Have you ever wondered what it’s like to be an entrepreneur? Have you contemplated the challenges and pitfalls of creating your own start-up? If so, join us at The Hub on July 19th for our Host Show, where leading entrepreneurs will share their inspiring journeys and discuss the lessons they have learned along the way.
Sonya Gill is a leading innovator in digital marketing, public relations and entrepreneurship! Featured in multiple publications as a woman to watch out for, Sonya’s inspiring career journey has included the creation of the successful full service PR agency, Youzus. Within the first year of being in business, Youzus was featured in StartUp Canada and Sonya was nominated as an ‘Emerging Entrepreneur of the Year’ by the Toronto Board of Trade.” Sonya has also created Take My Sari, a dynamic app for the South Asian community. Sonya is ecstatic to join us at the Hub and speak on her exciting journey as a business leader.
Alanna Harvey is a co-founder and chief marketing officer at Flipd, Inc — a product used in over 100 countries — where she leads the company's inbound marketing and customer acquisition strategies. A Ryerson Ted Rogers School of Management graduate, Alanna has been responsible for generating press coverage from the likes of the Wall Street Journal, Tech Crunch, and CBC Radio to name a few. She wears many hats at Flipd is keen to share what she's learned in her 3 years of startup experience
Cristian Villamarin is a co-founder and CEO of Flipd, Inc. — a position in which he performs a diverse set of roles, including product design, testing, communications and sales. Villamarin is dedicated to furthering the empowerment of educators and students through edtech software, and his startup, Flipd, Inc. has been featured in renowned publications such as Bloomberg, CBC Radio, Gizmodo and Forbes. A celebrated alumni of the University of Toronto, Villamarin is looking forward to returning and illuminating upon his inspiring experiences as an entrepreneur.
We encourage you to attend if you are interested in learning more about how your entrepreneurial spirit can change the world, if you are curious about the world of startups, or if you are looking to engage in stimulating conversations with like-minded individuals. Food and refreshments will also be served!