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I SPY WITH MY LITTLE EYE

THIS AIN'T YOUR GRANDMA'S
SOUVENIR SHOP!

Let's face it, the souvenir industry sucks!
No matter what city you visit, you’re bound to be trapped in a crowded downtown shop lined with the exact same items you saw on your last adventure, only this time, the city name is different.

SOUVENIRS THAT DON'T SUCK!
is here to change that.

You won’t find any silver spoons or moccasin slippers in our collections.
What you will find, however, are beautifully designed souvenirs that you’ll be proud
to bring back home and share with friends & family.

We hope you enjoy your stay :)
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Andrew aka: The Magician
Creative Director
What I do here:
I make awesome products...and big mistakes!
Quote I live by:
"Don't eat me, I have a wife and kids. Eat them"
- Homer J. Simpson

My wildest dream:
That Brandon follows my creative direction.
A few of my favourite things:
1) Chocolate
2) Bananas
3) Chocolate Bananas

Favourite Canadian place for a weekend getaway:
Latitude: 65.8187 Longitude: -107.0747
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David aka: Señor Bottom Line
Operations & Sales
What I do here:
Operations and Sales! I also love mentioning what "hat" I'm wearing in the office. "Let me put on my operations hat!"
I have a thing for hats...

Quote I live by:
"Gay kaken ofn yahm!"
Yiddish expression for "Go shit in the Ocean."
My wildest dream:
You actually enjoying reading this profile.
A few of my favourite things:
1) Mi Familia
2) Dad Jokes
3) Can one bird make a pun? No, but toucan.

Favourite Canadian place for a weekend getaway:
Schitt's Creek
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Amber aka: Berr
VP Sales & Customer Experience
What I do here:
Sales and Customer Experience. People are funny.
Quote I live by:
"Nothing to me feels as good as laughing incredibly hard."
- Steve Carell

My wildest dream:
Win the lottery and vacation with Will Ferrell and Adam Sandler.
A few of my favourite things:
1) Binge-watching shows
2) Online shopping
3) Board games

Favourite Canadian place for a weekend getaway:
Kelowna, BC. But make it a full week of wine tours followed by lounging at the lake and I'm set!
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Brandon aka: Wong Time Wong Place
Senior Designer
What I do here:
When I'm not designing, I help my boss with origami. For realz.
Quote I live by:
"Without the sauce you can get lost, but you can also get lost in the sauce."
- Gucci Mane

My wildest dream:
I want to get abducted by aliens one day if they do exist...
A few of my favourite things:
Have you ever had a McGangBang? You basically order a Junior Chicken and a Mcdouble/Double Cheese Burger from Mcdonald's and mix them together. So there's that and I also like playing guitar.
Favourite Canadian place for a weekend getaway:
Jarry Park.
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Aline aka: Frenchie
Marketing Director
What I do here:
Run around the office when the website crashes & making sure every Canadian household has at least 2 curling mugs in their cupboards.
Quote I live by:
"I am not superstitious, but I'm a little 'stitious."
My wildest dream:
That people would stop standing up when the plane lands.
A few of my favourite things:
1) Anything The Office related
2) Cheese (the stinky kinds)
3) Taking photos

Favourite Canadian place for a weekend getaway:
Yukon, so I can go Porcupine Caribou watching.
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Tharik aka: The King
Warehouse Director
What I do here:
I play with bubble wrap all day - but I also make sure your orders get packed and shipped on time!
Quote I live by:
"Be who you are and say what you feel, because those who mind don’t matter and those who matter don’t mind.”
My wildest dream:
One day I would love to have my own zoo.
A few of my favourite things:
1) Riding motorcycles in the rain
2) Fishing & swimming in the river
3) Taking care of animals

Favourite Canadian place for a weekend getaway:
Vancouver
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Alex aka: Super Boy
Picking & Packing
What I do here:
I make sure your orders have all the right stuff! I can make a box faster than you can say "Alex, can you make that box any faster?"
Quote I live by:
"Life is like a box of chocolates...and I like chocolate."
- Yours truly

My wildest dream:
Oh, that's tough...I never remember my dreams!
A few of my favourite things:
1) Family & friends
2) Basketball
3) Making people happy!

Favourite Canadian place for a weekend getaway:
My brother's country cottage. Nothing better than chilling by the lake. What a view :)

Wanna join the team?

Get in touch with us if you think you've got something to offer!