Peggi is a Senior Communications Strategist with more than 20 years of experience including four years as Managing Director of J. Walter Thompson Advertising’s Vietnam operations. While with JWT she managed the Vietnam launch and ongoing communications for multinational brands including DeBeers, Nortel, Motorola, Kodak, Shell and Ford. As a Vancouver-based consultant she has developed and executed communications projects for clients including LightHaus, Abatis Systems, Cray Inc., The Canada Southeast Asia Regional HIV/AIDS Project (CSEARHAP), Dyaptive Systems, Earthcycle Packaging Ltd., The International Centre for Sustainable Cities, the Vancouver 2010 Bid Corporation and Terasen. She holds a Master’s of Journalism from the University of BC, a graduate diploma in Asian Business Management and an undergraduate degree in Communications and Philosophy from Simon Fraser University. Peggi is a marathon runner, masters swimmer and plan to complete her third Ride to Conquer Cancer in 2013.