Our expertise complements our clients' business, strategy, goals and bottom line. The most successful projects are the result of a respectful relationship between our teams, checking our egos at the door, and rolling up our sleeves to explore the best way to achieve your goals.
Account Director | Forum Principal
Katherine is a results driven communications specialist who brings a wealth of experience when it comes to establishing, managing and implementing internal and external communications for national and international brands.
While Katherine's career in communications began in Calgary, her love of integrated communications blossomed while working at a Financial Public Relations agency in London, England. There, she developed and executed communications initiatives through multiple mediums, and brought diverse strategies to life.
Katherine has also held a handful of in-house positions within public and private companies, where her roles ranged from communications counsel to the Executive team to liaising with the media to gain coverage on key company updates. Utilizing her broad skillset, Katherine has continued to make her mark on Calgary's communications and creative scene by translating business objectives into results driven branded communications.
As Account Director and Principal of Forum, Katherine is the first point of contact in the creation of engaging communications strategies. She is an invaluable partner for clients who identifies opportunities, facilitates on-target strategies and ensures seamless execution and results.
An animal and nature lover at heart, Katherine can be found spending her free time volunteering with animal rescue groups around Southern Alberta.
Creative Director | Forum Principal
Kylie is a creative catalyst with a fresh and insightful approach to strategy and design. As a visually sophisticated thinker with a strong business sense, she has created unique brands that connect with their audiences in a meaningful way.
Kylie seamlessly transforms company's communication strategies into a proprietary visual language, from the big picture creative concept right down to the details.
Starting her career in New Zealand, Kylie graduated from Massey University of Wellington with a Bachelor of Visual Communication Design (Hons) in 2003. After which she quickly set out building a solid career on national and international brands based in New Zealand, she relocated to Calgary in 2005 working in both large and mid-sized design and communications agencies.
Now the Creative Director and Principal of Forum, Kylie applies her extensive industry experience which ranges from brand identity development, integrated marketing (print, digital, spatial) and corporate to consumer communications projects.
Strategically sharp and industry leading, Kylie's design work has been awarded at the local, national and international level. She has been recognized by The One Show, Graphis, Oil week, Ad Rodeo and Communication Arts, just to name a few. Kylie was also named by Design Edge Magazine as one of Canada's top 11 young designers of 2011.
What began as a mutual hunger for strategic design, a love of entrepreneurship and red wine, has turned into Forum - a highly results-driven studio where the bottom line is always considered and client success is always celebrated.