I’d like to introduce my guest this week, Summer Bellamy, Ambassador with Rodan + Fields, a global leader in the skincare industry.
Summer took an alternative path, opting not to attend college or university after high school, instead finding a passion for the hospitality industry. Her career growth lead to a transition to working with a high-end women's club, where she really began to investigate & develop her entrepreneurial spirit.
We also learn how Summer's desire to find a good balance between work, family & self lead her to her current success in business
I would like to introduce my guest this week, Thalita Murray, owner of The Learner Observer.
She is an interior designer, blogger & influencer.
Join us for our conversation to hear how Thalita turned blogging as a creative outlet into a business. Hear how buying a home & moving to Cobourg took her influencing to the next level.
Thalita also offers great advice to families who want a kid-friendly & stylish home.This is a great episode for anyone interested in blogging, interior design & e-commerce.
I would like to introduce my guest this week, Nicole Beatty. She is the owner of NicBea & Co.
Nicole is a great example of someone who turned her passions into a career. She moved back to Cobourg 6 years ago to create an advisory business for not-for-profits.
Nicole has had a large impact in our community helping charities and not-for-profits develop and excel.
My guest is Anna Mastin, owner of Anna Mastin - Vocalist and Teacher.
Anna has a Bachelor of Music in Jazz performance from the University of Toronto. She was the only signer accepted to this prestigious program in 2002.
Anna is currently a faculty member at Metalworks Institute in Mississauga and has her own recording/teaching studio at her home in Cobourg. She teaches private lessons, classes and workshops at all levels.
Anna and I had a great conversation about her career path, and we were able to learn a ton about this profession. I hope you enjoy!
My guest this week is Bill Bickle, owner of Fordelm, a business consulting firm. Bill has an interesting path. He was a career employee at RBC, moving up the corporate ladder while building his knowledge & skills, eventually leading him to starting his own consulting firm.
Bill specializes in helping businesses & organisations ‘get healthy’ and shares valuable advice that should not just resonate with business owners, but assist with the professional development of employees & volunteers as well.
Hope you enjoy the show!
Please join me for to my conversation with Oliver Steins, Owner of Ganaraska Art & Framing.
In this episode of Business Insights, we get to know Oliver both professionally and personally.
We start with his journey in school and early career, then his eventual migration out to Northumberland County where he started a new chapter in his life, raising a family and ultimately becoming a business owner.
Oliver also opens up about his recent struggle with ALS and what that means for him & what he has done to make sure his business continues. I hope you enjoy the show!
This week I had the opportunity to interview MuchMusic Hall of Famer Rob Quartly. We talked about how a weekend at the Montreal Grand Prix led to a career in film making. Rob also discusses how he found himself at the birth of music videos and the impact this had on his path.
Rob’s current project is Grief Stories (www.griefstories.org). “Helping grief make sense one story at a time.”
I hope you enjoy the episode!
Heather Norris is the Executive Director of the Northumberland United Way. Heather discusses her career before getting into non-profit work, her move to Northumberland, working with Cornerstone & the Hospital Foundation, her growth into leadership at the United Way and her overall impressions of charity & non-profit work in this community.
Todd is the owner and founder of Different Matters. Todd is a strategic Coach who has worked with many companies to help integrate positive change in their organizations. Please check out his website https://differentmatters.com/.