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Harold Chizick

THE YEAR OF INNOVATION by Harold Chizick on February 23rd, 2018

This was ChizComm’s 5th New York Toy Fair and it was a milestone for the company. It’s unbelievable to see what has taken place in that time, not just for us, but for other companies out there who also work in the ever-changing world of consumer products, entertainment and...

Kelly French

Happy Family Day from Our ChizFam to Yours! by Kelly French on February 21st, 2018

This past weekend many of ChizComm’s employees flew off to New York to represent our clients at New York Toy Fair. But for those of us who stayed behind in Toronto, we were able to celebrate a long weekend for Family Day! Family Day is a relatively new holiday in Ontario,...


Digital influencer marketing is a big part of what being in PR is all about in today’s landscape. Marketing toys for my clients is no different. Using influencers to help convey a product or service’s key selling points and appeal is not as simple as it appears. Identifying...

Lorena Grijalva

#SnapchatFail, 1 Million users are asking for the old Snapchat by Lorena Grijalva on February 16th, 2018

Generation Z, those born in 1995 or later are better multi-taskers and Snapchat has their attention after their parents and grandparents joined Facebook. Snapchat is one of the leaders in Social Media with 187 million users every day, even Mark Zuckerberg CEO of Facebook wanted...


Being Valentine’s Day, I thought it only appropriate to talk about three things I love most in life. Next to my family of course; but I don’t think you want to read about my Chihuahua or my parents. Instead, this blog will discuss productivity, creativity, and food. As...

Ian Chisholm

The Art of the List by Ian Chisholm on February 12th, 2018

Like every other person who goes to work, walks their dog, shuttles around kids and spends time with friends, there never seems to be enough hours in the day, days in a week or months in a year. There are always things that I want to get done and things that need to get done. ...