Kimberlee Jones, APR is an entrepreneurial marketing and public relations strategist and principal of KJM Marketing. She is an Accredited Public Relations (APR) professional, with 20 plus years of experience in developing strategic approaches for meeting client goals and in hands-on tactical execution. She is a skilled and sought-after copy and content writer with an acute understanding of evaluation and analysis parameters.
Kim worked with Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) as a Senior Marketing and Communications Consultant for close to 14 years. Her work with CMHC produced year after year of sold out crowds for the Prairie and Territories Regional Housing Outlook Conferences and the development and national adoption of best practices in federal/provincial communications strategies for affordable housing Public Relations.
Before joining CMHC, she was the Principal of JonesCo, an independent marketing and communications boutique firm, specializing in marketing campaigns for real estate clients. She also worked as a real estate advertising sales representative for the Calgary Herald and brings that unique understanding of the sales process to bear on the development of marketing and communications planning.
Kim holds a Bachelor of Arts (English and Psychology) from Nipissing University, a Certificate in Secondary Education (English and Counselling) from the University of Alberta and a Diploma in Public Relations from Mount Royal University. Kim currently sits on the Board of Directors for the Canadian Public Relations Society, Calgary chapter as the Accreditation portfolio Chair.