As CEO of Venture Communications
, Arlene Dickinson has made a name for herself as one of Canada’s most renowned marketing communications entrepreneurs. She grew up in poverty in Calgary, but is now a self-made multimillionaire.
In 2012, Dickinson founded a second company, YouInc.com
, a venture dedicated to investing in entrepreneurs and the entrepreneurial lifestyle. She has served as a mentor to aspiring entrepreneurs on the award-winning CBC series Dragons’ Den
and The Big Decision
. She’s currently the marketing expert on the reality show Recipe to Riches
, and has authored two bestselling books, Persuasion
and All In