ADVAANA’s mission is to nurture each individual to live to their fullest potential and participate actively in the development of safe and harmonious communities thereby making Canada the best place to live, work and raise a family. We are a not-for-profit community based centre for conscious living and sustainability and we welcome youth, adults, families, individuals, groups, businesses & organizations to join us in creating conscious change through a creative and innovative platform.
Financial Andvisor, Investors Group
An energetic and passionate individual who provides holistic financial solutions to empower her clients to achieve their personal prosperity plans. Christine’s purpose is to serve female business owners in their quest for financial peace and independence. When you work with me, you can experience the commitment and dedication of someone who will look at your entire financial situation, and take you through a complimentary phase-based, step-by-step approach to meet your unique financial goals. Indeed, I specialize in debt reduction, financial security and get you on the road to become a millionaire. Contact me today to arrange your initial consultation and I am excited to help you get started on the road to real financial peace.
Hands for You
A Six Star cleaning service created specifically for Boomers and Zoomers. We bring clean and calm together so that you can relax and enjoy life!
VedaVox was founded with the belief that anyone can understand mathematics if its taught to their strengths and builds at their pace, our goal is to address the ever-growing issues in mathematics engagement. This means addressing not just mathematics skills and focusing on building just those but also on changing math attitudes. This means speaking directly to those who study mathematics and apply it in their daily lives and turning them into a brand new kind of celebrity role model that we can look to for inspiration
CEO, NBL Foods – SwitchGrocery
We travel across Canada and the United States and the world to find food products that cater to Diabetics, and Keto & Paleo lifestylers. We first look at specific criteria: Total Carbohydrates, Dietary Fibre, Net Carbs (calculated as Total Carbs – Dietary Fibre), Sugars
We then review the ingredient list carefully. We strive to find organic and non-GMO food products where possible. We also search for healthy replacements for comfort foods from your childhood to satisfy your cravings. Our suppliers are our partners and they are pioneers. They care about the same things as we do and have worked very hard to bring quality products to market. We buy our products straight from suppliers. We deliver to your home. A busy lifestyle means that you may not be able to get out to 5 different stores to buy your weekly grocery list. You are raising a family, building a career, or delaying retirement. You want to spend more time doing the things you need to do and seeing the people you love. We want to save you time. Finally, in all parts of our business, we strive to take care of the planet.
President & Owner, 2Sisters Consulting Inc and Prosperity Cafe
Shieh-Chi Chen (pronounced Shee-Tzu) is a certified professional coach and facilitator who has lived and worked internationally. Shieh-Chi combines her world view with a passion for valuing differences by delivering thought provoking and results-oriented programs. Recently, Shieh-Chi realigned her work to focus on women and their prosperity mindset. She is passionate about women achieving their goals and living their lives in a successful, flourishing, and thriving condition.
Shieh-Chi holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science from the University of Waterloo, a Masters Degree in Organizational Change Management from the New School University in New York City and is a Certified Professional Co-Active Coach from The Coaches Training Institute. She is also on the Board of the National Association of Asian American Professionals where she supports community development.
A Breath of Fresh Air
Marilyn helps transform toxic homes into safe healthy homes. She incorporates Young Living products to promote a lifestyle of no chemicals and no toxins; just a breath of fresh air. Marilyn’s Young Living product line is a one-stop-shop for all your cleaning products, supplements, nutrition and natural wellness. She also provides support to those wanting to explore their own business opportunity with Young Living. Young Living provides a community for those interested in healthy, natural living to share their knowledge and experience.
Zoe Coull PhD PEng
ICE Dragon – Founder (or Chief Dragon) & Corrosion Specialist
Zoe founded ICE Dragon to use her specialist skills in corrosion to transform mining, by introducing best practices for corrosion control and management from other industries and cross pollinating proven technology solutions. Our aim is to elevate our clients awareness of the significant, and usually untracked, business risks associated with corrosion and their impact on operational costs and safety and environmental concerns.
Independent Younique Distributor
Distributor of All Natural Makeup
Serial Entrepreneur & Seamtress Extrodinaire
Natalie CD Photography
I believe there is a goddess within every woman. My passion is cnataliecd.comapturing that image with my lense. Bringing the beauty that is within us all to the surface for all to enjoy. My current passion is exquisite, elegant and enduring boudoir photography. I particularily enjoy pre-natal boudoir – what could be more beautiful.
