Posts by Charlene SanJenko

WOMEN BUILT2SCALE | VIP + MEDIA RECEPTION, THURSDAY, APRIL 12, 2018

SPONSORS, SPEAKERS, SUPPORTERS, MEDIA, VOLUNTEERS & SPECIAL GUESTS! We enjoyed a special after-work reception on Thursday evening, April 12th to thank and recognize those who have made our inaugural WOMEN BUILT2SCALE accelerator possible as well to provide a platform to share the Bigger Picture behind the series, and in fact, the entire media movement of…

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WOMEN BUILT2SCALE | FRIDAY WORKSHOP FACILITATORS, April 13, 2018

Meet Our Facilitators Venue:  ATB Entrepreneur Centre, 1110 – 17th Avenue S.W. Calgary Charlene SanJenko | Builder of Strong Women Who Lead Charlene is a proud Canadian woman of First Nations origin. A wife, step-mother, sister, aunt, great-aunt, niece, friend, volunteer, mentor and advocate of powHERful women. She is a social entrepreneur, a publisher & producer, author, speaker,…

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PowHERhouse Portrait | Noreen Mahoney

PowHERhouse recently had the opportunity to sit down with academic leader, Noreen Mahoney, BComm, CPA, CA, MBA, Associate Dean of Students & Degree Programs at the Edwards Executive Education Unit, University of Saskatchewan, and talk about her story and the impact she has made with her life. Noreen is a facilitator and educator with over 20 years…

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AMPLIFY | Sample Annual Framework

Phase 1:  90 Days Onboarding process, including 1-3 clarity conversations to pin-point key priorities and focus areas and development of 12-month strategy for 2019 AMPLIFY program initiated with interview questions which assist with the development and clarifying process resulting in an enhanced online leader profile Organize photoshoot for updated professional images for online story-telling and…

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PowHERlunch Regina | Welcoming Lisa Peters

PowHERhouse welcomes local media personality and community-builder, Lisa Peters, “Host of Talk of The Town on Access 7 TV”, to our Regina PowHERlunch on February 7! A seasoned community development professional with over 20 years of experience building events that both raise much-needed funds and generate heightened awareness while entertaining people, Lisa knows people.  She connects…

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POWHERLUNCH REGINA | WELCOMING SABEEN AHMAD

PowHERhouse welcomes local media personality and co-host of CTV MORNING LIVE in Regina, Sabeen Ahmad, to our Regina PowHERlunch on February 7! Born and raised in Regina, Sabeen graduated from the School of Journalism at the University of Regina in 2008.  She first joined CTV Regina in 2009 as a Creative Producer and would later serve…

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PowHERlunch Regina | Announcing Kelly Beattie, Transformational Change Agent, Facilitator & Keynote Speaker

PowHERhouse Media is pleased to welcome transformation change agent, Kelly Beattie, PowHERlunch Regina guest speaker, February 7. A PowHERlunch is an intimate lunchtime opportunity for inspiration and connection with a wonderfully diverse cross-section of women in leadership making an impact, both locally and globally.  Our February theme is:  ON THE BRINK OF GREATNESS, and we…

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SPEAK! Canada Academic Partnership Announced | Edwards School of Business

We are thrilled to announce our first University Partnership with the Edwards School of Business, University of Saskatchewan and SPEAK! Canada. “Edwards is proud to partner with SPEAK! Canada and expand our Women’s Initiatives offerings in Saskatchewan,” said Dean of Edwards, Keith Willoughby. “This new partnership confirms the high quality, relevance, and impact of the…

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PowHERlunch Regina | Announcing Brenda Lucki, Assistant Commissioner + Commanding Officer, RCMP Academy, Depot

  PowHERhouse Media is pleased to celebrate local leadership and welcome Brenda Lucki, PowHERlunch Regina guest speaker, February 7. A PowHERlunch is an intimate lunchtime opportunity for inspiration and connection with a wonderfully diverse cross-section of women in leadership making an impact, both locally and globally.  Our February theme is:  ON THE BRINK OF GREATNESS,…

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CELEBRATE LEADERS, AMPLIFY IMPACT | Jay-Ann Gilfoy

CELEBRATE LEADERS TO AMPLIFY IMPACT | JAY-ANN GILFOY Jay-Ann Gilfoy CEO, Vancity Community Investment Bank Jay-Ann Gilfoy, a visionary senior leader who develops high-performing teams with a future-oriented focus on people, purpose + profits all operating at their highest potential. Appointed the new CEO of Vancity Community Investment Bank effective March 1st, 2018, Jay-Ann is…

