Andrea Kennedy is a Marketing Strategist, Educator and Speaker. She is the Founder and Chief Strategist at Spread Your Word, a marketing strategy and services agency based in the Durham Region. She is also an Instructor at the Management Development Centre at UOIT.
As a Spark Centre Advisor, Andrea supports clients in designing and developing marketing strategies and execution plans that make efficient use of valuable – and often scarce resources. Andrea combines her small business experience with her enterprise industry experience by providing corporate marketing, editorial, sales and product marketing and brand building.
Andrea has a passion for supporting the success of local businesses, to further her mission of elevating small and startup business communities.
Andrea chose to put down roots in the Durham Region in 2000, and has committed to building her own business in this community. She is president of the Whitby Chamber of Commerce, and is the Chair of the Board of Directors.
Andrea holds a Bachelor of Arts from Carleton University in Ottawa.