We are proud to announce that Jennifer Powell and Shannon Mischuk have taken the bull by the horns as the new Owners & Operators of BlissDom Canada and are ready to rock it again for 2014!!
Here’s the amazing BlissDom Canada Team! Also check out our amazing Advisory Board - you’ll see some familiar faces there too!
With over 15 years of experience working with global brands, Jennifer is a marketing and events strategist that lives marketing with heart & passion unparalleled in the industry. Her motto is “down with same old rubber chicken solutions” and strives to develop “wow”, had-to-be-there moments that creates unique connections between brands and their customers to establish longer term, lasting relationships.
Jennifer’s award-winning ability in seeing both the big picture design as well as what is required in the littlest detail, provides her clients with a comfort and confidence in knowing that an event will go on without concern on their part. She is so excited to be part of the Blissdom crew this year!
On any given day, Jenn can be found doing kids crafts with her two children, coming up with a new theme party idea, training for her next half marathon or working on many charity programs she is involved with, most dear to her heart is #OperationThanks, an initiative to say Thank you to our Troops in Canada.
As the cool mom to 4 kids and the Pastor’s Sassy Wife, Shash has a knack of putting people at ease with her contagious smile and generous heart. She is our resident cheerleader!
Entrepreneurship runs through her veins. Together with her husband they have led an incredible church in Kitchener, Ontario for the last two decades. They also own a coffee machine business, a Social Media Marketing business, and they are partners in an auto-body shop. Jenn and Shash also founded SPLASH Media Engagement in 2013, a Canadian Influencer Marketing Agency which is growing leaps and bounds.
What we really mean to say is we think Shash is awesome and we’re glad she spends too much time on her blog Shasher’s Life, Facebook and Twitter.
Tara is a Social Media Manager and Virtual Assistant who works from her “office” (aka couch) at home in Northern Ontario. She is married to a great guy with ADD and has 3 delightful children with a fascinating array of unique qualities ranging from Autism and Oppositional Defiant Disorder to anxiety and learning disorders. She maintains her cheerful and helpful attitude by laughing her way through the harder parts of life. She has been blogging at Tara’s View of the World since 2006, and when she isn’t on Twitter you can find her hiding in her bed reading a novel.
Melanie Minor – @msmelanieminor – Events Director
Melanie is a tactical event planner with a passion for building community with soul.
She has successfully navigated security conscious events heavy in political protocol, as well as produced creative and noteworthy experiences drenched in cocktails and sass. Her work has been recognized by the Toronto Board of Trade, Chief of Police, and has been featured in a list of publications that include the National Post and Toronto Life Magazine. Needless to say, her 5 year old has had some pretty rockin’ tea parties.
You can find Melanie online here. Offline she loves sharing a belly laugh over a glass of wine. She likes her wine blonde, full-bodied and bold – just like her.
Lindsay Dianne is a cover-published writer and photographer from Vancouver, British Columbia. Writing has always been a part of Lindsay’s life, as someone who wrote her way through high school and the Print Futures: Professional Writing Program at Douglas College. Lindsay works as an established Virtual Assistant and ghostwriter, offering extra help to busy entrepreneurs who don’t have time to focus on their digital media management or the blogging aspect of their business.
Ever since purchasing her first camera at the age of twelve, Anna’s passion is photography and capturing people and their moments.
Anna has photographed Members of Parliament, the Governor General of Canada, Colin Mocherie, Paul McKenna and a believe it or not Jordan Knight from New Kids on the Block to name a few. She has also photographed some of the most beautiful Women in Canada and the United States through amazing events such as Blissdom Canada. It is in capturing these beautiful Women that Anna truly loves her work the most.
She has studied with some of the best photographers in Canada and the US and even a few from Australia. Continuously learning and improving her photography in order to capture your special moments. Website: Anna Epp Photography
Ariane Griffiths is the Principal of Ariane Griffiths ~ Web | Media | Design, a small design firm that specialises in Brand Development for small to medium sized businesses. Ariane can be found Guest Instructing at Humber College on topics such as Social Media and Freelancing and can also be found on Rogers TV Georgina as she is the Host of the Tech Show “The Social Scene” and can be found blogging about tech and design at ArianeGriffiths.com.
Jacqueline Hunter is the Show Director for the Made by Hand Show, a company that supports, showcases and promotes Canadian artists, artisans and designers. They host three showcases a year (Spring/Fall/Christmas editions), assisting local artists with an affordable way to promote and showcase their work. Jacqueline has over 5 years experience in the industry, both as an exhibitor and Show Director. What makes the Made by Hand experience different is its affordability for shoppers with low cost admission and free children attractions. For more information please visit www.madebyhandshow.ca