Alex keeps himself busy on the weekdays as an Impact Marketing Specialist at SOLE, volunteering with Brands For Better Foundation's Cause & Impact team, and co-lead on the EcoMeter project. On the weekends, Alex is either in the water or on a mountain, usually with his dog Zini.
Ben is the CEO at Rethink2gether, on a mission to help commercial kitchens prevent food waste and improve the bottom line. He is a member of the Vancouver Food Policy Council and is part of the Advisory Board for EcoMeter.
Colleen is a graphic and web designer, and Pledge 1% for the Planet member, with a focus on digital sustainability and kind internet practices. She advocates for animal welfare and environmentally friendly living when she isn't drinking tea or bouldering.
Dan has spent nearly half of his life working in sales & marketing for brands in the sports and culture space, currently overseeing sales and marketing for Ciele Athletics. A relatively new dad of two, he squeezes his love of sports, adventures, volunteering for Brands for Better, and co-leading EcoMeter into any open time slot that he can.
Jessica is a User Experience (UX) Designer through Emily Carr University, who has combined a love for providing stellar guest experience with a passion for intuitive design. In her free time, you will find her cooking for friends & family, exploring local shops (especially those with coffee) and enjoying the outdoors.
Jill wears a few hats as a Project Manager at UBC, an EcoMeter co-lead, and a team member with Brands for Better. When she's not coordinating various teams, you can find her adventuring in the mountains, thrifting for nonfiction, or spending time with her community.
James is a results-driven marketer, designer and communications professional. James currently hangs his many hats as an art director at Routeique Inc., a Calgary-based startup specializing in supply chain solutions, as a designer for Ecometer and the Brands for better foundation. On weekends, he can be found in the mountains, snowboarding or hiking.
Karen's a big fan of eating burritos, growing enormous sunflowers, and riding her bike anywhere she can. She works in marketing as a writer and editor, and talks with her hands (a lot).
Karla Peckett (she, her), is Creative Director at SOLE/ReCORK/CO2negative, and Founder of Brands for Better Foundation, a not-for-profit volunteer-driven initiative out of Vancouver that aims to unite local brands for positive impact in the community. Karla is a creative strategist, people person, networker, marketer, community activator, strategic thinker, culture builder, planet-first designer, brand expert, muralist, event planner and advocate for positive change.
Kyle is a Vancouver based Full Stack Dev who loves spending his time afk out running, biking or hiking as well as sampling local craft beers and eating at all the vegan restaurants!
Missy Shana is a photographer and marketing specialist based in Vancouver, Canada. She has worked with such recognizable brands as Mountain Equipment Coop (MEC), Foodee, and Herschel Supply Co. Her work with marketing informs her photography, and where they intersect is the unique lens that she brings to her projects. She is a dog person and has the hat to prove it.
Paulyn took her hobbies and made them a career as a web developer and digital marketer. If you're looking for her, you'll find her working on a kick-ass project, teaching intro to web development courses or hiking in the Rocky Mountains.
Sarah Moungounga-Nkombo is a graphic designer and a specialist in the sector of communication. Currently working as a social media campaign manager at Yellow Pages, Sarah is also volunteering with Brands For Better and the Ecometer Project as part of the marketing and design team. Sarah enjoys sports and creative activities.
Spencer is an aspiring eco-practitioner with tech consulting and SaaS account management experience. When he's not talking about climate solutions, you'll find him cooking up a storm and cultivating his balcony garden.
Steven is an internationally accredited educator, open-source advocate and professional frontend developer from Calgary, AB, Canada. He is an avid boulderer, voracious reader and loves to scheme about the next generation of digital education.
Sue is a second year student in the Business and Computer Science program at UBC. When she's not studying, she loves hiking, taking ballet classes, and working on projects that drive positive social and sustainable change.
From scientist to UX/UI designer, Tiffany strives to merge her research based and artistic mindset together to create intuitive and sustainable design. She can be found taking care of her plants or knitting sweaters in her spare time.
William works in communications and spends his play time on local hiking trails or watching movies. As a volunteer with Brands for Better since fall 2020, he supports the marketing and public relations effort. Takeout sushi is often on his family's meal routine.
Zoë (she/her) will talk your ear off about sustainability if you let her! When she's not at school for Sustainable Business Leadership or conducting research for the District of Squamish, you can catch her biking around town or skiing wherever she finds snow.
Megan Veaudry is a designer and web developer based in Coast-Salish Territory, Vancouver BC. Her interests lie at the intersection of Design and Development and she is always curious about the technical aspects of beauty. You can find her as @elbowgrrl everywhere.