A busy career in finance might not seem ideal for taking on extra-curricular activities, and yet Allison Grafton somehow found the time to manage 12 home builds and renovations while working as an investment banker. The passion that inspired this “hobby” eventually led her to change her path completely, and at the age of 40 […]
Most Canadians know Marci Ien from her time on CTV’s Canada AM, where she spent more than a decade as news anchor and ultimately co-host. Few know that Marci made her television debut at the age of 10 — although it would take another 12 years before she made it back on TV, this time […]
Earning the elusive role as CTV National News Chief News Anchor, Lisa hasn’t just achieved her dream role; she’s strategically worked her way up to the spotlight, winning multiple awards and honorary degrees while she’s at it.
Thirty years ago, Carrie Kirkman left her modeling career and began climbing the ranks on the business side of the fashion industry, eventually leading some of Canada’s biggest brands. Her timeline is undeniably interesting, building Jones Canada to national success with record-breaking sales, only to have the brand dismantled beneath her. Now, she’s taking on […]
Her name is easily recognizable by the Canadian public from her popular “Heather’s Picks.” To the business world, Heather Reisman, Chair and CEO of Indigo Books, is not just the face of the company’s reading shortlists—she’s revolutionized the country’s bookselling industry. Heather has worked diligently and strategically, constantly evolving her entrepreneurial career, and her business, to ensure success. We’ve mapped out 45 years of her most impressive milestones.