Media Room

We have garnered some incredible media awareness for our team, our members, and Mompreneurs® overall as an organization!


2018

Cochrane Now – “Local Entrepreneur Receives Nomination” featuring 2018 Mompreneur Awards nominee Jacqueline Day of Real Treat

Richmond News – “Richmond Mom-of-2 Vies for National Business Award” featuring 2018 Mompreneur Awards nominee Teri Wachtel of Hudson + Hobbs

eTrade Wire – “Campbell River Business Named Entrant for National 2018 Mompreneur Award” featuring 2018 Mompreneur Awards nominee Sarah Merchant of Workaday Services


2017

Breakfast Television – “Recognizing Hard-Working Women with the Mompreneur Awards (Part 2)” featuring product/service highlights of some of the 2017 Mompreneur Award finalists as shown by Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker

Global News – “Mompreneur Awards” featuring product/service highlights of some of the 2017 Mompreneur Award finalists as shown by Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker

Waterloo Region Record – “Shortt’s Story: a tale of fresh foods, gourmet gifts” featuring 2017 Mompreneur of the Year Dana Shortt of Dana Shortt Gourmet + Gifts

Waterloo Chronicle – “Local Business Owner Dana Shortt Honoured by National Organization Supporting Working Moms” featuring 2017 Mompreneur of the Year Dana Shortt of Dana Shortt Gourmet + Gifts

The Record – “Waterloo Business Owner Wins Top Mompreneur Award” featuring 2017 Mompreneur of the Year Dana Shortt of Dana Shortt Gourmet + Gifts

Newswire – “Burlington Mom Wins Mompreneur Startup Award” featuring 2017 Mompreneur Startup Award winner Melissa Hyslop of The Munch Mitt (Malarkey Kids FUNctional Products)

CTV Edmonton – “Mama Knows Luxury Nominated for an Award” featuring 2017 Mompreneur Awards finalist Sarah Willey

Langley Times – “Mompreneur Up for National Award” featuring 2017 Mompreneur Awards finalist, and 2017 Mompreneur Award of Merit winner, Duette Anderson of Sendout Cards

InsideHalton – “Milton Fashion Designer a Mompreneurs’ Award of Excellence Finalist” featuring 2017 Mompreneur Awards finalist AnnaMaria DiNicolantonio

InsideHalton – “Two Burlington Residents in Running for Mompreneur Awards” featuring 2017 Mompreneur Awards finalists Christine Frances Poe and Melissa Hyslop

Jane Grueber – “The Power of Inclusion – One Woman on a Mission” featuring Elite+ Mompreneur member & 2017 Mompreneur Awards finalist Dr. Theresa Nicassio

YorkRegion.com – “King Single Mother Finalist for Mompreneur Award for Towel Business” featuring 2017 Mompreneur Awards finalist Lisa Iafrate of Talii Towels

YorkRegion.com – “Poop Sells: Markham Mom’s Aurora-based Business up for Mompreneur Award” featuring 2017 Mompreneur Awards finalist Andrea Winarski of Easy Peasy Patches

MuskokaRegion.com – “Mompreneur Award Nominee is LGBT Advocate, Bracebridge Entrepreneur” featuring 2017 Mompreneur Awards finalist Michelle Emson of Sanctuary Studios

CBC News PEI – “Holland College Recognizes Graduates with Distinguished Alumni Awards” featuring 2017 Mompreneur Awards finalist Melanie Wildman of Nutracelle


2016

The Globe & Mail – “For Mompreneurs, a Co-Working Space with Childcare Hits Sweet Spot” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker

2016 Mompreneur of the Year Colleen Duck of GORP Clean Energy Bars

Winnipeg Sun – “Mompreneur of the Year: GORP bar inventor lauded in Toronto” featuring 2016 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Colleen Dyck

Food In Canada – “Mompreneur of the Year” featuring 2016 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Colleen Dyck

Western Grocer – “Manitoban Colleen Dyck, Founder of GORP Clean Energy Bars, Wins the 2016 Mompreneur Award of Excellence” featuring 2016 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Colleen Dyck

Winnipeg Free Press – “GORP Held Out as Key to Province’s Future” featuring 2016 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Colleen Dyck

Western Food Processor – “The moment has arrived and the winner of the 2016 Mompreneur Award of Excellence has been selected” featuring 2016 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Colleen Dyck of GORP Clean Energy Bars

Get Out There Mag – “Farm to Backpack: The Story of Canada’s GORP Energy Bar” featuring 2016 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Colleen Dyck of GORP Clean Energy Bars

ExportWise via Export Development Canada – “Celebrating Mompreneurs this Mother’s Day” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker

Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker on Breakfast Television with Frankie Flowers for Mompreneur Awards

Breakfast Television – “Best Innovations from the Mompreneur Awards” featuring product/service highlights of 2016 Mompreneur Award Finalists, as shown by Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker

CHCH Morning Live – “The Mompreneur” featuring product/service highlights of 2016 Mompreneur Award Finalists, as shown by Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker

Global News – “Three Manitoba Mompreneurs Finalists at the 2016 Mompreneur Awards” featuring 2016 Mompreneur Awards finalists Colleen Dyck, Carly Shuler, and Cindy Grenier.

