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Lisa Horvat - Strategic Storytellers. Toronto, ON, CA

Lisa Horvat

VP Storytelling and Digital Strategy | Strategic Storytellers

Toronto, ON, CANADA

Corporate Storytelling, Social Media, Video



Lisa Horvat is a storyteller, a digital storyteller as the title - VP Storytelling & Digital Strategy at Strategic Storytellers suggests. She spends her days telling yarns for organizations big and small that emotionally connect their audiences to them and that flip the switch for their supporters and staff, giving them a lasting feel for the brand.

With a background in video and over a decade of digital communications and marketing experience, agency and client-side, Lisa works for results, the taste of fair-trade chocolate and for the ability to connect people to people along the way. From Toyota to RBC and Capital One to Trupanion Pet Insurance and WWF-Canada to George Brown College, she's told countless stories and helped brands flourish online and off in this era of authentic communication.

Industry Expertise (3)



Social Media

Areas of Expertise (2)


Social Media

Education (1)

Ryerson University: BAA, Broadcasting - Radio & Television Arts 1996

• TVO Telefest Awards, Second in the Experimental Video Category for "Piano Piece No. 2" • Television And Radio Awards, "Piano Piece No. 2" (numerous airings on Bravo Television Network)

Affiliations (2)

  • Radio & Television Arts Alumni - Ryerson University
  • Women's Executive Network - WXN

Testimonials (2)

Julie Ford, Communications Manager | VFM Leonardo

Thank you for speaking at our event. We got some really great feedback. I think your Fairmont story was very powerful.

Jane Adams, Visual Artist | Gallery 1313 Storytelling Workshop

I had GREAT FEEDBACk on the narrative/storytelling I did voice over in my YouTube video. I LEARNED THAT FROM YOU!

Event Appearances (8)

Storyselling: How to use great digital content to help make the sale

Social Media Week  The Spoke Club, Torongo


Nonprofit Storytelling

MyCharityConnects Conference  Allstream Centre, Toronto


Storytelling to further the artist

Workshop Series  Gallery 1313, Toronto


Power of Storytelling

VFMLeonardo Hotel Marketers  Webinar


Find Your Story

Toronto Public Library Staff Event  Toronto


Power of Storytelling

KPMG  Toronto


Power of Storytelling

KPMG  Toronto


Power of Storytelling

Sustainable Waterloo Region  Waterloo




  • Workshop Leader
  • Corporate Training


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