Get to Know Dan Wilcox

Dan is our Marketing Manager. He combines a heart for social justice with a strong background in communications, advocacy, and marketing. Prior to his experience at Graf-Martin, he spent 10 years with World Vision Canada, helping lead advocacy campaigns focused on child protection and child health, leading a marketing communications team, and supporting a stewardship
Shannon Mischuk joined our team in 2020 and is now our PR and Community Manager. With over 15 years of experience in the digital and influencer marketing world, she is an excellent asset to our team. In keeping with our 2022 theme, Stronger, we asked Shannon a few questions to get to know her better. What

Get to Know Lauren Hourtovenko

Lauren Hourtovenko joined our team as Publicity Assistant this past May. She recently graduated from Cambrian College’s Media Communications program, where she maintained a 4.0 GPA. Lauren specialized in marketing, writing, and content creation during her studies. In keeping with our 2022 theme, Stronger, we asked Lauren a few questions to get to know her better. What
Essential online tools and resources for nonprofit organizations In today’s fast-paced and highly competitive digital world, online tools are essential. When you have access to so many resources, it can be difficult to narrow your choices down to one or two. The team at Graf-Martin Communications also knows that nonprofit budgets may be limited. So,

Get to Know Emma Mischuk

Emma Mischuk is working for Graf-Martin for her second summer assisting with data entry for our marketing department. She graduated from Trinity Western University in Langley, BC this past April with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology. This summer she is helping our marketing department by cleaning up and organizing the largest part of

How to Pick A Consultant

Does anyone really know what the word “consultant” means? Often we know we need specialized support as leaders, but we don’t know who to trust. So, we hire a consultant. It’s no small thing when an overwhelmed non-profit leader hires our team members as consultant, bringing us on board to consult with them on strategy,

Get to Know Petra Kooman

This past Spring, Petra Kooman joined our team as Director of Marketing! Petra holds a Master of Arts in Communications from Johns Hopkins University, along with a Master of Arts in Political Science and an undergraduate degree from Western University. She has 15+ years of experience in the not-for-profit sector, with a deep passion for

Thank You, Andy Lubinsky

*Edited: Little did we know that exactly two weeks after writing this genuine, heart-felt thank you to Andy, that it would become a tribute to his well-lived life. Andy Lubinsky passed away suddenly on April 28, 2022. To know Andy was an incredible privilege. He embodied joy, energy, optimism, possibility and expansive faith. Every time
Organizations we work with understand the need for social media but one of the questions we get asked the most is, “How often do we need to post to social media?” Social Media is constantly changing. At times it can seem like just when you get used to the way you’re producing content and scheduling

Join our Team! Office Manager

At Graf-Martin Communications, we develop and implement marketing solutions for organizations that do good. Our experienced team provides excellent marketing, publicity, brand strategy development, social media engagement, fundraising support, and creative branding services to non-profit organizations, and faith-based content creators. We have an exciting opening on our team for a dynamic and experienced Office Manager