Who are we?
Founded in 2001, BrandFreek Communications has worked with municipalities, as well as private, publicly-traded, and government organizations in Europe, Asia, and North America. While we’re based in Vancouver, we regularly work with some of the largest organizations in Canada and some of the smallest municipalities on the map.
Holly Munn, Principal
Holly is a certified professional editor and corporate writer with over 15 years’ experience in communications with top public, private, and government organizations including: City of Vancouver, Vancouver 2010 Olympic and Paralympic Games, IKEA Canada, and BC Lottery Corporation.
Holly is a certified professional stylistic, structural and copy editor with Editors Canada. She is an award-winning journalist and writer, including the prestigious Jack Webster award.
In addition to her work as an editor and writer, Holly is also an adult educator. She currently teaches at both Queen’s University and BCIT. Previous to that, she taught advanced English grammar and business English at Leibniz Universität Hannover, Germany and with top German organizations including TUI (Thomas Cook) Travel, Hapag Lloyd, BMW, and Alcoa.
Holly has been commended for her inclusive and supportive leadership style. Her clients appreciate her breadth of experience, her timely work and her can-do attitude.
Chris Freek, Principal
Known for his warm and collaborative style, Chris helps clients to use communications strategies to drive operational success while strengthening their brand and reputation.
Throughout his career Chris has achieved notable success using his fluency in operations, design, systems, and technology to deliver measurable improvements in business results. Recognition has included multiple national and international awards for his work within the legal, health care, technology, and financial sectors.
Chris is a graduate of the University of British Columbia. In addition he holds associate degrees in both Management and Marketing as well as multiple certifications in Mediation, Negotiation, and Communications—including accreditation (ABC) with the International Association of Business Communicators (IABC)