Interest

Community Involvement: Christie Ossington Neighbourhood Centre, Canadian Cancer Society (After The Heist Tour of  Homes), Special Olympics, Valley & District Community Living

Skills

Skills

Television Production

Strategy Development

Client/Account Services

Renovation/Construction

Cross-Promotional Marketing

Project Management

Production Design

Interior Styling + Design

Work History

Work History
2009 - Present

Interior Stylist / Art Director / Lifestyle Television Production
  • Collaborating with various Canadian and U.S.-based television production companies of lifestyle programming
  • Work with companies to create, communicate and implement strategic initiatives that strengthen their brand-positioning
  • Provide innovative and personalized interior design and styling solutions for television production and residential clients
  • Research products and design trends; identify opportunities to promote various brands within production projects
2009 - 2011

Project Manager

Cheryl Torrenueva Interior Design
  • Researching and assisting with the development of multi-media home décor and interior design projects for HGTV’s Cheryl Torrenueva (Colin & Justin’s Home Heist; Restaurant Makeover; Restaurant Impossible)
  • Identified and initiated opportunities for strategic partnership development with industry leaders within Canada & U.S.
  • Ensured all projects adhered to the Cheryl Torrenueva brand; managed lifecycle of design projects; interior styling of residential and commercial projects
2007 - 2009

Senior Design Coordinator / Interior Stylist

Cineflix Productions 'Colin & Justin's Home Heist'
  • Responsible for identifying and developing relationships with new suppliers; created opportunities to utilize and place supplier products within the production
  • Worked with suppliers to ensure brand integrity; negotiated contra agreements and contracts as necessary
  • Selected materials and finishes as required; interior styling of residential room settings for filming
  • Coordinated internal teams to implement strategic vision; managed project details between design department, construction and Producers; worked with Directors to include design details in segment shooting
2006 - 2007

Marketing Manager

Hudson's Bay Company - Home Outfitters

This role worked directly with the buying office, public relations, special events and external advertising agency to analyze, plan, manage and execute a strategic marketing campaign.

  • Managed planning and implementation of marketing brand strategy for the Home Outfitters banner
  • Worked with buyers and vendors of Bed, Bath, Kitchen and Décor to identify cross-promotional marketing opportunities
  • Developed communications campaign for new product and brand launches
  • Creative Manager of all external advertising (print, radio, television)
2005 - 2006

Account Supervisor

Top Drawer Creative
  • Team leader of strategy development; catalyst for strengthening and expanding client relationships
  • Managed a team of 4 account managers and coordinators, acted as main point of contact for national and regional corporate accounts
  • Worked across internal departments (media buying, interactive, public relations) to offer multi-disciplinary solutions to grow clients’ business
Jan 2004 - Oct 2005

Marketing Coordinator

Hudson's Bay Company - The Bay

  • Worked with client groups within the Buying Office of Bed, Bath, Kitchen and Home Décor categories to plan monthly advertising
  • Utilized an understanding of financial objectives to identify liabilities and conduct gap analysis within each business group's advertising productivity targets
  • Provided sales generating solutions as required

Education

Education