Mar 14, 2024

Aplin Martin Appoints New COO & CCO

We are thrilled to announce two significant milestones in the growth and development of Aplin Martin as we welcome Derek Hull, P.Eng., LEED AP as our new Chief Operating Officer (COO) and Maggie Koka, MCIP, RPP as our new Chief Communications Officer (CCO). 

Derek Hull, P.Eng., LEED AP

Derek Hull has had a distinguished career marked by his exceptional contributions to our company across his 18 years with the firm. 

Derek’s expertise and keen eye for financials align seamlessly with Aplin’s strategic goals. In his new role as COO, Derek will focus on optimizing operational efficiency, fostering innovation, and bolstering collaboration across all business groups. His entrepreneurial spirit will undoubtedly strengthen each business group throughout the company, positioning the firm for enduring growth in a rapidly evolving business landscape.

Maggie Koka, MCIP, RPP

In her 19 years with Aplin, Maggie’s expertise in crafting compelling narratives, building brand equity, and navigating complex communication landscapes has consistently set her apart within the firm.

She embodies Aplin’s vision and values and understands the importance of effective communication in driving success and fostering positive company culture through her extensive experience with multi-disciplinary projects across the organization. As the new CCO, Maggie will lead initiatives aimed at enhancing external and internal communications, and branding. 

With a proven track record of strategic leadership, operational excellence, and a passion for cultivating dynamic personal connections, Derek and Maggie bring a wealth of experience and dedication to support Aplin’s continued growth.