Matthew Barber is a 34-year-old musician who has built a career out of doing what he loves: performing and recording music. (If you've ever tried to make it in the 'biz', you'll know that's no easy feat.) Find out more...
We thought it a good time to help you play catch-up on all the awesome YPs we've been featuring lately. Here's a rundown of the last five smart and sophisticated young professionals you may have missed
As an interactive producer at CBC, Nicole Winchester has to bridge the gap between traditional television and modern online conversation. Find out more about this 36-year-old young professional with a gusto for life and a love of travel in today's YPDaily
Sebastian Pigott is a Canadian actor/musician known for finishing in the Top 10 of Canadian Idol's sixth season â€“ alongside his brother Oliver â€“ and for his role on the series Being Erica. Find out more about this 28-year-old rising star in today's YPDaily
Karen Snider is a thirtysomething philanthropic young professional who is the National Media Manager for the Canadian Red Cross. Her workday can change up at a moment's notice if disaster strikes, and that's when she kicks into high gear and public response and information becomes tantamount. Find out more about this amazingly adaptable woman in today's YPDaily
As Executive Director of Toronto Fringe â€“ which produces the Toronto Fringe Festival and the Next Stage Theatre Festival â€“ 32-year-old Gideon Arthurs is taxed with fostering a sustainable and healthy future for the organization; no small feat, but he's handling the responsibility with care and determination. Find out more about this outstanding young professional in today's YPDaily
Astrid-Maria Ciarallo is a passionate twentysomething young professional who loves politics as a result of her commitment to community involvement. A University of Toronto poli-sci and sociology grad, she is the Campaign Manager for Toronto Board of Trade's VoteOntario2011
Jennifer Polyzotis is an amazing 32-year-old woman with the drive and tenacity of a twentysomething. As a producer of live action television shows for kids, the Burning Man Regional Contact for Toronto, and a part of the programming team for TEDXToronto, Jennifer is able to take her passions to new heights in roles that compliment her varied skills
Elizabeth Brownstein is a 29-year-old distributor of high-end intimate apparel based out of Montreal. At UMI, Liz focuses her talents on growing the company â€“ to which she has strong family roots â€“ and credits working with her female clients as one of the best parts of her day-to-day. Find out more about this McGill University and NYU grad in today's YPDaily
Shannon Lewis is a 33-year-old dynamo in the marketing world. This Dalhousie University grad oversees the marketing for Toronto's Elmood Spa and ElmSpa. Find out more about this forward-thinking and dedicated woman in today's YPDaily.