Fourth Day announces new partnerships in Canada

Berlin/London/Toronto, February 13, 2017 – Fourth Day has acquired both a new project and a new partner in Canada as it helps Getcleantech.com to raise its international profile.

Getcleantech.com is disrupting the way people connect to and do business in the cleantech space. The platform, recently started by a group of technology professionals and entrepreneurs, aggregates information from the clean technology industry, helps accelerate project adoption and financing, and matches professionals to new projects and others in their field. Fourth Day has been tasked with improving the hub’s reach within the clean energy industry in Europe.

As a part of the project, Fourth Day has also been able to strike up a strategic partnership with Actual Media, a Toronto-based communications and publications house with a particular focus on the infrastructure, water industry and environment sectors.

“We have been looking to expand our presence further in North America as the next step in Fourth Day’s strategic expansion,” said Danny Stephens, Director of Fourth Day’s Germany office in Berlin.

“To be fortunate enough not only to get a partner with the …

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Actual is Hiring a Sales Associate

Sales Associate – Water Publishing and Events

 

Actual Media Inc. – Toronto, ON – Full Time – Starting immediately

 

Actual Media is seeking an energetic and water-loving ‘people person’ to work with our editor and publisher to manage the company’s water publishing and event division sales. The successful candidate will retain existing customers and build new relationships with brands and agencies who are engaged in the water industry across North America to create opportunities with Water Canada magazine (print and digital) as well as The Droplet newsletter and events such as Canadian Water Summit and Water’s Next Awards. We look for a candidate to deeply engage with clients by partnering with them on marketing and advertising campaigns that drive their goals, but also create value for our audiences. This role reports directly to the President.

 

Qualifications:

Strong interest in thought leadership, high-quality content and digital media. Ability to take ownership and work independently to meet aggressive performance goals. Excellent and persuasive communication skills, including an ability to invent and deliver convincing arguments through spoken and written word. …

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Actual Media Announces Nick Reid as New Managing Partner

Todd Latham, president of Actual Media Inc., is proud to announce that Nick Reid has joined the firm as a shareholder and managing partner.

Nick will take a leadership role with Actual Media’s water-related publications and events, specifically Water Canada, the Water’s Next Awards, and the Canadian Water Summit. His depth of management experience and industry engagement will also assist Actual Media to further develop its creative agency business and strong role in the infrastructure space with ReNew Canada magazine and the Top100 Projects publications and events.

“Nick will help us grow the water segments of the business, while also elevating the Actual Media brand across his broad network of influence,” Latham said.

One of Nick’s strengths is his collaborative work with a diverse network of stakeholders in organizations, municipalities, ministries, and industry, seeking opportunities to execute long‐term strategic initiatives fundamental to the growth of Ontario’s water sector. In his past role with the Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA), he participated in several stakeholder consultations as the province developed the …

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Lee Scarlett Crowdfund

Water Canada would like to let our friends in the water and publishing community know that associate publisher, Lee Scarlett has Stage 4 cancer. There is a crowdfunding page to assist the family through this difficult period. www.gofundme.com/leescarlett

Lee has been part of the Water Canada and Actual Media team for ten years. He is very well known in the water community, and is a dedicated force in the industry. Lee and his family are thankful for the kindness of people who have reached out to them.

 

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CWWA Releases Actual Media-Assisted Public Attitudes Report

The Canadian Water and Wastewater Association (CWWA), with the help of Water Canada and the Actual Media team, has released a new report titled Public Attitudes 2015. The report acts as a guidebook for communities developing communications plans around their water and wastewater services and will help bridge the gap between public opinion and the reality of our water infrastructure challenges.

In 2014, Actual Media Inc. brought together a roundtable of formidable Canadian water thinkers to brainstorm and discuss public messaging around water. Using information gathered at this session, the Public Attitudes 2015 report highlights messages and communications approaches that will bring water and wastewater infrastructure to the front of the public’s mind.

Actual Media is proud to have played an integral role in the development of this report. We are confident that the CWWA Public Attitudes 2015 report will help municipalities improve public support for water and wastewater infrastructure projects, and provide an important stepping stone to the overall improvement in the state of public infrastructure in Canada.

DOWNLOAD THE REPORT HERE

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Buy Your Water’s Next 2015 Tickets Today

The Water’s Next national awards program honours the achievements and ideas of individuals and companies that successfully work to change water in our country.

After receiving more than 80 nominations for the 2015 Water’s Next awards, our selection committee has chosen the finalists for each of the eight awards!

Winners will be announced at the Water’s Next gala award dinner following the Canadian Water Summit in Vancouver on June 25, 2015. Click here to buy tickets, and follow @WatersNext on Twitter for future updates and announcements!

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We’ve Moved!

Actual Media Inc. has moved from our Adelaide St. West location to 147 Spadina Ave., at the corner of Richmond St!

Our new mailing address is:

Actual Media Inc. 147 Spadina Avenue Unit 208 Toronto, ON M5V 2L7

Our phone and email remains the same.

Come visit us at our new location in the heart of creative Toronto.

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