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PowHERlunch Regina | Announcing Gina Grandy, Associate Dean, Hill-Levene Schools of Business, University of Regina

PowHERhouse Media is pleased to welcome Gina Grandy, PowHERlunch Regina guest speaker, February 7. A PowHERlunch is an intimate lunchtime opportunity for inspiration and connection with a wonderfully diverse cross-section of women making an impact, both locally and globally.  Our February theme is:  ON THE BRINK OF GREATNESS, and we couldn’t be more pleased to…

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LEAN2LEAD | Whole-YOU Health Reset for Leader Wellness

We’re on a mission to energize and revitalize female leaders! Is that YOU? LEAN2LEAD is a 4-week online leader well-being program, a whole-YOU health reset designed to establish a fundamental wellness practice that encourages loss of inflammation and cravings, an increase in your energy, mood and focus, and has you feeling stronger in your body…

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PowHERlunch Regina | Announcing Mary Weimer – COO, Hillberg & Berk

PowHERhouse Media is pleased to welcome Mary Weimer, PowHERlunch Regina guest speaker, February 7. A PowHERlunch is an intimate lunchtime opportunity for inspiration and connection with a wonderfully diverse cross-section of women making an impact, both locally and globally.  Our February theme is:  ON THE BRINK OF GREATNESS, and we couldn’t be more pleased to…

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PowHERpacing | 3 Excellence Habits to ensure focus, presence and ease this holiday season

“It’s good to be alive today.” – Michael Franti Pow-HER’-pace-ing:  The art of walking that thin line between stretching beyond our comfort zone in order to grow and reach our ultimate potential while carefully navigating possible burnout. Thousands and thousands of Canadian women are pushing ourselves to new limits.  We are living in very exciting…

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Filomena May | Financial Advisor

Filomena May | Financial Advisor Filomena is passionate about creating KNOWLEDGE and EMPOWERMENT around money, helping others find their EDGE and turning a vision into reality. “Money has a lot of emotion around it, so it’s getting to really understand where people are coming from, what money means to them and helping them build their…

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Turkey Sausage and Broccoli Penne Pasta

Dark and rainy winter nights call for warm and hearty comfortable food, but hearty can also mean healthy. What you’ll need: 4-6 turkey sausages, depending on size 1/2 cup sliced olives, preferably Greek or oil-cured 3 peeled garlic cloves or 1 tbsp roasted garlic puree 1/2 tsp red chili pepper flakes 796 ml can crushed…

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Warm Winter Kale Salad

A lovely mixture of colour, texture and tastes that will warm your belly and nourish you and those you love this season. What you’ll need: 1 bunch kale 1/8-1/4 cup feta Olive oil, drizzle Balsamic vinegar, to taste 1 cup grape tomatoes, halved 6 medium mushrooms Sea salt, to taste Black pepper, to taste 1…

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Brain Optimization for Women with DRIVE!

The modern working-woman faces many challenges.  The term “work-life balance” is actually an understatement; when really we have to maintain work-children, work-hormones, work-leisure AND work-relationships balance. Women’s bodies, different from men’s, also receive a disproportionate impact from a 24-7 world.  The disruption of natural rhythms and cycles affects our hormones, sleep and ultimately… our MINDS.  …

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Dark Chocolate Bark

These rich, dark, rustic pieces of handmade love will satisfy your chocolate craving, and they’re easy to make. Double or triple the recipe to make gifts for all your friends and neighbours. Ingredients 12 oz (336 g) vegan semi-sweet chocolate chips 2 Tablespoons (30mL/28 g) Holy Crap cereal 1 cup (250mL) chopped walnuts 1/2 cup (120…

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Awaken Well-Being of Educators

Educators are tired and already looking forward to their Christmas break.  Not long ago a colleague asked me how my summer went, and I looked blankly at her confused by her question.  The rush of back-to-school and a quick-paced Fall had thrown me into such a busy state that I had forgotten just a few…

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PowHERhouse Portrait | Lily Riggs

The quest to become a better version of yourself can often feel like a bumpy road paved with many false starts and stops along the way. It can be challenging, tiring, and scary and there is no guaranteed success. But the alternative is the average, the unfulfilling, the safe, well-worn path already taken by many.…

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PowHERhouse Portrait | Kellie Garrett

