It's time to move from The Great Resignation to The Great Reset!

Agency Transformation Summit is now THRIVE! Join us for a one-day event aimed at helping Agency Leaders create an engaging workplace that ignites creativity and supports collaboration.

Agency leaders seek to restore a culture of inclusivity, creativity and collaboration to their agencies and THRIVE is here to help. Thought leaders from around the world will provide you with the tools to keep your people focused on creating effective work that works and THRIVE through restored purpose.

THRIVE is about helping leaders to transform their agencies into strong, resilient workplaces that support their people,  their clients and their business. This year we're focusing on building workplaces that ignite creativity and provide a foundation for purposeful work.


A PhD sociologist studying work-life fulfillment and happiness. She is the author of The Secrets to Happiness at Work and Bring Work to Life. She is the vice president of workplace insights for Steelcase and a contributor to and Fast Company. You can find her on LinkedIn, Twitter, Instagram, Goodreads, Unsplash or at

An advertising writer, featured in The D&AD Copy Book, a collection of the top 50 copywriters from the past 50 years. Author of several books including How to do better creative work. His latest, Can't Sell, Won't Sell: Advertising, Politics and Culture Wars has been described by the IPA as "the most provocative advertising book in years".

Michele Bailey is founder of The Blazing Group, a brand and culture agency born of her strategy-first approach to business, flair for sharing stories, and desire to enhance employee wellness while pursuing business goals. The author of The Currency of Gratitude, Michele makes the business case for fostering a deep connection between a company's brand identity and its internal culture. It's in forging this connection that the real work of company culture takes place.

Sue Bennett began Bennett Design Associates in 1997. Today, Bennett Design is one of the largest independent interior design firms in Canada with a staff of 45 and an extensive service offering covering all aspects of the design process including strategic, creative and project management services. Sue is credited with coining the term: The Elastic Workforce™ and routinely consults to some of Canada's top corporations on how to understand and prepare their space for the new needs of today's workforce.

Sue has been recognized on the Profit W100 many times as one of Canada's top 100 Women Entrepreneurs and in 2015 she was awarded the North American Enterprising Woman of the Year award. Sue was also recognized by BMO in 2016 in their commitment to the advancement of women during their Celebrating Women Awards Ceremony for her efforts in Community and Charitable Giving for her philanthropic and fundraising efforts in the fight against Women's Cancers.

Sue is a registered member of both IDC and ARIDO where she also holds a 'Fellow' designation and was honoured to be the President in 2012. She is a LEED AP certified design professional and has a MCR (Masters of Corporate Real Estate).

THRIVE agenda

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