Erin Bury

Managing Director, Eighty-Eight

Erin Bury is a marketer, former technology journalist, and startup enthusiast. Erin is currently the Managing Director at Eighty-Eight, a creative communications agency based in Toronto that works with consumer brands and technology companies including Sony Pictures Television, Torstar, Yellow Pages, and PayPal. Erin was formerly the managing editor at startup publication BetaKit, and the director of communications at Sprouter, which was acquired by Postmedia in 2011.

Erin is a monthly columnist for the Financial Post and a tech commentator on CTV News, and has been featured in publications including The New York Times, Forbes, CNN, The Toronto Star, and Canadian Business. Erin was named one of Marketing Magazine’s “Top 30 Under 30”, and her claim to fame is she’s been retweeted by Oprah – twice.


Erin's Sessions

Bot Boom: What marketers need to know about chatbots now

Auditorium B
Chatter about chatbots reached a fever pitch in 2016, with brands including Sephora, Taco Bell, and KLM jumping on the bot bandwagon. This presentation is designed for marketers and entertainment brands who are struggling to understand how to use bots for their business, highlighting what they are, why they’ve become so popular, and how to […]
TF: Marketing