Health & Fitness

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

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...

May 17 2014

Kristina Ejem

Kristina Ejem a Woman to Watch on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, Girls Just Wanna Box

Girls Just Wanna Box founder, Kristina Ejem, is featured in our Woman to Watch special segments...here's why. more...

May 16 2014

Jenna Brooks

 Jenna Brooks a Woman to Watch on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Fitness Trainer & Entrepreneur

Fitness trainer Jenna Brooks is a Woman to Watch...find out why we think so. more...

May 04 2014

Ann Kaplan

Ann Kaplan interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

President & CEO, iFinance Canada

CEO/President, iFinance Canada Inc., Ann Kaplan, talks about the evolution of her finance company, a company that finances Canadians for services, and medical or cosmetic procedures that are not government funded. more...

Feb 03 2014

Kaitlyn Regehr

Kaitlyn Regehr interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Women's Sexuality & Burlesque Historian

Women's sexuality & burlesque historian, Kaitlyn Regehr, discusses the importance of self-love and body image, and her documentary film on the Queen of Burlesque, Tempest Storm. more...

Feb 03 2014

Whitney Wilson

Whitney Wilson interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Fundraiser, John Howard Society of Toronto

Fundraiser, John Howard Society of Toronto, Whitney Wilson is on a mission of bringing yoga and meditation into prisons across Canada. more...

Feb 03 2014

Tina Petrova

Tina Petrova interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Filmmaker, Speaker

Award-winning filmmaker, Tina Petrova, is also a motivational speaker and advocate of healing chronic pain. more...

Feb 03 2014

Lynda Budd

Lynda Budd interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, TeAlchemy

Tea Alchemist, Lynda Budd discusses her unique business, TeAlchemy.ca, and love for tea that takes her around the world. more...

Nov 30 2013

Gloria Green

Gloria Green interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Oncology Dietician, Sickkids Hospital/Artist

Oncology dietician and artist, Gloria Green has been working at SickKids Hospital for 18 years, whose work with children has reflected her artwork, bringing raw emotion and sentiment to her art. more...

Nov 30 2013

Stephanie Joanne

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Celebrity Personal Trainer

Celebrity personal trainer, Stephanie Joanne is regularly seen on CityLine and her weekly fitness segments on CityNews and regular appearances on Breakfast Television. more...

Nov 17 2013

Dr. Vivien Brown

Dr. Vivien Brown interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Physician/V.P. MEDISYS

Dr. Vivien Brown, Toronto-based family physician and VP, MEDISYS Health Group, talks about the key health issues women face, and in particular, how to prevent some cancers with vaccines. more...

Jun 30 2013

Shauna Ireland

Shauna Ireland interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Shauna Ireland PR

PR Consultant, Shauna Ireland, discusses why "align and shine" is her motto, and the reason collaboration vs competition is the new business model. more...

Apr 20 2013

Jana Webb

Jana Webb interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Yoga Instructor/Founder, JOGA

Yoga expert and founder, JOGA, Jana Webb discusses her powerful yoga technique that she uses to train top level athletes. more...

Apr 14 2013

Lori Kennedy

Lori Kennedy interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Nutritionist & Founder, WOW! Weight Loss

Nutritionist & founder, WOW! Weight Loss Lori Kennedy provides tips on how to lose weight healthily. more...

Apr 14 2013

Vanessa Matsui

Vanessa Matsui interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Actress & Co-Founder, Crankytown.ca

Actress Vanessa Matsui discusses her interactive website Crankytown.ca that helps young girls learn about menstruation. more...

Mar 07 2013

Jennifer Ettinger

Jennifer Ettinger interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, Fit Your Style

Fitness & Style Expert, and Founder, Fit Your Style, Jennifer Ettinger talks about finding your inner beauty. more...

Mar 07 2013

Jennifer Nichols

Jennifer Nichols interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Dancer/Founder, The Extension Method

Dancer/founder, The Extension Method, Jennifer Nichols talks about her unique method that blends ballet with fitness. more...

Sep 04 2012

Leslie Traill

Leslie Traill interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, Sexy Over Sixty

Leslie Traill, Founder, Sexy Over Sixty provides tips on how to handle menopausal years and stay and feel beautiful from the inside-out. more...

Sep 04 2012

Liliane de Vries

Liliane De Vries interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, ALIVE

Liliane de Vries, founder, ALIVE, discusses how to have an extraordinary life. more...

