Evio Community — Be The Next Her

Diana Olsen, Founder + President of Balzac’s Coffee Roasters

An interview by Be The Next Her with Diana Olsen, the founder, and president of Balzac's Coffee Roasters. Read more on her challenges in the industry as a woman, her inspirations, and more!

Courtney-Anne Craft & Amber Stafford: Founders of Garden Party

C.A & Amber Stafford are the founders of Garden Party which provides horticultural services from full residential garden design, to maintenance, to indoor and storefront greenery, with a focus on pollinator-friendly and native plants.

Ameera Ladak: Forecast Analyst & Founder of Surviving By Living

Four years ago I launched a personal blog about mental health, which has reached over 25,000 people in over 85 countries, and since then I’ve worked on two mental health conferences, piloted a university fundraiser, started two awareness and advocacy initiatives, and made countless speeches and presentations

Alyssa Bertram: Founder of Easy, Organic Period Products Delivered To Your Door

Alyssa is the founder of easy. a subscription delivery service for organic cotton menstrual hygiene products.  At the early stages of launching a business, it is very personal. It’s so much a part of your life that I have to consciously remember to disconnect sometimes.

Vanessa Vakharia: Founder of The Math Guru

Vanessa is the founder of The Math Guru, a program that provides a space for students to look at math & science from a different perspective.

Carly Maclsaac: Actress + Author of One Thousand Matches

An interview with Carly Maclsaac, Actress and Author of one thousand matches.

Témi Marie Shobowale: Makeup Artist + Founder of HERDAY

An interview with Témi Marie Shobowale, a professional makeup artist and Founder of HerDay.

Connie Lo: Co-Founder of All Natural Beauty Brand Nui Body

An interview with Connie Lo, the Co-Founder of NIU BODY, an all-natural beauty brand.

The Girls Trip: First Female Owned Tour Company

An interview with Huda and Sana, the Co-Founders of The Girls Trip, the first FEMALE OWNED tour company activating curated travel for women around the globe.

Emily Lyons: Femme Fatale Media, True Glue, Lyons Elite, JWLS

An interview with Emily Lyons, the CEO of Femme Fatale Media, and the Founder of True Glue, Lyons Elite, and JWLS.

Kathryn McNally: Founder of Canadian Brand Poppys Collection

I have always wanted to be an entrepreneur – even when I was a little girl, I dreamt of opening up the largest department store in Toronto.  I really love developing partnerships with other female entrepreneurs/artisans and providing them with a platform to share their amazing talents.

Gita Raghavan: Toronto Anesthesiologist

An interview with Gita Raghavan, a Downtown Toronto based anesthesiologist.