According to Ian Pierpoint, founder and CEO, The Sound had been mulling a Toronto expansion for more than a year, but the closure of Brooks' former employer created "an obvious gap" in the client-dense market and put the eastern expansion into full gear.
A 14-year industry veteran, Brooks has taken a vice-president's title at The Sound and, according to Pierpoint, is tasked with developing client relationships.
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already has several relationships with Toronto-based clients such as Nike
, but will be pursuing new clients while serving global ones such as Samsung
expects the Toronto shop will reach five staff within the next 12 months.
While the next 12 months will be dedicated to growing the Toronto operation, Pierpoint
also plans to expand his
company's European operations to Berlin.