Darian Kovacs brings over 15 years of experience in marketing, communications and public relations. Throughout his career, he has also been a founder and board member of various foundations and charitable organizations. Through his award-winning company, Jelly Marketing, Darian has worked with various local, national and global brands building and executing on their digital and PR strategies. He co-founded the Canadian Internet Marketing Conference and he’s been featured in BC Business magazine, Business in Vancouver and on the Canada Post training circuit. He is a contributor with Small Business BC, Entrepreneur, and both Rogers and Shaw’s Business Resource Centre on topics of social media and PR. Being both an educator and practitioner, Darian’s mix of stories, practical examples and takeaways leaves audiences feeling inspired and equipped to implement social media and PR strategies into their organizations.
Jessica Macleod brings a wide range of experience in customer service, experiential marketing, brand promotions, and social media. Jessica is known for her fresh ideas and eye for building innovative brand campaigns. With a passion for social media, she’ll be sure to keep you connected to your customers and updated on all the latest social trends. When she’s not scrolling through your feed, you can find Jessica spending quality time with family and friends or hiking and camping in her own backyard (aka Beautiful British Columbia)!