Building a vibrant economy and region requires strong leadership and a collective voice. The Driving Force is that voice. It’s based on the idea that a rising tide benefits everyone, and that you will receive in direct proportion to what you contribute. Your investment will go towards regional marketing and workforce development. It’s about coming together as a united voice for the prosperity of our region.

BrainWorks Marketing


Brad Leblanc

Brad is a serial entrepreneur who has received awards for business management, entrepreneurship, marketing, public speaking, and leadership. He has been featured on the covers of business magazines, newspapers, on television, and throughout social media. Dedicated to helping people, companies and organizations succeed on a global scale through disruptive thinking, he is driven by the goal of helping create an entrepreneurial world filled with positivity, innovative ideas, and genuine inspiration.

Brad currently leads the team of talented creative artists and marketers at BrainWorks in exceeding the expectations of clients from a wide variety of industries. As the leader of a full-service integrated-marketing agency, he specializes in helping companies and organizations of all sizes develop growth strategies and execute creative campaigns.

Brad is a maestro of asking the right questions to learn what really makes clients tick and discerning strategies to best help them succeed. He believes in transformation through creativity. In 2019 Brad was named one of the “Top 20 Under 40” in the region.


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Brainworks The Growth Agency is an international award-winning bilingual full-service marketing and creative agency. From startups and local campaigns to national activations and collaborations with major brands – They are here to help you push the limits of what’s possible.