“We’re all very passionate about where we live and what we do…about being outdoors and staying active. Our team has an adventurous collective spirit, as if we’re all guided by one of my favorite Tolkien quotes: “Not all those who wander are lost.”
Makinlee Fox is the co-founder, CEO and president of Go Fox Adventures Inc., and Go Fox LLC. Getting into the details of operations and immersive experiences drive her—she regularly pairs her meticulous attention to operational systems with an incredible talent to conceptualize, plan and oversee onsite execution of events of all sizes. She’s worn many planning and logistical hats during her career: project management, event logistics and direction, staffing, director of marketing, and fundraiser to name a few. No matter what she’s doing, her energetic spirit and friendly nature come across in nearly every setting, which helps make Makinlee a warm, knowledgeable and trusted presence that other people and groups rely on.
Trail name: Two so far: River Fox, and Turtle
Sound advice: You’re always one decision away from changing your life.
Pet peeves: Lateness, disorganization, gossiping.
Go-to happy hour cocktail: Mojito
Animal spirit: Red fox
The most important thing she’s learned is…you can’t expect results if you don’t plan for them.
Keep the following in mind: “The only way you can know where the line is, is if you cross it.” (David Chappelle)