Katie Pearse is a leader in the cleaning industry, having founded an award-winning, eco-chic house cleaning business in 2008. After retiring from the biz in 2014, she was a full-time marketing instructor and business consultant. After a 5-year hiatus, she has returned to her passion: operating an elite house cleaning business and has returned with Karmiclean, serving the Edmonton area in June of 2019.
Katie will be presenting at three events in 2019:
- the Zenmaid summit August 2
- the ISSA show in Las Vegas in November, and
- The Experience in Las Vegas in September
Winner of two Edmonton Journal Reader’s Choice Awards, four Best of Edmonton Awards and as a finalist for the YWCA Woman of Distinction Award, among other honours, Katie built her business into a professional cleaning company recognized worldwide for impeccable service and customer service. She is also the founder of Glisten Academy, which created the world's leading training for cleaning professionals.
Katie studied Bachelor of Arts at the University of Alberta, then went onto attain a diploma in Public Relations, and a post-graduate certificate in Web Analytics and Business Intelligence from the University of California. Originally from Toronto, she now lives and works in Edmonton, Alberta.
When she's not enjoying the sunshine and beach at the family vacation home in San Diego, you can find her on her Macbook with her Yorkie Chester on her lap.