Courtney is an entrepreneur, brand strategist, and community connector with over fourteen years of industry experience in retail and apparel. Her previous experience includes leading marketing, experiential, retail, and operational strategies to support the growth of brands including wings+horns and Kit and Ace. In 2018, she founded OCIN - a lifestyle brand and eco-swim label that exists to be a platform to connect human beings to their most open and limitless selves, to motivate kind and positive actions for our Earth and for humanity. Passionate about people and the planet, she also founded The Collective Index, a multi-disciplinary studio and ecosystem built around the power of collaboration, giving back, and supporting collective human endeavour. Courtney received a BComm in Marketing from UBC Sauder School of Business where she is also an active mentor.