Vicky Marrack
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Vicky Marrack

“You can always make more money, but you can’t make more time.”

Occupation: Website, Content Copyright, LGBTQ

Vicky Marrack

Website Design, Content Copyright

Occupation: Co-founder and CFO at Tangible Words, an inbound marketing and sales growth agency.

“You can always make more money, but you can’t make more time.”

Vicky co-founded Tangible Words in 2009 with her wife, Alysha, and they had a vision for creating a company that would not only allow them to live a life of their own design, but one that would inspire their team to live and work in the same way.

Tangible Words supports flexible work hours, location-independent lifestyles, and a company culture that encourages balance between work and personal passions.

Her motivation for creating Tangible Words was the desire to create a life that focused on living first and business second; personifying the philosophy her grandfather shared with her, “You can always make more money, but you can’t make more time”.

After years of travel, discovery, and exploration together, Vicky and Alysha bought a lakehouse in small-town Ontario and ran their company from their home. From there, they created and grew their family while simultaneously building their business. Vicky now lives in Ottawa with her wife and business partner, Alysha, and they have two boys.

Visit the Tangible Words website to learn more about Vicky & Alysha’s company: Tangible Words

Under Vicky’s leadership as CFO, Chief Recruitment Officer, and Inbound Marketing Software Specialist, the company has grown into a 15-person agency 100% focused on Inbound Marketing and Sales Growth.

Vicky is a PRINCE2 certified project manager; she also holds multiple degrees from the University of Guelph (Honours Bachelor of Science with a double minor: Chemistry and Biomedical Science); University of Melbourne, Australia (Diploma in Education: Chemistry, Biology, Math) and Queen’s University (Masters in Education).

In 2018, Tangible Words won a Gold Women in Business Stevie Award in New York for Achievement in Promoting Work-Life Balance; in 2019, a Bronze Women in Business Stevie Award for Workplace of the Year and in 2020, they are finalists for a Stevie award in Las Vegas for Sales Achievement of the Year.

As a student, Vicky loved to learn, particularly in Science and Math. She never knew what she wanted to be when she grew up but sports was an integral part of her education and personal life.

As captain of the high school basketball team, to downhill skiing, if Vicky could get her hands on a sport, she did.

She was on the National Junior Squash team and won Gold with the Ontario team at the Canada Games.

She was part of the first women’s lacrosse team at the University of Guelph, was the captain of the Queen’s squash team, and was an Ontario Lacrosse player after University.

Her passion for travel is almost as strong as her passion for sport.

Vicky has lived in England and Australia.

She has traveled to Japan, China, France, United Kingdom, Vietnam, Thailand, New Zealand, to name a few.

She looks forward to more adventures traveling with her family.