About Joraffe

A giraffe in Takayama city, Japan

A giraffe in Takayama city, Japan

Joraffe is the portfolio the aspiring speaker and marketing student,
Joseph Watson-MacKay. 

As a passionate speaker and up-and-coming marketer, Joseph finds the interplay of people, stories, and brands riveting. Through the crafting of words, thoughts, and ideas, Joseph strives to create and share engaging speeches, marketing campaigns, and ultimately, conversations. A passion for communication and connection is what drove Joseph to learn Japanese, starting in High School, followed later by two years of studying and working in Japan and plenty of opportunities to get comfortable speaking the language.

Joseph Watson-MacKay is studying in his fourth year of the BBA in Marketing Management program, working as a Student Assistant at KPU International, and volunteering as President of the KPU Marketing Association (KPUMA) all at Kwantlen Polytechnic University in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada. As he nears the end of his program, Joseph wants to find work as an Account Manager, combining his strengths and experience in service with his passion for connecting ideas and themes to strategy.