November 2014

Nov 30 2014

Sarah Fisher race car driver

Sarah Fisher race car driver interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Sarah Fisher Hartman Racing & Indy car driver

Indy race car driver and team owner, Sarah Fisher, discusses her stellar career and many "firsts" as a female race car driver and team owner. Filmed at the Toronto Indy. more...

Nov 30 2014

Deborah Baker

Deborah Baker interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Visual Artist

Artist Deborah Baker speaks with Shannon at Artfest in the Distillery District about her colourful and "happy" feeling art. more...

Nov 30 2014

Nadya Asti-Rose

Nadya Asti-Rose interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Designer, Taska Handbags

Designer Nadya Asti-Rose chats about her eco/vegan handbags, Taska. Filmed on-location at Artfest in Toronto's Distillery District. more...

Nov 30 2014

Devorah Miller

Devorah Miller interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Owner, Red Thread Design

Children's clothing designer, Devorah Miller, Red Thread Design, gives insights into the business of creating children's clothing and entrepreneurship. Filmed at Artfest at the Distillery District in Toronto. more...

Nov 30 2014

Linda Varekamp

Linda Varekamp interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Owner, Stitch & Spoke

Fashion designer, Linda Varekamp, discusses her cool line of clothing and textiles and her business success, and overcoming breast cancer at an early age. more...

Nov 30 2014

Lindsay Zier-Vogel

Lindsay Zier-Vogel interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Creator, Love Lettering Campaign

Creator, Love Lettering Campaign, Lindsay Zier-Vogel discusses why she felt Toronto needed more love and what the Love Lettering Campaign is all about. Filmed at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. more...

Nov 30 2014

Fay Athari

Fay Athari interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Owner/Director, Arta Gallery

Owner/Director, Arta Gallery, a popular art gallery in Toronto, Fay Athari chats about the challenges she faces owning an art gallery, her inspirations, notable female artists and life in Canada as an Iranian. more...

Nov 29 2014

Jane Corkin

Jane Corkin interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Director, Corkin Gallery

Director, Corkin Gallery, Jane Corkin is a visionary art entrepreneur who was pioneer in making photography an accepted art in Toronto more...

Nov 29 2014

MJ DeCoteau

MJ DeCoteau interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder/Executive Director, Re-Think Breast Cancer

Founder, Re-Think Breast Cancer, MJ DeCoteau speaks about why she started her organization more...

Nov 29 2014

Sarah Fisher

Sarah Fisher actress interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Singer-Songwriter/Actress

Actress & singer/songwriter, Sarah Fisher, talks about her role on Degrassi and what inspires her songwriting, and why she's an advocate. more...

Nov 29 2014

Mariel Hemingway

Mariel Hemingway interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Academy Award-nominted Actress/Advocate

Actress and healthy living advocate, Mariel Hemingway, discusses her latest documentary film, "Running From Crazy," why health and wellness is important to her and how to achieve it. more...

Nov 29 2014

Pippa Mann

Pippa Mann interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Indy Race Car Driver

Indy race car driver Pippa Mann talks about what it's like racing in a male dominated industry - and winning. more...

Nov 29 2014
Jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson talks about being the first female jockey to win the coveted Queen's Plate and her rise to success. more...

Nov 25 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:     TORONTO, Nov. 25, 2014 – Season 3, episode five of Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner airs tonight featuring on-location interviews with Toronto’s iconic art entrepreneur, Jane Corkin, founder/director, Corkin Gallery; and Fay Athari, founder/director, Arta Gallery. Both guests share insights into the business of art. The show airs tonight at 7pm […] more...

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Nov 20 2014
In case you have not noticed, there is a growing trend of women’s empowerment organizations springing up everywhere that are geared to helping professional women achieve success and fulfillment. Some are industry-specific, like entertainment, technology and media, and others are more diverse or general, such as women entrepreneurs. With so many popping up, it begs […] more...

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Nov 18 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:     TORONTO, Nov. 18, 2014 – Season 3, episode four, of Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner airs tonight featuring special coverage and interviews from the Canadian Beauty Innovation Awards. Shannon speaks with Natalie Lewis, founder, Canadian Beauty Innovation Awards; Linda Leatherdale, VP Marketing and Business Development, Cambria and financial columnist; Mary Tripi, […] more...

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Nov 18 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:     TORONTO, Nov. 18, 2014 – Season 3, episode four, of Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner airs tonight featuring special coverage and interviews from the Canadian Beauty Innovation Awards. Shannon speaks with Natalie Lewis, founder, Canadian Beauty Innovation Awards; Linda Leatherdale, VP Marketing and Business Development, Cambria and financial columnist; Mary Tripi, […] more...

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Nov 11 2014
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Nov 10 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:     TORONTO, Nov. 10, 2014 – Season 3, episode three, of Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner features special guests Toronto award-winning artist, Julie Himel; Indy race car driver, Pippa Mann; and coverage highlights from the Hats & Horseshoes party during the annual Queen’s Plate, including a special interview with Flare magazine’s fashion […] more...

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Nov 09 2014
About 50,000 years ago, a creative explosion occurred in our human evolution when Homo sapiens suddenly developed new skills and forms of self-expression. They began painting, created music and designed musical instruments. They made decorative jewelry from ostrich eggshells, fashioned clothing and invented advanced tools. This “dawn of culture,” according to authors Richard Klein and […] more...

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Nov 09 2014

Kate Taylor

Kate Taylor interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Artist/Director, Toronto Artists' Network

Artist and director of The Artists' Network, Kate Taylor speaks about turning art into a business. more...

Nov 09 2014

Julie Himel

Julie Himel on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Visual Artist

Artist Julie Himel discusses the challenges artists face, and how she used her art to get through an illness. more...

Nov 08 2014

Jenn Goodwin

Jenn Goodwin interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Dance Artist/ Programmer, Nuit Blanche

Dance artist Jenn Goodwin interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner more...

Nov 06 2014
I am so grateful to introduce a valued member of my team on Extraordinary Women TV: Anne-Marie Short, founder and CEO of Your Global VA. Anne-Marie is our social media manager. Coming from a background in the corporate world, but always having an entrepreneurial spirit, Anne-Marie founded Your Global VA in 2008 when she discovered that […] more...

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Nov 04 2014
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:     TORONTO, Nov. 4, 2014 – Guests on season 3, episode two, of Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner are: jockey Emma-Jayne Wilson, one of Canada’s most successful female athletes; Canadian actress Sarah Fisher (Degrassi); Indy race car driver and racing team owner, Sarah Fisher; and Glenda Fordham, author of Women Racer, about […] more...

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