Meet the Team

At C U Advertising, We are a team of creative and dynamic Account Managers, Designers and Thinkers who are leaders in our respective field. We believe in a small team of bright people who can bring an innovative and fresh approach to campus advertising. We are always open to new ideas and ready to roll up our sleaves and deliver exceptional service to our clients.

Sophie Zivontsis

Vice-President

Telephone: 1.866.362.3331
Mobile: 416.301.2981
Email: Sophie@cu-ads.com

Favorite Superhero: Adam West as The Batman 1960's (TV series). Favorite Quote "Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee."
Spirit Animal Wolf.
Describe yourself in one word: Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious

My passion for student leaders and campus media dates back 17 years ago. With a diverse background in Magazine Publishing, Hospitality as well as Retail Management, the advertising and marketing world at C U has allowed for a crossover of my leadership skills acquired over the years. This has been the most incredible and humbling opportunity - to meet with the leaders of tomorrow at their campuses that make up C U’s portfolio of clients.

Hesham Fahmy

Production Manager

Telephone: 1.866.661.8445
Mobile: 416.417.4485
Email: Hesham@cu-ads.com

Favorite Superhero: Iron Man.
Favorite Quote "Bad Spellers of the world...UNTIE."
Spirit Animal Lion.
Describe yourself in one word: Passionate

A graduate of York University, I am a Toronto-based graphic designer and digital marketing specialist and currently Production Manager for C U Advertising. Over the past twelve years I have led creative and strategic advertising campaigns across major campuses in North America, and have had the chance to work with some of the largest student organizations and faculties.

Eli Helfand

Sales Manager

Telephone: 1.866.867.0098
Mobile: 416.898.0714
Email: Eli@cu-ads.com

Favorite Superhero: Michelangelo (TMNT).
Favorite Quote "Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else."
Spirit AnimalHoney Badger...you know why.
Describe yourself in one word: Optimistic

As Sales Manager, I work directly with my team to help drive sales and ensure employee growth and satisfaction. With over 11 years experience, my role includes strategic planning, and project management for my team, and to increase department performance.

Graham Meindok

Senior Account Manager

Telephone: 1.866.362.3334
Mobile: 416.302.0894
Email: Graham@cu-ads.com

Favorite Superhero: Michelangelo (TMNT).
Favorite Quote "Always remember that you are absolutely unique. Just like everyone else."
Spirit AnimalHoney Badger...you know why.
Describe yourself in one word: Optimistic

As a founding Account Manager of C U Advertising, I have over 15 years experience in the College and University market. My primary roles are to implement and grow our large network of clients, and to focus on strategic programs in educational training and sales management.

Carolina Perea

Office Manager

Telephone: 1.888.482.2325
Mobile: 416.320.0374
Email: cperea@cu-ads.com

Favorite Superhero: Thor.
Favorite Quote "Where there's a will, there's a way" - Old English Proverb."
Spirit AnimalEagle.
Describe yourself in one word: Considerate

With over 11 years experience managing over 20 employees in an office setting; Carolina is a seasoned office manager that has brought a positive change to C U Advertising. Carolina also provides administrative support to all managers regarding finance and to ensure all day to day operations run smoothly.

Chase and Kodie

Senior Fun Officers


Chase and Cody's duties at C U Advertising are quite serious. There is no time for fun when some of your job responsibilities include:

• Protect the office from squirrels (real and imagined)

• Front Door Greeters

• Highly proficient at both "sit" and "shake"

• Ensure that humans receive a minimum level of daily activity.