22Kellie Garrett describes herself as an accidental executive who’s recovering from corporate life.  She’s a coach, speaker, and consultant on leadership, business strategy, internal culture change.  She’s also a certified board director and delivers workshops on board effectiveness, diversity, and governance.  She is currently completing certification in Brené Brown’s work (Certified Daring Way Facilitator).  Kellie…

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LEAVING OUR LEGACY | Investing in Our Kids

Leadership Insights by Jay-Ann Gilfoy Leaving a legacy that lives on far after we do is of top importance to any leader. Do we tie that legacy back into our children?  Or do we hold it separate and apart? I believe that parenting is our most powerful profession. My children are now 19 and 22. …

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November 23 PowHERhour | Meet Singer-Songwriter Sandy Powlik, Lola Parks

PowHERhouse Media is pleased to welcome Singer-Songwriter Sandy Powlik, aka Lola Parks. Sandy will be entertaining guests at our PowHERhour Cocktail Reception on November 23rd, Find Your Voice. Find Your Edge. Your Female Edge.  She is soulful, jazzy, evocative, and genuine. More about Sandy: “Female Songwriter of the Year” – 2012 VIMA Singer-songwriter Sandy Powlik…

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PowHERhour November 23 | Robin Farrell’s Personal Invite

  PowHERhouse Media is pleased to announce Robin Farrell, our emcee for the November 23rd PowHERhour Cocktail Reception at the Robert Bateman Centre. Robin joins speakers Sybil Verch, Captain Carey Steacy of Westjet, and Indigenous leader Carol Anne Hilton at Find Your Voice. Find Your Edge. Your Female Edge. CLICK BELOW TO HEAR ROBIN’S PERSONAL…

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PowHERhouse Portrait | Carol Anne Hilton

Carol Anne is a recognized First Nation’s business leader with an international Master’s Degree in Business Management (MBA) from the University of Hertfordshire, England. She’s the CEO of Transformation International, an award-winning First Nation Social and Economic Development company, and of Nuu-chah-nulth descent from the Hesquiaht Nation on Vancouver Island, British Columbia. Her Nuu-chah-nulth name…

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Suzanne Gatrell | Victoria Hospitality Partner & Hotel Management PowHERhouse

PowHERhouse Media is pleased to announce Victoria Hospitality Partner, Suzanne Gatrell and her exceptional team at The Oswego hotel in Victoria, BC. Meet Suzanne Gatrell, President & Owner of Kingsbridge Management Limited Taking on the management of The Oswego hotel, a luxury Boutique hotel with 80 suites in Victoria, BC, during the 2008 recession was an opportunity…

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November 23 PowHERhour Reception | Announcing Executive Private Chef Shirley Lang of Kitchens of Distinction Culinary Arts Ltd.

We are pleased to welcome multi award-winning Vancouver Island Executive Private Chef Shirley Lang of Kitchens of Distinction Culinary Arts Ltd. to play a key role in our November 23rd PowHERhour Cocktail Reception, Find Your Voice. Find Your Edge. Your Female Edge.  Shirley creates cuisine to serenade the senses and flavour the conversations at your…

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Meet Kendra

PowHERhouse is pleased to welcome Kendra Stoner to our events team! Kendra is a recent graduate achieving her professional Communications degree at Royal Roads University. She has been assisting our team in coordinating the Find your Voice. Find your Edge. Your Female Edge. cocktail reception on November 23rd at the Robert Bateman Centre.  Kendra’s passion for working…

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Kelly Beattie | Transformational Change Agent, Engagement Consultant, Keynote Speaker

Kelly Beattie | Transformational Change Agent, Engagement Consultant, Keynote Speaker I want people to feel they can contribute and make a difference in their workplaces.   “People generally want to be a part of something bigger than themselves!” Kelly is the Principal Owner and Engagement Consultant at Beyond Connections Consulting. She is a CHANGE AGENT, passionate…

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PowHERlunch Regina | FEBRUARY 7, 2018

Join us Wednesday, February 7, 2018 for our second PowHERlunch in Regina, ‘On The Brink of Greatness!’ THANK YOU ! WE ARE SOLD OUT Scroll down to see our guest list. Venue:  RCMP Heritage Centre, 5907 Dewdney Avenue, Regina Not in Regina?  You can register to enjoy our guest speakers virtually here. What is a PowHERlunch?…

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POWHERHOUSE MEDIA AT THE CALGARY WOMEN’S SHOW

PowHERhouse Media Group takes the stage at The Calgary Woman’s Show to call out all #YYC PowHERhouses with a message of EPIC empowerment! CALLING ALL EPIC YYC WOMEN FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE PowHERhouse Media parachutes into the Calgary Woman’s Show produced by Canwest Productions, October 21 & 22, 2017.  Be there.  BE EPIC! Opening with a…

