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League of Extraordinary Young Women: Eva Wong

League of Extraordinary Young Women: Eva Wong

Eva is a Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer at Borrowell, a Canadian fintech company that offers personal loans, free credit scores and personalized product recommendations. With a background in management consulting and business development, Eva has worked at Maple Leaf Foods, Oliver Wyman and a number of not-for-profit organizations. She has studied or worked in […]
League of Extraordinary Young Women: The Better Life Project

League of Extraordinary Young Women: The Better Life Project

Erin & Natasha make up the co-founding team of the Better Life Project. They go into further detail about the project, how it fulfills them, and some advice for young professional women! Erin is a Graphic Designer with a passion for branding, typography, illustration and, of course, the path to a better life! Natasha is […]
League of Extraordinary Young Women: Caitlin Bryant

League of Extraordinary Young Women: Caitlin Bryant

Caitlin is an ambitious young woman making a name for herself in the heart of Toronto. With a degree in International Development, experience in the financial sector and a network that spans industries, Caitlin is showing no signs of slowing down. During her spare time, you will find her running along the lakeshore, co-chairing this […]
League of Extraordinary Young Women: Gisela Cardenas

League of Extraordinary Young Women: Gisela Cardenas

We’re back with the first League of Extraordinary Women of 2017! Learn more about Gisela Cardenas, owner of mandala company, Yantra Supply Co. These mandalas are 100% cotton and are hand painted in India. Gisela, the owner behind Yantra Supply Co. has created the logo, presentation and all the packaging herself in Vancouver, B.C. Describe what/who […]
League of Extraordinary Young Women: Pauleanna Reid

League of Extraordinary Young Women: Pauleanna Reid

Describe what you’re working on and why it’s important to you I’m a multi-business owner. But my proudest accomplishment to date is New Girl on the Block, a mentorship program for millennial women in transition. As a self-taught renaissance woman who has mastered the art of getting stuff done by attacking my goals with heart, […]
League of Extraordinary Young Women: Gianine Mapula

League of Extraordinary Young Women: Gianine Mapula

Ever heard of the saying “big things come in small packages”? Well, that pretty much sums up Gianine. She graduated as Valedictorian of her class from the University of Waterloo in 2015 with a major in Communications and minors in Psychology and Human Resources Management. Currently, she is finishing her certification in Social Media Marketing […]
A Different Perspective on “the Art of Networking”

A Different Perspective on “the Art of Networking”

You have undoubtedly attended a networking event, and so you understand the significance of knowing how to introduce yourself. My initial plan before heading into my first networking event was to connect with people in my field. Given that the event was geared toward young professionals of any industry, that was likely everyone else’s goal […]
League of Extraordinary Young Women: Danica Oliva

League of Extraordinary Young Women: Danica Oliva

Danica’s passion for film began while completing her degree at Western University for Film Theory in London, Ontario, and has now brought this passion to the online world of film making and media. She created content for social media platforms during her time at the Cannes International Film Festival 2015 and the Toronto International Film […]
League of Extraordinary Young Women: Carly Silberstein

League of Extraordinary Young Women: Carly Silberstein

Carly is the CEO and driving force behind Redstone Agency Inc. She is a devoted entrepreneur, focusing on her passion for connecting with others. Her ongoing commitment to client experience has set a precedent for the quality of service that Redstone clients have come to expect. She has years of experience leading marketing and event […]
League of Extraordinary Young Women: Jacquelyn Mayo

League of Extraordinary Young Women: Jacquelyn Mayo

Introducing the League of Extraordinary Young Women. A new profile series where our Director of Partnerships, Victoria Stacey, chats with young women doing great things in the community, their careers or their personal lives. Jacquelyn is currently working with the Invictus Games Toronto 2017 organizing committee as the Digital Communications Associate leading the social media and website […]