Profession before the promotional products industry?
- Professional Dog Trainer
How many years have you been in the promotional products industry?
- 34 years and counting
Suppliers you served while on your path…
- Adspec, Artmetal, Aware Marketing, BCH Unique, Bag Man, BIC, Bonica, Canada Match, Canada Sportswear, Canadian Spirit, Cardwell Sign Company, Chocolate Inn/Taylor & Grant, D Group, Debco, Dezinecorp, DiVinyl, Elcyda, ESP, Elegance Leather, Gayla, Gratham Industries, Hydeport, Kayjet Promotions, Logoed CD, Magnus Pen, Orflam, Penpal, Precidio, Premiums Plus, Renaissance Rock, Roby Industries, Souvenir Avanti, Spector & Co., St. Regis Crystal, Starline, Superex, Swiss Peak, Trimark, Vista Leather, WAC, (sure hope I haven’t forgotten any)
- And currently working with and representing Apex Imaging, Attraction, Golf Trends, Headwear Canada, Redi-Medic by WASIP, St Johns & The Lanyard Company!
What are your hobbies/passions outside of Promo Expo?
- Spending time with my daughters & training a very trying Beagle
Where were you born and what town/city are you living in now?
- I was born in Peterborough, ON and I’m now living in Burlington, ON
If you could live anywhere, where would it be?
- Wherever my daughters are and hopefully somewhere warm
Who are your favorite musicians/bands?
- Rolling Stones, Celine, Whitney, Amy
If you could join any past or current music group who would you join?
- Wow, tough one I guess I’ll go with the Beatles
What is your favorite movie?
- Tremors (don’t ask)
If you could only eat one meal for the rest of your life what would it be?
- Turkey with all the trimmings
As a child what did you want to be when you grew up?
- A Cowgirl
What is your favourite game, or sport to watch and play?
If you had a warning label, what would yours say?
- Don’t mess with my family!
What is the best part of your job?
- During my 34 years in the Industry I’ve had the pleasure of getting to know and be mentored by some of this industry’s most dynamic trailblazers which has led to lifelong friendships that I will treasure forever.