MEET THE BOOJE TEAM


CLIO DE LA LLAVE
FOUNDER & PRESIDENT

Clio is one of Vancouver’s top digital marketing minds, always on the forefront of the latest innovations and global trends. After completing her studies in Marketing & Communications at BCIT, Clio first began working in promotions for a national communications agency. She then founded Booje Media in 2009 and has since helped usher her many clients into the digital marketing era.

Clio’s vision for Booje Media has always been to offer her clients only the most premier of all digital services, and is therefore proud to have handpicked her team not only for their technical proficiency, but also their creativity and diversity. A true community leader, Clio enjoys helping with many local charities and is a strong supporter of other entrepreneurs in the city.

TIFFANY COLLINS
CREATIVE DIRECTOR

Not only is Tiffany an experienced artist and photographer, but she manages to master a rare balance between artistic creativity, professionalism, and ambitious dedication. Having graduated from the Art Institute of Vancouver’s prestigious Interior Design program, Tiffany leverages her design proficiency and training to provide our clients with the visuals that set them apart from the competition. As our Creative Director, she acts as our in-house photographer, brand consultant, and creative strategist, and is known for her innate ability to re-create and develop a truly captivating visual presence online.

Prior to joining Booje Media, Tiffany worked as the Executive Assistant to an award-winning hospitality entrepreneur, as well as for one of the most respected event production firms in the country. Always an artist and avid learner, Tiffany continuously educates herself and is currently studying professional photography at Emily Carr University of Art and Design.

GRACE KIM
Director of Operations

With over 15 years of experience in the industry, Grace has worked as both an Operations Manager and a Marketing Manager for a number of global brands. With her unique background, Grace is able to approach marketing campaigns by integrating creative thinking and data analysis to optimize success.

At Booje Media, Grace works closely with all team members to ensure marketing goals and objectives are met. This includes ensuring each member is able to increase marketing efficiency and optimize marketing resources for clients. One of her top priorities is aligning the work of Booje Media with its founding boutique vision. Grace is committed to upholding the standard of producing high-quality deliverables while maintaining a personal touch.

In her free time, Grace is a full-time mother to a rambunctious little girl, Beau. This role includes preparing Beau for the thrills of being Youtube’s next big sensation.

EMILY KOZNIUK
ACCOUNT DIRECTOR

After graduating from Boston College with her Bachelor of Science in Management with a concentration in Marketing, Emily moved to New York where she fell in love with the world of advertising. Based in New York for the last 5 years Emily has worked for some of the largest advertising networks on globally recognized brands and campaigns. She has spent her career working across liquor, telecom, hospitality, finance and P&G CPG and OTC brands.

Emily has successfully launched multiple 360 advertising campaigns from strategic development to campaign completion as well as launching 100% digital campaigns for brands moving away from traditional advertising.

It is Emily’s vast range of Global and National experience across both traditional and digital that make her a great fit for Booje Media.

Outside of the office you can find Emily on the mountain skiing in the winter or hiking in the summer.

FRANCES ISHII
SENIOR CREATIVE DESIGNER

Frances brings over 9 years of branding and design experience to Booje Media. Her diverse background with local boutique agencies has allowed her to engage with varied brands. From major food & beverage companies to real estate, retail or health & education, she enjoys cultivating brands’ aspirations–bringing abstract concepts into fruition. Frances knows that design is never “one-size-fits-all”, and that each and every brand offers a unique quality.

Before her designing days in the work-force, she cultivated her conceptual design instincts at Emily Carr Institute for Art & Design and received her degree in Communication Design. A supplemental diploma from Langara College’s Display + Design program has given her all the tools to help clients deliver memorable designs and experiences.

Frances also applies her creative flair after hours–she can be found in her kitchen experimenting with new recipes–sharing dishes with those who are brave and willing.

KRISTINA HERMIDA
Creative & Web Developer

Kristina earned her degree in Computer Science at De La Salle University in Manila, Philippines. Upon graduating, Kristina decided to pursue her passion in graphic design in Vancouver, Canada. She took the New Media Design and Web Development program at British Columbia Institute of Technology.

As a design student, Kristina’s expertise is vast, from design logos, posters, brochures, and business cards, to websites for individuals and organizations. Her style is contemporary simplicity at it’s finest. Aside from design projects, she is currently perfecting her skills in video production, visual effects and web animation.

During her free time, Kristina likes to travel and explore different cultures (especially Canadian!).

SANDRA SHECHTER
INFLUENCER AND MARKETING ASSOCIATE

Sandra has worked at Vancouver’s top public relations firms – and has always been drawn to the division of fashion and lifestyle. After completing her Bachelor of Arts at the University of British Columbia, she went on to specialize in public relations, where she received her Certificate from Simon Fraser University.

Over the past three years, Sandra has successfully secured national and international coverage, organized press conferences and managed talent at festivals. Most recently, she was the international public relations liaison at a global fashion retailer based out of Vancouver.

Sandra’s ability to establish relationships with ease is quintessential to her role as an Influencer and Marketing Associate. Her passion for writing and ability to think critically and creatively make her a valued asset at Booje Media.

Outside of the office, you can find her perfecting her pointe and unwinding with family and friends.

ARIEL SORLEY
COPYWRITER

Upon completion of her English Language degree from the University of British Columbia, Ariel jumped straight into the lively and productive atmosphere of Booje Media. Driven by a passion for effective communication, Ariel was delighted with the Booje team — one which shares and guides her efforts. She has been loving every second of it.

Her experiences living in London, Singapore, Houston, Victoria, and Vancouver have equipped her with an appreciation for a diversity in perspectives (and, not to mention, have fed her appetite for travel). Ariel’s education, paired with her background in customer service, have provided her with the necessary tools to engage effectively with team members and clients.

On the weekends, Ariel can be found trying her hand at poetry and fiction (a hobby that she started at the age of nine).