Explorer | Scientist | Bestselling Author
Julie Angus was the first woman to row across the Atlantic Ocean from mainland to mainland. She has also cycled across continents, rowed thousands of kilometers of coastlines and rivers, and organized an expedition that sailed the ancient Phoenician trading routes. A recipient of the National Geographic “Adventurer of the Year” award, and listed by Explore magazine as one of North America’s leading adventurers, Julie has also worked in venture capital and business development. Julie draws on lessons learned in extreme environments to motivate and inspire her audiences to reach their goals and overcome challenges.
Julie’s unique approach to travel and business has been highlighted in business publications including Investor’s Business Daily and BC Business, and she has written for The Globe and Mail, the National Post, and enRoute. She is the bestselling author of three books, including her most recent, Olive Odyssey, and is the co-producer of two documentaries.
She was also awarded the Arch Award for her achievements from McMaster University.
Searching for the Secrets of the Fruit That Seduced the World – See more at: http://www.greystonebooks.com/book_details.php?isbn_upc=9781553655145#sthash.aVo5O7pD.dpuf
Searching for the Secrets of the Fruit That Seduced the World – See more at: http://www.greystonebooks.com/book_details.php?isbn_upc=9781553655145#sthash.aVo5Oco-producer of two award-winning documentaries. Her photography has appeared in Outside magazine, Explore magazine, Reader’s Digest, The Guardian and various National Geographic publicatiShe was also awarded the Arch Award for her achievements from McMaster University.