Position on Board: First Vice President
Company: Kiers Marketing
Karen Grant, President of Kiers Marketing Group, has been a member of the Fredericton business community since 1984.
Karen joined Kiers in 1990, and in 2002, purchased the business with Doug Daley and Paul Thompson. In 2011, Kiers Marketing received a Fredericton Chamber of Commerce Business Excellence Award.
Karen’s involvement in the local business community includes being a member of the board and various committees of the Fredericton Chamber of Commerce; and a member of the organizing committee for Ability New Brunswick's Feast in the Field fundraising event.
As a member of the Fredericton Women in Business Network in its early years, and part of the executive for three years, Karen worked with other executive members planning sessions for the network including topics for meetings, speakers, annual trade show and silent auction fundraiser for local charities.
Karen's other volunteer activities include being a board member of the Fredericton District Soccer Association; Soccer New Brunswick as a member of the New Brunswick Soccer League competitive program; and a member of the local organizing committee, working with Canadian Soccer Association, hosting the U18 national soccer competitions in 2007 and 2011.