Arpen Thandi

Arpen Thandi is an innovative brand marketing consultant with a specialization in startups in North America. Previously, Arpen was at popchips, one of Forbes most promising companies in America, as a Field Marketing Manager. Arpen has extensive experience in launching brands into new markets and has co-published a city guide called CRAVE, which features over 150 local businesses in Vancouver. Arpen is also deeply involved in the South Asian community and is currently the Media Chair for the Canada-India Education Society (CIES). In conjunction with CIES, Arpen’s newest venture is to assist in launching one of the world’s first Punjabi Literature Prize, the Dhahan Punjabi Liteature Prize. Follow Arpen on Twitter @arpenthandi