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PAST Speakers

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CHECK OUT THIS

ALL-STAR LINEUP
THAT SPOKE!

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Janielle Mckoy

Founder of podcast BehindThaStage

Janielle Mckoy is a Fashion Producer and Learning Differences Advocate. From showcasing her personal style on herself and her clients on and off T.V, to sharing her experiences living with Dyslexia in the corporate world, she is far from the average style guru.  She has over 10 years of fashion retail/consulting experience and has worked for powerhouses like Harry Rosen, Saks Fifth Avenue, Holt Renfrew along with television networks like CBC and BET. She is also a podcaster! In May 2019, Janielle and her former stylist partner Sheronna Osbourne launched their very own podcast titled @behindthastage, which are candid conversations about their creative careers and life's marathon.

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Jack Benson Li

Co-Founder of Boulder Parc

Jack Benson Li is a serial entrepreneur/investor who started his journey in e-commerce and marketing. Now, he is a well renowned consultant for a variety of companies that are looking for innovative and creative marketing strategies. Currently he is the co-owner of Boulder Parc. Benson provides strategic direction for growth and scope to ensure milestones are consistently being hit. He has achieved a lot in his life at a very young age and continues to be a trailblazer for young entrepreneurs who aspire to follow in his footsteps.

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Rock Climbing

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Spiritual Healing

Farrah & Chiara

Founders of Kisses From Heaven

Kisses From Heaven was created by two empowering women, Farrah and Chiara, with the purpose of shining and sharing their love, compassion and spiritual knowledge with the world.  Each and every product created has been infused with positive intentions and healing properties. This means, not only do they have a positive effect on your physical body and surroundings, but they also transform your inner self, helping to increase your vibrations to a higher frequency.

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The Venue

WHERE IT'LL GO DOWN

YSpace is York University’s community innovation hub located in Markham Centre. We support a growing number of innovators and entrepreneurs to create a thriving and robust pipeline of startups that will build and scale their sustainable and impactful businesses in York Region.

As the community develops, YSpace is positioning itself as a community leader, as well as a leading business incubator and a catatlyst for business transformation. We offer a variety of programs and a premium fabrication space that provide support to entrepreneurs and startups from ideation to growth. Our goal is to become a centralized resource hub that will help entrepreneurs find the mentorship, network, and support system within the community to help them succeed.

 

Agenda

WHAT'S COOKIN' GOOD LOOKIN'

7:00 PM

Registration + Mix & Mingle

7:30 PM

Welcome Remarks + Introductions

7:35 PM

General Procession

9:15 PM

Closing Remarks

10:00 PM

After Party

 

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