Phone 416.805.5035 Email email@example.com
Krista Downey Graphic Design
I have a genuine desire to help people, businesses and ideas succeed. My focus is on creative problem solving and providing meaningful design solutions to help businesses grow. I especially enjoy working with other entrepreneurs and small business owners. I believe good design starts with insightful conversations followed by information gathering and asking the right questions along the way. My best quality is my ability to interpret information and determine your business, product or service personality. From there I will work with you to implement the best solutions that will help you cut through the clutter and generate more revenue.
Nuts & Bowls – Founder
Maya Eid is a Certified Nutritional Practitioner and health supportive chef. After working for a decade in the Advertising industry, Maya was propelled to blend her background in design with her passion for health by finding creativity in the kitchen, and inspiring others on how to cleverly cook using whole food ingredients and a little imagination.
After dealing with her own health challenges like fatigue, hormonal imbalance, and digestive issues, Maya became increasingly interested in the notion that food is medicine. She now shares her knowledge to empower her clients to take health into their own hands. She is the founder of NutsandBowls.com, an online blog of health supportive recipes, wellness and lifestyle advice.
miniSigns Baby Signing
Andrea is a certified Spanish teacher and Sign Language interpreter, with several years of experience in both areas. She started to learn Sign Language in 2004, and to teach Spanish and interpret in 2007. She began to teach Baby ASL for parents in 2015, based on her experiences with her own son. Besides English, she offers Baby Signing classes also in Spanish and in Hungarian. Her mission is to share with others the fun and exciting experience of using ASL signs, and to improve the family bond through a better understanding between parents and babies. She is deeply dedicated to spread the word about the beauty and values of Sign Languages. One of her life long goals is to help in creating and reinforcing the bridge between the Deaf and the Hearing world.
Bright Red Firecracker Image Consulting
Elizabeth Friesen is a Certified Image Consultant & Stylist who helps her clients enhance their personal and professional image in the following areas: wardrobe assessment, styling services, tutored shopping excursions, personal grooming, etiquette (social & business), presentation skills, social media (image & content creation) and public speaking.
Bouncing Back Counselling Services
19+ years expertise! Building Mental Health Resiliency in teens and their families! Being stuck in a rut can become a new opportunity!
The Surge Group
I am starting a business bridging the gap between businesses and the overlooked 50 plus customer – strategic planning , customer service training, product/service development and interior design.
President – The Surge Group
Cleaning Consultant for overworked Facility Managers & Corporate Cleaning Services. The Surge Group provides its clients with expert consulting on all of their cleaning practices to ensure quality control, customize the level of service that’s right for you, and locate ways to save you money.
Phone 2 888.951.2033
Board Again Games
We love boards games. BoardAgain was created to show how board games can bring people together. We host private and public board game events with the mission to develop nurture and strengthen communities in Toronto.
KOTMO Pormotional Products
Product designer and interior architect, passionnate by design since her early years, Celine loves to transform ideas into real business opportunity.
Kotmo is not only a promotional products company, it’s a whole community that is engaged to make a change by a 100% commitment to sustainability, locally made and purpose driven solutions.
Owner – Smart Operating Solutions
Susan Goodrich is the owner and lead trainer of Smart Operating Solutions, creator of the MicroStation Training Solutions and assistant designer of MicroDGS software. Author of several MicroStation training manuals, Susan is Canada’s leading independent MicroStation training Specialist. Susan regularly works with large organizations like SNC-Lavalin and the Toronto Transit Commission to train staff to work in a MicroStation environment. With over 25 years in the field and 18 with Smart Operating Solutions Inc., Susan is often sought out to beta test new versions of MicroStation and help leading engineering firms embrace the incredible benefits of working in a MicroStation environment.
Doulas on Bikes
Doulas on Bikes is a sister team providing non-medical non-judgemental support to pregnant women partners and families. We are compassionate and knowledgable support for prenatal preparation labour and delivery and the postpartum period. We are experienced in acupressure techniques for labour hypno-birthing and breastfeeding support. Additional services include placenta encapsulation and Mother’s Blessing Way planning.
Choose Gratitude – Founder
A website dedicated to promoting grateful living & creator of ‘gratitude cards’ to appreciate those you know and random acts of kindness.
