Shaken with a Twist (Online)

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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 host Shawna Nelson chats with some of the boldest business women & leaders in our Saskatoon community.


Featuring Veronique Loewen, Professional Communicator and English/French Translator

Véronique owns Verolingo Communications, an English/French translation and professional communication services provider. She holds an MBA from Royal Roads University (Victoria, BC), a Bachelor of Arts in Applied Foreign Languages (major in translation English/French) from UPV Montpellier III (France) and is a certified Communications Management Professional from the Global Communication Certification Council. She is a 22-year member of the Association of Translators and Interpreters of Saskatchewan and a long-standing member of the International Association of Business Communicators. A Notary Public in and for Saskatchewan, Véronique is also certified in Mental Health First Aid from Mental Health Commission of Canada’s Mental Health Frist Aid Canada.


A seasoned public relations and community investment management professional, with 25 years of experience as a mining sector communicator and over two decades as an English/French translation services provider, Véronique particularly enjoys sharing her excellent writing skills with businesses and non-profit organizations alike. Making sense of and communicating science, engineering, technical, and all things not so intuitive to a broad audience is her expertise. Finding the right words to engage, touch and prompt action and understanding is her passion – she has shared it with several organizations as a consulting copy writer and copy editor. Some of Véronique’s latest communication and translation services clients include Orano Canada Inc., Q-Line Trucking, Maven Water & Environment, the Saskatchewan Teachers’ Federation, 3Twenty Modular, the Saskatoon Community Foundation, and the Saskatoon Industry Education Council.


Véronique’s passion for communication is also reflected in her community involvement and engagement. Véronique is a founding member of Women in Mining/Women in Nuclear Saskatchewan and she is a member of the boards of the Elizabeth Fry Society of Saskatchewan and Prairieland Park. Véronique is also a member of the board of directors of the crown corporation SaskEnergy Inc. In 2018 She was the recipient of an International Association of Business Communicators Gold Quill Award of Merit in the category of publications. In 2017 Véronique was the recipient of the YWCA Saskatoon Women of Distinction Award in Leadership and of the Women in Nuclear Canada Leadership Award.

After 25 years in the corporate world, Véronique is excited to be a full-time entrepreneur and contribute directly to Saskatoon’s business community.


Registration is required. Shaken with a Twist is open to all (no membership needed!). 


Shaken with a Twist is sponsored by the NSBA, Wiegers Financial and Benefits, and Virtus Group.

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