Popular Speaker Types

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Marina Iakovleva

Marina Iakovleva is the founder of the popular YouTube channel, Dating Beyond Borders, which explores the intersection of culture and communication trends worldwide. Through her work, Marina educates her viewers on the unique ways culture shapes our views of the world, and teaches them how to build meaningful relationships in their personal and professional lives.  […]

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Layne (the Auctionista)

High-energy, witty, emotionally charged storytelling that powers kindness, authenticity, empathy, and inclusion. That is what audiences from across the globe have seen and felt when Layne takes the stage.  Layne is a non-binary, successful entrepreneur with a charming, animated personality, and armed with a collection of captivating anecdotes. They have presented on stages for over […]

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Susan Stewart

Susan Stewart is a comedian, author, and keynote speaker who leaves every audience laughing and inspired to see the lighter side of life. With the blend of wit and wisdom that she is known for, Susan entertains while sharing ways to meet adversity with courage, confidence, and of course, a sense of humour.

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Andi Petrillo

Andi Petrillo is an award-winning sportscaster whose career has spanned over two decades. Currently, Petrillo hosts CBC Sports, where she covers and shares the stories of high-performance athletes on the network’s weekend show, CBC Sports Presents. Throughout her career, Petrillo has achieved many firsts for women in sports broadcasting in Canada. She has helped pave […]

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Jully Black

Jully Black is a true Canadian Icon. Named as one of ‘The 25 Greatest Canadian Singers Ever’, (CBC Music), she has been dubbed ‘Canada’s Queen of R&B Soul’ by fans and industry leaders alike. As a platinum-selling recording artist, her music career has yielded multiple singles reaching the Top 10 pop, R&B and dance music […]