Toby Ward, President & CEO
Toby is the founder and president of Prescient. In his role Toby works with clients from around the work to help define their enterprise digital strategies and implement solutions that provide real, tangible value.
For more than two decades Toby has been an internationally recognized expert in the areas of intranets, portals, digital communications, enterprise technology, and social media. Toby’s particular areas of focus include planning, communication, benchmarking and best practice measurement. He’s the author of multiple white papers including Finding ROI, a leading study conducted on intranet return on investment.
Toby has served dozens of clients in the retail, hospitality, technology and media sectors including AMC, CBC, HSBC, Harvard Business, RBC Financial, USAA, and dozens more.
A frequent speaker and writer, Toby has contributed to two books and has a third in the works. He speaks at many conferences across the globe and has worked with many brand-name clients spanning many different industries. He is the chief blogger at IntranetBlog.com, and is the founder and chair of the Intranet Global Forum conference.
Under Toby’s leadership, Prescient Digital Media has won more than 15 awards from many organizations including the International Association of Business Communicators, Canadian Public Relations Society, and a Webby Award.
Prior to founding Prescient in 2001, Toby was General Manager for Xceed Canada, and an eMedia Team Leader at Bell Canada in the 1990s.