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    Dai Manuel

    Dai Manuel is a fitness retail entrepreneur, personal trainer, motivational speaker and all-around life enhancer who has provided education, inspiration, and training to help thousands of people reach their fitness goals. As co-founder of Fitness Town, a successful chain of fitness equipment retail stores, Dai is a top-rated contributor to the Fitness Town Health and Wellness blog and the founder of the Moose is Loose online community. He is dedicated to the idea that a sustainable healthy lifestyle is possible for everyone. He lives with his family in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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    Vanessa Lapointe

    Dr. Vanessa Lapointe is a BC-based registered psychologist and the owner and operator of the Wishing Star Development Clinic, who has been supporting families and children for 15 years. A much sought-after public speaker, Dr. Vanessa also consults with various provincial and educational organizations on best practices in child development, and presents workshops to a wide range of professionals and parents and continues to ensure that children have what they need to grow up to their fullest potential. As a mother to two growing children, Vanessa strives not only professionally, but also personally to view the world through the child’s eyes.

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    Gerald Sze

    Gerald Sze is an award winning spirituality author and existential philosopher who has studied and conducted research in the fields of spirituality and existential philosophy for nearly 30 years. His explorations have included Eastern and Western philosophy, divination, and comparative religion, as well as an immersion in Buddhism. The author’s first book, Changing Fate Through […]

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    Hal Movius

    Hal Movius is founder and president of Movius Consulting. He is also senior consultant to the Consensus Building Institute, visiting executive lecturer at the Darden Graduate School of Business, consultant to the Affective Neuroscience Laboratory at the University of Virginia, and a research collaborator at Ethical Systems. An applied psychologist with a PhD in clinical […]

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    Lindsay Sealey

    Lindsay Sealey is an Educational and Personal Development Specialist. As the founder of Bold New Girls, she positively influences the lives of young girls through the education and personal growth strategies she uses in her teaching, coaching and mentoring, focusing on helping girls with integrate social and emotional development with academic success, personal growth, and personal best. Lindsay has more […]

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    Mary Wong

    Mary Wong, B.Sc., R.TCMP, R.Ac, is the founder of ALIVE Holistic Health Clinic, a team of Traditional Chinese medicine practitioners, based in Toronto, Canada. A TCM practitioner and Registered Massage therapist, Mary has been in practice for over 20 years and has treated thousands of people, the vast majority of whom struggle with gynecological disorders, fertility challenges, and pregnancy-related symptoms or issues. She always designs a plan for creative care that draws on a wealth of support from both Eastern and Western medical practice, and treats every patient as a full person—not just her diagnosis.

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    Michele Kambolis

    Michele Kambolis (MA) is a registered Child and Family Therapist and Parent Educator and a Registered Clinical Counselor dedicated to raising awareness about mental health issues. Michele writes a popular and accessible weekly parenting and advice column for the Vancouver Sun called “Parent Traps”, which runs across Canada in the Postmedia Network chain of newspapers.

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    Michelle Stewart

    Michelle Stewart dedicated her working life to raising awareness around issues of public concern. After a decade as a news reporter in radio that ended with her hosting an open-line show in Prince George, she built a longtime career in public-sector communications. Michelle served for seven years as director of communications for the British Columbia Ministry of Health before launching her own communications company in 2012. Michelle died at the age of 49 in 2014.

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    Robert Tercek

    Robert Tercek is one of the world’s most prolific creators of interactive content. He has created breakthrough entertainment experiences on every digital platform, with an expertise spanning television, telecommunications and software. Tercek has provided strategic insight and advice to many companies seeking to enter the networked entertainment market, and has supervised new media strategy and the creation of online programs for many of the world’s leading motivational speakers and authors, including Anthony Robbins, Oprah Winfrey, Suze Orman, and Deepak Chopra. An enthusiastic advocate of the future of media and entertainment, Mr Tercek is a highly in-demand keynote speaker. He lives in Los Angeles.

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    Rosemarie Francis

    Rosemarie Francis is a true rags-to-riches success story, overcoming an upbringing of severe poverty and limitation to achieve a level of success that no one would have expected of her. Raised in a three-room shack lacking indoor plumbing, Francis put herself through post-secondary education and eventually became VP-sales for a multi-billion dollar organization and founded her own successful tech company, Etelu. She is a bubbly and engaging public speaker whose story is sure to inspire women and girls to reach for a brighter future.

  • Tracy Theemes The Financially Empowered Woman

    Tracy Theemes

    Tracy Theemes is a certified financial planner and licensed financial advisor with a previous 12-year career as a practicing counselor. As co-founder of Sophia Financial Group, she specializes in educating women in money matters and empowering them to take control of their financial lives. Theemes is also the founder of Sophia Wealth Academy, an annual fundraiser and financial seminar for women, the proceeds from which are donated to Dress for Success. She also runs regular workshops on women and money. Theemes is an engaging and highly sought-after keynote speaker.

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    Venkat Venkatraman

    N Venkat Venkatraman is a Jr Professor of Management and Department Chair at the Boston University Questrom School of Business. His work lies at the interface between strategic management and information technology, with a focus on how companies position to win in a network era. He lives in Boston, Massachusetts.