Kemi brings a wealth of Sales, Marketing and Public Relations experience to the industry as well as her passion for all things travel! Originally from the UK, Kemi instantly fell in love with Vancouver when she moved here in 2012. Kemi has visited more than 45 countries and experienced various types of travel, from the bare-bones of backpacking to all-inclusive luxury resorts. Highlights from her past trips include hiking a snow-capped volcano in Chile, diving with sharks in Fiji and camping in the Australian Outback.
Since completing her honours degree in Public Relations, Kemi has spent a over 2 years backpacking across the world over 3 different trips. Kemi is a bit of an adrenaline junkie and has done two skydives in New Zealand, the world’s highest bungy jump in Macau, China and various ziplines all over the world. Whilst this is Kemi’s first “official” role in the travel industry, her passion for travel started at a young age and she is extremely happy to have moved across to the industry where she believes she will thrive for the rest of her career. Previous jobs include marketing and publicity roles at Warner Bros. Pictures and News International in London, and sales and event management for the Fish House in Stanley Park when she first moved to Vancouver.
At North South Travel Kemi acts as an Account Manager to the corporate clients, works on optimizing strategic relationships with leisure suppliers and is responsible for developing the marketing initiatives for the agency.