Evio Community — Female Entrepreneurs

Sara Moncrieff: A Journey Through Self Love

If you walked into a room filled with strangers, chances are you would gravitate towards Sara Moncrieff. She has a very special type of energy that if you walked into a room filled with strangers, chances are you would gravitate towards Sara. In this interview, she talks about her powerful journey through self love.

Devery Jacobs: Standing Up For What She Believes In

This young actress (seen starring in the current season of CTV's Cardinal, the new season of America Gods and the new Netflix Original The Order) is the queen of doing the right thing, handling lemons with grace, and standing up for what she believes in.

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.

Andrea Anders: Dynamic Leader at Award-Winning Agency Faulhaber Communications

When the Vice President of Faulhaber Communications hangs out for a glass of lemonade, you listen up. As a dynamic leader at the award-winning agency, Andrea Anders teaches us a thing or two about turning lemons into lemonade, the art of writing birthday cards, and the perfect temperature coffee.

Farah Nasser: Co-anchor of Global Toronto

Ten years ago Farah Nasser was offered the opportunity of a lifetime, one that would have her moving to the US and anchoring a high profile job. Through an extensive career that has had her reporting globally, Farah believes it’s through “traditional media to be a voice for the voiceless.”

Meet Tania Cyalume: Chemist + Cannabis Community Builder

As cannabis laws evolve, so does Cyalume. Her most recent endeavour has been the Bloom High Tea Social Club, a pop-up gathering for guests to gather over edibles such as cannabis-infused teaschocolates, and the popular lavender lemonade. Events are announced through Bloom High Tea Social Club on Facebook and Instagram.

Artist Jessica Gorlicky on Creativity, Confidence and Cannabis

For Jessica Gorlicky, a typical day might include turning cartwheels across a New York City crosswalk, painting in an impromptu studio outside Miami’s Fontainebleau hotel, or spending two hours getting body painted for a performance in Montreal.

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

How Mama Made It: The Maternity-Wear Subscription Service We Needed

Not a fashionista by any stretch of the imagination, but I prefer well-made clothing that can sustain long-term wear and usage to fast-fashion that falls apart and ends up in landfills. I decided to purchase a few quality maternity pieces from a maternity boutique store online and I was horrified by how much it cost.

Q&A with Erica Campbell: Building A Feminist Community Through Beer

I’ve kept my head down and worked really hard. I think that’s key to success in any industry, but especially in the craft beer industry because it’s so small and entrepreneurial. You just have to really grind for many years to prove yourself, and as a woman you have to do that even more.

Meet Chelsea Russell: Multi Dimensional Creative

I was never really sure how I wanted to creatively express my ideas but I knew that doing it through art was very important to me. I always loved to sing and people always encouraged me to do it.  So that was the first avenue, paired with my instrument being the piano music was definitely a medium of expression for me.

Sherren Lee: Taiwanese Canadian Film Director

She was named as one of The Hollywood Reporter’s 2018 Canada’s Rising Stars and her latest short film ‘The Things You Think I'm Thinking’ has won multiple awards including the Grand Jury Award for Best International Narrative Short Film at Outfest 2018