Lighting the Future of Horticulture

Alycia van der Gracht

Alycia - headshotAlycia van der Gracht conducts quantitative survey research, multivariate analysis, and applies sociological theory to organizations. She has successfully conducted social survey studies for a residential facility in Lethbridge, and designed market studies for the food industry in rural Northern communities.

Alycia is a founding member of the QuantoTech team and serves in operations management with responsibilities for customer research and marketing materials, as well as, supply chain.

Previous employment was with software development firms and a business incubator. At the Alacrity Foundation in Vancouver, B.C., she was responsible for recruitment and composed position descriptions and reviewed student applications for multiple technology start-up firms. Alycia designed numerous websites and managed the on-line presence for social media companies such as for CarrotLines, an iPhone app that scans bar codes for healthy food choices. She has been the community manager at Media Touch since 2012 where she constructs, implements, and maintains social media promotional plans.

Alycia earned a B.A. at the University of Lethbridge with a Major in Sociology. Her continuing professional development activities include attendance at a variety of conferences and events related to health, social media, and wireless innovation.