Yvonne’s day job involves running her long established electrical distribution company Matrix Power. The company supplies power services and products that help in the everyday efforts of aerospace, communications, utilities, and subsea industries. Her experience running the company for more than two decades has given Yvonne an in-depth understanding of the complexities involved in running a business, participating in trade relationships outside of Canada and of the benefits of hard-work and dedication.
Sahara & Co. is an all-natural health and wellness company that aims to improve the health and lifestyle of its customers. They specialize in all-natural teas and bath products that promote wellbeing underpinned quality. In only a few years the business has achieved immense success and recently, Sahara & Co. was invited to London to participate in Her Majesty the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee celebrations and festivities, to represent Canadian small businesses and the unique relationship between Britain and Canada. Yvonne could not be more honoured to highlight the importance of Canadian small businesses, at such a landmark event.