Timeline


Katie Telford’s Path Into Politics graphic

Katie Telford’s Path Into Politics

May, 31st, 2018

When she was 12 years old, Katie Telford did a stint as a page at Queen’s Park. It was the first official step on a path towards a political career that has led her to become one of the most powerful women in government, all before the age of forty. As Chief of Staff to […]


Allison Grafton: From Banker to Builder graphic

Allison Grafton: From Banker to Builder

February, 26th, 2018

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 […]


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Marci Ien: a News Icon on a New Path

February, 7th, 2017

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 […]


Lisa LaFlamme: A Timeline of Career Success graphic

Lisa LaFlamme: A Timeline of Career Success

August, 10th, 2016

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.


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Carrie Kirkman: Fashion’s Fearless Leader

March, 31st, 2016

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 […]


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Heather Reisman: A Timeline of Reinvention

August, 27th, 2015

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.