Marla Garderis

As Account Director, Marla builds collaborative partnerships between BMD and its clients. Prior to joining BMD, she built a career as a marketer specializing in brand development, product launches, international store roll-outs, and strategic growth initiatives for global retail brands including ALDO and Joe Fresh.

She holds a BBA in Marketing and International Business from the University of Central Florida and recently completed a mini-MBA program at the Schulich School of Business. Marla continues to seek courses and learning opportunities to further develop her skills as a marketer, strategist, and project manager. 

Outside of BMD, Marla is an active member in her community. She is a mentor at the Toronto Regional Immigration Council and provides pro-bono consulting for local businesses.