With a background in Multimedia and Business Administration, he spent 5 years as a User Experience Lead for the National Bank of Canada and 3 years as Growth Hacking Senior Advisor for a major digital agency based in Montreal.
Samuel and his partner David Paquet Pitts founded OKAM with the desire to elevate the standards in digital services and offer big enterprises a creative, innovative as well as pragmatic web laboratory.
As a result, after only two-and-a-half years, OKAM went from being a coffeeshop-based agency to one of the trendy web strategy and development agencies in Montréal. Now with over 20 employees, it's portfolio includes major brands like Bell Media, L'Oréal, Kombi and Arrow Transportation Systems.
In addition to OKAM, Samuel and David launched two startups, mtlarabais, a group buying site, and engagebox, a promotion building tool for enterprises.
On a personal note, he is also a beer enthusiast, enjoys snowboard, wakeboard and traveling all around the world.