Relevant, engaging, and trained at the legendary Second City, Ron Tite exceeds expectations every time he takes the stage. He’s an award-winning advertising writer and creative director who has worked with some of the world’s most respected brands, including Air France, Fidelity, Google, Intel, Microsoft, Volvo, and many others. Addressing a variety of topics surrounding leadership, corporate strategy, and creativity, Tite’s presentations are not only information-packed but also infused with his unique humour.
Tite is the founder and chief creative officer of Church+State, an agency that unifies content and advertising. His work has been recognized by The London International Advertising Awards, The New York Festivals of Advertising, The Crystals, The Extras, The Canadian Marketing Association, and The Marketing Awards, to name just a few. Tite is also the host and executive producer of Church+State’s hit podcast, The Coup, which recently won “Outstanding Business Series” from the Canadian Podcast Awards and the NY Festivals.
Named one of the “Top 10 Creative Canadians” by Marketing Magazine, Tite has written for television; wrote, produced, and performed a hit play; created a branded art gallery; published an award-winning comedy book; and was the executive producer and host of the award-winning comedy show, Monkey Toast. Most recently, Tite was the executive producer of the documentary film, Fresh Water. He is also the bestselling author of two books: Everyone’s an Artist (Or At Least They Should Be) and Think Do Say: How to Seize Attention and Build Trust in a Busy, Busy World. His third book, The Purpose of Purpose, will be released in Fall 2024.
Tite sits on the advisory boards for the Toronto Sketch Comedy Festival and the Institute for Health and Human Potential.