journalist

Aug 25 2012

Jen Kirsch

Jen Kirsch interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Dating and Relationship Expert

Relationship and dating expert, Jen Kirsch, provides tips on dating in the digital world and discusses how social media has changed our relationships. Kirsch appears regularly on CTV’s Canada AM, and is the co-host of Cosmo TV’s Love Trap. She does weekly segments on The Breakfast Show with Mad Dog and Maura on 99.9 Virgin Radio, and makes regular guest appearances in other media across Canada. more...

Aug 10 2012

Melissa Bessey

Melissa Bessy interview with Shannon Skinner on Extraordinary Women TV

City Manager, Toronto Mom Now

Melissa Bessey is the city manager, Toronto Mom Now, an online publication for Toronto's moms. She is also a former entertainment journalist and is a regular "mommy blogger." more...

Apr 19 2012

Rona Maynard

Rona Maynard interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Author, speaker, former editor of Chatelaine magazine

Rona Maynard, author, speaker and former editor of Chatelaine magazine. Rona talks about the significance of the mother-daughter relationship and how that impacted her life and career success, and also about the upcoming event - Ignite 'n' Connect - that she is speaking at on May 4th in Toronto (hosted by Positive Fabulous Women). more...

Sep 04 2011

Nelofer Pazira

Nelofer Pazira interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Owner, Kandahar Films

Nelofer Pazira is an author, actor, filmmaker and humanitarian. She directed and performed in the critically-acclaimed feature film "Return to Kandahar." more...

Jun 26 2011

Lori Stahlbrand

Lori Stahlbrand, Food Plus and former CBC reporter, interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder & President, Local Food Plus

Lori Stahlbrand is the founder and president of Local Food Plus (also known as LFP). LFP fosters regional food economies through a unique farm certification for environmentally and socially responsible production, combined with market development and public education. Earlier in her career, Lori was a CBC journalist and broadcaster. more...

Jun 26 2011

Jasmeet Sidhu

Jasmeet Sidhu, Huffington Post, interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Journalist, Human Rights Advocate & Huffington Post Blogger

Jasmeet Sidhu is an award-winning Canadian journalist, writer, human rights advocate and Huffington Post blogger. Jasmeet's focus is on diversity, gendered violence, youth engagement, and the media and pop culture. more...

Jun 26 2011

Emily Hunter

Emily Hunter, Eco-Huntress, interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon S

Eco-Journalist

Emily Hunter is the daughter of Greenpeace’s founding president Robert Hunter, journalist, environmental activist and author of "The Next Eco-Warriors." more...