About our CEO
Patrick McGovern is a serial entrepreneur, having founded three successful ad agencies in the course of an extensive career.
Prior to launching brandigital marketing in 2017, he held the role of Chief Strategy Officer at a leading Toronto branding agency. It was at that agency that he honed his skills in digital marketing strategy, ultimately managing millions of dollars in ad spend.
Having started in the industry as a writer and then creative director, Patrick combines high level creative skills with his cutting edge digital savvy. Interested in all things digital, in 2009 Patrick was among the first cohort to be recognized as a Google Certified Advertising Professional—and he has maintained his AdWords qualifications with annual re-certifications to the present day.
He is a strategic thinker with an analytical bent.
Experience and Credentials
In addition to advanced skills in Search Engine Marketing (SEM), Patrick brings to the agency leading edge knowledge of Programmatic Advertising techniques. In 2017, he was among an exclusive number of digital professionals who were invited to train at Centro DSP headquarters in Chicago, where he achieved Centro Certified status in both Buying Foundations and Advanced Programmatic Strategies.
The clients of brandigital marketing also benefit from its CEO's broad experience of brand-building in a wide variety of industries, ranging across local, national, and international brands:
- Over-the-Counter (OTC) pharmaceuticals
- High Technology
- Business Products
- Consumer Packaged Goods
- Civil Engineering
- Real Estate
- Beverage Marketing
Clients can be assured of professionalism and expertise in the management of their marketing programs—whether digital or traditional.