#SpeakerFridays: Masters in Communications
Our next two speakers may come from different spectrums of the media world, but they’ve each paved ways to break down barriers and rise to the top. Let’s get to know them better.
Natasha is the president of NKPR, one of Canada’s leading PR agencies. As one of Canada’s most powerful and innovative women in public relations, she combines her two main passions: shining a spotlight on stories of substance and supporting causes that make a difference. She is also on a mission to provide young businesses access to opportunities with her angel investment company, AN8 Inc.
In January 2015, Ginella Canada’s first hijab-wearing television news reporter. She made history again in 2016 when she filled in as the late anchor on CityNews Toronto, making her the first woman in hijab to ever anchor a major newscast in Canada. She’s worked both behind and in front of the camera for news outlets including CityNews, CTV, and NEWSTALK 1010. Her passion lies in empowering marginalized and minority groups to tell their own stories and engage with news outlets.