POWHERHOUSE PORTRAITS - Media on a Mission!

Vicki Saunders | SheEO

Meet Vicki Saunders.  Over the past 25 years, Vicki has launched many models, companies, programs and initiatives all with the goal of finding a pathway to a better world.  An amazing journey has lead her creating SheEO, an organization dedicated to advancing female entrepreneurs. Her history as a serial entrepreneur and…

Sue Spencer | Beast Mode Grandma

For those of you who have read the Year of YES by Shonda Rhimes, I believe you’ll resonate with Sue Spencer and her story quite nicely. Sue Spencer is a Competitive Athlete, Mom, Grandma, Friend, Mentor, Facilitator, and Practitioner of Kindness who believes that by saying YES to new opportunities,…

PowHERhouse Portrait | Betty-Ann Heggie

Betty-Ann Heggie, a former Senior Vice-President with PotashCorp, the world’s largest fertilizer company, retired in 2007 and now serves as a corporate director, professional speaker and blogger for Huffington Post. In 2015, Betty-Ann was the recipient of the Trailblazer Award from Women in Mining Canada and named one of the…

Sandy Kay, Creating a Magical Life One Magical Moment at a Time

Meet Artist, Teacher and Creative Facilitator, Sandy Kay.   Sandy intimately understands the feeling (and anxiety) of a very full life.  As a former graphic and greeting-card designer, publisher and theatre-set costume designer, Sandy has experienced tight deadlines, juggling multiple priorities and the never-ending quest to find the seemingly elusive balance between…

PowHERhouse Peep, Sarah Jamieson: Connecting Movement to Ideas that Impact Our Community and Create Change

Sarah Jamieson is… an Ideator; a Movement & Performance Coach; a Social Crusader; a Yoga Teacher; an Advocate for Youth; an Athlete; a Compassion Junkie; and a Public Speaker.

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…

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…

Project House | Meet Crystal Roche and Heidi Eaves

PowHERhouse recently had an opportunity to chat with Crystal Roche and Heidi Eaves, the Principals of Project House Business Solutions, a growing and energetic Vancouver consulting and outsourcing company that supports companies of all sizes who need “extra muscle” in the areas of HR, graphic design, websites, and workplace design. Ladies, welcome! …

PowHERhouse Portrait | Tammara Kennelly

Tammara Kennelly is the President of FriesenPress, a company that is wholly owned by Friesens Corporation, an award-winning North American book printer. They have been in the book business since 1923, and provide book manufacturing services in the United States and Canada. With 25 million books printed every year, including original editions…

PowHERhouse Portrait | Cristina Mittermeier

Cristina Mittermeier is a photographer and conservationist.  She uses her camera as her passport to document the complex issues where conservation of wild nature and human needs intersect. Describe your Mission.  What’s it all about for you?  What is the impact you are looking to make? Inspired by the power…

PowHERhouse Portrait | Andrea Carter

Andrea Carter is the CEO and Visionary of Wealthy Woman Warrior™ global training programs for feminine mindset, leadership, and success. “Life is complicated.  To handle the diversions, distractions, and disconnections there is no other way to achieve the economic potential women need to be making than to get off the…

Sherry Strong | Food Philosopher

It was my pleasure to finally get a chance to meet Sherry Strong, Entrepreneur, Food Philosopher and Founder of Return to Food, and learn a little about this ambitious holistic entrepreneur and powHERhouse. About four years ago Sherry Strong returned home to Canada from a 22-year working holiday in Australia.…