Katie Zeppieri
Katie Zeppieri is proud to be the Founder & Chief Empowerment Officer of Make Your Mark, a social enterprise that provides leadership development training to youth and is also the Founder of GIRL TALK Empowerment Day, a one-day pep rally dedicated to motivating girls to become leaders of positive change. She is an on-air radio panelist Monday mornings in Toronto on NEWSTALK 1010. To learn more visit katiezeppieri.com.

Entries by Katie Zeppieri

An Authentic Role Model for Motherhood

(0) Comments | Posted August 28, 2015 | 12:49 PM

The first time I met Tara Teng was in Vancouver, B.C. for the 2013 Miss World Canada pageant. I was one of the candidates for that year's roster and Tara was the 2012 reigning queen. I had been following her journey as Miss World Canada before the 2013 pageant and...

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Celeb Make-Up Artist on How to Channel Your Inner Sophia Loren

(0) Comments | Posted March 25, 2015 | 5:44 PM


If you have ever watched a red carpet event, tuned into an awards show or flipped open a fashion magazine, you have most likely seen the work of the talented celebrity makeup artist and photographer, Troy Jensen. Based in Los Angeles,...

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How One Woman Escaped Forced Marriage and Thrived

(7) Comments | Posted January 17, 2015 | 9:10 AM


"Courage is not the absence of fear, but the triumph over it," said Nelson Mandela. Nasreen Sheikh is, undoubtedly, one of the most courageous people I have ever met. She is a social entrepreneur living in Nepal and is subverting the typical role...

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Five Ways You Can Promote Gender Equality in Your Workplace

(0) Comments | Posted December 10, 2014 | 7:39 AM


Gender equality continues to be one of the largest movements of our generation. Out of the eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) set by the United Nations in 2000, the third goal listed is "promote gender equality and empower women."


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