The Team

Introducing you to our talented team of committed professionals.

With more than 60 years’ collective experience in real estate project marketing & sales, we have established relationships and experience in diverse markets and can customize strategies tailored precisely to your project needs.

Mark West

Mark West

FOUNDER – mark@epicres.com

Epic is led by Mark West, who has over 30 years of residential, commercial and recreational real estate project marketing and sales expertise. Mark continues to be involved with all aspects of community planning and design, strategic marketing, sales and sales operations management. His deep understanding of project marketing comes from experience gained while working his way from the sales floor to Vice President of Resort Sales USA with Maverick Real Estate Corporation, Vice President of Real Estate for Kirkwood Mountain Resort CA, Durango Mountain Resort CO and Spanish Peaks in Big Sky MT. Mark has been involved with 40 projects with sales in excess of $1.2 billion. Mark is a Board Director for the Urban Land Institute and Habitat for Humanity. Epic is a licensed Real Estate brokerage in British Columbia, Washington and California.

Maureen Cousins

Maureen Cousins

Property Specialist – maureen@epicres.com

Maureen brings two decades of hands-on experience in new home sales and development to the Epic team. She holds a Diploma in Business Management with a focus on negotiation & project management. Maureen joined Epic following a successful career with Dilworth Homes where she earned four Tommie Awards for outstanding sales and customer service. Notable communities are Dilworth Mountain Estates, South Ridge & Stonebridge in the Mission, Green Square and Sole on St. Paul. Maureen is an active supporter of the Kelowna Gospel Mission non-profit organization and coordinator of local volunteer events that includes The Bowl of Hope. Maureen is a licensed Realtor and a member of the Okanagan Mainline Real Estate Board.

Cindy Leis

Cindy Leis

Property Specialist – cindy@epicres.com

Cindy brings over 20 years of business startup, real estate conveyance and new home sales leadership experience to the Epic team. She has been involved in over 1,000 new home, townhome, wood frame and concrete high rise condominium sales in Kelowna. Notable communities include Waterscapes developed by Ledingham McAllister, South Ridge in the Mission developed by Dilworth Mountain Homes and The Park Residences. Cindy is a BC licensed Trading Services representative and active member of the Okanagan Mainline Real Estate Board.

Deborah Landon

Deborah Landon

Property Specialist – deb@epicres.com

With a work history steeped in hospitality and customer service, Deb decided to pursue her real estate license and begin working in a field she had great passion for and which allowed her to utilize and combine her skill-sets. Having grown up in the Okanagan, Deb offers her clients local knowledge along with 15 years of real estate experience. She also has experience in Central America Resort Real Estate, having spent time in Costa Rica working in two of the finest luxury golf resorts. She then opened her own Boutique real estate brokerage, catering to affluent North Americans in search of vacation and investment properties. After 11 years of beach, sun and sand she returned home to utilizes her International Real Estate experience in assisting local and out of country clients and families in sell and secure their own residence in the beautiful Okanagan!

Paige Hamilton

Project Manager – paige@epicres.com

Paige has 10 years’ experience in real estate sales and marketing. She started her real estate career with Polygon Homes and moved to Kelowna in 2012 to complete a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Management at the University of British Columbia. While attending school, she worked with a small real estate marketing team that designed and executed marketing campaigns for agents and developers across North America. She then went on to spend some time working in Kelowna’s tech industry, managing and executing marketing initiatives through strategic partnership with organizations such as Disney, ABC, NY Times, MTV, and Bell Media. As a project manager with Epic, Paige’s background and expertise brings a new and unique perspective to our sales and marketing strategies. She is tech savvy and up to date with the latest technologies to help accelerate your project needs in today’s fast pace sales environment.

Sally Carmichael

Sally Carmichael

Marketing Director – sally@epicres.com

As marketing director, Sally Carmichael works closely with the Epic team to identify and execute cost-effective and results-driven marketing initiatives to meet the needs of Epic’s unique clients and developments. Beginning her career in the early ’90’s with Intrawest, Sally has amassed 20 years of sales and marketing expertise with a focus on lifestyle and recreation based real estate and development. In 2009, Sally joined Epic following her success as the Director of Sales and Marketing of Real Estate with Revelstoke Mountain Resort, overseeing $60 million in real estate sales over 18 months. Sally takes a ‘hand-on’ approach with every Epic project, from supplier management to budget tracking to on-the-ground installation of marketing assets as required. In keeping with the Epic philosophy, Sally works closely with the team to develop new and innovative marketing and communications solutions to successfully propel the sale of our client’s products to today’s savvy real estate investor.