We’re a collective of Apparel and Gear professionals united through passion and commitment to bring BC’s brand’s together to create a future that supports all our growth and sustainability goals.

 

Our VIsion

BECOME THE SUPER CLUSTER FOR LEADING BRANDS & TALENT IN THE PERFORMANCE APPAREL AND GEAR SPACE


Meet the team

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Mark Anderson, MBA

Mark oversees the Research, Engineering, Quality and Sourcing functions at Mustang Survival, a global survival equipment brand. A strategic thinker and problem solver, he has led his teams creating world class, life-saving products and turning well-planned strategies into tangible results.

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Alexander McAulay, CPA, CA

Alex founded undergarment company Naked Brand Group Inc. (NASDAQ: NAKD) and led the company as its COO and CFO and fulfilled a childhood dream of selling to Nordstrom. He is the Co-CEO of fashion upstart Kosan Travel Company Ltd.


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Vanessa Fors, MBA

Vanessa is the Category Manager for Mustang Survival. Her passion is product, whether it is taking on roles in Design, Development, or Product Management. In 2016, she founded the first “un-conference” for the apparel and soft goods industry in Vancouver called ApparelCamp.

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Paul King

As KenDor’s President, Paul does much more than run day-to-day operations. With authentic enthusiasm, he simultaneously heads up the global sourcing and sales teams. Paul is often the first call for many seasoned industry veterans and new designers alike trying to find anything garment related.

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Laura Appleton

Laura is the Senior Manager, People & Culture for Arc'teryx Equipment. Laura is an investor, her currency is people. Believing that everyone should love their job, she looks for the amazing potential of those she meets and asks how can she support their growth and development.

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Corri Longridge

Corri is the Senior Mobility Specialist at lululemon. She acts as counsel to provide Canadian immigration law solutions and manage relationships with external counsel around the world to ensure compliance with relevant immigration rules and regulations.