Shaken with a Twist (YXE)

Get Shaken with us!

Join us on April 11, and get to know other like-minded entrepreneurs, business professionals, and leaders from the Saskatoon community. Shaken with a TWIST aims to inspire & educate through storytelling & casual couch conversation as Shawna Nelson chats with some of the boldest business women & leaders in our Saskatoon community. At Shaken with a Twist, you can expect a variety of appetizers and beverages, as well as a casual networking component to start and wrap-up the evening. Don’t forget to bring your business cards to enter in the draw for some great door prizes!

Shaken is presented by & Trusted Marketing Services and sponsored by BDCNSBAVirtus Group LLP, and Miller Thomson LLP. Catering is provided by Calories Bakery & Restaurant, with wine selection provided by Authentic Wine & Spirits Merchants & Andrew Peller Ltd.



Stephanie Yong & Katrina German

Stephanie Yong is a design thinking specialist focused at connecting problems to patterns in human behaviour that lead to realistic, actionable solutions. Her passion is to use design thinking methodologies to identify what the end user truly needs in order to come up with the best solution that is the most sustainable and feasible. Stephanie’s work has allowed her to work with a variety of organizations such as the Smart Cities Challenge and the City of Saskatoon Mayor’s Office and  Downtown Bid. Stephanie has aided these organizations in understanding and creating new initiatives by reviewing and ensuring the problems and issues brought forward were focused and accurate by applying design thinking principles to create solutions. Stephanie has a BA in Political Studies and an MBA from the University of Saskatchewan. She has recently completed her ICD training and is a certified Corporate Director. Stephanie is also a recent recipient of the CBC Future 40 Under 40 award.  Stephanie comes from a family of hard workers and has made it her life motto the harder you work, the harder you can play.

Katrina German is an award-winning entrepreneur specializing in communications, technology and digital strategy. She is a seasoned executive, leader and strategist who has reached millions of people through digital storytelling and online media. Katrina is in the CBC Future 40 Under 40, has won the YWCA Women of Distinction Award for Entrepreneurship, Startup Canada Prairie Award for Innovation and recently the International Women in Tech award for Communications.  Her new book, “Action Tracking: Master Your Digital Marketing Strategy in Under 30 Days” dropped in February 2019.

Enjoy a night of casual couch conversation, food, drinks, and prizes! Bring your office, family and friends – no RSVP necessary – Let’s get Shaken with a Twist!


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