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Feb 07 2015

Karen Taylor

Karen Taylor interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Artist

Artist Karen Taylor talks about her paintings on location at the Toronto Outdoor Art Exhibition. Site: http://karentaylorart.com/ 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
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 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...

May 04 2014

JoAnne Butler

JoAnne Butler interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

V.P., Electricity Resources, Ontario Power Authority

V.P. Electricity Resources for Ontario Power Authority, JoAnne Butler traces her fascinating and inspiring career journey through the Middle East to Mexico, back to Canada and the OPA. more...

May 04 2014
Realtor Nicole Van Stone talks about the journey that inspired her passion for sales that lead her to be one of Toronto's top producing real estate agents; she also shares tips to single women buying their first home. more...

May 02 2014

Liona Boyd

Liona Boyd interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Musician

Legendary classical guitarist, Liona Boyd, talks about her amazing career, branching out into singing, and her recently released album, The Return... To Canada With Love, on which she was joined by many famous friends. more...

May 02 2014

Victoria Sopik

Victoria Sopik interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Co-Founder/CEO, Kids and Company

Co-founder/CEO, Kids and Company, Victoria Sopik, chats with Shannon about creating her company and working with corporations to develop child care options for their employees. more...

May 02 2014

Meredith Shaw

Meredith Shaw interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Musician

Musician & radio host, Meredith Shaw, talks about her latest album and what she is doing to inspire young women to follow their dreams. more...

May 02 2014

Claudia Hepburn

Claudia Hepburn interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Co-Founder/Executive Director, The Next 36

Co-Founder/Executive Director, The Next 36, Claudia Hepburn sheds insight into what it takes for entrepreneurs to be the top of the league and how her organization helps make that happen http://thenext36.ca/ more...

Feb 03 2014

Simone Osborne

Simone Osborne interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Soprano, Canadian Opera Company

Soprano, Simone Osborne talks about her career success with the Canadian Opera Company and why opera is such a technically difficult genre for singers more...

Feb 03 2014
Actor, MJ Shaw, talks about her long career as a performing artist, her role on TVO's Hard Rock Medical, and why she founded Seventh Stage Productions, which is dedicated to telling women's stories by women and for women. more...

Feb 03 2014

Rose Barroso

Rose Barroso interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, Barroso Homes

Founder, Barroso Homes, Rose Barroso is a women heading up a successful business in a male-dominated industry. It all began when she left her job as a flight attendant and wanted to design a home that was suitable for her family. 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...

Jun 30 2013

Cheryl Gushue

Cheryl Gushue interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Beauty Expert

Beauty expert, Cheryl Gushue, talks about her career as an award-winning makeup artist, her work on the CBC's Steve & Chris Show, and her swimwear and jewelry collection. Shannon is wearing a necklace made by Gushue in this interview. more...

May 18 2013

Anna Cyzon

Anna Cyzon interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Recording Artist

Recording artist and former MTV and eTalk host, Anna Cyzon, sat down with Shannon to discuss her latest EP album and what inspires her music. more...

May 18 2013

Mary Tripi

Mary Tripi interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Hairstylist/Owner, The Private World of Mary Tripi

Toronto icon, hairstylist and entrepreneur, Mary Tripi, discusses her 50-year career as a hairstylist and why at the age of 63, she is opening a new salon in Toronto. more...

Apr 14 2013

Leah Eichler

Leah Eichler interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Columnist & Founder, Femme-O-Nomics & r/ally

Celebrated columnist and founder, Femme-O-Nomics & r/ally, discusses her stellar career in media, her innovative digital media company for women and mobile app to help career women network and succeed. more...

Mar 23 2013
Actor Lisa Berry discusses how she transformed her life from once having been overweight and a smoker, to being healthy, fit and followed her dream of becoming an actress. more...

Mar 23 2013

Trey Anthony

Trey Anthony interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Producer/Actor/Playwright/Speaker

Producer/star of the groundbreaking production, 'da Kink in My Hair, Trey Anthony talks about her success as the first Black female to write and produce a TV show on a prime time Canadian network. more...

Mar 07 2013

Angelica Lisk-Hann

Angelica Lisk-Hann interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Stunt Performer

Stuntwoman Angelica Lisk-Hann discusses her exciting career, fearlessness and how she defied all odds to get into the business. more...

