Spotlight: Kim Barnstable

Kim Barnstable - Rykon Staff

Who is Kim?

Q: Where were you born and raised?
Born in Estevan and raised on the farm in Macoun, Sask.

Q: What hobbies do you do with your spare time in Kelowna?
Watching hockey games and completing reports on players.

Q: What is your favorite community/area of Kelowna and why?
Glenmore. It is central and easy to get to most any place you want to go

Q: What area of Kelowna do you live in?
Wilden

Q: What is your favorite season and why?
Summer. I like the hot weather, green grass and trees with leaves

Q: What is your proudest moment?
Birth of my 2 sons … and winning 4 national Championships in a row in fastball

Kim and Rykon

Position:
Director of Sales – Kelowna

Q: How long have you worked for Rykon?
8 and 1/2 years. 5 1/2 as a Construction Manager and 3 in Sales.

Q: What is your favorite part about your job?
Meeting people and helping them turn their ideas into a plan and then their home.

Q: When would a client most likely come in contact with you at Rykon?
When clients make first contact regarding building a home

Q: What is your favorite style of home?
Prairie transitional or Craftsman

Q: Tell us something humorous about your job or that’s happened at work?
When Trina leaves her phone unattended and suddenly realizes she has texted someone to bring her coffee and donuts! When James gives me a punch in the arm and it feels like a pillow.

Mixing It Up

If it was my last day on earth I would?
Hang out with my family … and they would probably all be texting someone while there’s a Rider game on

Most desirable place to holiday/ travel? Why?
Hawaii. Love the weather and the countryside

Summer activity that your are most pumped about?
Would like to say golf but probably would be going to DQ for blizzards

Rapid Fire!

Car or Truck? – Truck
House or Condo? – House
Call or Text? – Text
Wine of Beer ? – Wine
Chips or Chocolate? – Chips
Soup or Salad? – Salad
Tim’s or Starbucks? Both and on the same day
Beach or Big White – Beach
Morning or Evening? – Evening
Books or Movies? – Movie
Favorite Season – Summer and Fall
Preferred Sport – Football, Hockey Baseball

 

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