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PowHERlunch Calgary | Announcing Erin Thorp

PowHERhouse is pleased to announce PowHERlunch Calgary guest speaker, Erin Thorp.  Erin will be joining us on October 18 at charbar. A PowHERlunch is our opportunity to encourage a maximum of 50 VIP’s from business, government, social impact, and sport to connect for an afternoon of inspiration and purposeful networking.  Learn more here. Erin is a leader,…

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Erin Thorp | Empathic People & Project Leader

Erin Thorp | Empathic People & Project Leader I am passionate about teaching others how to add connection, impact, and vulnerability to their leadership toolkit in an effort to build more inclusive, higher-performing teams.   “Leadership is about empathy.  It is about having the ability to relate to and connect with people for the purpose…

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PowHERlunch Regina | SEPT 29, 2017

Background |  PowHERhouse Media is setting out to become the next ESPN for women! What ESPN has done for sport, PowHERhouse will do for women. In 2000, Charlene SanJenko left her career as a National Marketing Manager for a privately-held national investment firm and set out to build a brokerage house of her own –…

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PowHER UP @ Hycroft OCT 13, 2017

Breakthrough Your Workday & Gain Traction on October 13 Part strategic business coaching, part peer-mentor confidential think-tank, and part facilitated workshop, PowHER Up @ Hycroft is specifically designed to help you break through the daily grind and gain traction in your business and professional/social impact projects. BY INVITE ONLY |  Brought to you by PowHERhouse and The University…

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PowHERlunch Regina | Michelle Strawford

PowHERhouse Media is pleased to welcome Michelle Strawford, PowHERlunch Regina guest speaker, September 29. Michelle Strawford is a visionary entrepreneur.  She has followed her passion to create: What Women Want, Saskatchewan’s largest women’s shopping and lifestyle event celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2018; Bella Chic, an ever growing fashion accessory and apparel company that is driven…

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PowHERlunch Regina | Kellie Garrett

PowHERhouse Media is pleased to welcome Kellie Garrett, PowHERlunch Regina guest speaker, September 29. Kellie Garrett, PCC, ICD.D, IABC Fellow is a speaker, executive coach and consultant on leadership, employee engagement, high performance, internal culture change, political savvy and influence. Kellie coaches individuals and teams on improving communication, engaging in constructive conflict and linking behaviours to…

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PUNT IT TO THE PENTHOUSE

Women continue to travel through the same 10 floors… over and over and over… We cycle from the ground floor up to the 10th floor.  Ground floor to 10th.  Ground floor to 10th.  Repeat.  Repeat.  Repeat.  Programs, coaching, and books for women continue to play into this cycle of the same 10 floors.  And when…

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PowHERlunch Calgary | Announcing Cassie Hawrysh

PowHERhouse is extremely pleased to announce special guest and inspirational speaker, Cassie Hawrysh.  Cassie will be joining us at our October 18 PowHERlunch Calgary. A PowHERlunch is our opportunity to encourage a maximum of 50 VIP’s from business, government, social impact and sport to connect for an afternoon of inspiration and purposeful networking.  Learn more here. With…

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Emily Rose Antflick | Shecosystem Coworking + Wellness

Emily Rose Antflick, Founder & Chief Community Cultivator Shecosystem Coworking + Wellness in Toronto Shecosystem is a coworking and wellness community where women thrive.  There, Emily has created a shared workspace for women entrepreneurs to work on their own terms and build connections that go deeper than networking.  Her work stems from a feminine paradigm…

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PowHERreads | The Heart of Your Money by Zena Amundsen

Zena Amundsen’s The Heart of Your Money is a must-read for every PowHERhouse ready to take steps towards increased abundance with grace, ease and flow. Zena is a financial mentor, someone who shares past mistakes, stories, accomplishments and expert advice.  She pushes clients to participate.  “The reward is not only success but personal growth, healing…

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PowHER of the Purse | Canadian Women: “We Love the Brands Who Love Us Back!”

At PowHERhouse, we believe that Canadian women are responding less to display advertising and more to involvement, investment & impact. In fact, we’re leading boldly and demonstrating a national media business model firmly grounded in this belief. Gutsy?  Yes!  But after 17 years of intimately observing thousands of powHERful Canadian women, we can confidently say…

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