As Operations Manager at BlackFin Group, Kari is responsible for ensuring the firm is operating at optimal performance levels. Kari works tirelessly to make certain that our team members are equipped to deliver best-in-class service standards to our clients while cultivating a world-class culture. As a key member of the executive management team, Kari collaborates across all levels of the organization to arm our team with the tools, frameworks, and processes that allow us to serve our client efficiently and effectively. Throughout Kari’s career she has won numerous awards, being recognized for building and leading best in class business operations. Over the last fifteen years Kari has managed operations for nationally recognized retail and real estate firms located in Denver, CO. During Kari’s career she has been responsible for managing facets of operations for Miller Brewing Company and Ketchum Public Relations in Dallas, TX. where she worked closely with the Dallas Cowboys, NASCAR, NHRA, Ernst & Young, and Children’s Medical Center of Fort Worth. Kari is active in supporting Homes for Troops, Homes for Heroes, local small business growth, and law enforcement. Kari spent 4 years competing in body building as a nationally ranked women’s physique competitor. Kari Graduated from University of Texas at Arlington with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism/Public Relations, and a Minor in Business.