Coca-Cola Partner Profile – “Mompreneurs Momentum”

Global News – “Mompreneur Finalist from Calgary; Dana Kerford, Founder & Friendship Expert, GirlPower & GoodGuys” featuring 2016 Mompreneurs Momentum Award winner Dana Kerford

Mississauga.com – ‘Reverse Mentoring Process’ Works, Says UPS President featuring 2016 Mompreneur Award of Merit winner Angie Wagenaar of Isagenix

Ottawa Community News – “Nepean ‘Mompreneur’ Up for Business and Innovation Award” featuring 2016 Mompreneur Awards finalist Nita Tandon of Dalcini Stainless

Ottawa Start – “Local Business Cellar 82 Selected as a Finalist for The 2016 Mompreneur Startup Award” featuring 2016 Mompreneur Awards finalist Kasey Boudreau of Cellar 82

Canadian Franchise Association – “How Owning a Franchise is a Natural Fit for ‘Mompreneurs'” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker, and Mompreneur members Dawn Mucci of Lice Squad, and Ruthie Burd of The Lunch Lady Group

The Sarnia Journal  – “City ‘Mompreneur’ Juggles Kids, Homegrown Business” featuring 2016 Mompreneur Awards finalist Laura Batista of Handmade for You Love Lu


2015

Global News – “Calgarian Wins Mompreneur of the Year” featuring 2015 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Andrea Iervella of SchoolWorx

GoDaddy.com – “Canadian Mompreneur Turns Children’s Artwork into Lasting Memories” featuring 2015 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Andrea Iervella of Schoolworx

Greater Hamilton Musician – “Where is the Business Guidance for Female Musicians? Mompreneurs Will Provide Safe Passage” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker and Mompreneurs Ambassador Teresa Cirillo

Hamilton News: Mompreneurs Momentum Enterprise launches national program at Studio E in Stoney Creek” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker, Coca-Cola Canada, Hamilton area dignitaries, and Mompreneurs Ambassador Teresa Cirillo

Newswire – “Government of Canada Proud to Support ‘Mompreneurs’ Across Canada” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker, Coca-Cola Canada, and Ministry for Status of Women Canada

AM 900 CHML – “Mompreneurs Celebrates Success of a Local Businesswoman with Grant Announcement” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker, Coca-Cola Canada, and Ministry for Status of Women Canada

ParentsCanada.com – “Mompreneur 2015 Conference Another Success”


2014

CHCH Morning Live – “Celebrating Mompreneurs’ Invention & Success” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker

Toys & Games Magazine – “Easy Daysies Founder Named 2014 Mompreneur of the Year” featuring 2014 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Elaine Tan Comeau of Easy Daysies

That Mom Hustle – “Mompreneur Monday” featuring 2014 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Elaine Tan Comeau of Easy Daysies

Cambridge Times – “Orangeville Woman’s Parenting Game a Candidate for Canadian Mompreneur Award” featuring 2015 Mompreneur Awards finalist Cindy Williams of the Red Card Blue Card Game

CHCH Morning Live – “The Mompreneur” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker

BK on the Scene – “Mompreneurs with Arlene Dickinson Sat., March 22, 2014” featuring images and recap from the 2014 National Mompreneurs Conference

Business Advisory Centre Durham – “Women’s Breakfast” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker

Mississauga Life – “The Rise of Mompreneurs” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker and Mompreneur members from Mississauga

Guelph Mercury – “Guelph Woman Lauded as ‘Mompreneur’ for Dressed to Deliver Business” featuring Mompreneur member Julie Berg


2013

Canada One: Canadian Small Business News – “Seven Tips to Help Mompreneurs Juggling Business, Parenthood, and Entrepreneurship” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker

CityNews – “Baby Booties Maker Wins Top Honours at GTA Mompreneur Awards” featuring 2013 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Jade Barr of Jady Babys

ParentsCanada.com – “Jady Babys Soft Soled Boots wins 2013 Mompreneur Award” featuring 2013 Mompreneur Award of Excellence winner Jade Barr of Jady Babys

Toronto Star – Two Toronto Women up for Mompreneur Award featuring 2013 Mompreneur Award finalists Karen Walker and Devorah Miller


2012

Canadian Business Magazine – “Mompreneurs: Moms First, Business Second” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker, and 2014 Mompreneur of the Year Elaine Tan Comeau of Easy Daysies

Maclean’s Magazine – “Business After Babies” featuring Mompreneurs Founder & CEO Maria Locker and 2014 Mompreneur of the Year Elaine Tan Comeau of Easy Daysies