Name: Tiffany Soper
Occupation: Publicist & Senior Associate at Hawksworth Communications
Who is your role model: Audrey Hepburn – the most beautiful & talented actress, devoted mother and passionate humanitarian.
What do you like most about your job: I love that every day is different and I get the opportunity to meet so many interesting new people. My job is very social, and there are tons of great perks!
Daily ritual: A good cup of coffee in the morning & walking the dog before the day begins.
What are you obsessed with right now? Cruising around the seawall on my bike on these last few sunny days before the fall/winter rain sets in!
Where do you go for good ideas? To my amazing colleagues and friends.
The most rewarding part of my job is: Working with amazing clients and being inspired every day by the talented people I work with.
What has been your biggest strength that’s helped you succeed in your industry? I’d have to say my strong people skills and ability to make connections with people.
Memorable celebrity encounter/interview: I met Al Pacino when he was in Vancouver years ago filming Insomnia and we had a great chat, I don’t get star struck but I must admit was pretty excited to meet him. Now if I could only meet Ryan Gosling…
Favourite quote: "We make a living by what we get. We make a life by what we give."
Describe your personal style: Feminine and flirty!
If there was more time in the day you would: Get to Bikrams yoga every day.
Favourite social network: Facebook & Twitter
Dream vacation spot? The South of France!
What is your favourite thing to take pictures of? My dog Montie.What has been your favourite event to attend? The Vancouver 2010 Winter Olympics, everything about that experience was incredible. The sporting events, the parties and the exciting energy of the city - I’ll never forget it.
Favourite Vancouver Restaurant: There are so many I can’t choose just one, we are spoiled by the number of fantastic restaurants in Vancouver. Current favourites include Hawksworth Restaurant, La Quercia, Nicli Antica Pizzeria, Bao Bei, L’Abattoir, Feastro food truck...I could go on and on.
What is your biggest indulgence? Regular mani pedi’s
What is the most challenging thing you have ever done? I started my own business when I was 25 with zero clients, no cash and no leads and through lots of hard work I managed to build up a great PR consultancy within a year.
Last song you downloaded: ‘You Are the Best Thing’ by Ray LaMontagne
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Thank you Tiffany for being this week’s CountDown Events
feature! It was fabulous read. Follow Tiffany on twitter @tiffanysoper