Marilyn Hodder

Marilyn's Vision for Chervin

  • We’re a company that passionately pursues quality in everything from the cabinets we build to our character and communication.
    Marilyn Hodder

Experience

Joined The Chervin Family In:

  • January 2019

Previous Industry Experience:

  • Graduated from Wilfrid Laurier University with an Honours BA in Business Administration with a specialization in Brand Marketing
  • 1.5 years at a marketing agency with diverse clients and projects

Family

I married Etienne in April 2018 and we are loving doing life together. My immediate family is all in Waterloo Region, while Etienne’s family is spread across Canada! We love spending time together.

Favourite Quote

“So let’s not get tired of doing what is good. At just the right time we will reap a harvest of blessing if we don’t give up.” – Galatians 6:9 (NLT)

Marilyn Hodder | Marketing  | Chervin Kitchen & Bath in Waterloo
Marilyn Hodder | Marketing  | Chervin Kitchen & Bath in Waterloo
Marilyn Hodder | Marketing  | Chervin Kitchen & Bath in Waterloo

Most Rewarding Part of the Job

I love helping communicate unique, valuable aspects of a person or product in a way that engages the audience and turns attention to the big picture. And I love how many people my role lets me interact with and get to know within our company!

Marilyn Hodder | Marketing  | Chervin Kitchen & Bath in Waterloo

Personal Style

Current Personal Dream Design:
I’m a huge fan of industrial rustic and modern farmhouse – reclaimed wooden beams, metal accents, farmhouse sinks, countertops and flooring with textured design…cool greys mixed with warm, natural materials

Hobbies

Current Hobbies:
Trying new restaurants, going on walks, having meaningful discussions, and just hanging out with Etienne. Also singing/leading worship at church, connecting with friends and family, baking, and cooking.

Hobbies I'd Like To Resurface:
Creative writing and songwriting, and horseback riding (took lessons for 12 years)

Favourite Meal

To Cook:
Homemade hamburgers or chili (I tweak the recipes every time)

To Eat:
Indian cuisine or southern BBQ…or breakfast

Marilyn Would Rather...

Marilyn Hodder | Marketing  | Chervin Kitchen & Bath in Waterloo

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