Meet the Team
Catrina is natural leader and driven entrepreneur with a keen eye for business opportunities and an incredibly positive person to be around every day. She is an extremely accomplished woman who has been named:
- 2017 Entrepreneur of the Year from the Nanaimo Chamber of Commerce Business & Community Achievement Awards
- Winner of Top 20 Under 40 Business & Community Achievement Award
- Top 10 Small Business BC
She’s the Director of the International Widows and Orphans Fund and gives her time and resources to many local and international charities.
Gary has been with Coastal Colour Printing since 1995. Gary likes to spend time with his family and enjoy the outdoors, such as hiking, fly fishing and mountain biking. Born and raised on Vancouver Island, and fortunate enough to call it home.
Small offset Press & Letterpress Pressman
Rod joined Coastal in 2004. He moved to Vancouver Island in 1971 from Ontario and is still charmed by the Island’s natural beauty. Rod and his wife Chris love spending time with their 6 grandkids and family times at their cottage on Mudge Island.
James has been with Coastal Colour for 5 years now. He was born in Nelson, BC. James began his printing career in bindery & the operation of offset presses in Montreal. Returning to BC, he expanded into digital typesetting and page layout. At Coastal Colour James produces the film and burns the plates for the presses as well as digital and large format printing.
Prepress Tech and IT Support
Jonathan has been working in Print and Web design for almost 20 years. He finished a MSc. in Biology from UBC and has been in print and web with a side of catering ever since. He is an aspiring Bon Vivant, whose happy places include: Paddling his canoe in a local lake, Cooking up a feast for family or friends, or chilling on some tropical beach.
You will find her out in the community dropping by businesses and networking around the Island. Her charismatic personality allows her the confidence to own the room wherever she goes. Originally from Winnipeg, Tricia loves the island life.
She recently retired as a professional athlete after playing for the Canadian Indoor Women’s National Volleyball Team for 5 years where she travelled the world proudly wearing the Maple Leaf. She doesn’t like to brag so we will do it for her! Her competitive nature is an asset with her role in Business Development here are Coastal Colour.
PRESS OPERATOR & PRODUCTION