Vicki Saunders

Serial Entrepreneur and Founder


Vicki Saunders is the Founder of SheEO, a global collaboration of female entrepreneurs and radically generous mentors who work together to create a powerful ecosystem for growing women-led ventures. It is currently crowdfunding a million dollars for its first set of 10 businesses, and has set a goal to raise a billion dollars of capital by 2020.

Vicki has co-founded and run ventures in Europe, Toronto, and Silicon Valley, including Zazengo (an online platform for consumer and employee engagement for Fortune500 companies focused on sustainability), KidsNRG/The NRG Group (which went public on the Toronto Stock Exchange in 2000), and Impactanation, a global consulting firm focused on engaging youth to tackle the grand challenges we are facing.

Vicki was named one of the 100 most influential leaders of 2015 by “Empowering a Billion Women,” alongside Marissa Mayer, Melinda Gates, Sheryl Sandberg, and Michelle Obama. She was also selected as a Global Leader for Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum. She has spoken at events around the world including: The World Economic Forum in Davos, Women of Influence Series in Canada, TEDx Conference, Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurs events, and the Tallberg Forum.




April 30, 2018 | 16:15 - 17:30

Official Keynote

Vicki Saunders Serial Entrepreneur and Founder of SheEO I’ve always been seeking a business model that was doing good and making money at the same time,” says Vicki Saunders. A... Read More
Carson Hall (VCC)