Your Trusted Canadian Fractional CMO and Digital Marketing Consultant

Brent Purves is a Fractional CMO and the founder of Social Marketer. Brent also founded and managed Stir Marketing, a successful Canadian digital marketing agency, for 20 years. He has worked with hundreds of individuals and businesses from over 14 countries, helping them plan, build, and implement digital marketing strategies to grow their businesses online.

5 Reasons To Hire Brent as Your Fractional CMO and Digital Marketing Consultant


My goal is to build trust-based, long-term relationships with my clients and partners.


I work hard to help businesses grow and have a positive impact in the world through strategic marketing.


I stay on top of all online marketing trends and never stop learning so my service remains world-class.


I teach individuals and businesses how to plan, build, and implement digital marketing strategies so they can grow their businesses online.


Client Testimonials

“I would highly recommend Stir Marketing for the strategic content development work they created for Tourism Richmond Meetings and Conventions social media channel. The team at Stir was excellent to work with, responsive, creative while still offering pragmatic advice in growing our audience and improving our engagement in this channel.”
– Judy F., Business Development Manager Tourism Richmond


“Brent and his team are exceptional. I am so grateful we found them. Exceptionally knowledgeable, insightful, efficient and compassionate. We saw improvements to traffic and conversions with their services and are hoping to work with them again in the future. Thank you so much for your great work.They went above and beyond to address our concerns as a small business with a small marketing budget and provided very good recommendations that were doable and achievable in the timeframe and budget we had.”
– Jacqueline M., Saltspring Malas


“Stir Marketing took us by the hand and walked us through an area of business that was somewhat foreign to us. Brent and Amanda helped us implement digital marking strategies, communications, and visual media that were in tune with the clients we sought to attract and the culture we wished to create. Would highly recommend their services.”
– Tamiko C., Owner, World Gym Athletics


“When we needed to accelerate our digital marketing, we chose Stir Communications to take us to the next level – and we’re glad we did! Thank you for your great service and prompt attention to detail to keep us relevant over the years.”
– Linda M., Adult Degree Completion, Trinity Western University


“I am confident in recommending the services of Brent Purves and his team. Brent helped us launch a successful campaign while calmly troubleshooting issues and concerns as they arose. He also patiently trained us as we proceeded so at the end of our project he was able to hand us the ball and let us run with it.”
– Peter L., Hollyburn Properties Limited


“We hired [Stir] to assist us with strategy and execution for the viral video portion of a live event we were producing and running on behalf of our client. Stir was able to execute and shift strategy based on the evolving circumstances of our event and still meet and exceed the targeted video views.”
– Jill M., Tag Idea Revolution


“Stir’s team of professionals has excellent communication and customer service skills. Stir’s work is always delivered on time, and with outstanding quality.”
– Carlos B., International Genealogical Search


“The Stir Team was a pleasure to work with and the campaign was a success. We highly recommend Stir to any business looking to grow their brand through internet and social media marketing. The campaign was a success! We found [them] to be knowledgeable, creative, enthusiastic, flexible, helpful and fun. We felt as if the Stir Team really took the time to understand our organization and what we wanted to achieve and worked as hard on it as if it was their own.”
– Nicolle D., BC Guest Ranchers’ Association