Paulina is the Business Development Manager for BC & Yukon at Futurpreneur Canada (formerly CYBF).
Futurpreneur is a national non-profit focused on fueling youth entrepreneurship via financing, mentorship and support tools to aspiring business owners aged 18-39. Paulina works with startup entrepreneurs to support them in the initial stages of their business, and collaborates with strategic community partners to build BC’s entrepreneurial ecosystem.
Previously, Paulina worked at KPMG Vancouver with Industrial Markets clients, where she completed her Chartered Accountant designation. In 2008, she was a Founding Director of Young Women in Business (YWiB), was the organization’s President, and is currently Chair of the Board of Directors. YWiB is a non-profit society for emerging female leaders in Canada, which grew from a conference in 2008 to 7 chapters across Canada.
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