Aug 06 2012

Jan Wong

Jan Wong interviewed by Shannon Skinner on Extraordinary Women TV

Author and Journalist

Jan Wong was once known as one of Canada's toughest journalists in the days when she worked for The Globe and Mail daily newspaper. After experiencing workplace depression, Wong set out to write a memoir about her journey and her battle with her former employer. In this interview, Wong discusses her memoir, "Out of the Blue," is an honest and insightful read for anyone experiencing depression. more...

Jul 08 2012

Laure Ampilhac

Laure Ampilhac interview with Shannon Skinner on ExtraordinaryWomenTV.com

Co-Founder, HA Solutions Inc.

Laure Ampilhac discusses how she got past her shyness and fear of speaking in front of people, to becoming a professional public speaker and "Queen of Networking." She is the co-founder of HA Solutions Inc., a personal development organization. more...

Jun 08 2012

Synchro Canada senior national team

Synchro Canada - Olympics 2012

ON-LOCATION INTERVIEW: a Shannon Skinner Special Report. Members of Synchro Canada's senior national team - on the road to London 2012 - sat down with Shannon Skinner to discuss how they push past fear, their keys to success, hopes and dreams about the 2012 Olympic Games. Team members include: Jo-Annie Fortin, Tracy Little, Karine Thomas and Erin Willson. On location at the Etobicoke Olympium Pool, where the team members met other athletes taking part in the 2012 Ontario Age Group Synchronized Swimming Championships [interview date: May 20, 2012]. This is part of an on-going series of on-location interviews for Extraordinary Women TV. more...

Jun 02 2012

Rachael Smith

Rachael Smith interview with Shannon Skinner on Extraordinary Women TV

Founder, Yard Sale for the Cure

Rachael Smith is the founder of Yard Sale for the Cure, a unique fundraiser for the Canadian Breast Cancer Research Foundation. In this interview, Rachael discusses her journey from having had breast cancer to how she got the idea for Yard Sale for the Cure, and why it's important. more...

May 11 2012

Salimah Kassim-Lakha

Salimah Kassim-Lakha interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder/Director, YogaVision and Yoga Without Borders

Salimah Kassim-Lakha, founder/director of YogaVision and Yoga Without Borders, shares why "laughter yoga" is good for your health. more...

Apr 25 2012

Kelly Nolan

Kelly Nolan interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Director, Avita Integrative Health & Restoration Clinic

Kelly Nolan is a compounding pharmacist and director, Avita Health & Restoration Clinic, based in Brampton, Ontario. She is an expert in bio-identical hormone replacement therapy (BHRT), something so many women face, which she discusses in this interview. more...

Apr 24 2012

Dr. Adrienne McRuvie

Dr. Adrienne McRuvie interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Chiropractor & Doula

Dr. Adrienne McRuvie is a chiropractor and doula, and talks about the growing role of the doula. more...

Apr 19 2012

Kristin Crowe

Kristin Crowe interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

President, T.A.S. Communications/Alarm System/Falcon Security

Kristin Crowe is President, T.A.S. Communications/Alarm System/Falcon Security. She is based in Ontario, Canada. Kristin's story of overcoming breast cancer and redefining beauty in her life is sure to inspire you. more...

Apr 07 2012

Monika Burwise

Monika Burwise interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Co-Founder, Global Awakening Institute

Monika Burwise is a modern day mystic and co-founder, Global Awakening Institute. After near fatal car accidents drastically changing the course of her life, she has turned her experience into an inspiration message of personal transformation to help others. In this interview, she shares her inspiring story of how show met her now husband. It is not your usual love story... more...

Oct 20 2011

Brenda MacIntyre

Brenda MacIntyre, Medicine Song Woman, interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Medicine Song Woman

Medicine Song Woman, Brenda MacIntyre, is a healer, business coach, spiritual mentor and recording artist. more...

Oct 08 2011

Barbara Schreiner-Trudel

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CEO, Joy Here and Now / Speaker and Joy Coach

Barbara Schreiner-Trudel is the CEO of Joy Here and Now, a Joy Coach, and founder of Toronto's Centre of Spiritual Living. She has inspired people to create new careers, experience greater fulfillment, freedom, and peace of mind. Barbara has the capacity to create a safe environment for participants, and people leave her presentations inspired to take action. more...

Oct 04 2011

Dr. Nicola Bird

Dr. Nicola Bird, psychotherapist, interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Dr. Nicola Bird, Psychotherapist

Nicola Bird, Ph.D. is a new generation, visionary psychotherapist who pioneered a groundbreaking approach to personal transformation and brain retraining. more...

