Young Entrepreneurs


YEDaily: Christian Schmidt and Chris Bayer

YEDaily: Christian Schmidt and Chris Bayer

Christian Schmidt and Chris Bayer are the co-founders and worksmiths behind Black Sheep Mattress Company (which has one of the best designed websites we've ever seen for their industry, by the way). Since starting their business earlier this year, they've...
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YEDaily: Wade Batiuk

Wade Batiuk is a University of Toronto and Sheridan College grad whose Calgary-based company, Neutrino Enterprises Inc., is responsible for the innovative and problem-solving Sommelier Wines Menu app. Find out more about Wade and his ingenious technology in today's YEDaily
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YEDaily: Phil Crozier

Calgary-based photographer Phil Crozier, better known to some by his business' moniker PHOTOPHILCRO, is a 28-year-old master of the lens whose company started in an interesting place...Find out where, and all about this YE, in today's feature
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YEDaily: Zak Homuth

Zak Homuth started Upverter – a tool to help the collaborative process for hardware designers – in August 2010. Since its inception, engineers and designers alike have begun to flock to this innovative solution. Find out more about this 26-year-old YE in today's feature
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YEDaily: Hadija Gabunga

Hadija Gabunga is the inspirational entrepreneur behind Hipband, the fashion accessory that lets ladies layer without the extra bulk. This 30-year-old Uganda native has seen notable success since starting her business in 2005, and with a new site launching next week, her rise to household recognition is sure to keep steamrolling. Find out more in today's feature
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YEDaily: Hadija Gabunga

Hadija Gabunga is the inspirational entrepreneur behind Hipband, the fashion accessory that lets ladies layer without the extra bulk. This 30-year-old Uganda native has seen notable success since starting her business in 2005, and with a new site launching next week, her rise to household recognition is sure to keep steamrolling. Find out more in today's feature
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YEDaily: James Watson

Twenty-six year old James Watson started his company, Beausoleil Sustainability Solutions, just this past February, responding to a need to help give answers and connections to professionals advancing "green" initiatives. Find out more about this non-traditional environmentalist in today's YEDaily.
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YEDaily: Charise Mariel Garcia

Charise Mariel Garcia is one of Toronto's most stylish and savvy YPs with her own public relations company, kaeru communications, and a popular blog she co-authors, luckypennydaily. Find out more about this brainy beauty in today's YEDaily
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YEDaily: Nikolai Bratkovski

The health care system in Canada is sometimes difficult to navigate. Whether it be searching out a new practitioner or trying to book an appointment, the barrage of information and runarounds is constant. Nikolai Bratkovski is looking to change that with his latest venture, HealthAware.ca. Find out more in today's YEDaily
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YEDaily: Ben Barry

Ben Barry was in grade 9 when he first started representing models. (Young, right?) It may have been by way of fluke, but since the young age of 14 Ben has dedicated his life and career to helping break down the traditional stereotypes in the industries of fashion and beauty. Find out more about this YE in today's feature
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