Kim Krushell

What gets you out of bed each morning? Coffee, specifically a mocha coffee!

What’s your favourite book? Rules for Radicals by Saul Alinksy

What 3-5 words best describe you? Energetic, Extrovert, Idea Generator

What’s your favourite thing to eat? Where is it from? These days I’m addicted to Chicago Mix. You can get the super big bags at Costco. I also love sushi from Furusato on Whyte Ave. They have amazing sushi.

What’s something that people don’t really know about you? I know how to surf!

More... Kim Krushell is the President of E.P. Rees Inc. an Edmonton startup company created to manage the development of Lending Assist and Save Assist, software products that allow banks and law firms to process business loans digitally. Besides being an entrepreneur, Kim was an Edmonton City Councillor for three terms, did political campaign communications operations in the U.S. and has varied work experience from starting her own house cleaning business, to managing her dad’s pub to working as a summer student pulp mill laborer to help pay for her graduate studies at the University of Alberta. She’s been involved in many initiatives focused on mentoring from founding Edmonton’s Next Gen to working with the Youth Council on the Heart 2 Art Campaign, to more recently helping launch Women and Money. Kim is an avid science fiction and fantasy reader, loves watching Say Yes to the Dress, the MSNBC Rachel Maddow Show and Love it or List it Vancouver.