Bria is a strategic planner and innovative thinker, who thrives on connecting with people and uncovering new opportunities. She brings experience in media relations, content creation, social media management and event coordination to Merkato.

Working with Merkato, Bria is excited to be able to fuse her creativity with her expertise in PR. She has experience working with various beauty, food and not-for-profit brands. She enjoys playing the role of matchmaker, connecting brands with influencers and media opportunities.

Bria received her B.A. Honours in Political Science from the University of Guelph. After a few years of travelling and seeing the world as her classroom, Bria returned to school to get a Post-Graduate Certificate from Humber College in Public Relations.

In her spare time, Bria is a self-professed foodie, who is learning how to cultivate the art of cooking and who runs her own food tour business, where like at Merkato, she introduces people to delicious, new dishes and how to approach food.