The story of
rhino marketing:
a legacy of passion, community support, and leadership

In the heart of Vancouver, there was a story of ambition, community spirit, and innovation. This was the story of Rhino Marketing, a beacon of creativity and leadership in the digital marketing world. Founded by Doug Morneau, affectionately known as the “Chief Rhino,” Rhino Marketing evolved from humble beginnings into a powerhouse of digital marketing excellence.

The birth of a vision

Rhino Marketing’s journey began with a simple yet powerful vision: to blend cutting-edge marketing strategies with a deep commitment to community values. Starting with basic office equipment in Port Coquitlam, Rhino Marketing quickly grew into a sophisticated media marketing boutique. This growth was fueled by a passion for excellence and a relentless pursuit of innovation.

A community-centric approach

At its core, Rhino Marketing was more than just a business; it was a vital part of the community. The Morneau family, including Doug’s wife, Heather, and uncle, George, had been instrumental in steering the company towards supporting local non-profits. Their work with organizations like Share Family Services, Canucks for Kids, the Canadian Cancer Society, Crossroads Hospice Society, various local churches, and international Christian-based initiatives such as building orphanages in Mexico and the Philippines exemplified their dedication to giving back to the community that nurtured them.

Innovative marketing, global reach

Rhino Marketing’s expertise in internet marketing and online strategies not only put them on the map but also attracted high-profile clients like Lafarge, BCAA, and HSBC. Their partnership with the Canucks, starting from a cold call to a three-year collaboration, highlighted their bold approach and ability to create impactful marketing campaigns.

and leadership

The leadership and entrepreneurial spirit of Doug Morneau were recognized with prestigious accolades, including being a finalist in the Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year® 2011 awards. This recognition, along with the Business Leader of the Year award from the Tri-Cities Chamber of Commerce, underscored Rhino Marketing’s role as an industry leader and a driver of economic growth and innovation.

A Legacy of Excellence and Community Support

Rhino Marketing’s story was not just about business success; it was about creating a legacy that intertwined professional excellence with a heartfelt commitment to community welfare. Their approach to business was a testament to the belief that true success came from not just achieving one’s goals but also uplifting others along the way.

As Rhino Marketing continued to evolve and expand its horizons, its roots remained firmly planted in the community, making it a shining example of how businesses could thrive while making a meaningful impact on society.


Satisfied clients

  • HSBC
  • Replicel
  • On Side Restoration
  • Bell Media
  • Lafarge
  • CrossRoads
  • Porta

The story is far from over

“Think our story’s done? Not even close. Brace yourselves, folks –
the next chapter of Rhino Marketing is about to unfold, and it’s juicier than a ripe peach in summer.

Doug Morneau is gearing up to spill the beans with a salacious,
tell-all exposé that’ll knock your socks off.

Prepare for shocking details that’ll make your morning coffee seem bland.

So, keep your eyes peeled and your gossip antennae tuned – because this isn’t just any story,
it’s the story behind the story, and trust us, it’s scandalously good!”

The Rhino Biography – 2024