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About us

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Outpost

We started Outpost with humble beginnings in 2018. Husband and wife duo, new baby, and no employees. Now, four years later we've added another baby to our family and our Outpost family has grown too. Outpost is a boutique property management company but our people are HUGE. Outpost is dedicated to ensuring that our guests have the best possible Whistler vacation and our owners feel at ease knowing their property is being well maintained and in good hands until they return to their home away from home.


Join our team

Meet Our Team

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Andrea Valovičová

Property Inspector

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Ben Thornhill

Operations Manager

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Christina Panchuk

Property Inspector

Born and raised in North Vancouver, Christina brings with her a BA from Simon Fraser University and 14 years experience working in high-end retirement homes in customer service, admin and management. She loves backcountry hiking / snowshoeing and exploring new trails on her e-mountain bike. Living the good life at Whistler - as dictated by her puppy....

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Daniela Olguin Almonacid

Housekeeping Manager

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Emlyn Grubb

Owner Relations Manager

Emlyn is proud of his Welsh heritage, but the inexcusably constant rain and his love of snowboarding drove him to the mountains years ago. Over time he has gained invaluable experience in hospitality management across ski resorts in Switzerland, France & Austria. A relatively new Whistler local; arriving in 2019, although he has quickly embraced the Canadian Rockies with all the biking and poutines that come along with it and is thrilled to call this adventure playground home. In the Winter, Emlyn can be found in Whistler’s snow park or backcountry on his board. In the Summer, he enjoys mountain biking and plunging into the Ocean to explore dive sites. He is finding Canadian water to be a little colder than Indonesia’s though… Emlyn is excited to be part of the Outpost family and utilise his skills to help us achieve all of our goals.

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Jodie Croker

Guest Services Supervior

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John Kirk

Maintenance Technician

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Kelly Overstreet

Accounting/Reservations Agent

An American in Canada... Kelly was born and raised in New York and attended University in Boston, Massachusetts. She has meet a lot of wonderful people after 15 years working for Hyatt Hotels Corporation all over the U.S. A year ago she relocated to Whistler to raise a family and she can't wait to share her love of this town with you !

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Kristína Batmendijnová

Reservations/Revenue Manager

Kristina comes from Slovakia and moved to Canada 4 years ago. She is passionate about rock climbing and being outdoors. Therefore, she's made Whistler her home and is a good source of local outdoor tips. She has been with Outpost from the beginning and is happy to see it grow and succeed.

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Marlee Corra

Owner Relations Manager

Marlee is passionate about keeping the standards of our homes high and enjoys building relationships with our home owners to give them the best experience possible. Marlee is originally from Comox on “The Island” and studied Hospitality Management at Vancouver Island University. Marlee brings 17 years of Hospitality experience with her to Outpost, most of which she has spent working in Real Estate/Property Management. Outside of work, Marlee is an avid traveller and leads a very healthy and active lifestyle. Having lived in Whistler for 13+ years she now considers the surrounding mountains an extension of her backyard. She is a great resource if you want advice on which hiking or biking trails to tackle and, if your lucky, she might even give you the inside scoop on some of her favourite powder stashes on the ski hill… no promises on this one though.

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Meg Hester

Owner Relations Associate

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Sarah Thornhill

Founder

Sarah is full of beans... literally! Her love for coffee is second only to her family; her two baby boys, dog and husband. She started Outpost because she is passionate about creating an elevated Whistler experience for our guests

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Tomas Alfaro Pino

Property Inspector

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Zac Alderton

Maintenance Manager

Zac is an Australian accredited HVAC-R technician with 11+ years in commercial and residential property maintenance. Came to Whistler on a 6 month working holiday, fell in love with Canada and Whistler in 2012 and now can't imagine living anywhere else in the world. Avid snowboarder, skateboarder, mediocre frisbee golfer and Seahawks fan. Mumma's boy and unofficial president of tourism cheakamus (come check out our train wreck). Happiest when I have tools in hand and a problem to repair or fix.