After graduating from McGill University in Film and Communications, Essagian explored the dynamics of private consulting in advertising, strategic marketing and development of businesses and special events.
Essagian consulted as an entertainment and promotions director for a large franchise chain of restaurants in Quebec, La Cage au Sports, as well as for independent small to midsized businesses; Biddles, Bijou, Sports rock Café, and Montreal’s landmark ‘La Maison Ogilvy’.
Essagian conceptualized and negotiated sales, mergers and acquisitions in the advertising and franchising fields prior to diving, full time, into the creative and evolving movie/entertainment industry.
Essagian (Essay – Gee – an)
Some of Carlo Essgian’s comedic characterizations have been featured in ad campaigns across Canada.