Pondstone is a results-driven digital marketing agency. We build lasting relationships as valued partners in our customers’ success and growth, using proven digital marketing strategies that help our clients build brand recognition, outrank their competitors in search results, and convert more leads into customers.

Duane Kennedy

President / Founder

Duane has more than 20 years experience in team and project management, graphic design, and web technologies and has led national campaign web operations in two federal elections. He’s also an avid singer/songwriter and a pretty fun dad.

Nick Humphrys

Creative Director

Nick brings with him over 20 years of design, project management, and digital video experience. His passion and knowledge elevate the user experience for end-users and web masters alike. A classically trained projectionist, he’s also a sci-fi geek, DIY foodie, and dog lover.

Miriam Golman

Web Developer

Miriam brings over 12 years of full-stack web development experience. She is one of the co-organizers of WordCamp Ottawa, and speaks at various WordCamps across North America. Miriam is a third-dan black belt in karate, and also a competitive latin ballroom dancer.

Kati Oliver

Account Manager

A graduate of Algonquin College’s Public Relations Program, Kati brings almost 10 years experience to her role of Account Manager.  Her work experience includes not-for-profits, agencies and the public sector. In her spare time, Kati enjoys running and walking with her dog, and is a huge movie enthusiast.

Ricardo Cristofolini

Web Content Manager

Ricardo is an Algonquin College graduate (Computer Programmer program) with a background in Tourism and Hospitality Management and International Trade. When not working, he likes to spend time at the gym, running obstacle races, and playing the guitar or video-games. He also has a dog named Google.

Vikrant Singh

Digital Marketing Specialist

Vikrant brings about 5 years of experience in the digital marketing arena. An Economics major, he combines analytics with innovative marketing solutions to grow brands. In his spare time, Vikrant enjoys reading historical biographies, and traveling.

Tara Tosh Kennedy


Tara Tosh Kennedy is a former Ottawa journalist who can write about anything and has covered stories from cultural trends to business and beyond. Today, she is happy to write SEO-conscious web content for Pondstone and its clients. She is also an artist whose paintings can be found in private collections internationally.