Dr. Karen Blotnicky, Professor, Marketing
Karen Blotnicky is a tenured professor in the Department of Business and Tourism, at Mount Saint Vincent University in Halifax, where she specializes in marketing.
Karen has worked in applied research for more than 30 years and has advised a wide range of clients for more than a decade in government, business and non-profit sectors. She holds a BA and MBA from Saint Mary’s University and a Ph.D. from Northcentral University. Karen also operated a full-service marketing research and consulting firm with her husband and business partner, Michael, from 1993 to 2017.
Karen is a past member of the Entrepreneurs’ Forum and the management board of the Centre for Women in Business. She was the small business columnist for The Sunday Herald newspaper based in Halifax from 1998 through 2009. She was also the Eastern Canadian business columnist for CBC Radio One from October 2005 through October 2007 where her weekly radio interviews were heard in cities from St. John’s to Edmonton.