Visual After Visual, or VAV for short, is a professional video production and photography company from St. Catharines, Ont. VAV was founded in July 2017 by childhood friends Clay Upson and Leon Gash. Clay, who is the head producer and creative director, has had a passion for the camera from a young age and … Continue reading Visual After Visual: How to creatively gain followers
Laying underneath a Ford car, Michael Zaccaria placed a bracket right below the muffler. Two years, day after day, bracket after bracket, Zaccaria was becoming tired of being the proverbial cog in a machine. Working on the assembly line at the Ford Motor Company in Oakville, Ont., this repetitive motion soon became unbearable. On the … Continue reading The rise of the gig economy for millennials
Dre Pao is a songwriter and recording artist from Hamilton. Before music, Dre studied political science and graduated with a Bachelor of Arts degree from McMaster University. Dre’s debut single “WithoutChya” was released on June 3, 2017. Upon its release, the latin-inspired single was named “Maple Pick - Song of the Week” by 91.5FM The … Continue reading Strategies for Digital Marketing with Musician Dre Pao
Diana Olsen, the president of Balzac’s Coffee Roasters, shares the inspiration for founding this coffee shop on Cable 14. Watch this video to discover the unique history of the company and get inspired by her natural success. Video originally produced by Amanda Pope for Cable 14.
Katarina Poletto, the founder of Dolled Up Desserts, shares her experience with achieving success by putting herself "out there." Watch this video to get inspired to get out of your comfort zone and also learn how to bake her signature brownies.
Dragica Lebo, a business development officer, shares how the Ontario Summer Company Program can help startups in Hamilton to successfully build their company. Watch this video to discover how you can receive three thousand dollars and professional mentorship.
Jordan Jancic, the founder of Stage Seven Photography & Video, discusses the pros and cons of running a business that stems from your passion. Watch this video to discover how to not lose pleasure in that passion because it is your work now.