Denise Rossetto, Partner & Chief Creative Officer
Denise Rossetto has been recognized as one of Canada’s top Creative Directors and previously ranked in the top five in Strategy Magazine’s Creative Report Card. In 2023, The Message named Denise a Mighty Woman.
Her work has been recognized in every national and international award show for clients as varied as FedEx, PepsiCo, Wrigley, Nike, Johnson and Johnson, Labatt Breweries, Mars, Subaru, Rogers, The Canadian Cancer Society, RBC and most recently Paralympics and Right to Play. She has also won the Grand Prix award for the most effective campaign in the country twice and topped the Cassie’s Effectiveness Index. Before becoming Chief Creative Officer, Denise was consistently ranked top writer in Canada. Most recently, she was awarded a Cannes Lion for her work on ‘Parkscapes’ for Regent Park School of Music, as well as for her contribution to Kruger’s ‘Unapologetically Human’ campaign.
Prior to founding Broken Heart Love Affair, Denise spent five years at BBDO where she got the agency onto the podium at this year’s Strategy Agency of the Year awards. She was also part of the team that brought home the Agency of the Year award for four years at DDB.
An internationally recognized industry leader, Denise was named one of Toronto Brand Stars. She has been twice asked to judge the Cannes Lion Festival of Creativity, along with the One Show, LIA, the Clios and was President of the D&AD radio jury. As well as sitting on several advertising panels, she was recently a moderator for Women of Influence and was honoured to be on the See It Be It Panel. She is also formerly Chair of the Board of the National Advertising Benevolence Society.