Agile. Connected. Collaborative.



With almost 20 years of experience in strategic marketing, communications, public relations, and conference and event management, Karran has done it all, from celebrity galas to integrated marketing campaigns. She has worked on projects for a variety of industries including, government, healthcare, non-profit sector, retail and luxury goods. She has held past positions as a Marketing and Events Instructor at the Art Institute of Vancouver, Director of Marketing and Communications for ILEA (International Live Events Association) and National Director of Marketing and Events for Holt Renfrew. Karran is an award-winning professional who has worked directly with a diverse group of brands including, Giorgio Armani, Electronic Arts, Holt Renfrew, Save Your Skin Foundation, AIM at Melanoma, Covenant House, TD, Bristol-Myers Squibb and GoodLife Fitness. Karran is also a long standing member of the BC Chapter of the American Marketing Association (BCAMA).

Trevor Embury

Trevor is a Principal and Design Director at aftermodern.lab inc., an award-winning Toronto-based communication design studio. Trevor and his studio have provided art direction, concept and strategy to KFM since we launched in 2009. Trevor is currently a faculty member of the School of Design at the Alberta College of Art and Design (ACAD), a past faculty member at the Ontario College of Art and Design University (OCAD U), the Graphic Design Director at Toronto Design Offsite Festival (TO DO) and the Creative Director for PechaKucha Toronto. He is a graduate of Musashino Art University Tokyo with Sessions College, and the University of Calgary.