Dec 09 2012

Kelsey Ramsden

Kelsey Ramsden interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder/President, Belvedere Place Development

Kelsey Ramsden, founder/president, Belvedere Place Development, a B.C.-based construction company. She is ranked #1 female entrepreneur in Canada by PROFIT Magazine. Her day job? She builds roads. more...

Dec 08 2012

Alejandra De Miguel

Alejandra De Miguel interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, Vintage One Wines

Winemaker and founder, Vintage One Wines, Alejandra De Miguel discusses how growing up in Mendoza, Argentina with a family of winemakers influenced her to create her unique winery. more...

Nov 18 2012

Corrine Sandler

Corrine Sandler interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder/CEO, Fresh Intelligence Research Corp.

Founder/CEO, Fresh Intelligence Research, Corrine Sandler is a trailblazer. She has been recognized as one of Canada's top female entrepreneurs, ranked #20 on PROFIT Magazine's Hot 50, and Women's Post's Top Women to Watch. more...

Oct 10 2012

Alyssa Richard

Alyssa Richard interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder/CEO, RateHub

RateHub Founder/CEO is a serial entrepreneur. In this interview, she discusses her unique company that helps people with their mortgages, and also about her terrific hobby: kite-surfing. more...

Jul 13 2012

Pat Mussieux

Founder, WealthyWomenLeaders.com

Special Report: I sat down with Pat Mussieux, founder of WealthyWomenLeaders.com, in this on-location interview at the Ignite ‘n’ Connect event in Toronto, to discuss why many women entrepreneurs do not succeed in business. Pat provides some great insights and real solutions. more...

Jul 08 2012

Heather Dubbeldam

Heather Dubbeldam interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Principal, Dubbeldam Design Architects

Heather Dubbeldam is an award-winning architect. In this interview, she demystifies what an architect does and discusses the importance of sustainability, eco living, and why there are not more women in the field -- and what she is doing to change that. more...

Jul 08 2012

Jennifer Carlson Broe

Jennifer Carlson Broe interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder and President, Baby Gourmet Foods

Jennifer Carlson Broe is the founder and president of Baby Gourmet Foods, a successful healthy baby food manufacturer. more...

Feb 05 2012

Colleen Sidford

Colleen Sidford interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

VP, Chief Investment Officer, Ontario Power Generation

Colleen Sidford is VP, Chief Investment Officer, Ontario Power Generation. Colleen manages a $20 Billion pension fund and discusses a program for women that she created to help women working at OPG empower themselves and achieve success within the organization. more...

Oct 08 2011

Janet Auty-Carlisle

Janet Auty-Carlisle interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, Living la Vida Fearless Coaching

Janet Auty Carlisle is the founder of Living la Vida Fearless Coaching Services. She speaks to women 45 and older who are in transition about the elephant in the room: fear of failure or success. Janet speaks from experience and lives her own message of empowerment. Janet can also be found at her community on Zoomers.ca. more...

Oct 05 2011

Moira Sutton

Moira Sutton, Success Coach, interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Success Coach and Author

Moira Sutton is a Life and Success Coach, Author, Host, Producer and a Professional Speaker. Her vision is to inspire and empower individuals world wide to make a difference and live life with passion and on purpose. more...

Jun 26 2011

Laura Reinsborough

Laura Reinsborough, Not Far from The Tree and environmentalist, interview on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Founder, Not Far From the Tree

Laura Reinsborough is the founder of Not Far From The Tree, a not-for-profit organization that harvests fruit from trees around the city of Toronto. more...

Jun 26 2011

Susan Blackburn

Susan Blackburn interviewed on Extraordinary Women TV with Shannon Skinner

Love & Marriage Success Coach & Founder, Practical with Heart

Susan Blackburn is a relationship success & empowerment coach, author, speaker and founder of Practical with Heart, a series of relationship and empowerment coaching programs for spiritually minded men and women. more...

Jun 26 2011

Anne Day

Anne Day, Company of Women, interviewed on ExtraordinaryWomenTV with Shannon Skinner

Founder & President, Company of Women

Anne Day is the founder and president, Company of Women, an Canadian organization dedicated to help support, connect and promote women– both professionally and personally. Anne Day has run several charities, was the editor of a national parenting magazine, and worked for government, but always the focus has been on women and children. A 'social entrepreneur,' Anne has been instrumental in the start of numerous programs and organizations, and has won several awards. She is the author of Day by Day." more...