Marlene Higgins is a Management & HR Consultant, Co-Founder of Living Brand Result.
Her goal is to help organizations and leaders achieve results by living their brand promise. Marlene has played the strategist role, coached numerous executive and middle management level leaders since receiving her designation in 2008.
Prior to becoming an entrepreneur in 2017, Marlene worked for 3 of BC’s best known family enterprises and brands; London Drugs Ltd, Ritchie Bros. Auctioneers, Kal Tire and Great Canadian Gaming Corporation. She has become known for building infrastructure in high growth, culture rich organizations.
She was awarded BCHRMA CPHR Award of Excellence for HR Innovation for her integrated talent management and total rewards work. In her executive HR roles, she has internally consulted to a cross section of industries on succession management and she helped executives to create a “culture of leadership” on their teams and in their organizations. She has also dramatically shifted union relations from adversarial to collaborative and trusting.
Marlene has a Master’s in Business Administration, from Royal Roads University, a Masters in EU Law & Directives from the Grenoble Graduate Business School in France, and a CPHR designation from the Canadian Council of Human Resources. As an advocate for youth and embracing community and culture she has served as a past director and President of the New Westminster Hyack Festival Association, in New Westminster as well as served on other non profit boards and committees.