Leslie Bishop

Leslie Bishop

Senior Vice President, Travel, Entertainment, and Lifestyle

Leslie Bishop leads the Travel, Entertainment, and Lifestyle divisions at 5W. Leslie is an accomplished communications strategist with 15 years of experience helping to solve business challenges by implementing insightful strategies and powerful storytelling; communicating brand platforms; and building communication campaigns.

She is highly skilled at developing and executing integrated marketing strategies that deliver impact. She has a proven ability to lead teams, grow business, expand client relationships, and deliver excellent product within budget.

Prior to joining the team at 5W, Leslie was the Senior Communications Director at Exposure communications for 10 years. At Exposure, she oversaw the fashion, lifestyle and consumer practice in addition to having oversight of the agency as a whole.

During her tenure at exposure, Leslie spearhead leading Globally recognized brands including Dr. Martens, KITH, Quiksilver, G-Shock, Converse, Herschel Supply and Uniqlo and Polaroid.

In 2012, Leslie moved back to her hometown of Vancouver where she was hired by Vancouver-based women's clothing boutique Aritzia as PR Director- reporting directly to the CEO. Leslie was responsible for third-party agency management in New York and Quebec, overall PR direction and strategy.

In 2012, Leslie returned to Brooklyn, New York where she now resides permanently with her husband and three children.

Leslie Bishop holds a degree in Communications from The Surrey Institute of Art & Design in London, England.