Panel Discussion and Networking Event
May 11th, 2017
6:00pm to 8:30pm
We’ve invited a curated selection of brand creatives and strategists along with women entrepreneurs to discuss the hidden elements of creating and sustaining a successful brand. We’ll discuss the importance of knowing your customers, your brand mission, and creating a successful identity that resonates with your customers. See our speaker lineup below.
Businesses are relationship-driven pursuits. We encourage you to bring your business cards, sharpen your elevator pitch and don’t be shy. Come ready to ask your need-to-know questions. Expect to leave more informed, inspired, and motivated with new business best friends.
Branding Creatives and Women Entrepreneurs
Emilia Farrace is Founder and Creative Director at Simply Elaborate Creative. Known for blending style with purpose, bringing significance to simplicity, turning fresh ideas into flourishing spaces and for making brands more memorable, the agency specializes in creative strategy, brand identity, and web design and development. A genuine triple threat with degrees in Communications, Business Management, and Website Design and Production — Emilia’s wildly talented at helping her clients connect the dots that form their big picture vision.
Janelle Morgan is founder and agency director at Morgan Model Management, a boutique modeling agency, which represents a wide variety of models from various ethnic backgrounds. With 15 years of experience, Janelle has nurtured and guided fresh new faces into Grade-A contenders. Her selective scouting style provides clients who are looking for a diverse roster of female models, with a more competitive edge.
Kim Miyama is the founder and principal planner at Kim Miyama Events. She holds over a decade of experience in the hospitality industry, mainly as a wedding and high-profile corporate planner. Kim has been nominated for Top 30 Under 30 in Ontario, has been listed as a WedLuxe Glitterati Member, and has been a part of many outstanding corporate and social events. She works with clients from all over Canada and the world making their dreams for a perfect event a reality.
Maria Piñeros is the Creative Director for Joint Development Collective (JDC), an agency that specializes in finding creative and compelling ways to tell purpose-driven stories. As a Creative Director seasoned in both brand development and graphic design, her goal is to craft visions that exceed market expectations and compliment strategies. She’s worked for such clients as Collins Barrow, Volunteer Toronto, Waterlution, Casa Pueblito, Costi Immigrant Services, The Museum of Inuit Art, and b current.