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Trish Masenda Mandewo | Canada | Empowerment & Relentless Pursuit

CEO | Speaker | Coquitlam City Councillor | Founder & CEO, Synergy Executive & Boards Consulting Group

Speaker | Mentor | Author

Trish Masenda Mandewo's story is one of resilience, empowerment, and relentless pursuit of excellence. A Zimbabwean-born multi-award-winning entrepreneur, Trish wears many hats with grace and tenacity. As a City Councillor for the City of Coquitlam, she navigates the corridors of power with integrity and purpose, advocating for the voices of her constituents. Her role as an author of "Growth Strategies for the Hungry Entrepreneur" underscores her commitment to sharing knowledge and empowering others to reach their full potential. Trish's magnetic presence extends to the stage, where she captivates audiences as a motivational speaker and storyteller, weaving narratives of triumph and perseverance.

In addition to her civic duties and literary pursuits, Trish co-founded the Women’s Collaborative Hub Society, a testament to her dedication to advancing gender equality and fostering collaboration among women in business.

Trish's accolades speak volumes about her impact and influence.

Recognized as a 2017 RBC Top 25 Canadian Immigrant and a recipient of the Canada 150 Sesquicentennial pin for leadership, she embodies the spirit of excellence and leadership.

Trish's journey is rooted in a solid educational foundation, having graduated from Oklahoma Baptist University and The University of Central Oklahoma with degrees in Medical Microbiology and Embryology. Her commitment to lifelong learning is evident in her continuous quest to share the knowledge she has amassed over her 20+ years as an entrepreneur.

Among her many accomplishments, Trish has served as a panelist and advisor for Telus Small Businesses, offering insights on best practices for engaging savvy customers. Her television appearances on Chek TV's Reality TV show "The Hardway Show" have further showcased her expertise and resilience.

Beyond the accolades and achievements, Trish's greatest joy lies in inspiring others to dream big and pursue their goals fearlessly. Whether she's sharing her wisdom on stage or mentoring aspiring entrepreneurs, she leaves an indelible mark on all who have the privilege of crossing her path.

Social Media Handles:

Instagram: @trishmandewo

LinkedIn: Trish Masenda Mandewo


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