Alison Kaizer is an engagement manager at Boost Agents. Known at Boost for her witty humor and unique fashion sense, Alison spends her time focused on advertising, marketing, digital, PM and product management roles, to name a few. Alison helps candidates find the right roles by leveraging her expertise as a marketing, strategy and branding specialist in areas from high level brand strategy to below the line advertising.
Alison is recognized for her exceptional ability to develop strong, lasting candidate relationships and to “career matchmake,” finding the right fit for both client and candidate, for companies from start-ups to major agencies. She is extremely passionate about her job and loves reverse-learning from candidates, whether it’s hearing about the latest apps that product managers have worked on or getting the scoop on award winning ad campaigns from strategists!
Previous to Boost, Alison served as the founder of King & Fox, a Toronto-based consulting firm specializing in the business development strategy of creatives, helping them become “artistic and employed.” The firm also produced editorial content that amassed a global following across social media platform; K&F successfully delivered over 100 creative projects and campaigns that touched people in 130 countries around the world under her leadership.
Before establishing her own business, Alison Kaizer worked in account management at Ogilvy. Her client roster included Unilever, Winners and Heart & Stroke businesses, to name a few. She was a key player of the launch of Magnum Ice Cream in Canada and the “Magnum Heir” contest, as well as Hellmann’s and Dove programs.
Alison also gained experience at Lippincott, a strategic consulting and branding firm in New York City. She aided in the branding of a wide array of international clients such as Walmart, Stanley Black and Decker, and Delta Airlines. Her role involved brand positioning development, naming, research, customer experience enhancement and other strategy.
Alison Kaizer graduated with honors from New York University’s Stern School of Business. She earned a triple major in marketing, management and international business and an additional certification in Entertainment, Media and Technology. While studying also spent time interning with iconic brands such as Harper’s Bazaar, Kenneth Cole, and Merrill Lynch. She has holds a certificate in Social Media Marketing from George Brown.