go with our expertise. We can now make our vision grow with a fully-integrated team committed to making insightful decisions based on data.” highlights Olivier Châtelain.

“David and Oliver are accomplished experts in their fields and their enthusiastic response to our business’ mission and vision is motivating for everyone in the office.” mentions Republik President Vincent Fortin.

“Ever since we specialized in content marketing, our vision was to offer a fully-integrated premium service. With David and Olivier’s arrival, we bring this vision to life and are more than ever able to fuel creativity with data, for the benefit of our clients.” mentions Jean-Phillipe Shoiry, Director of Operations & Chief of Strategy.

Republik is presently hiring a SEM specialist and analytics specialist.


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