Growing Kootenay marketing agency, birr, based in Fernie has appointed Laura Eadie as account manager to help manage the increasing workload.

Laura brings a wealth of expertise in marketing management having previously worked in an agency environment in Sydney Australia where she managed work for blue chip clients including Qantas and Coca Cola.

Working as account manager, Laura will work closely with a range of clients to deliver services focused on improving the quality and effectiveness of their marketing and communications.

Since launch in December 2017 birr has already landed ten clients including established businesses, new start-ups and regional organizations. The company has aspirations to grow to a team of four by the end of 2018.

Commenting on the role, Laura said; “I am really excited to be joining birr at the early stages of the company.  We offer a local solution for businesses and organizations that have previously had to look outside of the area for a holistic marketing solution.

Speaking about Laura’s appointment, Jude Smith co-founder said; “Laura stood out as someone who could offer real value to our clients by adding additional skill to our existing services.  We are growing rapidly and a key objective is to offer well paid, sustainable employment to people in Fernie and beyond.”

Birr, based in Fernie BC provides a full suite of marketing services including marketing strategy, design and branding, PR and social media strategy, content creation, and implementation.