Have you ever wondered how to create delicious vegan gluten-free desserts? Victoria Vaccher (a.k.a. Tori) was a set and prop design student in Ryerson’s theatre production program when she started “veganizing” her family recipes.
By using family as inspiration, Lisa Cain of KIN Organics makes a line of handmade natural skincare to meet the personal care needs of customers and their kin.
Ghee is sometimes described as the “new butter.” Lee Capatina began her ghee journey with making it at home. After falling in love with ghee, she created her own company, Lee’s Provisions.
Laura Smith and her partner Gram Schmalz started Corktown Soap in the summer of 2016 with the goal of creating natural soaps and an all-natural, handcrafted body care line made in Ontario.
Emily Thring, founder of The Quiet Company, is a certified Pilates instructor who has created a meditation studio for group meditation and movement classes, as well as learning about mindfulness.
Toni Desrosiers is an entrepreneur who invented Abeego, the world’s original breathable food wrap (made of beeswax), in 2008. The drive to disrupt the billion dollar food industry came when she realized that every peel in nature protects and breathes.
Kristi Soomer is an entrepreneur, ethical-fashion advocate, minimalist and surfer with a serious case of wanderlust. While traveling 100,000+ miles a year, she became frustrated with the lack of stylish travel clothing and founded her own travel fashion line, Encircled.