Episode Overview

Conor Phillips is an innovator, creative problem solver and serial-entrepreneur, based in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. After working in the tourism industry for several years, Conor recognized that something was missing from how small businesses promote their products and services, and how travellers discover the activities, events, festivals and accommodations around them, particularly the tourism they don’t know exists. Which led Conor to build her startup, Pathfinder365.   

Natasha Peter is the mind and hands behind Kaska Dena Designs, where she creates pieces that are traditional, modern, and luxurious, including everything from clothing to jewellery. After navigating a dark time in her life, Natasha turned to creating and realized her skills were a source of healing, and gave her purpose and direction.

Resources from this episode: 
Startup Canada’s SWAN Cohort for 2023.
Check our Mitacs for innovation and research support 
Check out Women Entrepreneurs of Saskatchewan
For entrepreneurs in the North, check out Incubate North



December 07, 2023