Your Big Break with Gwen Elliot

Your Big Break features today’s top lifestyle entrepreneurs, media magnets, and TV producers, sharing their advice for you to get your big break in business. Your host, Gwen Elliot is a media strategist and TV producer for the Oprah Winfrey Network in Canada. She has helped clients get featured in Forbes, Virgin, Cosmopolitan, Breakfast Television to name a few. Learn more at
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Nov 26, 2015

Millennial blogger, speaker, and podcast host Katie Dalebout is poised to be the next Gabrielle Bernstein for her generation of twentysomethings. Packed with journaling exercises, prompts, and tools, Let It Out is an interactive, therapeutic guidebook that helps readers navigate their lives and cope with stress in a novel, affirmative way.

Nov 19, 2015

Sarah Vermunt is the Founder of Careergasm. She helps people figure out what they want so they can do work they love. Sarah is a professional coach, career expert, and former business professor.  She has even trained with Dr. Martha Beck who you may recognize as a coaching expert for O Magazine and the Oprah Winfrey Show. She writes about careers for Forbes, Entrepreneur, and The Huffington Post. Her work has also been featured at Fortune, U.S. News & World Report and Flare Magazine, to name a few.

Nov 12, 2015

Nada Smith is a teacher, producer and founding member of the OWN Ambassadors an unofficial grassroots group of Oprah Winfrey Network viewers and supporters. Nada produces and books guests for Sirius XM Radio where she’s booked amazing entrepreneurs like Gabrielle Bernstein, DeVon Franklin, Gayle King, Tony Robbins and Oprah Winfrey to name a few. Nada is also a social media strategist, and I’m sure the most rewarding job of all, mother of 2!

Nov 5, 2015

Shannon is a Certified Financial Planner (CFP), Chartered Investment Manager (CIM), media personality, personal finance expert and founder of the New School of FinanceTM. She loves helping everyday people survive the new economic climate through personal finance, ethical investing and small business advice.

Simmons is widely recognized as a trailblazer in the Canadian financial planning industry and an expert in Millennial personal finances and money in the digital world. She was named one of Canada’s Top 30 Under 30 and she recently won the 2014 Notable Award for Best In Finance. She is a regular financial expert on CTV News and also appears as a financial expert in the media, a regular contributor for Toronto Star’s Money Makeover and BBC Capital and host of Coral TV’s Money Awesomeness.

Shannon travels across the country speaking for some of Canada’s largest corporations and universities including IBM Canada, The Canadian Women’s Foundation, University of Toronto, Ryerson University and Bishops University to name a few.