How Frizz + Co. CEO Daphné Eastmond Went from CPA to “Best Hair Day”

Black and white image of Daphné Eastmond in a denim shirt and jeans sitting on a stool and looking into the camera.

Entrepreneurship is rarely a straight line. Many founders started in very different careers before eventually landing in their area of expertise. This is no different for Daphné Eastmond, the Montreal-based founder of Frizz + Co., a line of hair care specifically made with textured hair in mind. As a Chartered Professional Accountant, Eastmond had worked […]

Mallory Greene is Reinventing Our Rituals Around Death

Black and white photo of Eirene CEO Mallory Greene wearing a black tunic and leaning back against a chair.

Mallory Greene is the visionary founder reshaping the deathtech landscape with Eirene Cremations. Eirene disrupts traditional funeral practices, providing a digital-first approach to end-of-life services through the lens of empathy. Greene’s mission is to offer transparency, accessibility, and eco-conscious alternatives, challenging the norms of the funeral industry and dispeling the notion that families must follow […]

Mid-Day Squares’ Lezlie Karls is Rewriting the Brand Playbook

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Step into the weird, wild, and wonderful world of Mid-Day Squares, a Canadian trailblazer poised for a groundbreaking 2024. Lezlie Karls leads the charge alongside co-founders Jake Karls (her brother) and Nick Saltarelli (her husband) with a vision that transcends traditional snacking.   Billed on their website as, “Everything a chocolate bar isn’t, everything a […]

Ones to Watch: 8 Canadian Entrepreneurs Expecting a Big 2024

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Canada is home to world-class entrepreneurs and companies that are redefining the way we think and do business. In our ever-evolving panorama of innovation, the possibilities to build truly gamechanging enterprises and make an impact are endless. In our first GLORY Ones to Watch guide, we’ve assembled a group of leaders who are poised for […]