Darian is principal of the award-winning Digital Marketing and PR firm known as Jelly. If you didn't already know, Darian brings unparalleled charisma and excitement to the brands that he popularizes (is yours one of them?). Known for off-the-wall ideas and fantastic stories, Darian's energy keeps the Jelly bus rolling down fun and fabulous roads.
Mike comes to Jelly with an eclectic mix of experience, having worked in landscape supply, transportation, and most recently in commercial packaging. He has a passion for people and brings a work hard play hard mentality. Always seeking understanding, Mike loves to learn and he thrives on bridging the gap between abstract ideas and practical application. Outside of work, Mike can be found playing hockey, slo-pitch softball, creating music with friends, or spending time with his family.
Amaan believes social media is about being human, being real, and being responsible. His passion lies in connecting people and building authentic relationships both online and offline. Amaan loves to integrate his experience in customer service and social media management with our clients' digital marketing strategies. Fuelled by coffee and lifelong learning, Amaan can often be found enjoying new things (like affogato!) or geeking out with gadgets.
Sarah is a gifted leader and passionate communicator with a wealth of experience in marketing and event coordination. With a keen understanding of the entire digital space, she is an expert in multi-platform integration and execution. Armed with a perpetually positive attitude, creative trouble shooting skills and a serious love for data, Sarah loves keeping her clients at ease and informed with her exceptional account management. When she’s not at work, you can find her with her young daughter and husband, cooking up a storm in the kitchen, or spending time outdoors.
Hudson comes to Jelly with a rich history in customer service and social media coordinating. With building meaningful client relationships at the forefront of all of her endeavours, Hudson uses her master people skills and organizational wizardry to establish effective communication with her clients as an Account Manager. Out of office, you can find Hudson perfecting her yoga poses, watching 1980's rom-coms, and hosting kitchen dance parties.
Caroline joins Jelly with extensive sales experience in the sports and entertainment industry. A truly driven individual who thrives in fast-paced environments, Caroline prides herself on going out of her way to deliver exceptional results for clients. When she’s not busy working on her next big pitch, you can find Caroline catching up on the latest in all things sports, and spending time with her family and friends.
Reece brings a varied work background to the Jelly team, having had experience working in PR and marketing roles for companies in the eCommerce, food franchising, and real estate sectors. Originally from London, England, Reece is handy with a brolly when the rain starts to fall. When he’s not in the office, he can be found dissecting a good movie or TV show, performing a duet with his three-year-old daughter, or exploring all that British Columbia has to offer.
Jessica comes to Jelly with a wide range of experience in customer service, experiential marketing, brand promotions, and social media. As a new university graduate, Jessica is eager to contribute fresh ideas and build innovative campaigns for your brand. 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)!
Shavahn joins Jelly with a background in customer service and communications. As a lover of engagement and all things social, Shavahn has your social media campaigns covered. Shavahn firmly believes in creating authentic and lasting relationships between a brand and its publics. When she is not in the office, you can find Shavahn in the spin studio, spending time with her family and friends, and drinking kombucha.
Sullivan comes all the way from Calgary, AB, with a background in digital affiliate marketing and door-to-door telecom sales. He understands what drives consumer impulse and knows how to drive a click. He spent his adolescent years in Muscat, Oman, and brings his unique perspective to the Jelly team. In his free time, he enjoys producing downtempo music, lifting heavy things, throwing discs really far, and carving through moguls.
Joe comes to Jelly with a background in business, a technical acumen and an appreciation for the creative. Having worked in all areas of digital marketing, Joe has found a passion in digital ads & SEO and sees the marriage between the technical underpinnings and human engagement as harmonious. When he’s not working to increase search rankings, you can find Joe hosting his radio show on CIVL Radio, contributing to a local culture magazine, or simply out taking photos.
Taylor comes to Jelly with dynamite administration skills as she displays an exceptional eye for detail, creative problem solving, and unbelievable organizational artistry. Her high spirit is driven by her love for people and she is delighted to welcome you at the Jelly office. When Taylor isn’t taking calls, color-coding to-do lists or scheduling meetings, she can be found sipping vanilla lattes and spending time with close friends.
Shaheed Devji is a creative storyteller at heart. As one of Jelly’s Multimedia Specialists, Shaheed combines his fascination of digital media production with his love for telling stories. He has previous experience in broadcast journalism, corporate marketing and communication, and as a small business owner/operator producing video. In his spare time, Shaheed shares the story of his life with his wife and twin boys in their video blog on YouTube.
Garth is a design ninja who's been creating digital art since he was a wee lad. He loves building beautiful, clean websites that perfectly capture an organization's purpose and branding, and he obsesses over every pixel. When he's not designing websites for Jelly, he's either taking photos, building LEGO with his two boys, or eating samosas.
Coming from a family of accountants, Julius is a designated CPA, CMA with over 15 years of professional experience. He loves to create tools that help manage budgets, labour, spend, and measure overall company profitability. His passion is to explain the art of accounting in simple layman’s terms and measure what everyday success looks like.
Ryan is all about the numbers and earned his chops with over 10 years of experience in a variety of commercial endeavours including light manufacturing, commercial real estate and investment businesses. His experience extends through to all the fundamental accounting functions of these different industries. He lives and breaths all things Canucks, takes an active interest in US politics–don’t get him started–and can often be caught reading the works of Noam Chomsky.