Our volunteer mentors are business owners who share their hard-earned knowledge and experience with women entrepreneurs. They offer support and guidance to Mentees, via one-to-one mentoring or peer mentoring groups, to help new business owners build confidence and achieve their goals.

Sandra Nomoto, Public Relations Expert, Vancouver

Sandra Nomoto founded Conscious PR Inc. in 2008 and her personal blog at An entrepreneur and volunteer, she founded her firm at age 25 and was awarded the 2009 Volunteer of the Year by Women In Film & Television Vancouver. Since 2012, she has focused on telling the stories of purpose-driven businesses. Conscious PR […]

Caroline Lewko, Wireless Industry Partnership (WIP), Vancouver

Caroline Lewko, CEO of WIP

Caroline Lewko is the CEO of Wireless Industry Partnership (WIP). Known as the ‘connector’, Caroline has been engaged with emerging technologies for over 20 years, as a coder, funder, community builder and entrepreneur. Recognizing the importance of mobile developers in the ecosystem, she started WIP in 2006 to build and grow developer communities thru Agency […]

Naama Sireni, Lambda Solutions, Vancouver

Naama Sireni, Lambda Solutions

Naama Sireni brings a strong passion for people to her role as VP of Revenue at Lambda Solutions, recognizing that it takes a strong team approach to accomplish goals. Her infectious energy and enthusiasm shines through as Naama leads the sales, marketing and support teams to consistently meet and exceed goals and projected revenues year […]

Corina Ludwig, FunctionFox Systems Inc., Victoria

Picture of Corina Ludwig, EM3 Tech Mentor

Corina Ludwig, President at FunctionFox Systems, Inc., is widely recognized by her colleagues and clients as the glue that keeps the company together. As a member of the FunctionFox start-up team, Corina has been instrumental in facilitating the company’s growth. Organized, disciplined and focused, Corina is responsible for overseeing the FunctionFox engine, as she manages […]

Ashley Ramsay, Yeti Farm Creative, Kelowna

Picture of Ashley Ramsay, mentor for women in tech

Ashley Ramsay is an accomplished executive in the digital animation industry. Ashley is the co-founder and current President and CEO of Yeti Farm Creative, the largest independently-owned digital animation production studio in the Okanagan (Kelowna, BC). Previously, Ashley spent over a decade as a successful producer for a long list of well-known children’s animated properties. […]

Shaina Azad, Suva Beauty, Surrey

Shaina Azad is the founder of the cosmetic brand Suva Beauty. Her beauty products retail in over 30 different countries around the world. SUVA Beauty’s offerings include a colourful plethora of eyeshadow shades, liquid highlighters, professional tools and their very popular Hydra Liners. What are your top 3 business strengths or areas of expertise? • […]

Maureen Murphy, North Star Strategic Group, Victoria

Maureen Murphy is the CEO and co-founder of North Star Strategic Group, a full service Public Affairs and Marketing firm with scalable programs to suit clients’ unique needs. Maureen has successfully promoted and protected brands for more than 20 years. What are your top 3 business strengths or areas of expertise? 1. Strategic planning for […]

Laurel Anne Stark, The New Media Group, Victoria

Laurel Anne Stark is the founder of The New Media Group in Victoria. Her business specialises in online marketing strategy development and execution including web development, Google adwords, social media, email & video marketing. An accomplished speaker, author and consultant, Laurel has been featured on CNN, CTV, ShawTV, Amazon and What are your top […]

Courtney Clark, Sin 7 Salon, White Rock

Courtney Clark is the owner of Sin 7 Salon, a full service hair salon in White Rock. Her passion for business, gaining new knowledge and building a solid team has helped her create a successful business. Thanks to the exceptional service and professionalism, from 2014-2017 the business received a Salon Today 200 award – an […]

Bobbi Carpino, Bobbi Carpino Photography, Prince George

Bobbi Carpino is the owner of Bobbi Carpino Photography, located in the heart of downtown Prince George and specializes in child and family portraiture. She is known for putting her clients at ease and capturing the true essence of their personalities and relationships. As a Master Photographer, she takes pride in providing her clients with […]