Geraldine Cahill

Curious.
Energetic.
Cheeky.

Geraldine Cahill (She/Her/Hers, They/Them/Their) was born in Australia and completed a BA in Media Studies at RMIT and a BA in Film and Television from the Victoria College of the Arts.  Currently Director of UpSocial (Canada), an social innovation agency first launched in Barcelona in 2010.

By PK Mutch

News media entrepreneur, freelance journalist, Canadian Association of Journalists member, former book publishing executive, zine-maker and startup professional.  Marigold Capital advisory board. Recipent of Inspiring Top 50 Women in STEM in 2018. Profiled in Canada 150 Women: Conversations with Leaders, Champions and Luminaries. Founder  and former President of award-winning Fifth Town Artisan Cheese, Canada's 8th B-Corp, which under her leadership received the Premier's Award for Agri-Food Innovation (2009). Petra currently works to advance inclusive entrepreneurship and innovation in public policy and startup ecosystems with a particular emphasis on gender equity.  Petra is the founding publisher of Liisbeth. Follow Petra on Twitter or connect with her on LinkedIn.