We want you to Meet Marble! We love to celebrate our Marblino’s, from the financial experts to software developers. Each member of our Marble family contributes to the smooth execution of our proprietary credit rebuilding products and helps us, to help you.
Each person brings a different expertise to the table and we want you to see how our talented teams combine their skills and work together to help empower thousands of Canadians in improving their overall financial wellness.
Last week, we met Karim Nanji – Marble’s CEO. This week, here’s a chance to get to know another crucial team member and continue to put a face to the name. For our second edition of Meet Marble, we would like to introduce our dedicated Controller Jo-Anne Borgford. Jo-Anne ended up in accounting by accident! She was studying Programming at Simon Fraser University when she decided to take a break. She then ended up in an accounting job and never looked back since then! After having kids, she then when back to school and continued her studies obtaining her degree.
So, let’s get to know Jo-Anne!
What’s your name?
How would you describe your role at Marble Financial?
“As the Controller, I believe it’s my job to make sure that our clients have their funding done without delays to help get them back on track as quick as possible. In addition, making sure that all the funds flow through and are recorded correctly.”
What is your usual morning breakfast?
“As I am the early arrival of the office (7am!), I usually enjoy a quick side of toast or a raspberry muffin while answering my emails first thing.”
Who has inspired you most when it comes to how you approach your work?
“I would say somewhere between Gandhi and my Mother.”
If you could have dinner with any three people dead or alive, famous or not, who would it be and why?
“My Mother, because I have so much to share with her since she left us. The Queen of England, to hear how she handled becoming Queen so young. And Jimmie Johnson, Nascar driver of the #48 as I’m a huge fan and respect not just how he drives, but how he presents himself to the public even after 7 championships.”
What has been your favorite vacation?
“Anytime I can get to any Disney destination or Las Vegas with the girls!”
Just for fun, you are stranded on a desert island and only allowed bring three items, what do you bring?
“My dog Carlos who loves me unconditionally, the Harry Potter collection in hard cover and a fan to keep me cool on hot days.”
Do you have a mantra that you live by?
“The truth will set you free!”
From learning about the benefits of our products, to rebuilding your credit score and broadening your financial knowledge, our blog is the perfect hub for all your financial necessities and to Meet Marble!
About Marble Financial Inc. (CSE: MRBL; OTCQB: MRBLF) We are a group of forward-thinking financial technology experts that fully understand the benefits and drawbacks of credit in Canada. Marble helps Canadians rebuild their credit to gain access to prime lending, through our industry-leading proprietary technology solutions Fast- Track, Score-Up, and Credit-Meds. Our proven strategy guides our customers back to a meaningful credit score, 50% quicker than traditional methods. Since 2016, Marble is proud to have empowered thousands of Canadians to a positive financial future and we continue to establish ourselves as leaders in financial wellness.