Lindsay Rudyk, CMP

President

FUN FACTS

> I went bungy jumping in New Zealand and it was terrifying

> If I see a lobster roll on a menu I always order it – even if it’s a McLobster at McDonald’s

> Justin Trudeau was my TA when I was in undergrad at McGill

Ardith Freethy

Associate

FUN FACTS

> I have a road named after my family – Freethy Road in Nottawasaga, ON

> I cannot file my nails with a nail file – the sensation is too much!

> My biggest fear? Frogs!

Janet Bursey

Director of Business Administration

FUN FACTS

> My hobby is shopping – “It’s all about the hunt for those deals”

> I taught Ballroom Dancing

> I won a trip on the radio to the Royal Wedding (William & Kate)



Karen Gislason

Accountant

FUN FACTS

> Favourite pastime: scrolling MLS listings

> Love starting the day with a refreshing shower & a strong coffee

> Favourite travel destination: Italy

Teri McKinnon

Account Director

FUN FACTS

> Downtown city girl turned country

> Beginner mountain biker

> Global adventurer (trekked Nepal, sailed with RCN and surfed Down Under)

Chris Attard

Product Development Manager

FUN FACTS

> My guilty pleasures are Vodka Martinis (shaken, not stirred), charcuterie boards and Netflix binge-watching. Throw pizza into the mix and I’m in heaven.

> I always seem to get asked for directions, yet I am so very directionally challenged. I can’t live without Google maps and fear any corn maze. Nevermind north or south, just tell me whether it's right or left.

> I love cooking and can make a mean eggplant parmesan and cheese manicotti.



Jodi Naftel

Product Development Manager

FUN FACTS

> Wanderlust enthusiast / adventure seeker

> Lived in Australia for a year

> Passion for live music and sports montages

Meaghan Trueland

Account Manager

FUN FACTS

> Lived in Bermuda for 7 1/2 years

> My love & obsession for dogs led me to starting my own dog sitting business

> On my bucket list is to stay at every Fairmont Hotel around the world

Stephanie Paul

Account Coordinator

FUN FACTS

> Coffee & popcorn are my weakness

> I am obsessed with Christmas

> I can’t do anything or go anywhere without my Chapstick



April Kolar

Air Transportation Manager

FUN FACTS

> Travelled to Egypt to see the Pyramids

> Loves British TV

> Guilty pleasure: shortbread cookies

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