Ashah Ruda is an Associate Brand Manager working on the Zabiha Halal marketing team at Maple Lodge Farms. During her two and a half years with the company she has conducted extensive research, including a one-of-a-kind, proprietary segmentation study of Canadian Muslims. As the key contact for community and sponsorship initiatives, Ashah works with community organizers on a daily basis to understand how Zabiha Halal can help whether its providing food, driving awareness or lending a hand. Her work at Zabiha Halal has heightened her passion for ensuring that all Canadians are given the same opportunities to thrive and succeed.
Before joining the Maple Lodge Farms team, Ashah worked for Meridian Credit Union and Scotiabank while completing her B.Comm at University of Guelph in Marketing Management. During her spare time, Ashah enjoys spending time with her family who she is very close with, especially her spirited and sweet grandma. She is also a music fan, who loves all things involving Raptors basketball and has an acute crossword addiction.