About Us


Hello Friday is a boutique marketing and communications agency operating out of Ottawa and Toronto. We are focused on agile, user – centered marketing, rooted in user-experience and design thinking. 

Our main goal? Bring those Friday feels to every day of the week! We love being able to work with our clients to help them fuel their passion and get even more excited about what they do, who they’re working with and the potential for the growth of their business.  

Interested in learning how we can help you feel the same? Send us a quick note to say Hello!

Meet the Founders

Olivia Bechthold

Olivia Bechthold is a communications consultant working primarily with startups, social enterprises and entrepreneurs. Olivia’s expertise lies in user-centred marketing where she implements design thinking to better engage clients’ end-users. Her work has appeared in Rogers Business, Hill Times, IP Watchdog and iPolitics. 

Lauren Fine

With a passion for event – based, social media and radio marketing, Lauren has spent the majority of her career working in the sports and radio industry. She loves helping organizations gain an advantage over their competitors in the marketplace and help make ‘customers for life’. She is also currently the in-game host of the Ottawa Senators so if you ever see her at a game, make sure to stop and say hi!