STEVE MAST

President & Chief Innovation Officer

Steve Mast - President & Chief Innovation Officer

Steve Mast’s philosophy is simple—success is measured by what you do and not what you say.

As President and Chief Innovation Officer of Delvinia, he manages the Digital Innovation practice which applies a combination of human-centric design methods, data-driven insights and emerging digital technologies to craft new disruptive business models and digital products.

While originally trained in architecture, Steve began his career as a video game designer and producer in the early ‘90s. In 2000 he joined Delvinia, and began to build its digital marketing services practice. His focus has always been on new business development, and creating an environment where both his clients and team can play, learn and grow together.

Steve is passionate about helping organizations of all kinds transform their business models to meet the needs and demands of today’s digital economy. This extends beyond Delvinia, as the current Chair of the Board of the Canadian Marketing Association (CMA) and as a member of a variety of advisory boards.

Speaking Engagements

Steve is a frequent speaker at marketing, market research and digital customer experience events. He frequently speaks on topics such as innovation, emerging technology, automation, customer experience and digital trends.

“Best final night keynote in 5 years” ~ Queen’s Marketing Association 

2018 Insights Leadership Conference

AI, Blockchain, Automation – Changes Ahead of the MR Ecosystem

 

MRIA National Conference 2015

Research Automation – The Future is Now

FastCasual.com Webinar 2020

How virtualization and ResearchTech are changing the ways QSRs gather & use consumer insight

 

Greenbook Webinar

Why ResearchTech is the Next Big Thing in Your Marketing Technology Stack

View recording here

CMA National Convention 2013

Mapping the New Customer Path to Purchase

Link to slides

In the News

Steve is a frequent source for media interviews and has been published in a variety of local and national publications, including Marketing magazine and The Globe and Mail.

For Speaking Inquiries or Media Requests

Contact: Susan Han
Marketing and Communications Manager

Delvinia In the News

Delvinia
David Phillips, Partner - Deloitte Digital
David Phillips
Partner
Deloitte Digital

Who is David Phillips?

A proven marketing and General Manager with over a decade of experience in delivering successful commercial outcomes for tier-one consumer goods organisations in local, regional and global roles.

The core to this success has been leveraging the rare combination of three strong attributes in corporates and start-ups:

  1. Analytical and strategic skill-set gained through formal training (MBA) and leading countless strategic and insight-led projects;
  2. A strong creative perspective which drives powerful innovative solutions to organisational problems or opportunities;
  3. Influencing and leadership skills which have continually shaped organisational direction, focus and critically, delivered galvanising team leadership.

Sessions

Is Technology the Death of the Insight or Have We Just Stopped Asking "Why"?
Thursday November 12, 2020
8:00 PM - 8:30 PM

Discover unique insights into data, market research, consumer experience, and marketing with a diverse global perspective.