POWHERHOUSE PORTRAITS - Media on a Mission!

Jake Hassel-Gren | GROWth Architect for Canadian Women

Jake Hassel-Gren, MBA is the Founder of the LEAP Learning Lab, the Chief Learning Officer for PowHERhouse Media Group, and the Principal Advisor for LEAP Advisory Services. Jake has been designing, delivering, and developing transformational learning on leadership, business growth, and professional development excellence for more than 20 years. Throughout her career, one of…

PowHERhouse Portrait | Karley Cunningham

Karley Cunningham cracks the code to activate and accelerate the innate potential of Canadian businesses. A West Coast LGBTQ Impact Entrepreneur, Market Disruptor, and Endurance Athlete, Karley recently secured Federal Government funding to unleash the untapped power of SMEs to transform Canadian business. Karley was selected as one of 34…

University Women’s Club of Vancouver

Where PowHERful Women Reside A truly powHERful community of women, the University Women’s Club of Vancouver (UWCV) was founded in 1907 by a group of eight pioneering, well-educated, energetic females. Over the past 100 years, it has grown to include hundreds of women from all walks of life who are…

Professional Aboriginal Women’s Network

The Professional Aboriginal Women’s Network (‘PAWN’) started with a vision to connect professional Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal women to share stories and lift each other up in their professional journeys.  PAWN is a place for women to gather and build on each other’s successes.  PAWN is also rooted in the notion of reconciliation: to…

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 | Madeleine Shaw & Suzanne Siemens

Social Entrepreneurs, Founders of Lunapads.com, Gday.world & Lunagals.com “Giving back is embedded in our business model; rather than being an afterthought, it’s an essential core part of our practice.  We basically filter every decision that we make through a impact lens, as in: “Will this make the world a better place?” Madeleine…

Kyla Richey | Professional Athlete

Many people have helped shaped who I am as an athlete, but more importantly as an individual.  I am a big believer in that everyone you meet in your life will have a direct impact on you as a person.  We are constantly learning from each other, even through the negative…

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…

PowHERhouse Portrait | Wendy Burton

CEO and President of World Tree, Wendy is unabashed in her commitment to the three P’s: Planet, People and Profit.  Otherwise known as “The Tree Lady” Wendy has spent the last 20+ years promoting the economic and environmental benefits of the Empress Splendor Tree. Wendy, a self-confessed tree-hugger, is living…

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 | Terra Connors

Terra Connors has been in the tradeshow industry for more than half her life.   Starting when she was a high-school student, she was fortunate to start her career in the industry working on the Global Petroleum Show, and Northlands Farm and Ranch Show.   For the past 17 years,…

LIZA ROGERS | Community Builder, Leader + Small Business Advocate

  Liza Rogers is a community builder and entrepreneur completely and passionately in love with her West Coast home in the beautiful community of Victoria, B.C.  We recently had an opportunity to sit down with Liza and learn more about this local leader and the impact she’s looking to make.…