Kim Mech has 25+ years of senior experience in business and marketing. Having started her career in Montreal, she has also worked in Toronto, Vancouver and internationally. Kim’s career spans a wide range of sectors, including advertising, telecommunications, tech, tourism, financial services and higher education.
She is currently Director, Marketing & Communications at the UBC Sauder School of Business, overseeing a team of 19 and the strategic direction, development and execution of digital plans to create awareness and recruit students to Canada’s leading business school.
Kim also has extensive experience with the BCAMA, having recently served as the association’s President for a three-year tenure. In this role, she steered the chapter to win a Special Merit Award for Finance, and was the catalyst behind the successful merger with the Association of Integrated Marketers (AIM). Prior to her presidency, Kim served as the Director of BCAMA’s Senior Executive Program.
As a leader, Kim fosters innovation and collaboration. She is also known for challenging individuals to grow and reach their highest potential; in this, she brings warmth and enthusiasm, but doesn’t shy away from having direct conversations.
Kim has spent a considerable amount of time mentoring individuals in the marketing industry and is happy to continue her support of the BCAMA.
Experience & focus areas
- Financial services
- Non-profit leadership
- Education marketing
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