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Passion for technology, brands and business. Will believes that maximum potential is achieved only when the right technology works in concert with the brightest creative minds. He wants to empower those around him to achieve their best results.
We utilize technology, design and pure determination to achieve your goals
Strong communication and organizational skills. Adrienne liaises with clients and manages project workflow as well as providing hands on work in the studio.
She brings energy, resourcefulness and strong analytical skills to the team. She also makes a mean cup of coffee.
Combining a passion for content and photography, Liz brings a blend of warmth and determination to every project she tackles. A true curiosity for understanding topics of all kinds keeps her busy personally and professionally.
Toria brings a fresh mindset, strong communication, and accountability to the team. She manages client accounts with care and creativity, and also drives new business. She creates relevant, on-brand content with an eye for beauty – and grammar!
Danielle is a master manager of all materials. She brings projects together with elegance and ease, making the most difficult of tasks look simple. She plays full out and does whatever it takes to get the job done but she definitely knows how to kick back and enjoy a glass of bubbly as well! As a business owner herself, she has a close connection to the wants and needs of managers and entrepreneurs, with an innate gift of grabbing the attention of customers on any medium. She will make you laugh, she will reduce your stress and she will add rocket fuel to your business’s growth.
Alex is motivated by making the world of business a more creative and positive space. He has a Bachelors in Business Administration from Brock University and has travelled all over North America as a Sales and Marketing Manager, growing revenues by the millions.
Alex has an innate love for wordcraft and content creation and spent many years traveling the globe as a freelance writer for a wide range of clients. His favourite client soon became his family as he drove across Canada from Ontario to join Hiilite full time in Kelowna. If you can’t find Alex crafting content at Hiilite, he is likely out on the lake fishing or backpacking on the other side of the globe.
Tavia is a master blog writer. There isn’t a topic that she can’t write beautifully about. Her passion for eloquent writing and a keen eye for detail means that her content is always on point.
Drawing the connections between media and culture, Brandon studies Communications to better understand the influence and internalization of mass-messaging.
Ellen is originally from Nova Scotia. She earned her Masters in English Literature and Theory from the University of Western Ontario and her BA in Theatre Studies and English Literature at Dalhousie University. During grad school, Ellen thrived in her Digital Humanities course which fused her interests in critical thinking and literature with the connectivity and accessibility of written content in modern technology.
After completing her schooling, her affinity for travel and warm weather lead her to teach in Taipei, Taiwan for 3 years, and travel throughout SE Asia during school holidays. Ultimately her fascination with the way technology has shaped the way we communicate brought her to Kelowna and Hiilite. Ellen is an avid reader and passionate about crafting quality content that is accessible, insightful, and captivating.
With a combined passion for strong content and marketing strategy, Deborah enjoys learning about all types of industries and crafting remarkable, unique content to connect with a brand’s audience. She brings positivity and a creative outlook to the team with a strong eye for detail and grammar.
Emilia is a born and raised Kelownafornian with a strong connection to the Okanagan and everything it has to offer. Emilia received her BBA from Okanagan College. At the beginning of her college career, Management seemed to be the route to take. However, after a few marketing courses, it was clear that marketing was her passion.
Emilia has a passion for creating strong, personable brand voices. Whether it be through social media or blog content, expect a beautifully crafted story that embodies a brands core qualities and values. Emilia takes the time to connect with her clients’ brands to enable her to tell your brand’s story to the online world.
We tap into emotions and abstract concepts and create powerful designs
Tina Walczak is a hiking junkie, entrepreneur, music addict and the Creative Director at Hiilite. Dubbed the Luxury Brand Building Expert, Tina beautifully combines her passion for design with keen business focus.
Creative passion and visual communication. Jamie combines artistic expression and attention to detail to provide graphics that are both visually appealing and meaningful in design and builds smart brands.
With a unique flair and a strong individual voice, Carly works on projects of all kinds, breathing life into a brand from its core principles.
Cam finds inspiration by transforming arbitrary thoughts, ideas and desires into stunning visual realities. With 6 years of experience in the print industry, Cam has a knack for visualizing brands in both digital and physical forms. Cam’s previous experience in the Vancouver film industry and his home hobby of illustration allows him to attack projects from multiple creative angles. If he’s not in the office, you will find him mountainside, traversing the wilderness on snowboard or shoe.
Donovan captures the world around us in a light that embodies raw emotion. Truly dedicated to his craft, Donovan is always searching for his next shot, analyzing and editing when he sets his lense down. When it comes to painting a picture of a product or service, Donovan and his Pentax search out the perfect angles that bring the best out of every business and situation.
An oddly shaped, coffee-coloured alien with a interest in long distance calls sparked an insatiable interest in filmmaking and videography within Matthias. Ever since Spielberg inspired Matthias as a child, he has been seeking out unique methods and techniques that would allow him to craft stories on screen. He studied at The Centre for Arts and Technology in Kelowna, BC, graduating with honours from the Digital Filmmaking Program. As a young and enthusiastic Filmmaker, Matthias strives to create beautiful imagery and convey emotion with his camera, always learning and embracing the latest technology available. When Matthias isn’t filming or editing you can find him at the skatepark or up at Big White searching for fresh, fluffy powder.
We build and optimize the technical tools you need.
Peter has over 12 years of experience in the multimedia industry. The spark for knowledge and a more thorough understanding of technology started when he graduated with a diploma in 3D Animation.
Heather seamlessly combines her skills as an expert in web development and graphic design to bring functionality and beauty to her client’s projects.
Combining his eclectic skillset with the design direction found at Hiilite, Damien puts his various talents in motion daily. Motivated by his constant desire to grow, he has built the foundation of his career with an emphasis on front-end development and search-engine optimization.
Nadine is the keeper of coin at Hiilite, ensuring that every dollar goes where it belongs. She is meticulous and keeps track of every vital detail, allowing the Hiilite machine to run smooth and efficiently.
Cari is Hiilite’s “Jackie of all Trades”. Is there anything she can’t do? As an Executive Assistant, Cari brings all the details of the team together to create a finished product that “wows” clients. With a Bachelor’s degree in Fine Arts from the University of British Columbia and over 5 years experience in customer facing roles, Cari is a multi-tasking specialist with a creative flare like no other. Although her work resonates throughout all of Hiilite’s projects, she is truly at harmony when on stage, studying and performing with Opera Kelowna, while also taking masterclasses with the U of M faculty.
As VP of Morale, Cooper’s responsibilities include: greeting clients, keeping watch for uninvited guests, social media inspo, test model for photoshoots, lap snuggles for motivation or warmth, excessive beauty rest, and comic relief.
As head of Security, Emerson protects the office and always let’s us know when someone is at the door. Despite his tough guy attitude, Emerson is really just a friendly fluff ball who loves to greet clients and make them feel at home.