April 12, 2017 by Speakers' Spotlight
Celebrity: The Scoop! Who’s New, #LoveYourHair, Cancer IQ, and More!
As interior designers, style commentators, and all round lifestyle gurus, Colin and Justin love to share good things with good people. They are the stars and hosts of hit shows such as Colin and Justin’s Cabin Pressure and Game of Homes; are red carpet hosts for City; are bestselling authors; and they have columns in many national newspapers. Clearly this dynamic duo is truly unstoppable!
Kaitlyn Bristowe is the fun-loving, straight-shooting jokester who made Bachelorette history on her dramatic 11th season run. Known for her ability to captivate an audience, she’s taken the social media world by storm with over one million loyal Instagram followers. Her popularity shows no signs of slowing down, and she’s frequently a guest on major shows such as Jimmy Kimmel Live, Good Morning America, and Entertainment Tonight.
Jully Black is a true Canadian Icon. Named as one of “The 25 Greatest Canadian Singers Ever” by CBC Music, she has also been dubbed “Canada’s Queen of R&B Soul” by her fans and peers. A platinum-selling recording artist, her musical career has yielded multiple singles reaching the Top 10 pop, R&B, and dance music charts. She has taken home multiple Juno Awards, earned many industry accolades, and was even hand-selected to sing for the Queen of England. Also a celebrity television personality, whatever Jully touches always turns to gold.
Michael Hunter takes his surname literally – he is a chef, forager, and (you guessed it) a hunter. Formerly of Sassafraz, Luma, Scarpetta, and Reds Wine Tavern restaurants, Michael has used his experience in the outdoors to explore his culinary creativity, becoming chef and co-owner of Antler Kitchen and Bar. With a loyal foodie following, Michael’s star continues to rise.
Acclaimed musician Jully Black (@MissJullyBlack) and Entertainment Tonight Canada correspondent Sangita Patel (@Sangita.Patel) teamed-up with Dove and took to social media to encourage women to show-off the hair they were born with in the best possible way.
Olympians Adam van Koeverden and Jennifer Botterill used the media to spread the word that a new website, MyCancerIQ.ca — launched by the Ontario Ministry of Health — can help people assess their risk of developing some cancers, and how regular exercise can help to lower that risk.
Matt Basile, founder of Toronto-based street food brand Fidel Gastro’s, joined forces with Sabra Canada to encourage Canadians to #DipInWithSabra when enjoying snacks with family and friends. Matt also took part in the #SabraTouchdownChallenge, creating a winning-wing recipe that was perfect for noshing while watching the Super Bowl, accompanied by veggies and hummus.