Stacy is an award-winning entrepreneur with an extensive background in online marketing and corporate branding. She helps businesses shorten the learning curve and guide them on a Strategic Social Media path to success. Her professional background includes many years of experience in creating social media strategies for businesses, Social Media training, online branding, social media management and planning. As someone with an active online presence, she understands how difficult it can be to manage social media and run a thriving business. She helps businesses leverage the power of social media so they can “Get Noticed” online. Continue reading
Pierrette Strudwick is originally from Ottawa and moved in Southern Ontario in 2009 when she married her husband Karl Strudwick.
Pierrette Strudwick is a Life Leadership Coach, Speaker and the Founder of Arise & Shine Leadership Coaching. She brings vision, hope, and encouragement to small business owners and pastors of small churches. When you work with Pierrette you will transform that God-passion into simple manageable steps, systems and action plan that will help you step into action so you can finally fulfill your purpose and destiny. Pierrette is a catalyst of empowerment for small business owners and small church pastors who want more clarity, guidance and the accountability that leads to inspired action.
Pierrette is a founding partner of The John Maxwell Team, a member of Kitchener Waterloo Chamber of Commerce, City Watch Kitchener Waterloo; Canadian Networker, Cambridge Women in Business and Leadership and serve as a board member at Freedom Life Church International.
Pierrette as been asked to speak in various capacity to women’s groups, church group and to small business owners in the last 7 years.
Pierrette is known as a Catalyst to Action.
Melissa Paige Kennedy is the owner of Inner Fulfillment Consulting Inc., a newly minted woman, writer, photographer, avid reader and business solutions developer. She lives and works in Southern Ontario.
Dr. Esther Ngumbi is a Post-Doctoral Fellow with the Entomology Department at Auburn University. She is a Food Security Fellow with The Aspen Institute. A native of Kwale County, Kenya, she continues to be a global leader and is passionate about issues of hunger, gender, education, youth activism, agriculture and sustainability. She is a motivational speaker and has given talks in several Universities including: Kansas State, Texas Tech, and North Carolina State. Esther is a Founder of Several Initiatives including OYESKA GREENS and Spring Break Kenya. She and her parents have established Dr. Ndumi Faulu Academy in Kenya. Continue reading
Jo Dibblee is a Social Entrepreneur, she is the founder of Frock Off Inc., and works with heart-centred women entrepreneurs who have a big message, product or service and are ready to amplify their results—she moves them from Best Kept Secret to SUCCESS in Life, Love, and Business.
She is an international award-winning author, speaker and breakthrough expert who has been featured in Canadian media nationwide, and in the Huffington Post. Continue reading
ROSE SCHMIDT is a native of Southern Ontario. She graduated from the University of Guelph with a Master’s Degree in Psychology. The Wayfaring Swan is her debut novel. She is currently working on her second book.
Tammy Hudgin spent the last seven years working her direct sales business (no longer involved with direct sales as the company closed their doors) on Facebook and embraced all the elements that were available to her. One of the most valuable tools that she learned was that you need to sell yourself before you can sell your business. She launched her Facebook Social Media business over three years ago and has trained over 500 business owners on how to work Facebook to build a presence and get their business out there. Continue reading
Teresa Syms is an Entrepreneur, Author, Aspiring Leader and Personal Development Coach.
After a devastating accident in 2007, Teresa was told her career was over. Unwilling to accept this truth, she worked to rebuild her life, again.
Beating the odds, she discovered her path was not in the corporate world of Human Resources and Finance. Her destiny was pulling her towards her two passions: writing and helping others. Continue reading
Seeing the struggles many were having promoting their respective businesses, it became obvious there was a need to connect entrepreneurs and mentor them to be the best they can be. Janet started The Canadian Networker with a few keen people getting together to network. Continue reading
Suzy is a Master Certified Life Coach and holds a master’s degree in Applied Social Psychology from the University of Guelph. As someone who wasted too many years feeling stuck herself, she loves helping working moms who are afraid of having regrets about what they didn’t do with their lives. She helps them get clear about what they want, start taking action and create a life they can get excited about.
Suzy is a proud dual citizen currently living in Canada. When not working with clients or engaging in particularly humorous dialogue with her three sons, Suzy enjoys her slobbery Newfoundland dog and talking parrot, whale watching, photography and practicing the art of living without regrets. Continue reading