The Calgary Journal
The Calgary Journal


In a world with many wasteful consumer options, Solita Work created ReWorks Upcycle Shop as a way to provide local eco-friendly products for Calgarians.

Calgary-based singer-songwriter and teacher Alex Labbé has always had a knack for all things music. But he has also been able to prove that with dedication, a childhood hobby can lead to a lifelong career.

Many young women desire the life of travel and wealth that often comes with a successful modelling career. However, Calgary's Jenna Free attained this often-elusive dream but chose to give it up to become a body positivity coach and promote intuitive eating for women.

Denise Blair became the founder and executive director of the Calgary Youth Justice Society (CYJS) in 1998 but much happened before she was able to receive that title.