About Ambition

Ambition Talent Inc. (aka ‘Ambition’) is a talent agency based out of Toronto, Canada. The company focuses on representing actors, directors, writers and broadcasters for the Film, Television, Commercial, Voice and Theatre market in North America. The company has clients based in Toronto, Vancouver, New York and Los Angeles. Ambition was started in July, 2006 by David Ritchie out of the spare bedroom of his condominium. In eight short years, the company has expanded 4 times and now resides in Toronto’s chic studio district. Playback Magazine regularly recognizes Ambition clients as some of the top to watch in Canada. The company’s clientele have worked on such acclaimed projects as  Arrow, The Bold and The Beautiful, The Young & The Restless, Mike & Molly, Scandal, True Blood, Rizzoli & Isles, Bosch, Beauty & The Beast, The Listener, Degrassi: The Next Generation, Murder in the First, Lost Girl, Rookie Blue, Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, 19-2, CSI:Miami, Robocop, NCIS, The Stratford Festival, Mirvish Productions, and various other national commercial campaigns, TV series’, movies of the week, and studio films. Ambition is known for its pro-active and persistent approach to clientele management. The company’s motto is quality over quantity. The agents take an honest, straightforward approach in the representation of their clients, and the negotiation on behalf of those clients. Ambition acts as an agency in Canada while doubling as a management company in the United States. The company’s long term goal is to produce content with in-house clientele, while representing artists in all aspects of the entertainment business, including cinematographers, producers, comedians, models and athletes. Ambition is a member of the Ethical Industry Coalition (EIC) and is a recognized agency with TAMAC, the Writers Guild of Canada, The Directors Guild of Canada, ACTRA and UBCP.