Stefanie MacDonald

Managing Director

Stefanie MacDonald

As managing director of Newcom Media Inc.’s Financial Group, Stefanie drives the strategy and oversees the sales and editorial teams for Advisor’s Edge, Investment Executive, Conseiller and Finance et Investissement. Prior to taking over the financial brands in 2018, she was publisher of Canadian Insurance Top Broker, Corporate Risk Canada, National and CCCA at Rogers Media. Throughout her career spanning more than 15 years in business development, marketing and sales across multimedia platforms, Stefanie made her mark by delivering a positive customer experience through innovative integrated solutions for B2B publishing. Stefanie has completed a Bachelor of Arts in English from Dalhousie University, as well as continuing education programs in marketing, media sales and magazine publishing from the University of Toronto, Ryerson University, and York University’s Schulich School of Business. Stefanie’s collaborative approach and her talent in developing long-term relationships with clients make her a passionate leader who’s always ready to engage and inspire colleagues and collaborators alike.

2020 Media Kit

Julia Sokolova

Director of Sales

Julia Sokolova

Julia is known for creating innovative multimedia programs for her clients. Prior to joining the team in 2012, Julia worked in the advertising agency world for eight years, giving her perspective on the big ideas agencies are looking for in their media plans. This expertise was recognized when she received a Young Media award for her work on a campaign for Beutel, Goodman & Company Ltd. Julia also holds a Bachelor of Commerce degree from the University of Toronto.

Kathy Liotta

National Account Manager

Kathy Liotta

Kathy is National Account Manager for Newcom Media’s Financial Solutions brands. A forward thinking media professional, she has worked with some of North America’s top financial brands, recommending and guiding marketing efforts to build and execute multimedia campaigns that not only reach corporate goals, but outperform benchmarks. Prior to joining the team in 2017, she worked with the Thomson Reuters Media Group, where in 2013 she won the Vice President’s Award for event sales and in 2014 won Media Sales Rep of the Year.

Aline Kirimli

Sales Coordinator

Aline Kirimli

Aline is a business graduate, with a background and in marketing and finance. After earning her degree from York University, she worked in the banking industry for a number of years prior to pursuing her passion for advertising. In her role as Sales Coordinator, she directly supports the Advisor’s Edge sales team in the execution and delivery of marketing campaigns, across both digital and print platforms.