Episode 6: Becoming Your Own Boss with Kirstin Richter

February 15, 2023
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On this episode of FCAT After School, SFU School of Communication student Eden Pollitt is joined by Kirstin Richter, Communication alumnus and cofounder of strategic marketing company The Social Agency.

This episode follows the story of how Kirstin went from working at her aunt’s PR firm in Regina to starting her a marketing company of her own right here in BC.

FCAT After School is a podcast project from SFU’s Faculty of Communication, Art and Technology. Current students sit down with alumni to explore their career journeys since graduation and gathering advice for the next generation.

Find full episode transcripts and more info on FCAT After School at www.sfu.ca/fcat/get-involved/podcast.html

Guest bio:

Communications alumni Kirstin Richter is the co-founder of The Social Agency, a marketing agency that works with a wide range of clients from Fraser Health to White Spot.

Host bio:

Eden Pollitt is a fourth-year Communications student with experience in digital media, marketing, and content creation. @luvnoh8

Episode Produced by Eden Pollitt and Stacey Copeland

Theme music:
“Illustrated Novel” by Chad Crouch is licensed under CC BY-NC 3.0