Mark is an avid traveller who has lived and worked in 6 countries around the world and visited many more. He has a broad range of experience with a focus in tourism and is currently completing a post-degree diploma in marketing management. Mark is a former Officer Cadet in the British Army, a diving instructor & cave diver, teacher, deckhand, avid rock climber and skier who loves the outdoors and the adventure playground that Vancouver offers.
A wannabe citizen of the world, a libertarian, free market advocate and space exploration aficionado. John brings 5 years of experience working in the largest Brazilian consulting firm, being directly involved with planning, implementation and evaluation of Lean and Agile methodologies in the most diverse sectors of the economy. What drives him is the will to discover new things and share it with those who want to learn. His passion? Collecting stamps in his passport.
She is a born learner, pursuing her fourth degree, in Marketing Management from Langara College. She has done masters in Mechanical engineering with specialisation in Production. She is also a German Language graduate. She is a Polyglot with command over five languages. She has worked with Global automobile giant, Suzuki. Books are her best friends. She has been consistently winning Public speaking competitions since grade 5th. Her ambition is to make career in automobile industry.
Youngest among all, Deepak worked with a Canadian client for 2 years and gained payroll experience. During his period working he handled a number of events and short term projects for his employers. Being a motorcyclist, he is always ready to explore new places. He also loves playing videogames!
An entrepreneur and a derivatives trader, with an over twenty years’ experience in commodities trading and business management. Leading several sales and marketing ventures, as a savvy project leader, he’s skilled at getting the best out of people and projects they oversee. He has a Business Degree and an MBA in Capital and Derivatives Market. Reading and practicing sports are his main hobbies. Family is his true passion.
She has nine years of experience in the Tourism and Hospitality sector. Always a communication enthusiast, she is currently developing new skills in Marketing by taking a PDD in Marketing Management at Langara and exploring the world of digital marketing. She loves to travel, learn new languages, photography and is now sharing all these passions in a blog about Vancouver and life in Canada.