Limaye Spanish, Translator and Editor Spanish|English
Deepti is a mechanicaland Spanish-English translator and interpreter based in Toronto. She owns Limaye Spanish-English Language Services, which provides high quality translation, editing, and interpreting services in the scientific, medical, engineering, financial, and legal fields. Helping you to communicate effectively is her highest priority.
Holding Space Media Productions
Patricia is creative director, videographer and video editor at Holding Space Media Productions. Her professional background includes over five years of interdisciplinary experience as a documentary filmmaker, journalist, and digital media producer with a focus on social impact projects and transmedia storytelling.
GoodyGut – Alchemist
Kristin Michie & Kelly Piller-Tahy
Founders, Mobility Yoga
Mobilityoga is inspired by the belief that yoga can benefit anyone. Our mission is to deliver customized yoga instruction at a time and place that works for you.
Kelly and Kristin launched Mobilityoga after many years of playing other roles: mature students, corporate and professional careers, parents to children and teenagers, and children of aging parents.
During these busy and challenging years, we have discovered the many benefits of yoga. We met while working towards our professional certification (Yoga Alliance registered and insured) and have since completed numerous specialized workshops for teachers. We have launched Mobilityoga to share our passion for this timeless discipline. We are based in Toronto’s west end.
“We believe that yoga is one of the most kind and healthy things that you can do for your body, especially as you get a little older. What is good for the body is also good for the mind!”
Space Logix Residential Organizing helps clients to reclaim their time and space in an organized home. From organizing your garage or closet, to digitization and records management and services for home-based business, we: provide hands on and emotional support to help clients decide what to release and what to keep, create custom organizing strategies for clients, tailored to their needs, offer one-time or regularly scheduled organizing.
Single and Eligible
I own a boutique speed dating and matchmaking company called Single and Eligible. My company organizes events for straight and LGBT singles in Toronto, Ottawa and Vancouver with plans to expand to Montreal later this year.
Laura Mottola, M.Eng., P.Eng.Adm.A., CMC Project,
Director and Senior Lean Mining Expert President and CEO of Flow Partners Inc.
Mining engineer with a Masters of Engineering in Mining Automation (McGill University). Seasoned professional and business leader with more than 20 years of global experience in mining. Named one of the 100 most inspirational women in mining by Women in Mining UK. Developed and implemented a “Zero Harm Operational Excellence” program and an integrated mine-to-market Technology Strategy for the Sierra Gorda project in Chile. Recognized globally as a leader in Lean Mining, mining automation, and technology and innovation in the natural resources sector. Director of Great Lakes Graphite Inc., a company listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange. Dedicated to innovation and development, integration of concepts from other industries, and a multidisciplinary approach. Passionate about increasing productivity and teamwork in mining. Brings the leadership and vision needed to generate new opportunities. Has personally worked with clients such as Goldcorp, KGHM International, Sierra Gorda S.C.M., KMC Mining, Rio Tinto Technology & Innovation, IAMGold, Freeport McMoRan Copper & Gold, Alcoa, Syncrude, Suncor, Cambior, Inco, and the Canadian Institute of Mining, Metallurgy, and Petrole
Director of Operations and Marketing at Zeallure
CEO & Lead Speech Language Pathologist, Andalusia Speech Therapy.
Ibtissam is a trilingual Speech Language Pathologist with a passion for helping children and adults communicate freely. She founded Andalusia Speech Therapy with the intent of providing holistic and personalized speech language therapy to individuals throughout the world. She believes on collaborating with clients to help them set and achieve their goals. She fluently speaks English, French, and Bengali, and obtained her Masters of Health Science in Speech Language Pathology from the University of Ottawa in Canada. Speech Language Pathologists at her clinic offer speech therapy for articulation, language disorders, auditory verbal therapy for hard of hearing, autism, accent reduction, aphasia and stroke. Speaking freely can be magical.
As a fitness fun and food fanatic a world traveler and most recently an Integrative Health Coach her mission is to make sustainable and healthy lifestyle options more enjoyable affordable and easier for everyone. She aspires to inspire better living sustainable solutions and fun and adventure in the lives of others. Her wide range of training and experience offers services ranging from event planning food & hospitality travel healing through touch and essential oils entertainment fitness diet & nutrition and soon will be offering unique lifestyle destination retreats.
