KELLEY TESSIER

Marketing Operations


 

Kelley Tessier

BIOGRAPHY




Navigating into the corporate world after decades of an academic focused life, Kelley recognized that hard work and being nice weren’t enough to achieve her aspirational career goals. Quickly realizing that in order to accelerate your career, one must understand how to be a leader amongst peers, how to stand up without being seen as aggressive and to deal with challenging situations with poise and empathy; Kelley began a personal journey focusing on improving these qualities. She has seen many improvements in her ability to navigate the corporate world with the support of a mentor. She is passionate about Desa Global Leadership’s Mentorship Moment platform and programs and the role leadership training plays in one’s life, specifically supporting one another to evolve and strive to be better than we were yesterday.

With 12 years in a marketing role, Kelley has worked and live in both Canada and Australia; and been many places in between. She has a wealth of experience in integrated marketing strategy, brand management and campaign execution. She holds an honours Bachelor of Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University, graduating in the top 20% of her class.

She prides herself in supporting Canadian companies- having spent her career in organizations such as Research In Motion and Rogers Communications. Kelley finds balance in her stressful day by teaching a weekly spin class and actively competes in triathlon races around the globe.

Kelley Tessier

BIOGRAPHY




Navigating into the corporate world after decades of an academic focused life, Kelley recognized that hard work and being nice weren’t enough to achieve her aspirational career goals. Quickly realizing that in order to accelerate your career, one must understand how to be a leader amongst peers, how to stand up without being seen as aggressive and to deal with challenging situations with poise and empathy; Kelley began a personal journey focusing on improving these qualities. She has seen many improvements in her ability to navigate the corporate world with the support of a mentor. She is passionate about Desa Global Leadership’s Mentorship Moment platform and programs and the role leadership training plays in one’s life, specifically supporting one another to evolve and strive to be better than we were yesterday.

With 12 years in a marketing role, Kelley has worked and live in both Canada and Australia; and been many places in between. She has a wealth of experience in integrated marketing strategy, brand management and campaign execution. She holds an honours Bachelor of Business Administration from Wilfrid Laurier University, graduating in the top 20% of her class.

She prides herself in supporting Canadian companies- having spent her career in organizations such as Research In Motion and Rogers Communications. Kelley finds balance in her stressful day by teaching a weekly spin class and actively competes in triathlon races around the globe.

3 words friends use to describe Kelley

Strong, focused and fun

Recently checked off her bucket list

Finally bought myself a nice new watch I had been dreaming about for a long time! It’s not often I indulge

What you should really know about her is

She loves to be outside. Whether its skiing or snowshoeing in the winter or running and biking in the summer; fresh air and the sun bring her into her happy place.

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