Oct 01 2011

Janeen Halliwell

Janeen Halliwell, International Women's Day 2012 Retreat on Isla Mujeres, Mexico, interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Director, We Move Forward 2012 retreat Celebrating International Women's Day 2012 on Isla Mujeres, Mexico

Janeen Halliwell is spearheading a 3-day International Women’s Day event on Isla Mujeres, Mexico in March 2012. The event ‘We Move Forward 2012’ (WMF) is about women coming together to form community and explore and set in motion actions for realizing their potential. more...

Aug 14 2011

Shellyann Siddoo

Shellyann Siddoo interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Motivational Speaker

Living life to the fullest after experiencing a life-altering accident. Shellyann Siddoo is a young motivational speaker who, 
three years ago, lost her vision and use of both hands, and had most of her upper body severely burnt, while working in a lab.

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Aug 07 2011

Amy & Kim Sedgwick

Amy Sedgwick interviewed on ExtraordinaryWomenTV with Shannon Skinner

Founders, Red Tent Sisters

Red Tent Sisters is a business partnership between Toronto-based sisters Amy and Kimberley Sedgwick. Although their educational and career paths have differed in many ways, they share a passion for women's health issues and aspired to be entrepreneurs. more...

Aug 07 2011

Erica Ross

Erica Ross interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Co-Creator & Director, Dance Our Way Home

Erica Ross is the Co-Creatrix, Director of Dance Our Way Home, her women’s free-style dance practice, dancer, artist, group facilitator and educator in visual, expressive, spiritual and healing arts, certified hypnotherapist, DJ and mother. more...

Aug 04 2011

Morwenna Given

Morwenna Given interviewed by Shannon Skinner on Extraordinary Women TV

Medical Herbalist

Trained in the UK as a Medical Herbalist (BSC) and established a clinical practise in UK and Canada; now solely in Canada. Medical Herbalist is the oldest form of medicine known to mankind with proven efficacy and superior to many orthodox drugs. Morwenna has unique insights into the failings of the current system of medicine ( OHIP ) and its causes. more...

Jun 26 2011

Jennifer Welsh

Jennifer Welsh, life coach and stress expert, interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV

Stress Management, Wellness, Personal Transformation Expert

Jennifer Welsh is a Toronto-based stress management, wellness and personal transformation expert - and founder of Jennifer J. Welsh International. more...

Jun 26 2011

Kim & Madison MacGregor

Kim McGregor, I Think She's Amazing movement, interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, I Believe She's Amazing movement / Spoksperson, Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

Kim MacGregor is the Founder of the I Believe She's Amazing grassroots "feel good" movement & spokesperson for the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Madison MacGregor is also a spokesperson for the Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, who lives with CCF - and one of the most inspiring and courageous young girls in Canada. more...

Jun 26 2011

Vered Haiun

Founder and Dancer, With Vered

Vered Haiun is a Montreal-based dance instructor of erotic dance and Zumba, popular fitness activities for women. more...

Jun 26 2011

Alicia Snell

Alicia Snell interviewed on ExtraordinaryWomenTV with Shannon Skinner

Motivational Speaker and Trainer

Alica Snell's personal story of weighing 328 pounds at age 42 to losing 173 pounds and then qualifying for and running in The Boston Marathon... twice... inspired Oprah Winfrey to have her on her show in April 2003. As a Toronto-based motivational speaker and trainer, and founder of the Weeks to Wellness Program, Alicia has developed a weekly schedule that can be applied to anyone who wants and needs to live a healthier lifestyle. more...

Jun 26 2011

Lisa Berry

Lisa Berry, nutritionist, interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Nutritionist and Founder, Dating Your Diet

Lisa Berry is a nutritionist and founder of Dating Your Diet. She can also be seen on her regular segment on Channel 11, Durham Region, Canada. more...

Jun 26 2011

Tara Antler

Tara Antler interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, Tara Healing Sanctuary

Tara Antler is the founder of Tara Healing Sanctuary where she facilitates one-on-one, group and distant healing and intuitive transformative sessions, meditation and yoga classes, and has become known as a Spiritual Advisor to many of her clients and friends more...

Jun 26 2011

Liz McCallum

Liz McCallum, Big Beautiful Wellness, interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, Big Beautiful Wellness

Liz McCallum is a motivational speaker, trainer, social worker, wife, mom, writer, traveler, life time plus size, and founder of Big Beautiful Wellness..com more...

Jun 26 2011

Bailey Vaez

Bailey Vaez interviewed on ExtraordinaryWomenTV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, Proactive Movement

Baily Vaez is the founder of Proactive Movement, a Toronto-based holistic organization committed to enhancing corporate wellness -- and healthy employees more...