Leah Rumack is an award-winning content creator who has worked on countless media brands. She wrote and produced over 50 animated shorts for Today’s Parent, has been a producer at Marketplace on CBC Television and a writer for Trailblazers, a podcast from Pacific Content. She wrote the scripts—all 13 of them!—for Loblaws’ 2020 holiday campaign. She’s produced stories and scripts on everything from anarchists to Chanel and is the co-creator of Pioneer Girl, a television comedy series currently in development that was part of the Women In Film & Television Digital Series Incubator.
Leah has been nominated for six National Magazine Awards and her work has appeared in FASHION, The Kit, Elle, Chatelaine, Refinery29, The Globe and Mail, EnRoute, Best Health, The Toronto Star, Today’s Parent, Toronto Life, Reader’s Digest, HuffPost, Now, Broadview, the National Post and many others.
Leah spent six years as the Deputy Editor at Today’s Parent where she oversaw content across all of its digital, social and print platforms, was the brand specialist for travel and wrote the popular #ThisIsMyLife comic. She worked at FASHION magazine for eight years in various roles including Features Director and Fashion Features Editor. She’s created branded content and worked as a copywriter for many corporate clients including Blue Ant Media, The Ontario Cannabis Store, Endy, Reitmans, Visit Orlando, Medela, Advil, The United Way and McDonald’s.
Leah’s favourite things are talking about herself in the third person, pasta and exacting petty revenge. She has special interests in humour writing and travel, beauty, cannabis and lifestyle content. You can sometimes catch her performing standup at places where you really just wanted to buy a muffin.
It’s LAY-A, like princess.