Carolynne Palla is the owner and publisher of Palla Media, a company she started in 2007, providing businesses with advertising options through the form of print and online publications solely focused on their community. Previously, Carolynne was a manager for a large property management firm in Vancouver, BC. She has a background in finance, and volunteers with several non-profits and community groups.
As the publisher, Carolynne Palla is responsible for all aspects of making the publications a commercial success including planning, financial control, advertising, communication, scheduling, graphic design, keeping a profile in the community and managing the freelance team members.
After moving from the city to the scenic waterfront community of Steveston in 2003, there was opportunity to bring an upbeat publication that encouraged locals to shop, eat and play in their own community. A guide that is not just a directory but a way to engage and connect the local consumer from a trusted source.
Married to award-winning realtor. Teenage son plays hockey. Have a Yorkie dog. Board member of Steveston Merchants Association. Secretary for Steveston 20/20 Group.
Graphics, fonts, technology, media, promotion, planning and never missing a deadline. Beaches, sunshine, Vegas, Prosecco, ice skating and Yorkies.
WHO SHE SPONSORS
Steveston Salmon Festival. Cannery Farmers Market. Steveston Farmers Market. Steveston Girls’ Night Out. Christmas in Steveston. Steveston Grand Prix of Art. Homes for the Holidays. Kerrisdale Community Police.