Amitis Khorsandi EP08

Having Fun in the Workplace: Building Energized & Connected Teams

Featuring: Amitis Khorsandi 

Host: Leah Gregg


Welcome to the People Are The Plan™ Podcast from Smart, Savvy + Associates. Each episode, we'll talk about how to grow leaders that inspire, build teams that thrive, and create work cultures that rock.

In this episode, host Leah Gregg and Amitis hit the road on an epic Evo tour of Vancouver. Together they discuss the importance of having fun in the workplace, leadership styles, work life balance and how build energized and connected team. 

Amitis Khorsandi

Today, we’re chatting with Amitis Khorsandi, Founding Member and Marketing Lead of Evo Car Share.

Amitis is an entrepreneurial marketing leader with over 13 years of brand leadership experience and a specific focus on launching and propelling new brands forward both locally and internationally.

Her most recent adventure includes spearheading the marketing team that launched and developed the Evo Car share. It's now the fastest growing car share in North America hitting 100,000+ members in 3 years.

In this episode:

  • Find out why the key to Amitis’ leadership has a lot to do with having fun
  • The importance of meaningful relationships in the workplace
  • How build an inspiring and inspired team
  • Two interview questions that Amitis always asks 
  • Plus, the answer to the question "If you knew then what you know now, what would you say to yourself at the start of your career?" 

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