iWIST Director | Founder of resurgo.co, Business & Marketing Consultant, Mental Health Advocate

Laurel Anne Stark

Laurel Anne Stark is the founder of resurgo.co, the first-ever web app designed to support self-employed women to succeed. Laurel is an acclaimed business and marketing consultant and mental health advocate, dedicated to empowering self-employed women to do well.

Laurel is also a three-time nominee of the Canadian Women Entrepreneur Of The Year Awards presented by Women of Influence and Royal Bank of Canada. Laurel is the founder of The New Media Group, a digital communications agency as well as the lead author of The State of Female Entrepreneur Mental Health, the first-ever research report of its kind. Laurel has been supporting female entrepreneurs since 2003. When she’s not working, Laurel is most likely drooling over the latest fashions, hula hooping, laughing at memes or learning something new.