New Facebook Platform Industry Hires: Context Optional, Wildfire and Syncapse

Syncapse made some big hires this week in our roundup of Facebook platform hires. The company brought on a Director of Strategy, Chief Service Officer and Vice President of Program Delivery. Context Optional and Wildfire also made some hires.

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Here’s this week’s list of hires:

Context Optional

  • Jordan Enright-Schulz, Strategist – Now at Context Optional, previously a Freelance Producer and Web Content Manager at 21 Drops.
  • Matt Kim, Account Coordinator – Now at Context Optional, formerly an Investment Banking Analyst at Pacific Crest Securities.


  • David Blumer, Director, Strategy – previously worked as a Manager of Integrated Marketing, Microsoft Canada.
  • Claude Galipeau, Chief Service Officer – Now at Syncapse, formerly General Manager, Rogers Digital Media.
  • Derek Marshall, Vice President, Program Delivery – Now with Syncapse, previously a Senior Director of Digital Engineering at Rogers Communications Inc.


  • Neil Joseph, Social and Digital Media Specialist – Now at Wildfire Interactive, Inc., previously in Market Development at Tesla Motors.
  • Madelon Wills, Account Manager – Now with Wildfire Interactive, Inc. and formerly a Manager at Cavé Vin.