We hear you. Finding digital marketing talent is tricky

Young marketers often need additional training before they’re ready for the demands of tech companies. Rather than pay expensive recruiters or steal from other startups, find your next great hire in the OnRamp bootcamp.
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OnRamp creates tech marketers

Over an 18-week bootcamp, we provide young marketers with “last mile” training in digital and growth marketing and give them tech 101 basics. Then we match them with great companies (like yours!) looking for talent. They hit the ground running on day one.
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OnRamp can address your talent gap

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Save time and money on hiring great marketers

We know it can be expensive (and risky) to hire marketers who have little or no experience in tech. OnRamp gives participants the practical, in-the-trenches marketing skills, industry understanding and mindset they need to be ready to kill it in tech.
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Get a hire who’s a better fit, right from the start

During OnRamp, you’ll be able to engage with our cohorts of young marketers and assess their performance and work to see if they’re a good fit for your company.
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Get support on projects you’re struggling to get to

Have copywriting, an email campaign, digital advertising or another project you need support on? Engage our OnRamp participants, who will be getting coaching and guidance from our tech experts who’ve done it all before.

Participating tech companies

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Hire OnRamp alumni

Find your next great marketing hire(s). Leverage networking opportunities and see participants at work so you can make informed selection decisions. We’ll help you identify the top candidate for you. If you are unsuccessful in finding the right hire – we’ll refund you. There’s nothing to lose.

Graduate disciplines:




Content creation




Digital marketing


Growth marketing


Social media



$3,500 / hire

Marketing projects

SOLD OUT for May 2022

Get help working on your marketing backlog or kick off that new initiative by engaging OnRamp participants (and our experts who coach and guide them) in one (or more) of your company projects. Explore more details.

Projects offered:


Email campaign: plan, write and design (a 3-email sequence)


Social media: content for 8 posts for one community (with images)


PPC campaign:  plan, setup, monitoring, and results analysis for one channel


Blog posts: research and write 3 posts (300 words per blog)


Product factsheet: write and design a 1 pager

$2,000 / project

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Do both!

Get support for one (or more!) of your priority marketing projects and the ability to get to know and hire from a pool of candidates who are excited to join your company.

$4,900 / Project

“Chantel was one of the best and smartest mentors of my career. She helped me to learn rapidly, and contributed to a lot of the knowledge that helps me lead marketing and succeed in my role today.”

Brittany Bluestein

"There are few people around with Carey's depth and breadth of tech marketing experience, and her extensive network is a "who's who" of Alberta tech."

Cynthia Titchkosky
Simple Measures

"One of the most powerful forces shaping our province's future is the vision and ingenuity of our tech sector. We're thrilled to partner with OnRamp to help pave the way for marketers to find their place in this exciting world of tech and innovation."

Jim Gibson
School of Advanced Digital Technology at SAIT

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Real talk: why tech is the place to be for marketers

Real talk: why tech is the place to be for marketers

When: Wednesday, October 19, 2022Noon - 1:00 pm MTOnline eventOn Wednesday, October 19 at noon – we’ll be chatting with a panel of tech marketers about their careers. The ups, the downs – and why they think tech is the place to be. Our moderator (and Partner of 321...

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