Speakers / Types: Entrepreneurs ($5,000 or less)
It’s not easy to build a business from the ground up. Our entrepreneurs share stories and insights from the frontlines on the road to success.
Focus of World's Most Viral Human Interest Story | Mental Health and Belonging Researcher
Jordan Axani is a social researcher that helps employees and students share their unspoken fears, struggles and hopes with their peers – driving performance, engagement and happiness at work and school. He calls this building “cultures of belongi...
Digital Media Strategist
As head of Toronto digital creative agency launch*pad, Evan Hadfield has built a name for himself from the ground up. The mastermind behind Colonel Chris Hadfield’s “Space Oddity” YouTube sensation, as well as dozens of other videos...
Top Game Changer CBC's Dragons' Den | CEO and Founder, The 7 Virtues
Barbara Stegemann’s entrepreneurial vision was formed after her best friend—a soldier—was severely wounded in Afghanistan. Understanding that supporting Afghanistan’s economy was key to building stability for its people, Stegemann created The...