Independent Consultant with Arbonne International
Christie is building a global business and helping others do the same. Arbonne International integrates the most beneficial botanical ingredients from nature with the principles of green chemistry to craft personal care products with integrity, expertise and innovation.
Holistic Health Practioner – Reiki Master/Teacher – Founder of Alternative Healer Toronto
Services are tailored to those urban professionals who are looking to find their center to reach their full potential, more abundance, and to balance their body-mind-spirit. Marta’s energy healing treatments are non-invasive, gentle and soothing that can provide assistance in restoring your well being, energy levels, and health. Specialty treatments include Chakra balancing, Reiki healing, and Spirit cleansing of homes/businesses. Marta also offers workshops and events on how to heal yourself.
Travel Consultant – Elder Treks
Specializing in Boomer & Zoomer Destinations and Excursions. Eldertreks is the world’s first adventure travel company designed exclusively for people 50 and over. Diane has over 25 years of experience in the travel industry, specializing in adventure
Writer, Coach, Editor
Samantha Richardson is a writing coach and editor. She has been writing creatively for over 15 years building her writing and editing skills. As a coach Samantha finds great joy in helping others find their voice and overcome writers block as she supports them to improve their writing skills so they can share their stories and wisdom with the world. Samantha coaches one-on-one (in-person or online) and small group retreats to help those needing extra support in writing their book and connect with their inner muse.
A Finished Home
A Finished Home Studios provides the home owner a comprehensive array of services designed to help you get the most out of your living space. Whether you are considering changes to enliven your existing homes interior, upgrading your newly purchased property or are in need of help presenting your home in the best possible light for potential sale we can help.
SummerxSkin is a stylish guide for the everyday woman. It’s a blog that focuses on outfits beauty tips & tricks and happenings in the city with hopes of inspiring others to think more creatively about their everyday wear look and routine.
Owner/Director Vert Catering
Vert is the original green caterer. Our food not only gives pleasure, it gives generously to the community and back to the environment. Since 2005, Vert has been a socially and environmentally responsible member of the food community. Our food is local, fresh, seasonal and passionately cultivated. Vert began with these values and continues to build on them.
PDA Lifestyle is looking to revolutionize the world of dating by offering a new way for people to display dating interests through fashion. Our mission is to enable like-minded partners to meet in social contexts, and help connect humans in a more authentic and meaningful way, inclusive of diverse gender and sexual identities.
Owner of Keep Leaf
We’re committed to a big idea. To create a lifestyle brand that celebrates beautiful, well designed products that make the world a better place. To use sustainable materials and responsible methods of production, and to support meaningful causes.
The founder of Keep Leaf, Jaswinder Salh, developed a love for design at a young age. This was nurtured through numerous trips to India where Salh was inspired by the textiles and colours that surrounded her.
Following a degree in Fashion Design, which she completed in Toronto, Salh took her skills abroad, to New York and London. There she held various senior level positions with international companies such as Calvin Klein, Niki Taylor Inc., and American Eagle. Settling for a period in London, England, Salh continued her career path as a Trend and Design Director, gaining invaluable experience in the UK and European fashion markets.
Feng Shui Consultant
Bringing abundance to business with internal and external energy adjustments.
Ashlee Tiller is a Holistic Nutritionist, foodie and recipe creator with a background in Psychology, Nutrition, Finance and a passion for writing, cooking, yoga, music and energy medicine. She leverages the combination of her training, experience and interests to help women create a healthy and pleasurable relationship with food through her writing, videos, and workshops.
Mary Jo Tullo
A growth solutions group that services companies, social enterprises and non profits by amplifying their impacts and maximizing their revenues and funds. Our offering includes marketing and sales strategies; digital communications, fundraising, as well as business & program development.
Mary Jo’s Website
Skilled Wood Craftwoman
Samantha loves to teach and explore the personal and physical boundaries for growth. She believes that yoga is a lifestyle that is practiced on and off the mat, and her style of teaching reflects this belief. Specializing in The Art of Slowing Down, Samantha is able to compliment the more energizing and invigorating aspect of yoga with the softer side through mindfulness and awareness. She teaches All Levels of students from beginners to intermediate in the following styles: Hatha, Yin, Restorative Kids and Chair Yoga.