Posts Tagged ‘Women in Business’

Kickin’ Ass & Takin’ Names: Karen King of Said the King

4 Apr, 2015  |  by Yuli Scheidt

The work of Karen King first crossed the Toronto Squad’s radar at an Etsy Canada event. We instagrammed her bowls that night, loving the sassy, food loving sentiments. Said the King is her line of housewares, and we’ve been double tapping her photos ever since. Beyond thrilled when Karen asked us to do a shoot using her dishes, I knew just the chubby hands I wanted to shoot those bowls with instantly. Karen’s dishes tend to lean towards the minimal, but…

Kickin’ Ass and Taking Names: Sheila Sampath of Shameless

2 Feb, 2015  |  by Siobhan Ozege

In this week’s edition of Kickin’ Ass and Taking Names, we’re thrilled to profile one of our most inspiring community and media leaders: the smart, stylish and savvy Sheila Sampath! (1) Who are you and what do you do? My name is Sheila Sampath and I’m interested in collaboration, creativity and community; in other words, I like making friends, making stuff with friends, and having that stuff, in turn, make for a better world. I am the principal and creative…

Kickin Ass and Takin Names: Lora Grady of PS You’re Beautiful

1 Jan, 2015  |  by Ama Scriver

Welcome to a new(ish) column we’re introducing at Fat Girl Food Squad called Kickin’ Ass and Takin’ Names. This column is going to ask women who we thinking kick-ass and take names in business (all types of business) and how they got there! If you have someone you think we should profile, comment below! We would love to hear your suggestions! This week we’re featuring Lora Grady, who runs the amazing body-positive blog, P.S. You’re Beautiful and who we’re throwing our…