30 Sep 2021

Changing The World, One Wristband At A Time

When Jason Kuipers handmade a wristband to match his lemon-lime Nikes, he never thought it would grow into a full-fledged business, let alone one he’d run with his two brothers. When we virtually met with the three brothers who founded...
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30 Sep 2021

Susan Niczowski: A Fresh Perspective

As Summer Fresh celebrates its 30th year in business, its founder and president, Susan Niczowski, discusses her earliest food memory, balancing sacrifice with success and the endless appeal of hummus. With more than 85 products spanning dips, salads, hummus and...
By Josh Walker
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19 Jul 2021

Patricia Jaggernauth: A Sunny Disposition

As she approaches her 10th year at CP24, the weather specialist, reporter and TV personality talks creative hustles, activism and what it is about the weather that brings us all together. Though she’s worked as a model, actress and live...
By Josh Walker
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19 Jul 2021

Belinda Marchese: A Hospice With Heart

For more than 25 years, the staff and volunteers at Hospice Vaughan have led with compassion. Having just opened a new 10-bed location, their work is more important than ever. It takes only one conversation with Belinda Marchese, executive director...
By Josh Walker
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19 Jul 2021

Hush: Worth The Weight

After a 2019 appearance on Dragon’s Den, Hush’s popularity went mainstream. Its co-founders discuss the impact of the show and what they’re doing now to give back. While both grew up in Thornhill, Ontario, Lior Ohayon and Aaron Spivak’s route...
By Josh Walker
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19 Jul 2021

Sarah Milroy: Rebalancing The Narrative

The McMichael’s chief curator on growing up in Vancouver, ignorance and why the gallery’s upcoming exhibition, Uninvited, is a behemoth for upholding the artistic accomplishments of women. Growing up, Sarah Milroy was never far from art. Her mother, Elizabeth Nichol,...
By Josh Walker
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17 May 2021

Tyler Shaw: Canadian Talent

The Canadian artist discusses his new single, “North Star,” growing up on Rage Against The Machine and becoming a father during the pandemic. From the small town of Coquitlam in British Columbia, Tyler Shaw had a childhood filled with soccer...
By Josh Walker
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17 May 2021

Mimmo Baronello: Art Full of Pop-Baroque

Meet the Sicilian artist using iconography of the past to provide a commentary about our present and possible futures. The longer you look at a piece of Mimmo Baronello’s work, the more you’ll discover. Where a first glance might offer...
By Josh Walker
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17 May 2021

Ariana Scarcello: ‘You Are Welcome In Our Studio’

After 20 years in the tattoo industry, Ariana Scarcello discusses setting up a studio, overcoming adversity and the power in doing something for nothing. Though she’s spent two decades working in the tattoo industry, Ariana Scarcello’s education and background are...
By Josh Walker
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