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Women Leaders in Business

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These profiles and inspirational stories about influential women making a difference in our region are made possible through the continued support of Lambac - LaCloche Manitoulin Business Assistance Corporation as part of our Northern Ontario Business Leaders Program.


<updated>Women Leaders in Business:</updated> Abiding curiosity drives the work of long-time Timmins business leader

Women Leaders in Business: Abiding curiosity drives the work of long-time Timmins business leader

Noella Rinaldo brings a lifetime of experience to new economic development role
<updated>Women Leaders in Business:</updated> Co-owner of world-renowned mining contractor emphasizes company culture

Women Leaders in Business: Co-owner of world-renowned mining contractor emphasizes company culture

Manroc is Manitouwadge's largest employer but still small on the world mining stage — and Katie Simoneau wouldn't change a thing
<updated>Women Leaders in Business:</updated> Teen businesswoman hopes to attract campers to Northern Ontario

Women Leaders in Business: Teen businesswoman hopes to attract campers to Northern Ontario

Mylène Coulombe-Gratton is the 18-year-old owner-operator of Follow Her North, a Hearst-based adventure company
<updated>Women Leaders in Business:</updated>  Supporting local artisans has sustained Callander import company

Women Leaders in Business: Supporting local artisans has sustained Callander import company

Jennifer McNutt Bywater has promoted Fair Trade and sustainable practices in her specialty gift store for 30 years
<updated>Women Leaders in Business:</updated> Pandemic inspired popular food truck for Manitoulin chef

Women Leaders in Business: Pandemic inspired popular food truck for Manitoulin chef

Hiawatha Osawamick set to open new takeout drive-thru service after COVID shuttered plans for Sudbury restaurant
<updated>Women Leaders in Business:</updated> Family, community and hard work drive Goulais River entrepreneur

Women Leaders in Business: Family, community and hard work drive Goulais River entrepreneur

Tiana Byrnes follows Seven Sacred Grandfather Teachings to guide her business endeavours
<updated>Women Leaders in Business:</updated> ‘Be Prepared’ is Kathy Wells-McNeil’s motto for life

Women Leaders in Business: ‘Be Prepared’ is Kathy Wells-McNeil’s motto for life

Sudbury entrepreneur draws from her modest roots to create award-winning health-care business
<updated>Women Leaders in Business:</updated> Finding her voice

Women Leaders in Business: Finding her voice

Hard work, attention to detail, "a passion for making things right" are what drives Donna Hilsinger
<updated>Women Leaders in Business:</updated> A champion for equality and entrepreneurship

Women Leaders in Business: A champion for equality and entrepreneurship

Thunder Bay's Rosalind Lockyer empowers Northern Ontario women to realize impactful lives
<updated>Women Leaders in Business:</updated> Teacher-turned-Thunder Bay brewer relies on grit and hard work

Women Leaders in Business: Teacher-turned-Thunder Bay brewer relies on grit and hard work

Sleeping Giant Brewing's Drea Mulligan leans on like-minded entrepreneurial women for sounding board