Vicki Saunders is a serial entrepreneur committed to developing sustainable, thriving businesses that tackle major challenges we are facing in society.
Vicki was co-founder and CEO of Zazengo, an online platform focused on managing, tracking and inspiring impact for employee and consumer engagement. Zazengo worked with Fortune 100 clients including; Johnson&Johnson, Walmart and Coca-Cola.
Previous to Zazengo, Vicki was co-CEO of the NRG Group, a publicly traded company on the Toronto Stock Exchange. The NRG Group grew out of KidsNRG, Canada’s leading catalyst and supporter of youth entrepreneurship, when KidsNRG merged with a $40M venture fund to develop an internet incubator and youth marketing consultancy.
Vicki has been a catalyst for many start-ups and has also founded and run an English language school in Prague, Czech Republic in 1990, an import-export business between the Czech Republic and India and Impactanation, an organization dedicated to increasing awareness and inspiring entrepreneurial action in young people around the themes of environment, health and social justice.
In 2001, Vicki was selected as a Global Leader for Tomorrow by the World Economic Forum. She has spoken widely at events around the world including; The World Economic Forum in Davos, Women of Influence Series in Canada, at the Schwab Foundation for Social Entrepreneurs events and the Tallberg Forum.
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