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May is Asian Heritage Month, and in celebration, we want to recognize the amazing contributions and achievements of people of Asian and South Asian descent. Each May is an opportunity to highlight and be inspired by the strength and resilience of Asian Canadians. This year, the Canadian government’s theme for 2023 Asian Heritage Month is “Stories of Determination.” We’ve compiled a list of Asian-Canadian entrepreneurs, artists, writers, chefs and more whose stories have made and continue to make, a lasting impact on their community, city, province, country, and the world.
Celebrate women - on International Women's Day and every day of the year. The women featured in this list range from CEOs to activists to actresses to sneakerheads. And although their professions may differ, each powerhouse has one thing in common, the path they forge for our future communities.
Whether you're in the startup phase or your business is set for expansion, the proper support plays a crucial role in your journey. Here's a list of resources that support Black entrepreneurs and Black-owned businesses.