KPI Group Team

Darren Freake
President/Owner
Tel: 709.738.4567 ext 205

 Darren Freake was raised in Lewisporte, by self-employed parents, he was taught at an early age the value of honesty, hard work and customer service. At the age of 18 Darren left lewisporte to attend business school in St John's he started a part time job in the marine industry, this position grew to a full time management job. During this work, he was able to purchase three rental properties which gave him the beginning knowledge to start his own business in real estate management. Krown was formed 8 years ago by Darren with 13 units and 1 other employee and has grown to over 1200 units including 17 non for profit and condo corporations and a staff of 20 office employees and contractors. The Krown group now consists of four divisions: renovations and new home construction, commercial snow clearing, lawn care and real estate management. If you are considering purchasing a rental property and have some questions, please feel free to call Darren! He would be happy to answer any questions you may have.

 

Lindsey Kelly General Manager Tel: 709.738.4567 ext 201 Email: lindsey@kpigroup.ca

Lindsey moved to Newfoundland from Ontario in 2004 to complete her Bachelor of Arts at Memorial University. Although music was her primary field of study she has undertaken a variety of office management roles since graduation in 2006. Through experience and further course work she has expanded her knowledge of business and accounting practices. Since being hired by Krown Property Management in 2011 for part-time data entry, she has been involved in almost every aspect of the business. In 2012 she was key in implementing new software to better serve both our clients and tenants through more accurate rental records and clearer financial reporting to property owners. Her ability to quickly learn the business, dedication and commitment to the company's success and her overall outstanding mentoring have accelerated her into the position of General Manager where she is responsible for all accounting functions of the office as well as ensuring smooth operation of the business. She has recently added to her role once again by taking on the financial management for all commercial accounts.

 

Nancy Donahue
Customer Account Manager
Tel: 709.738.4567 ext 206
Email: nancy@kpigroup.ca

Born and raised on Fogo Island, Nancy left at the age of 18 to continue her education at Memorial University graduating with a Bachelor of Arts Degree.  Nancy joined Krown Property Management’s team of professional staff in July 2013 as Maintenance Coordinator.  Her bright personality immediately brought new energy to the office and helped her create an instant rapport with tenants and clients alike. Since then, she has grown with the company to become a successful liason for new clients and is a key player in ensuring that Krown’s management software systems run smoothly and at full capacity.  Nancy is currently under- going training and is looking forward to taking on the role of Acting General Manager for 2014.

 

Michelle Tremblett

Finance Clerk
Tel: 709.738.4695
Email: michelle@kpigroup.ca

Born and raised in Cape Breton, NS, Michelle moved to NL to attend Memorial University and has been living here for the past eight years. She has received her Bachelor of Education Primary Elementary degree in 2011. Since starting with Krown, Michelle has been involved in many different aspects of the company. In 2013 she took on the role as Leasing Agent and her ability to quickly learn the various aspects of the company has now placed her in the position of Finance Clerk where she is responsible for accounts payable/receivable, various bookkeeping tasks and a wide range of administrative duties that ensure client's accounts are always up-to-date and accurate. Michelle's eagerness to ensure things run smoothly and in a timely manner, helps Krown maintain an excellent reputation with their clientele.

 

Courtney Sheehan

Leasing Agent
courtney@kpigroup.ca

Courtney was born and raised in St. John’s, NL. After graduating high school from Prince Of Wales Colligate, she completed her diploma at Academy Canada in Natural Resources Fish, Wildlife, Forestry and Agriculture. She later joined the Krown Property Management's team of professional staff in Oct 2014 as Leasing Agent. Her outgoing personality and dedication to our clients and tenants has made her a great asset to the Krown Property team. Contact her today to find your perfect place to call home!

 

Krista Keeping
krista@kpigroup.ca

Krista was born and raised in Lord's Cove, NL. on the Burin Peninsula.  After graduating high school, she completed her diploma at Academy Canada in Office Administration.  She began working in her chosen field in 2003 and has gained invaluable experience and exemplary customer service skills over the past 11 years. Krista joined Krown Property Management's team of professional staff in Nov 2013 as Leasing Agent.  Her outgoing personality and dedication to our clients and tenants has made her a great asset to the Krown Property team. Contact her today to find your perfect place to call home!