Enbridge Famous 5 Speaker Night with Karmen Masson
Friday, September 21, 2012
Karmen Masson left her law career behind and turned her passion for helping others into a not- for -profit business. Originally housed in her parent’s 90-year-old basement apartment, Suit Yourself provides clothing and accessories for free to disadvantaged women entering the workforce. From its humble beginnings, Suit Yourself now has its office in Little Italy in Edmonton and has outfitted over 1400 women.
Karmen Masson will share her insights on how to use your passion to transform lives and create synergy within the community while leading and inspiring success.
Here are some of the awards that Karmen Masson has won because of her work with Suit Yourself:
- June 2003: Alberta Justice Award for Humanitarian Contributions
- January 2010: Global Television Woman of Vision Award
- November 2010: Avenue Magazine (Edmonton) Top 40 Under 40 for 2010
- June 2011: Rotary Club of Edmonton Integrity Award
During Karmen’s speaker event, we will be asking the audience to bring gently used accessories and lingerie to donate to Suit Yourself.