Leadership Team
About Kiwi Collection

Leadership Team

BRIAN MUMBY

President, Co-founder
Brian ran a successful industrial construction business for over 20 years before co-founding Kiwi Collection. He was a key driver of the development of the Collection, having focused on the operations and systems integration of the company before assuming the role of President.

SHERRY HALL

Senior Vice President of Hotel Programs
With more than 20 years’ experience in travel and hospitality Sherry brings an intimate knowledge of the industry to our Hotel Programs department. Prior her current role at Kiwi, Sherry worked with notable companies such as Vantage Point Deluxe Vacations, TNT Vacations and Cheap Flights, bringing with her well-rounded insights in all areas of the travel industry. Sherry has a BSC and MBA in Marketing from Bryant University.

BROOKE VAN HATTEN

Vice President of Marketing
Brooke’s 12+ years in online marketing are a valuable asset to Kiwi Collection. She started her online career in the agency world doing account management work, experience that serves her well now for the work she does with our strategic partners such as Visa. Prior to joining Kiwi she was with Chalk Media and played a strategic role in their acquisition by RIM while gaining insights into global marketing. Brooke travels at every opportunity and with only one continent left to visit, as soon as there’s a Kiwi hotel in Antarctica, she’ll be there.

DANA HANGAI

Director, Product Management
Dana comes to Kiwi Collection with a background in software development, consulting and financial services. Prior to Kiwi Collection, he held management positions at Thomson Reuters, IBM, and Capital One. He holds an AB from Stanford University and an MBA from the University of Virginia. Dana is an avid runner who also searches for good restaurants and local food whenever he travels.

CYNTHIA VERBOON

Director of Operations
Cynthia brings 12 years of travel industry knowledge to Kiwi Collection. Previously with Starwood Hotels she has a background in both operations and sales. Her varied experience is well suited to her current role at Kiwi with responsibility for customer operations, website content and our distribution department. In addition to her love of cooking, like all of us she is an avid traveller.

AARON KOENIG

Technical Manager
Aaron spent 10+ years of AI and gameplay programming in the video game industry working on numerous best-selling games, including Turok, Age of Empires and Tron. He now spends his days at Kiwi guiding the development team through building new product features and improving the technical infrastructure. Outside of work, he is a competitive ultimate Frisbee player, recently having played for Team Canada in Japan and the Major League Ultimate team Vancouver Nighthawks.