Sarah Thomson is an entrepreneur with over 30 years experience in various industries from construction and development to retail, advocacy, and media. Her early career saw her disrupt the oil industry by adding convenience stores to gas stations.
In 1997 she founded the Hamilton Examiner, a weekly print newspaper in Hamilton. She sold the Examiner in 2001 and launched the Women’s Post Inc. in 2002 as a monthly print magazine. The Women’s Post grew from a monthly print magazine into a daily online publication designed to celebrate women entrepreneurs. Sarah is currently the CEO and Publisher of Women’s Post.
Sarah is an advocate for women, the environment, and a driver of social change. She is also the CEO and founder of Canvas and Cave Barbados a social enterprise focused on entrepreneurship and environment with the goal to helping communities become self-sustainable.
Sarah currently divides her time between Barbados and Toronto, Canada where she lives with her husband and two children.